evidence-based issues

Mar 6, 2012

Reviewing the many uses for research in Closing the Gap

As National Close the Gap Day approaches, it is timely to consider t

Melissa Sweet — Health journalist and <a href=Croakey co-ordinator" class="author__portrait">

Melissa Sweet

Health journalist and Croakey co-ordinator

As National Close the Gap Day approaches, it is timely to consider the role of translational research in improving Indigenous health.

In the article below, Professor Neil Thomson, director of the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet, reviews the different types and uses of translational research, and suggests that Australia is doing relatively well in the field of translational research and Indigenous health.

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