Offered by Charles Darwin University and Menzies School of Health Research:

 This list will be updated as new projects become available.

Research area Research division Project title Supervisors
Melioidosis Global and Tropical Health Darwin Prospective Melioidosis Study

(Opportunities exist for Honours, Master by Research, Master of Public Health Research Project and PhD students)

Mark Mayo
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Social science and public health: health and education Renal health and public health: health and education

Impact on urban schools and educational outcomes of children of adults relocated for medical treatment (dialysis)

  1. Gillian Gorham

Relocation for medical treatment Renal health Housing needs and the impact of dislocation on patient, family and community
  1. Gillian Gorham

Nutrition, Indigenous health Wellbeing and Preventable Chronic Diseases

Exploring drivers of the sugary drinks consumption among school children living in remote communities of northern Australia.

Dr Selma Liberato
Nutrition, Indigenous health, Education Wellbeing and Preventable Chronic Diseases

Exploring the relationships between usual diet (foods and drinks) and educational outcomes in children living in remote communities of northern Australia

Dr Selma Liberato
Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases Child Health

Association between scabies, skin sores and strongyloidiasis for children and adults in a remote Aboriginal community.

Dr Thérèse Kearns
Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases Child Health

Antibiotic use in the first two years of life for children from three remote Aboriginal communities.

Dr Thérèse Kearns

Australian Indigenous Medicinal Plants 

Child Health Australian Indigenous Medicinal Plants

Dr Greg Leach

Prof Anne Chang

Inter-cultural communication Wellbeing and Preventable Chronic Diseases The ‘Communicate’ study: an intervention to improve inter-cultural communication between healthcare providers and Aboriginal clients

Dr Anna Ralph

Prof Alan Cass

Assoc Prof Anne Lowell (CDU)

Epidemiology, Nutrition

Child Health

Dietary intake of Yolngu children aged <2 years

Dr Thérèse Kearns
Indigenous ear health Child Health

Hygiene hands and Otitis Media in Indigenous families

CRE ICHEAR CI or AI 
Diabetes in pregnancy Wellbeing and Preventable Chronic Diseases

NT & Far North Queensland Diabetes in Pregnancy Partnership

Assoc Prof Louise Maple-Brown
Epidemiology, Infectious diseases Global and Tropical Health Clinical and Molecular epidemiology of hepatitis B virus in northern Australia Assoc Prof Josh Davis

 

 

  1. Research opportunities - summary of projects

    Research opportunities - summary of projects

    Attachment
    Summary of projects available 2017 v7.pdf