Dr Ding (Melody) Ding

Institute: University of Sydney
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Cardiovascular disease prevention among Chinese immigrants in Australia

Australia is undergoing a major demographic transition where immigrants are making up a large proportion of the population.

Currently, 2% of Australian citizens were born in China, which is the largest source of permanent immigrants.

Preliminary research suggests potential inequity in cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes among Chinese immigrants. However, Chinese immigrants’ CVD risk has…

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