Dr Judith Katzenellenbogen

Institute: University of Western Australia
Category: Public Health
Current Project

Closing the Knowledge to Action Gap in Indigenous heart disease and stroke

Improved cardiovascular health will make a critical contribution to reducing the difference in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.

Dr Katzenellenbogens program of research covers three broad cardiovascular diseases in which disparities between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians are very high: ischaemic heart disease, stroke and rheumatic heart disease (RHD).

Since 2008,…

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