The Lowitja Institute is Australia’s national institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research. We are an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation, named in honour of our Patron, Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG. We are governed by a Board led by an independent Chairperson, Ms Pat Anderson AO. The Institute was established in 2010, emerging from a 14-year history of Cooperative Research Centres funded by the Australian Government CRC Program. Since 1997, the…
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