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International Indigenous Oral Health Conference

National Wine Centre, Adelaide, August 27-29 2014

Indigenous Oral Health Workshop

National Wine Centre, Adelaide, September 13-14 2012

The Official Launch of the Indigenous Oral Health Unit

The Unit was opened on Friday the 16th of December, 2011.

Guests included Professor Pascale Quester (Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President), Professor Justin Beilby (Executive Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences), Dr Susan Cartwright (Scientific Affairs Manager, Colgate), Dr David Scrimgeour (Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia), Dr Martin Dooland (Director, South Australian Dental Service), Mr Alwin Chong (Menzies School of Health Research), Dr Katherine O'Donoghue (Indigenous Dentists' Association), together with representatives from the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, ARCPOH, Yaitya Purruna Indigenous Health Unit, the Women's and Children's Health Network, and Wirltu Yarlu.


Adelaide acts on Indigenous oral health

Article from The Australian

Article in OnLION, the University's alumni newsletter:

Indigenous Oral Health Unit article

Remote women live with violence

Article from The Australian.

High rate of periodontal disease may be putting young Indigenous adults at risk of chronic diseases

Article from The Australian Medical Association website.

New Indigenous Oral Health Unit for the University of Adelaide

Article from Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

Indigenous Oral Health Unit

School of Dentistry
The University of Adelaide


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