Tailored support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander fathers to quit smoking and improve family health
A significant grant awarded to a Hunter researcher will fund a first-of-its kind program to empower Aboriginal and Torres Strait…
The University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health (UONDRH) focuses on:
The UONDRH is Commonwealth funded under the Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training (RHMT) Programme.
Our program has staff and facilities located in Tamworth, Taree, Armidale, Moree, Port Macquarie and Coffs Harbour - giving students the opportunity to enjoy a unique lifestyle while you complete your placement.
We seek not only to provide health education and services to our local community, but also support disadvantaged communities and to provide our students with first hand exposure to community issues.
Our investment in research is reflected in our strategy, focusing on delivery of health services and health workforce training in rural communities.