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Road safety and aboriginal people

Grant


Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • This project will bring together, for the first time, a group of internationally renowned injury and trauma researchers to examine in detail the factors underlying road injury in Aboriginal people in Austrlaia. It will provide data on risk factors and experiences of Aboriginal people in the context of road safety and transport, build capacity in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services and communities, allow development of strong research and community partnerships, and most important, inform development of new targeted programs and funding mechanisms for such programs.

Date/time Interval


  • 2011 - 2013

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP110100992

Local Award Id


  • 11944

Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • This project will bring together, for the first time, a group of internationally renowned injury and trauma researchers to examine in detail the factors underlying road injury in Aboriginal people in Austrlaia. It will provide data on risk factors and experiences of Aboriginal people in the context of road safety and transport, build capacity in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services and communities, allow development of strong research and community partnerships, and most important, inform development of new targeted programs and funding mechanisms for such programs.

Date/time Interval


  • 2011 - 2013

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP110100992

Local Award Id


  • 11944