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The Poche Centre for Indigenous Health – University of Western Australia
About POCHE Western Australia
The Poche Centre for Indigenous Health at UWA brings together the University’s expertise, programs and resources in a strong collaborative partnership focused on a central theme for Aboriginal people and communities – Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives.
The Centre aims to drive a transformative intergenerational Aboriginal health research agenda, which delivers tangible, measurable health outcomes and services directly to Aboriginal people and communities.
Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives has three key focus areas:
- Culture, Wellbeing and Mental Health
- Aboriginal Children’s Health, Disability and Developmental Outcomes for Aboriginal Children
- Prevention and Management of Chronic Disease for Aboriginal people.