Understanding and addressing area- and individual-level social inequalities in oral health

Researcher

Project Details

Project Summary

Oral diseases affect half of the global population. Large burden of oral health is also borne disproportionally according to social disadvantage. Under this project.

Key Aims/Outcomes

Aim: To examine oral health inequalities in Australian population and to model effectiveness of interventions for its reduction

Researchers

Dr Ankur Singh

A/Professor Rebecca Bentley

Professor Marco A Peres, Menzies Health Institute Queensland and School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Griffith University

Professor Richard G Watt, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London

Funding

Funding: January 2018 - ongoing

Research Group

Gender and Women's Health Unit


School Research Themes

Disparities, disadvantage and effective health care



Key Contact

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Department / Centre

Centre for Health Equity

Unit / Centre

Gender and Women's Health Unit


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