Ear disease

Indigenous students and NAPLAN

For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children the failure to recognise the damage of prior or current ear disease and hearing loss imposes further disadvantage.  Indigenous leaders and researchers, and other experts in our CRE_ICHEAR have worked hard to find out what works, what needs to be done – but more is needed …..  The underpinning disadvantage created by poor living conditions (overcrowding, unemployment) must also be addressed……

Closing the gap: Indigenous students and NAPLAN

For researchers

Otitis Media (OM), sometimes known as glue ear or runny ears…

For health practitioners

Otitis Media (OM), sometimes known as glue ear or runny ears…

For families and communities

Many Indigenous children, and almost all Indigenous children living in remote communities...