MSHR free seminar 


Liz McDonald presents ‘Improving hygiene and children’s health in remote Indigenous communities: Attitudes and knowledge about hygiene behaviours and the transmission of infection’ on Monday 27 March, from 12pm to 1pm.

This study aimed to identify in one remote Indigenous community people’s knowledge about the transmission mechanisms of common childhood infections, and their attitudes towards the hygiene behaviours needed to reduce the transmission of these infections.

Liz’s presentation will discuss the study’s design, methods and findings.

Liz is a PhD student with the Environments, Services and Populations Research Division at MSHR.

This presentation takes place in the Menzies Seminar Room, John Mathews Building, Royal Darwin Hospital campus.

For further information contact Tracey Burke on 8922 7833.