Christine Jeffries-Stokes

Dr, MB BS BMedSc Tas., MPH W.Aust., FRACP

  • The University of Western Australia (M709), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Christine Jeffries-Stokes is a paediatrician from UWA’s Rural Clinical School of WA. Her ground-breaking research as Co-lead investigator of the Western Desert Kidney Health Project (WDKHP) found that nitrate contaminated drinking water was a contributing factor to higher than expected rates of kidney disease and type 2 diabetes in the Goldfields.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation

External positions

Paediatrician, Western Australian Country Health Service

Research expertise keywords

  • Aboriginal health
  • Paediatrics
  • Rural medical education


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