Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences

Prize: Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences

Description

Professor Dudgeon is Australia’s first Aboriginal psychologist and has had an exceptional career in mental health. She has shown how the specific historical, socio-economic, political, cultural and racist factors interact and contribute to mental health problems in Aboriginal populations, and is considered a leading Indigenous psychologist, both nationally and internationally.
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganisationsAustralian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences

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