Apunipima is committed to building relationships with organisations and institutions to support Health Research that has direct benefits to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island peoples of Cape York. With the appointment of a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and the establishment of a Research Governance Committee, Apunipima is moving toward building a strong research agenda with a strong focus on health and social emotional wellbeing across the lifespan for the peoples of Cape York Peninsula.

Some of the strategic research priorities at Apunipima are:

• Community Control organisational strategic research governance  
• Apunipima driven, long term, priority research agenda  
• Build solid relationships with local, national and international research institutions
• Formal processes for community input and research advice
• Provide a structure for Apunipima staff to advise on relevant research questions
• Enhance staff and organisational research capacity
• Maintain a database of current research activities
• Ongoing support of internal Health Action Team involvement in research 

For more information on research at Apunipima you can see our guide.

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Research in Cape York

Apunipima is committed to research conducted substantially for and by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people