Journal article

Type 2 diabetes after gestational diabetes: greater than fourfold risk among Indigenous compared with non-Indigenous Australian women

Catherine R Chamberlain, Brian Oldenburg, Alyce N Wilson, Sandra J Eades, Kerin O'Dea, Jeremy JN Oats, Rory Wolfe

Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews | WILEY | Published : 2016


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

Catherine Chamberlain is supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship (1088813). The Cairns Diabetes Centre provided financial assistance to enable reviews of some medical records for this project. This project would not be possible without the support of all other members of the Project Advisory Group, including Prof. Bronwyn Fredericks, Assoc. Prof. Ashim Sinha, Dr Jacqueline Mein, Ms Bronwyn Davis and Ms Cathryn Dowey. We gratefully acknowledge support from Ms Nancy Goncalves, Ms Ann Carroll and Ms Susan Caddaye for assisting with data collection. We especially thank Ms Philippa Loane from the Clinical Informatics and Data Management Unit, Monash University, for assistance in establishing a Microsoft Access database. We appreciate and acknowledge the following organizations providing data for this project: the Health Statistics Branch (Queensland Health), Cairns Hospital Health Information Services, Sullivan and Nicolaides Laboratories and QML Pathology.