Journal article

Cohort Profile: The Hunter Community Study

Mark McEvoy, Wayne Smith, Catherine D'Este, Janine Duke, Roseanne Peel, Peter Schofield, Rodney Scott, Julie Byles, David Henry, Ben Ewald, Stephen Hancock, Derek Smith, John Attia

International Journal of Epidemiology | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2010


Funding Acknowledgements

The University of Newcastle provided $300 000 from its Strategic Initiatives Fund, and $600 000 from the Gladys M Brawn Senior Research Fellowship scheme; Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation, a private philanthropic trust, provided

95 000; The Hunter Medical Research Institute provided media support during the initial recruitment of participants; and Dr Anne Crotty, Prof. Rodney Scott and Associate Prof. Levi provided financial support towards freezing costs for the long-term storage of participant blood samples.