Journal article

High chlamydia positivity rates in Indigenous people attending Australian sexual health services

Catherine C O'Connor, Hammad Ali, Rebecca J Guy, David J Templeton, Christopher K Fairley, Marcus Y Chen, Bridget M Dickson, Lewis J Marshall, Andrew E Grulich, Margaret E Hellard, John M Kaldor, Basil Donovan, James S Ward

Medical Journal of Australia | AUSTRALASIAN MED PUBL CO LTD | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

ACCESS is a collaboration between the Kirby Institute, the Burnet Institute, the National Serology Reference Laboratory, and the National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit. The ACCESS project was funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing from 2007 to 2010. It is now funded by the health departments of NSW, Vic, NT and ACT. Margaret Hellard, Rebecca Guy and Bridget Dickson receive funding support from National Health and Medical Research Council fellowships. The Burnet Institute acknowledges the contribution to this work of the Victorian Operational Infrastructure Support Program. We thank all the sexual health services that provided data for ACCESS (Appendix 3). We thank Matthew Law, Professor and Program Head, and Handan Wand, Senior Lecturer, Biostatistics and Databases Program, Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, who provided statistical advice.