Birth

1987 - 1991 Birth

All members of the TEC study were born in Darwin, NT between 1987 and 1991. Retrospective birth characteristics  have been obtained from their hospital records.

People involved in this study

Associate Professor Gurmeet Singh
Senior Research Fellow and Director of Life Course Program

Related publications

Year Study Citation View
2003
Aboriginal Birth Cohort

Mackerras DE, Reid A, Sayers SM, Singh GR, Bucens IK, Flynn KA. Growth and morbidity in children in the Aboriginal Birth Cohort Study: the urban-remote differential. Med J Aust. Jan 20 2003;178(2):56-60.

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2017

Davison, B., Nagel, T. and Singh, G.R., 2017. Life, lifestyle and location: examining the complexities of psychological distress in young adult Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Journal of developmental origins of health and disease, 8(5), pp.541-549.

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2004
Aboriginal Birth Cohort

Sayers SM, Mackerras D, Singh G, Reid A. In an Aboriginal birth cohort, only child size and not birth size, predicts insulin and glucose concentrations in childhood. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. Aug 2004;65(2):151-157.

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