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The current members of the Close the Gap Campaign are:ChairsMr Mick Gooda, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, Australian Human Rights CommissionDr Jackie Huggins, Co-Chair for the National Congress of Australia’s First PeoplesCLOSE THE GAP PROGRESS AND PRIORITIES REPORT • 77
MembersAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Healing FoundationAboriginal Health and Medical Research Council of New South WalesAustralian Healthcare and Hospitals AssociationAboriginal Health Council of South AustraliaANTaRAustralian College of MidwivesAustralian College of NursingAustralian Human Rights Commission (Secretariat)Australian Indigenous Doctors' AssociationAustralian Indigenous Psychologists’ AssociationAustralian Medical AssociationAustralian Physiotherapy AssociationAustralian Student and Novice Nurse AssociationbeyondblueCongress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and MidwivesCRANAplusExpert Adviser – alcohol and other drugs (Pat Dudgeon)Expert Adviser – epidemiology and public health (Ian Ring)Expert Adviser – mental health and social and emotional wellbeing (National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Leadership in Mental Health) (Ted Wilkes)First Peoples Disability NetworkHealing FoundationHeart Foundation AustraliaIndigenous Allied Health AustraliaIndigenous Dentists' Association of AustraliaKidney Health AustraliaMenzies School of Health ResearchNational Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers' AssociationNational Aboriginal Community Controlled Health OrganisationNational Association of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander PhysiotherapistsNational Congress of Australia's First PeoplesNational Coordinator – Tackling Indigenous Smoking (Dr Tom Calma AO – Campaign founder and former Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner)National Heart Foundation of AustraliaOxfam AustraliaPalliative Care AustraliaPHILE NetworkPublic Health Association of AustraliaReconciliation AustraliaRoyal Australasian College of PhysiciansRoyal Australian College of General PractitionersCLOSE THE GAP PROGRESS AND PRIORITIES REPORT • 78
The Fred Hollows FoundationThe Lowitja InstituteThe Pharmacy Guild of AustraliaTorres Strait Regional AuthorityVictorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health OrganisationWinnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health ServiceCLOSE THE GAP PROGRESS AND PRIORITIES REPORT • 79
Appendix 12015 The Close the Gap Campaign Steering Committee Report recommendations:1.That the findings of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Measures Survey (NATSIHMS) are used to better target chronic conditions that are undetected in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population. In