David Banham

  • 306 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
20002019
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David has interests in applying behavioural science, epidemiology and health economics to improve patient and community health outcomes. In his time with SA Health he enjoyed extensive involvement on the South Australian Burden of Disease study and systematically describing aspects of health risk and healthy life expectancy throughout South Australia. Working with Aboriginal Health in SAHMRI is enabling him to  more directly examine how health system activities link with effective, efficient and equitable change in health outcomes. To date this has involved piloting an advanced cancer data system (ACaDS) within the NH&MRC Cancer Data and Aboriginal Disparities (CanDAD) partnership project. ACaDS will support the comprehensive monitoring of cancer incidence trends, cancer management and survival among Aboriginal South Australians with the ulitmate aim of achieving equitable outcomes after cancer diagnosis. Most recently David joined the Infection and Immunity team to help establish a sentinel surveillance system monitoring testing and diagnosis data, principally with Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services. 

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Research Output 2000 2019

  • 306 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 20 Article
  • 1 Editorial

How much emergency department use by vulnerable populations is potentially preventable? A period prevalence study of linked public hospital data in South Australia

Banham, D., Karnon, J., Densley, K. & Lynch, J. W., 1 Jan 2019, In : BMJ open. 9, 1, e022845.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Aboriginal experiences of cancer and care coordination: Lessons from the Cancer Data and Aboriginal Disparities (CanDAD) narratives

the other CanDAD Investigators and the CanDAD Aboriginal Community Reference Group, Apr 2018, In : Health Expectations. 21, 5, p. 927-936 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Comorbidities contribute to the risk of cancer death among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal South Australians: Analysis of a matched cohort study

for the CanDAD Aboriginal Community Reference Group and other CanDAD investigators, 1 Feb 2018, In : Cancer Epidemiology. 52, p. 75-82 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle