An Overview of Refugee Health

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Refugee health requires a specialised approach. In this lecture, lawyer and nurse practitioner Angelika Patras explains how to employ a ‘whole of service approach’ when caring for refugees in order to ensure that care encompasses patient, family and community.


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Angelika Patras has been a nurse practitioner for 10 years with significant experience in primary healthcare, specifically men’s health, women’s health, sexual health, refugee health, neurodisability and degenerative disorders. She has over 25 years of extensive experience in multiple leadership and clinical roles. Over the course of her diverse career, Angelika has been strongly committed to delivering high professional standards in everything she undertakes. Having completed a Juris Doctor and Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Angelika's natural progression and interest is in family law, elder abuse, advocacy for vulnerable people, medical negligence and personal injury law. Angelika's current work in personal injury law assists her to get the best possible outcomes for her clients.
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First Published31 July 2023
Updated31 July 2023
31 July 2025
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