Directors Blog – Podcast with the University of Iowa: Knowing the territory

This week, Alexis and Steve from the University of Iowa welcome Dr. Susan Brumby to the program. Dr. Brumby is the founding director of the National Centre for Farmer Health, an innovative partnership between Western District Health Service and Deakin University Australia.

She discusses the issues surrounding the health, wellbeing and safety of farmers and agricultural workers and how a practical understanding of rural communities helps create meaningful connections.

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A transcript of this episode is available at