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Event date: Applications close Sunday 16 February 2020

Scholarship opportunity

 

The Public Health Association Australia (PHAA) and the WA Health Promotion Foundation (Healthway) are offering scholarships to support rural/remote WA people and/or people working in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander preventive...

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Posted date: 29 January 2020
Event date: 18 & 19 February 2020

Revisiting Aboriginal Wellbeing

Revisiting Aboriginal Wellbeing – A celebration of regional partnerships will bring you practical stories of a growing community of non-Aboriginal and local Aboriginal communities working in partnership to...

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Posted date: 20 January 2020
Event date: Survey closes on Monday 17 February 2020

Plus Paternal: A focus on fathers

 

Planning for and having a child are life-changing events. While the health system importantly concentrates on mothers and babies, how well does it cater for men’s health needs at this time? And what can be done to improve men’s involvement?

Healthy Male’s...

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Posted date: 20 January 2020

Our Turn to Speak survey

Our Turn to Speak is a national survey that seeks to understand the life experiences of people living with severe and complex mental health issues in Australia.

To be eligible to take part in Our Turn to Speak, you must be an Australian resident, aged 18 and over, who has been living with...

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Posted date: 02 January 2020
Event date: January/February 2020

User experience interviews on breastfeeding education

 

The Australian Breastfeeding Association are conducting interviews to get health care practitioner opinions and feedback in relation to breastfeeding education and training.

How long will it take?: 1 hour

When and where?:...

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Posted date: 17 December 2019
Event date: 24-26 May 2020

Ride for Country Kids 2020

 

Royal Far West is excitedly preparing for its upcoming premium fundraising event of the year, the Ride for Country Kids 2020. The children’s charity is keen to spread...

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Posted date: 09 December 2019

Your Health in Mind

 

Your Health in Mind is a website from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).

It provides patients and their families with:

• the Find a Psychiatrist directory of psychiatrists working in...

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Posted date: 22 November 2019

Research survey - NFP and CSO involvement in Disaster Management

Risk Frontiers and Macquarie University through the Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre are undertaking research to gain a better understanding of how Community Service Organisations (CSOs) and Not For Profits (NFPs) may be involved in working with communities before, during...

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Posted date: 12 November 2019

healthdirect Risk Checker

Healthdirect Australia has launched the healthdirect Risk Checker for three key preventable diseases. Developed in collaboration with The George Institute for Global Health...

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Posted date: 04 October 2019

Telehealth in Practice guide

 

The Agency for Clinical Innovation has released a Telehealth in Practice guide...

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Posted date: 01 October 2019

Suicide Prevention Research

Lend your voice to suicide prevention research.

We would like to speak to men in farming occupations across the RIVERINA region who are willing to tell us about their experiences of distress or poor mental health.

Contact Scott Fitzpatrick on 02 6363...

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Posted date: 28 September 2019

Palliative Care Online Training

 

Since 2013 the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) has been offering FREE high quality online Palliative Care Training.

This non-clinical training program has been used by...

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Posted date: 23 September 2019

Online Survey

 

Are you a caregiver of someone with a chronic or complex illness?

Researchers at the University of Canberra are looking to explore the connection between patient-caregiving relationships, chronic/complex illnesses and caregiver wellbeing.

They are...

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Posted date: 17 September 2019

Explore the new Carer Gateway

Carers in Australia can now find new supports and services, as well as clear advice and tips, on the new Carer Gateway website. If you care for a family member or friend, then Carer Gateway could help you.

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Posted date: 13 September 2019

Survey - Understanding Resilience and its Cultural Applicability

 

You are invited to take part in a research project which aims to elicit a global understanding of the word ‘resilience’ and its cultural applicability.

Associate Professor Caryn West and research colleagues from Nursing & Midwifery, James Cook University, Cairns,...

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Posted date: 05 September 2019

Spring into action for good asthma care

 

The National Asthma Council is calling on health professionals to prepare the millions of Australians with asthma for pollen season.

Find information and resources to help you provide good asthma care:...

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Posted date: 31 August 2019

MHPN supports rural and remote practitioners

 

The Mental Health Professionals’ Network (MHPN), funded by the Department of Health, aims to improve interdisciplinary and collaborative mental health care practices. Practitioners from a range of disciplines are invited to connect via face-to-face networks and free online webinars...

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Posted date: 22 August 2019

My Health Record – Mental Health Toolkit

 

Mental healthcare providers and their patients will benefit from the launch of a new My Health Record Mental Health Toolkit, released this week by the Australian...

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Posted date: 15 August 2019

Australian Digital Health Agency – MHR consumer resources

 

The Australian Digital Health Agency has developed new My Health Record consumer resources in consultation with the Rural and Remote Stakeholder Review Group.

The following resources are now available to all Australians:

  • ...
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Posted date: 13 August 2019