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Communicable Disease Control Conference

1-2 June 2015

Population Health Congress 2015
6-9 September 2015
National Primary Health Care Conference
2-4 November 2015

Second National Complex Needs Conference
17-18 November 2015, Canberra
  15th National Immunisation Conference
7-9 June 2016
Information coming soon

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PHAA's Dr Deb Gleeson with CEO Michael Moore and Pat Ranald of Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network (AFTINET) on Youtube before the Senate Committee on International Trade:

7 April 2015- Amnesty International Child Detention Campaign

25 March 2015 Open Letter to PM: Cuts to legal services will have disastrous impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities

2 March 2015 Food labelling hypocrisy bows to vested interests

26 February 2015 PHAA's submission to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Reference Committee the Commonwealth's treaty-making process, particularly in the light of the growing number of bilateral and multilateral trade agreements - Click on this LINK
The full report "Negotiating Healthy Trade in Australia" is available at this

25 February 2015  - The Great Election Debate: The Future of Public Health in NSW - Wednesday 25 February 2015
Please click on this link to view the audio from this event & this link to view an image of the election candidates

27 January 2015 -
Public health, environment, union, and church groups slam Trans-Pacific trade deal as talks resume in New York

13 January 2015 - Abstracts now open for Population Health Congress

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ANZJPH Media Releases - Click here
13 May 2015 Health Budget 2015: death by 1000 cuts

7 May 2015 - Leaders to address health inequities at Public Forum

4 May 2015  Advancing sexual and reproductive wellbeing in Australia: the Melbourne Proclamation
The Melbourne proclamation may be viewed at this link

13 April 2015 PHAA welcomes accouncement of Primary Health Networks

Congratulation letter to all successful tenders of Primary Health Network

9 April 2015 Where is coherent policy on energy and greenhouse gases?

7 April 2015 'Safeguards' in proposed TPP chapter slammed
Letter to Minister Robb re proposed investment chapter of the TPP

1 April 2015 - PHAA welcomes step forward in prison NSP process

30 March 2015 -
Budget cuts to Health Flexible Funds threaten vital services

27 March 2015  A GROSS INFRINGEMENT OF FOOD SOVEREIGNTY AND BASIC RIGHTS The Western Australian Government's proposed closure of remote Aboriginal communities

26 March 2015  The very hidden costs of toll roads

24 March 2015 - New figures show Indigenous food shortages and hunger persist

18 March 2015 Coalition of peak health bodies calls for release of children from immigration detention
The Joint statement 'Australia's peak health groups call forall children to be released from immigration detention'  can be viewed at this link

12 March 2015 Ketamine: a world view needed

12  March 2015 Cultural identity is not a "lifestyle choice" Prime Minister

12 March 2015 PHAA calls for change in trade agreements process

10 March 2015 SA Royal Commission Draft Terms of Reference Ignore Health Impacts of Nuclear Industry

4 March 2015 Tobacco plain packaging legislation passes unanimously in Ireland - a massive boost for global tobacco control

3 March 2015 - NGO's welcome co-payment change but warn sting is still in tail

3 March 2015 Report finds medicine affordability, public health policies at risk in Trans Pacific Partnership
The full report "Negotiating Healthy Trade in Australia" is available at this link

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