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Communicable Disease Control Conference

1-2 June 2015
Brisbane
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Population Health Congress 2015
6-9 September 2015
Hobart
 
National Primary Health Care Conference
October 2015
information coming soon
 
PHAA 2nd National Complex Needs Conference
17-18 November 2015, Canberra
  15th National Immunisation Conference
6-7 June 2016
Information coming soon
   


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PHAA 2nd National
Sexual & Reproductive Health Conference

 
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PHAA Latest NEWS/ADVOCACY
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13 December 2014 - Groups call for Government to reject Forrest Review Healthy Welfare Card; pursue decent welfare reform

3 December 2014 - Open letter to the Foreign Minister of Australia: Vienna Conference on Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons

31 October 2014 Medical experts would like to combat Ebola

16 October 2014 -
ABC Radio Interview -  Australian Government urged to send Ebola teams to West Africa


10 October 2014 Women's Groups Oppose 'Burqa Ban'

16 October 2014 Podcast: Michelle Grattan interviews Michael Moore on Ebola Crisis

23 September 2014 - Joint Community Sector Statement on Health

Tuesday 14 October 2014 - Anti Poverty Week Social Determinants of Health Alliance Inaugural Oration - Canberra College Performing Arts Centre

19 September 2014 - Open letter regarding the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture

Public Forum: Better understanding evidence-based medicinal cannabis options for the ACT - 23 September 2014


Presentations delivered at National Complex Needs Alliance meeting, 27 June 2014

 


29 August 2014 -
Letter received from Minister Dutton regarding the measures announced in the 2014/15 budget to strengthen medicare

29 August 2014 -
National Air Pollution Post Summit Statement, Mebourne, 1 - 3 August 2014

22 August 2014 -
An open letter to Dr Margaret Chan: Tobacco trade fair "Inter-tabac" in Dortmund, Germany

23 July 2014 - SDOHA Address to the National Press Club-Wednesday 20 August 2014


8 July 2014 -
Conference "Who's Afraid of the Nanny State" footage including full video, photos of the speakers, speakers' biographies, speakers' slides and a written précis of each session of the conference:

24 June 2014 -
ANPHA Abolition Bill

10 June 2014 -
Queen's Birthday Honours - Public Health Heroes


30 May 2014: 'No GP Tax in our name!' Campaign
To join the campaign you can sign the
petition, visit the Facebook page or use #noGPtax on Twitter

Social Determinants of Health Research Forum- Monday 14 July 2014, Canberra

27 May 2014: Global Health Asylum Seeker Symposium:
Declaration on Public Health, Human Rights and Asylum Seekers &  link to audio visual recording

14 May - Federal Health Budget briefing for members

8 May 2014 - Click on this link  to view the Interview of PHAA Life Member Emeritus Professor Stephen Leeder with broadcaster Dr Norman Swan at the recent celebration of Stephen's life commitment to public health

2 May 2014 - National Commission of Audit report- snapshot for PHAA members

28 April 2014 -
Letter to the Minister for Health RE Hopes for public health research

08 April 2014 -
Response to ANPHA draft report

18 March 2014 -
Letter to the VIC Premier re Hazelwood Fire Inquiry

28 February 2014 - Letter sent to the PM from 10 eminent Australians seeking the Prime Minister's support in reinstating funding for the Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia (ADCA).

26 February 2014
Professors' call to action - Advocacy for implementation of the Front of Pack Health Star Rating System

5 February 2014 -
Letter sent to Minister Hunt regarding concerns about how the TPPAA might adversely affect health

5 February 2014

PHAA submission - Energy White Paper Issues Paper

3 February 2014 - 
PHAA submission to the Senate Select Committee into the Abbott Government's Commission of Audit  | PHAA submission to the National Commission of Audit

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View PHAA's recent advocacy letters >>



 

Media


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19 December 2014 Millions will pay more for doctor

11 December 2014 Harms Associated with Alcohol Should be a National Priority

9 Decemer 2014 PM Medicare announcement mixed bag

6 December 2014  PHAA welcomes rebooted Health Star Rating website

3 December 2014 Community leaders & politicians gather for National Complex Needs Alliance launch

19 November 2014 Conference focus on older parents, surrogacy & sexuality later in life

18 November 2014
Unintended pregnancy, infertility & marginalised communities hot topics at conference

17 November 2014 - As G20 gets underway, leading health bodies declare Australia's reliance on coal dangerous for health

13 November 2014  Experts Gather in Melbourne to Improve Australia's Sexual & Reproductive Health

5 November 2014 Ebola: the next steps

30 October 2014
EBOLA: PHAA calls for comprehensive Australian Government action

23 October 2014 Public Health Association calls for a realistic policy on energy

21 October 2014 - Coal seam gas, or clean drinking water. It can't be both

17 October 2014 Primary Health Communique AHHA PHAA | View the communique at this link

15 October 2014  113 Australian Health Professors call for more Government action | View the letter at this link

6 October 2014  The first population Health Congress gets underway in Auckland

5 October 2014 Calls for focus on asylum seekers during Mental Health Week

30 September 2014 Social networks for green healthcare: collaborating globally for better health and a safer climate

26 September 2014 More Australian action needed on Ebola

24 September 2014 Abbott risk national interest UN Climate Summit

23 September 2014
Health groups call for leadership in healthcare funding

23 September 2014
Sydney's NorthConnex tunnel project threatens public health

22 September 2014 2PHAA supports medical cannabis 
PHAA Position Statement-Medicinal cannabis in Australia

22 September 2014 Public Forum: Better Understanding Evidence-Based Medicinal Cannabis Options for the ACT

18 September 2014 - Canberra Times Op Ed - 'CPSU position on NSP in ACT prison unjustifiable'

17 September - Conference focus on advocacy & sustainability

16 September 2014 - Australia's public health leaders recognised

16 September 2014 Aboriginal Health & Law Enforcement Feature on Second Day of Conference

15 September 2014 Impact of Corporate Giants on Public Health a Hot Topic at Conference

12 September 2014 Experts Gather in Perth to improve Australia's Health

10 September 2014 PHAA urges action on Ebola response
                                  PHAA Statement on Ebola reponse

4 September 2014 - Joint statement on health effects of coal in Australia

20 August 2014  Business, Indigenous & Health leaders call for action to improve health outcomes

20 August 2014  AMA co-payment plan knifes Medicare principle of access for all

19 August 2014  Business, Indigenous & Health Leaders call for action on Social Determinants of Health

14 August 2014 Congratulations to Dutton on Prostate Cancer Support

12 August 2014 Medicare Payment Privatisation: Thin End of Wedge

6 August 2014 Killer Budget attacks prevention and primary health care
ABC World Today - Health Journal editorials critical of Federal Budget
 
5 August 2014 Facing the Fallout National Speaking Tour



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