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PHAA 14th National Immunisation Conference
17 - 19 June 2014
Melbourne, VIC
 


PHAA 43rd
Annual Conference

15-17 September 2014
Perth WA
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PHAA 2nd National
Sexual & Reproductive Health Conference

18 - 19 November 2014
Melbourne, VIC
Abstracts Close 25 June 2014
PHAA 2nd National Complex Needs Conference
November 2015
Canberra

 
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PHAA Latest NEWS/ADVOCACY

14 April 2014- Save the date - 27 May -  Public Health, Human Rights and Asylum Seeker Detention Symposium

08 April 2014 -
Response to ANPHA draft report

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8 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

3 February 2014 -
Public Forum - Racism and Culture as Social Determinants - SDOHA forum flyer February 20

23 January 2014-
An open letter from past and incumbent Presidents of the Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia

13 December 2013 -
Letter to Senator Nash - Australasian Fetal  Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Conference - Call to Action

Letter to Senator Nash regarding the lack of progress in implementing alcohol pregnancy warning labels in Australia

9 December 2013 - Letter to Minister Dutton re TPPA from senior academics in public health & medicine -
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/131209_joint letter to Minister Dutton re TPPA.pdf

3 December 2013 - Decision to defund the Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia

http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/131203Letter to Minister Nash re ADCA-FINAL.pdf

Online petition to save ADCA:
http://chn.ge/1k00opp.

28 November 2013 - The Human Cost of Power - short film on coal and gas and health -
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCI8Lbuft5U-s1RbPMi0Ms0Q

 

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Media


ANZJPH Media Releases - Click here

16 April 2014 - PHAA welcomes first adopter of the HEALTH STAR RATING SYSTEM

10 April 2014 - SDOHA: Standing Council on Health to discuss action on social determinants


8 April 2014 - World Health Day 2014

7 April 2014 - Proposed Ranger 3 Deeps expansion too risky says PHAA
&
Related NT Branch submission


3 April 2014 - WA urged to vote for climate and health on Saturday

1 April 2014 - Australia declared measles-free by World Health Organisation

31 March 2014 - United call for uranium inquiry
Plans for a uranium mining precinct in the East Murchison WA - need for public inquiry

19 March 2014 - One year on from key health report and still no action in Australia

14 March 2014 PHAA welcomes new Veterans Mental Health Advisory Council

14 March 2014 Inadequate health services for asylum seekers could cost lives

7 March 2014 Joint release-Improved dental care must remain a top priority

6 March 2014 - Obesity & oral health -new calls to cut sugar intake

28 February 2014 - 10 eminent Australians seeking the Prime Minister's support in reinstating funding for the Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia (ADCA).
You can view the letter that was sent to the PM
here

27 February 2014 - Safe climate demands strong greenhouse gas limits

26 February 2014 Health costs from obesity no laughing matter

24 February 2014 NAAA media release Control alcohol advertising and protect kids

21 February 2014
Saying 'no' to sugary drinks - a big 'yes'for children's health


19 February 2014 -
Social Determinants of Health Alliance: Impact of racism & culture on health outcomes

18 February 2014
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Protecting the Health of Australians in the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement Negotiations

18 February 2014
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'Policy Brief' The Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement Negotiations and the Health of Australians

5 February 2014 -
Next step welcomed on Health Star Rating | It is simple - the more stars the healthier the food

4 February 2014 -
Australians really are the biggest losers

4 February 2014 -
NT Branch - Diabetes and climate change-Averting two linked catastrophes | Letter to the Editor - Medical Journal of Australia - February 2014


21 January 2014 - NSW Alcohol Reforms Welcomed - Congratulations Premier O'Farrell- http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/140121 NSW Alcohol Reforms Welcomed.pdf

12 January 2014  -  Governments should lead by example - say no to the junk food industry  -
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/140112 say no to the junk food industry.pdf

18 December 2013 - Harms associated with Alcohol should be a National Priority:  http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/131219 Alcohol should be national priority.pdf

13 December 2013 - Social Determinants of Health Alliance - Media Release: When will reports of unacceptable health inequity lead to action?
http://www.phaa.net.au/documents/131213When will reports of unacceptable health inequity lead to action.pdf


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