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IAHA March 2015 Newsletter

CEO’s Report Like many other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations, IAHA was unsuccessful in securing additional funding through the Indigenous Advancement Strategy (IAS) funding round. However this has not hindered our operations and we move forward strongly in our ongoing negotiations for operational funding over the coming years. IAHA continues to work closely with […]

NACCHO

NACCHO Aboriginal Health —100,000 years of life lost to premature death each year-AIHW Report

“The diseases for which relative disparities in fatal burden were most pronounced between the Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations were endocrine disorders, and kidney and urinary diseases-YLL rates for Indigenous Australians were 8 and 7 times the rates for non-Indigenous Australians for these two disease groups respectively. ‘Indigenous Australians living in areas with the most socioeconomic […]

Cultural Responsiveness: an action based approach to cultural safety – Pre-Conference Workshop at the 13th National Rural Health Conference.

Cultural Responsiveness: an action based approach to cultural safety Pre-Conference Workshop at the 13th National Rural Health Conference. Brought to you by AIDA, IAHA, NACCHO, NATSIHWA 24 May 2015, 10.30am – 3.30pm, Darwin Convention Centre This workshop aims to build participants’ ability to be culturally responsive to the unique needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]

Australian Diabetes Society and the Australian Diabetes Educators Association Annual Scientific Meeting

The Australian Diabetes Society (ADS) and the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) will be reaffirming their strong partnership as leaders in diabetes education, management and research at the 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting and Exhibition. This meeting will be held in Adelaide on the 26th – 28th August 2015. An exciting and innovative program has been […]