IAHA Attends Launch of National Palliative Care Week

Donna Murray (CEO) and Kylie Stothers (Workforce Development Officer) attended the launch of National Palliative Care Week (22-28 May). The theme for this year is Living Well – with Chronic Illness. National Palliative Care Week is an annual awareness raising week organised by Palliative Care Australia. This year’s theme is about raising awareness for the need […]

IAHA delivers Cultural Responsiveness Workshop at DAA 2016

On the 19th May,  IAHA CEO, Donna Murray, and IAHA Workforce Development Officer, Kylie Stothers, delivered a workshop at the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) 33rd National Conference (19-21 May) in Melbourne.  The workshop titled: Cultural Responsiveness attracted 30 participants, who were conference delegates.  The delegates that attended were either Dieticians/Nutritionists or those working in the […]

New AIHW report: Incidence of insulin-treated diabetes in Australia 2014

Read full report here. The Australian Institute for Health and Welfare (AIHW) have released the report “Incidence of insulin-treated diabetes in Australia 2014”. The report has found incident rates for insulin-treated Type 2 Diabetes was three times as high in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people than non-indigenous Australians. In 2014, 555 of the 19,390 (3%) […]