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IAHA attends PM’s celebration of Indigenous Professionals

Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA)  attended the Celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Professionals hosted by the Hon. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnball on the 13th February. Representing IAHA was Nicole Turner, Chairperson,  Matthew West, Director,  Donna Murray, CEO and Nicola Barker, Student Representative Committee. The purpose of the event was to showcase and celebrate […]

New and Improved Code of Ethics for Pharmacists released 8 February, 2017

Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA), the national not for profit Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied health organisation, welcomes the release of the revised Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) Code of Ethics for Pharmacists (the Code) on 8 February 2017. The Code articulates the values of the pharmacy profession and expected standards of ethical behaviour […]

IAHA Members Promote Allied Health at Yabun 2017

A number of IAHA members have rallied together to promote allied health careers at the 2017 Yabun Festival. The Yabun Festival is an annual event held on the 26th January which continues the tradition of survival day gatherings. “It was an amazing event to be a part of, it’s a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres […]

IAHA Member Insights on The Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference

Indigenous Allied Health Australia was pleased to offer our membership professional development opportunities to attend The Lowitija Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference in Melbourne held from the 8-10 November 2016. IAHA supported student members Celeste Brand and Kirsty Nichols, and graduate member Deborah Barney to attend the conference; these are their insight from […]

IAHA Welcomes New Board

At the IAHA Annual General Meeting held on the 2nd December 2016 the board for 2017 was decided with three new members and two re-elected members voted in by members. The Graduate Directors elected and re-elected included Matthew West (Podiatry), Danielle Dries (Physiotherapy), Faye McMillan (Pharmacy) and Trevor Ritchie (Occupational Therapy) and a new Student […]