Media Release – Celebrating 20 years helping to close the gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

  The nationally recognised Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet officially celebrates its 20th birthday today. Established in 1997 by former GP and public health specialist, Professor Neil Thomson, the widely used web resource continues to provide high quality, evidenced based knowledge and information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health to the health sector. Speaking at the […]

First 1000 Days Australia Summit, Brisbane, 2017

Event Date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – 9:00am to Friday, 20 October 2017 – 5:00pm Registrations Open & Call for AbstractsSummit: Wednesday 18, Thursday 19 and Friday 20 October 2017 Short Course: Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 October 2017 Venue Riverside Receptions, 50 Oxlade Drive, New Farm, Queensland, 4005 Costs Summit: $600 Summit and Short […]

Rugby legends team up for new Deadly Kangaroos World Cup health campaign

Members of the elite Australian Kangaroos Rugby League 2017 World Cup squad will headline the expansion of a successful grassroots campaign to improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, said legendary Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga and other Indigenous and non-indigenous players would become ambassadors for the Institute for […]