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Aboriginal Allied Health Network Forum

Bringing together Aboriginal allied health professionals, assistants, technicians and cadets; mental health trainees and clinicians from across NSW Health. FORUM DETAILS Wednesday 13 November 2019 National Centre of Indigenous Excellence, Redfern 9:00am – 4:30pm Registration: 8:30am for a 9am start RSVP: Friday 25 October 2019 Please refer to the attached PDF for details. HEALTH EDUCATION […]

Early Life: Shaping Children’s Brain Development

Early brain development and life experiences during childhood, may hold the key to future health and well-being outcomes. About this Event Early Life: Shaping Children’s Brain Development Introducing the first in a four part webcast series of Jumbunna Sessions focusing on social, emotional health and well-being for Aboriginal children, families and communities, underpinned by NSW […]

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme

The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) is happy to advise the Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme opened for applications on 1 October 2019, closing Monday 4 November 2019. Visit the following website or check out the attached infosheet for more details.  https://www.acn.edu.au/scholarships/indigenous-health-scholarships?_zs=XrCLl&_zl=Bcbe1. Puggy_Hunter_2019_Infosheet (004)

Aboriginal Allied Health Cadetship

Applications are now open! SWSLHD Aboriginal Allied Health Cadetship Want to work in a job where you can make a difference to help improve the health of our Aboriginal people and communities? Professional entry-level Allied Health courses include: – Audiology – Nutrition & Dietetics – Occupational Therapy – Orthotics and Prosthetics – Podiatry – Physiotherapy […]

Applications for the NHMRC 2019-2020 Indigenous Internship Program

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) offers opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in an Undergraduate or Masters degree in a health or medical research related field to take up an internship in the agency. A limited number of places for internships are available in our Canberra and Melbourne offices. […]

Insight into Radiation with Tanya Grant

Studied at: Queensland University of Technology Current student or graduate: Graduate Current employment: Supervised Practice Position as a Radiation Therapist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) What do you do in your profession: As part of the cancer care services team, Radiation Therapists image, plan and treat people with cancer according to the […]

2017 HealthFusion Team Challenge reflections

Coen Wakeham-Hastie, Nursing and Paramedics The 2017 IAHA HFTC was my first (and hopefully not my last challenge) with IAHA. I really enjoyed my time at HFTC as I got to network with other like-minded Indigenous students and learn a lot more about different areas within the health sector. The case we were given was […]