Perkins researcher develops tool to target the right vein, the first time

Perkins researcher develops tool to target the right vein, the first time


Tuesday 7 January 2020

A medical device start-up established at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, is aiming to help patients undergoing one of the most common medical procedures.   Along with Emergency Consultant Dr Katherine Arenson and Telethon Kids Researcher Nick Buckley, …


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Southern Calling


Tuesday 24 December 2019

For our final rural trip of 2019, a group of 24 Dr YES volunteers embarked on a five-day visit to our State’s beautiful South West region. While any chance to get out of Perth and head down south is never …


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Understanding need and improved support for rural registrars


Monday 23 December 2019

This year Western Australian General Practice Education and Training (WAGPET) focused its efforts on understanding community need and better supporting our registrars to provide safe, quality care to those living in more remote places across WA.   Our community-driven efforts …


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Doctor wellbeing dominates conference


Monday 23 December 2019

Dr Ahmed Kazmi is a doctor based in Western Australia. He is also based in London. He is also a comedian and cabaret artist who uses health as the foundation for his performances including at some of the world’s most …


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Health Dept. on Notice


Monday 23 December 2019

At the end of 2018, the Australian Medical Association (WA) was looking forward to what should have been a formative year in terms of our industrial advocacy and support for members. Registered industrial agreements – covering more than 5,000 doctors …


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Perkins researcher develops tool to target the right vein, the first time

Tuesday, 7th January 2020

A medical device start-up established at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, is aiming to help patients undergoing one of the most common medical procedures.   Along with Emergency Consultant Dr Katherine Arenson and Telethon Kids Researcher Nick Buckley, …