Senate Inquiry into Lyme disease a waste of time and resources: AMA (WA)

Senate Inquiry into Lyme disease a waste of time and resources: AMA (WA)


Friday 6 May 2016

The Senate inquiry into Lyme disease has unearthed nothing new and has only resulted in a waste of time and resources, AMA (WA) President Dr Michael Gannon said today.   The Committee’s Interim Report, tabled in the Senate yesterday, recommends …


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AMA (WA) 2016 Clinical Conference


Wednesday 4 May 2016

Following the very successful 2015 conference to South Africa, the AMA (WA) is pleased to confirm that the 2016 AMA (WA) Clinical Conference will this year be held in Boston and Washington DC, with a post conference tour of New …


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Taskforce established to combat sexual harassment: AMA (WA)


Monday 18 April 2016

A taskforce has been established to plan how best to tackle the very concerning issue of sexual harassment in the medical profession, the Australia Medical Association (WA) has announced.   “Sexual harassment is an insidious practice. Sadly the medical profession …


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Health Care Homes trial highlights importance of general practice


Thursday 31 March 2016

The Federal Government’s new Health Care Homes trial recognises the vital role played by General Practitioners, the Australian Medical Association (WA) said today.   AMA (WA) President Dr Michael Gannon said the Government’s announcement was a ringing endorsement of the …


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Announcement of new health minister welcomed


Tuesday 29 March 2016

The Australian Medical Association (WA) has welcomed the appointment of the Hon. John Day MP as Western Australia’s new Health Minister.   “Mr Day is an experienced hand and a good choice,” AMA (WA) President Dr Michael Gannon said.   …


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