AMA (WA) applauds Federal Government’s decision to Scrap the Cap

AMA (WA) applauds Federal Government’s decision to Scrap the Cap


Wednesday 6 November 2013

The Australian Medical Association (WA) has congratulated the Federal Government for seeing sense and scrapping the former government’s proposed $2000 cap on tax deductions for work related self-education expenses.   “The AMA (WA) was a strong supporter of the Scrap …


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AMA (WA) congratulates winners at WA Media Awards


Monday 28 October 2013

The Australian Medical Association (WA) today congratulated Cathy O’Leary, Health Editor with The West Australian newspaper, for being recognised at the WA Media Awards at the weekend for excellence in health reporting.   Cathy received the prize for Best Health/Medical …


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AMA (WA) backs WA Liberal Party’s vaccination push


Thursday 24 October 2013

The WA Liberal Party should encourage the Federal Government to take stringent action against parents who refuse to immunise their children, the AMA (WA) said today.


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Research announcement welcomed, but more needs to be done – AMA (WA)


Thursday 24 October 2013

The WA Government should be congratulated for its latest round of medical research funding, but much more should be done, Australian Medical Association President Dr Richard Choong said today.   “The latest round of state research funding demonstrates just how …


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AMA (WA) releases fun run guidelines


Thursday 24 October 2013

People taking part in fun-runs should ensure that they are properly prepared for the level of exertion required, the AMA (WA) said today.


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Monday, 15th April 2019

A free training program that assists members of the community develop grassroots suicide prevention and mental health support strategies is having a positive and life-affirming impact on participants.   Meekatharra local Pamela Hodder (39) learnt about the ‘Grow Local’ program …