Stall on Solarium ban will put lives at risk: AMA (WA)

Stall on Solarium ban will put lives at risk: AMA (WA)


Thursday 13 November 2014

The decision to stall the implementation of a solarium ban in Western Australia means more lives will be lost, AMA (WA) President Dr Michael Gannon said today.   “Health Minister Dr Kim Hames’ leadership in getting Cabinet to sign off …


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Your Entitlements under the 2013-2016 AMA Industrial Agreements


Thursday 20 March 2014

Throughout 2013, the AMA (WA) worked tirelessly on behalf of members to ensure the best possible outcome for the latest round of Industrial Agreements.   It is important you understand your conditions of employment, to ensure you maximise your entitlements …


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AMA (WA) 2014 Charity Gala Dinner and Awards Night


Friday 28 February 2014

Bookings are now open for the annual AMA (WA) Charity Gala Dinner and Awards Night on Saturday, 7 June 2014. This year’s event, with the theme of “Old Hollywood”, will be a stylish occasion to celebrate individuals and organisations who …


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AMA (WA) President’s Diary


Monday 17 February 2014

Meeting with Minister for Health   AMA (WA) President, Dr Richard Choong, met with Dr Kim Hames in late January this year. The following Agenda items were discussed. For additional information on any of these topics, email the AMA (WA).   …


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Friday, 21st February 2020

Even before SARS in 2002, the AMA was calling for the establishment of a national Centre for Disease Control (CDC), as is found in all other OECD countries. We are now seeing some of the problems with having every state …