Prime Minister must lead the fight against methanol

Prime Minister must lead the fight against methanol


Wednesday 9 January 2013

The Australian Medical Association (WA) today called on Prime Minister Julia Gillard to stand up and show leadership on the recent death of a Perth teenager from a methanol laced drink on the island of Lombok near Bali, after it …


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State Government Must Step Up Ross River Virus Fight


Monday 31 December 2012

Ross River Virus is costing the West Australian community billions of dollars in lost productivity every year because of a failure by the State Government to take the issue seriously, the Australian Medical Association (WA) said today. AMA (WA) President …


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Bali Travellers – Don’t leave commonsense at home


Thursday 27 December 2012

West Australians are becoming alarmingly complacent about basic health and safety precautions while holidaying in Bali, the Australian Medical Association (WA) said today.   “GPs are seeing an increasing number of illnesses and accidents from patients returning from Bali,” AMA …


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National Summit on Alcohol Marketing to Young People


Friday 7 December 2012

The AMA (WA) strongly supported the AMA’s National Summit on Alcohol Marketing to….


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Medicare patient rebates failing to keep pace


Friday 7 December 2012

AMA List of Medical Services and Fees 2012 The AMA (WA) has thrown its support…


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AMA Membership: Bang for your back
Dr Jason Laurens
Friday, 16th August 2019

People always ask me what they actually get for their membership dollars, and I get it, we all want something tangible for our money. Especially many interns who still have that ‘poor student’ mentality where you wonder which flavour of …