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Mrs Brenda Birch1 1CRANAplus, CAIRNS, Australia   Every person, no matter where they work, cultural background or whatever the work arrangement, has the right to physical and psychologically health and safety at work (Safety Work Australia 2019).   With increasing evidence...
  • June 3, 2019
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Mr Peter Ashley1 1Royal Flying Doctor Service, Alice Springs, Australia   This presentation discusses specific issues in providing a diverse, relationship based, and collective approach to the delivery of mental health services to remote Aboriginal communities in Central Australia. The...
  • June 3, 2019
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Ms Jessie Anderson1 1Centre For Remote Health, Alice Springs, NT   In recent years, the Commonwealth government has committed additional funding to encourage nursing and allied health students to undertake placements in Rural and Remote regions throughout Australia through the Rural...
  • June 6, 2018
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Ms Emma Bugden1,2 1Flinders University, Alice Springs, NT 2Menzies School of Health Research, Alice Springs, NT   In the context of the challenges of providing quality and effective healthcare in rural and remote areas, innovative and committed leadership is integral to making the...
  • June 6, 2018
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Dr David Campbell1 1Charles Darwin University   Introduction Noncommunicable disease has become a global pandemic, with the burden of this condition bearing most heavily on socioeconomically disadvantaged. While Aboriginal people have greater risk of being socioeconomically disadvantaged they suffer an...
  • June 6, 2018
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Kalen Chao1, Hanin Musbah1, Israel Needham1, Patricia Tan1, Stephanie Wong1, Felicity Croker2, Luke Croker2 1Year 4 Bachelor of Dental Surgery Students at James Cook University; researchers 2Supervisors   Introduction Increasing medical advancements coincide with increased life expectancy, leading to an...
  • June 6, 2018
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Ms Inara Beecher1, Ms Sabine Drilling2, Ms Vanessa Poulsen2, Ms Noelene Cooper1 1Country SA PHN, Torrensville, SA 2Heart Foundation SA , Adelaide, SA   Introduction: Regional SA has high levels of burden of CVD and despite this, screening for cardiovascular disease using the Absolute Risk (AR) tool has had...
  • June 6, 2018
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Ms Therese Forbes1,2, Dr Yoni Luxford2, Dr Annmaree Wilson1,2 1Cranaplus, Broome, WA 2University of New England, Armidale, NSW   Workplace ostracism, incivility and bullying have been increasing in incidence and concern in Australian health workplaces despite concerted efforts to address it on a range of organizational levels and...
  • June 6, 2018
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Mr James Macdonald1, Mr Connor Smith1, Mr Simon Wilkinson1, Mr Jason Park1, Ms Pegah Shafieekhazaneh1, Dr Felicity Croker1, Dr Karen Carlisle2 1James Cook University – The College of Medicine and Dentistry (Cairns), Smithfield, Cairns, QLD 2Australian Institute of Tropical Health & Medicine (James Cook University – Townsville), Douglas, Townsville, QLD   The purpose...
  • June 6, 2018
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Ms Diana Mosca1 1Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia, Darwin, NT, Australia   This presentation will highlight some local health promotion activities that are contributing to the global goal of eliminating rheumatic heart disease (RHD). An estimated 32 million people live with RHD. Each...
  • June 6, 2018
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