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AMA President’s Award recognises Chief Health Officers’ outstanding roles during pandemic

The Australian Medical Association (AMA) has recognised the outstanding service and medical leadership shown by the state Chief Health Officers and Commonwealth Chief Medical Officers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

31 July 2021

The AMA recognises Professor Nick Talley’s Gold Medal performance

The Australian Medical Association’s (AMA) highest award, the Gold Medal, has this year been awarded to Laureate Professor Nick Talley in recognition of his outstanding services to medicine, including publishing the Medical Journal of Aust

31 July 2021

No time to lose to curb Delta's spread in Sydney

The AMA said today time is running out to get control of the COVID-19 outbreak in Sydney, calling for stricter, wider lockdown measures alongside a massive vaccination push.

30 July 2021

Vision for Australia's Health

Health reform in this country is sorely needed, and long overdue.

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The President's Message

AMA provides a clear and consistent voice in a week of confusion

If ever there has been a time for a clear message, this past week might be it, with confusion about vaccines and intense public interest.

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Putting health care back into aged care.

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COVID-19 is challenging the capacity of our nation to respond to serious illness in a never before seen way. View our guidance for doctors on the impact of coronavirus.

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