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RHDAustralia is working to improve clinical understanding of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease management based on best practice. We are charged with developing education, training and health promotion resources that can be used to improve the management and control of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease. Our education and training strategy focuses on collaborations and partnerships with medical education service providers by value adding to existing resources and learning platforms.

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RHDAustralia is based at Menzies School of Health Research.

The information contained in this website is not intended to be used as personal medical advice. Individuals with rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease should be under the care of a medical practitioner or other qualified health care professional.

RHDAustralia is not able to consult on individual health matters or provide funding for treatment or medical procedures.