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Graduating on Country: ‘both-way academia’

Graduating on Country: ‘both-way academia’

Authors: Makungun Marika and Alice Mitchell On July 30th, 2019, eleven adult Yolŋu students graduated from CDU after completing a course in... Read on

The 2020 Australian ARF/RHD guideline: A behind the scenes look

The 2020 Australian ARF/RHD guideline: A behind the scenes look

Sara Noonan RHDA Technical Advisor and Production Editor, 2020 Australian ARF/RHD guideline (3rd edition)   In February 2020, RHDAustralia... Read on

Medical guideline revised with culture at the centre of care

Medical guideline revised with culture at the centre of care

MEDIA RELEASE Medical guideline revised with culture at the centre of care New medical guidelines released today place people with acute... Read on

2019: Reflecting back on the last 12 months

2019: Reflecting back on the last 12 months

As 2019 draws to a close, we take the opportunity to reflect on what has been an incredibly busy and productive 12 months. This year also... Read on

Skin health workshop in the Torres Strait

Beats by Kids – Torres Strait Islander children drop beats to promote healthy skin

Children from Boigu, Saibai, Badu, Mabuiag, St Pauls, Warraber, Poruma, Masig, Mer, and Erub Islands in the Torres Strait have teamed up... Read on

Dr Tim Barnett looking for answers to Strep A connection to rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease

Researcher takes aim at unlocking secrets of Strep A

Dr Tim Barnett became fascinated with Group A Streptococcus as soon as he encountered it as a postdoctoral fellow in Atlanta, Georgia – in... Read on

Funding for Rheumatic Heart Disease will focus on community-led prevention and treatment

Funding for Rheumatic Heart Disease will focus on community-led prevention and treatment

18 April 2019 Funding for Rheumatic Heart Disease will focus on community-led prevention and treatment Opposition Leader Bill Shorten’s... Read on

NSW Ambulance's Aboriginal Cardiac Care Awareness Program

Mark Trebley can turn any story, no matter the topic, into a great yarn. An essential skill when he’s talking to communities and health... Read on

Champions4change at Menzies School of Health Research

Champions4change – Sharing, Caring and Inspiring

RHDAustralia is proud to announce the launch of the official RHDAustralia Champions4change program. The Champions4change program was... Read on

The legacy of a leader and the long-standing impact her work and research continues to have: A New Zealand perspective on acute rheumatic fever prevention

As the end of 2018 rapidly approaches, we would like to take this opportunity to pay a special tribute to Professor Diana (Dinny) Lennon,... Read on

Culture, caring and telling true stories: A reflection on 2018

Culture, caring and telling true stories: A reflection on 2018

Vicki Wade, Senior Cultural Advisor at RHDAustralia, had a very busy 2018; sharing stories, providing education and learning from others as... Read on

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