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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

Year in Review: Workshops, Education, Resource Development and Community Engagement

Year in review: Workshops, education, resource development and community engagement

It’s been a very busy year for RHDA, with a new team, new strategic goals and plenty of activity.  We’ve taken some time to reflect on what... Read on

New resource! What is acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease? An explainer video for school staff

New resource! What is acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease? An explainer video for school staff

Working closely with a range of teachers, school staff and health professionals, RHDAustralia is excited to launch a new white board... Read on

Nurse takes home top honours for her work in Maningrida and shares how her community is working to end rheumatic heart disease

Nurse takes home top honours for her work in Maningrida and shares how her community is working to end rheumatic heart disease

Roz Baartz has taken home the Northern Territory Primary Health Network (NTPHN) Nurse of the Year award in recognition of the valuable work... Read on

Words from Arnhem land: Aboriginal health messages need to be made with us rather than for us

Words from Arnhem land: Aboriginal health messages need to be made with us rather than for us

Makungun Marika, Menzies School of Health Research; Alice Mitchell, Menzies School of Health Research; Anna Ralph, Menzies School of Health... Read on

Media Release - SA RHD Workshop 2018

Raising awareness of rheumatic heart disease among the Aboriginal health workforce of South Australia

Two important events addressing rheumatic heart disease will be hosted for health professionals in Port Augusta this month. SA Health and... Read on

HOT NORTH Rheumatic Heart Disease in Maningrida and East Timor

HOT NORTH funding opens doors

Building on his HOT NORTH research, Dr Josh Francis was recently awarded a $2.1M DFAT grant to provide surveillance training, research... Read on

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