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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Australia


Q&A panel event: Forgotten but not gone

Rheumatic heart disease is a devastating, and 100% preventable, health condition. Rheumatic heart disease has been mostly eliminated from... Read on

2016 World Heart Day

Your Heart 'Lubs' You!

'Lub Dub'- this is the sound your heart makes as the heart valves open and close.  You’ve probably heard a few 'lub dubs' in your lifetime... Read on

Rheumatic Heart Disease Workshop in Darwin

NT 2016 Workshop – Preview

Registrations are now open - click here to register at Eventbrite Download Full Program *Please note: The times and titles in this... Read on

Milestone for surveillance of rheumatic heart disease

On 30th June 2016, a significant milestone was met with the submission to the Commonwealth Department of Health of the first report... Read on

Year 12 project making a difference - Tiwi Islander raises awareness about RHD

Tiwi Islander and year 12 student Trish Tipiloura has been raising awareness about rheumatic heart disease (RHD) on the Tiwi Islands. “... Read on

State of the art heart equipment arrives for NT kids

State of the art heart equipment arrives for NT kids

Northern Territory children requiring a heart scan will now benefit from one of the best ultrasound heart machines available in the world,... Read on

NT cardiologist Dr Remenyi meets with world leaders in cardiology

NT cardiologist Dr Remenyi meets with world leaders in cardiology

Northern Territory paediatric cardiologist Dr. Bo Remenyi has just returned from the prestigious International Society of Cardiovascular... Read on

Dr El Gamel presenting at the RHDAustralia Close The Gap Breakfast

An end to open heart surgery? New solutions for rheumatic heart disease.

A unique procedure is successfully replacing the heart valves of rheumatic heart disease patients without resorting to open heart surgery.... Read on

World Congress of Cardiology, Mexico June 2016 highlights

Claire Boardman attended the WCC of Cardiology to present two poster abstracts and to participate in the development of the global RHD... Read on

NT RHD Education Workshop: Registration now open

RHDAustralia invites NT health professionals to the Acute Rheumatic Fever & Rheumatic Heart Disease Education Workshop When: 20 &... Read on

Susan Shanley Aaron Loganathan NT Budget Breakfast

$5000 raised for HeartKids SA/NT

RHDAustralia were delighted to see HeartKids SA/NT be presented with $5000 to support their work in the Northern Territory. The funds were... Read on

evening symposium

Hear from the experts - video presentations now available

The RHDA evening symposium held in Brisbane in March was an opportunity to hear the latest developments in research, clinical practice and... Read on