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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Resouces

Dr Bo Remenyi, NT Australian of the Year 2018

Paediatric cardiologist Dr Bo Reményi was NT Australian of the Year in 2018. She used this opportunity to highlight the high rates of rheumatic heart disease among Australia's Aboriginal and torres Strait Islander peoples.

In this short film she highlights some of the problems associated with rheumatic heart disease and the need to move from a treatment focus to a prevention focus. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this resource may contain images and voices of people who have died. 

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Moonshine Agency Pty Ltd
Year of publication 
2018