COTA NSW & the International Federation on Ageing are jointly hosting a forum: “Strengthening The Rights of Older People” 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Thursday 24th November, 2011. Mitchell Theatre, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, Level 1, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney 2000.read more..
Agreement/Genetic Testing – Genetics Working Party A five-year Pathology Funding Agreement between the Australian Government and the pathology sector came into effect on 1 July 2011. The agreement provides for growth in pathology expenditure of around 5% per year overread more..
Workshop: Wednesday 23 November 2011 The purpose of this workshop is to find ways of improving consumer use of antibiotics, to reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance. More and more illnesses have stopped responding to antibiotics and the problem isread more..
The obesity epidemic is one of the most important public health challenges facing Australia today. Over the last 20 years the prevalence of obesity and overweight has increased dramatically with nearly two in three Australian adults (1) and one inread more..
You are invited to attend a seminar designed to assist patients and their families: manage the risk of osteoporotic fracture understand the diagnosis and management of this silent disease Presented by HELLO and proudly supported by Osteoporosis Australia. When: Sundayread more..
What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a condition where the bones become fragile and brittle and can fracture more easily than normal bone. Even a minor bump or fall can cause a serious fracture of a bone affected by osteoporosis. 50%read more..
Ghassan Zammar B.Pharm M.P.S M.B.A (Health Management) Clinical Pharmacist Osteoarthritis (OA) is a frequent cause of joint pain and is estimated to be the most common cause of disability in adults. The goals in the management of osteoarthritis are toread more..
Artwork by people with arthritis exhibition and auction. Arthritis NSW is proud to present the 2nd annual art exhibition. This event is to raise awareness of the prevalence of arthritis in the NSW community, while raising much needed funds forread more..
“World Arthritis Day (12th October) Arthritis Matters” Street Appeal Our day to be heard! Arthritis NSW will be hosting the first ever “Arthritis Matters” street appeal to raise much needed funds for research, education and Arthritis NSW initiatives, such asread more..
NSW Health has convened a Taskforce to advise the NSW Minister for Health on the development of a statewide plan for chronic pain. The Taskforce includes representatives of the Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI) Pain Management Network. The ACI Painread more..