The 2021 AMMA Conference scheduled for October in Melbourne has been re-scheduled to 7-10 April 2022. AMMA will celebrate its 30th year, and we are excited to have you celebrate with us. In 2019, we had over 500+ attendees at the annual conference. We hope that 2022 will be another remarkable year for AMMA. With the exception of 2020, in the last few years we have seen a significant increase in delegate numbers and engagement. We are keen to reunite with many of our long-term sponsors, exhibitors, and delegates as well as welcoming new ones to our conference in Melbourne. [...]
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The AMMA Council & JMVH Editorial Board are calling for expressions of interest to join the Editorial Board - Apply Now We currently have four vacancies. The Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health is the official journal of the Australasian Military Medicine Association www.amma.asn.au. It is a peer reviewed journal dedicated to publishing original content on contemporary research advances in military health services in the Australasian region since 1990. JMVH aims to provide a high-quality internationally-recognised medical and scientific forum for disseminating original research findings, reviews, commentaries and other matters that relate to the health and well-being of, men and [...]
CALLING FOR SUBMISSIONS Submissions are now open for AMMA members to participate in the Grants & Scholarships program. CLICK HERE! Deadline : 30 June 2020 RESEARCH GRANT Do you have research project that requires support - AMMA will provide support for the successful applicant. On offer is one $10,000 grant, and two $5,000 grants. DEFENCE FORCE & OTHER RANKS CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP AMMA announces new dates for the annual conference - now 25-28 November 2020 (subject to government advice). Three Conference Scholarships will be awarded to Health Service members of an Oceanic Region Defence Force (Permanent or Reserves) who are not [...]
The conference will take place 25-27 November 2020 at Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart. The Conference theme for 2020, Before the Next Mission | Preparing for Conflict and Disaster has never been more appropriate, and we are very excited to take a deeper look into the experiences of the AMMA members and community of health professionals. Abstract submission deadlines have been extended to 1 July 2020. SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT REGISTER NOW to secure early bird rates Looking for an opportunity to engage and connect with Australian Defence Force Leaders working in all facets of military medicine? HAVE A LOOK AT THE [...]
Grants & Scholarships Program is now open. Deadline 30 June 2020. We have $20,000 available for Research Grants. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity. New Conference Dates. Planning is underway to welcome everyone to the AMMA Annual Conference, new dates are 25-28 November 2020, Hobart. Tasmania. Register now. Call for Abstracts extended – there’s still time to submit your abstract, closing 1 July 2020. Membership renewals will be sent to all members on Tuesday 9 June 2020 for renewal by 30 June 2020. We look forward to your continued support of AMMA. Journal of Military & Veterans’ Health – [...]
Major General New was born 15th June 1959, Sydney NSW. He completed his Higher School Certificate at Waverley College Sydney (where he was a Cadet Under Officer) and graduated with his primary medical degree Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery in 1985, UNSW. He enlisted in 1992 as a Specialist Service Officer and was posted to 1st Parachute Surgical Team (PST) at Holsworthy Sydney. Subsequent to his specialty training in Orthopaedics (FRACS Orth), MAJGEN New undertook sub-specialist spinal surgery training in the UK in 2003 and was posted to 23rd Parachute Field Ambulance Aldershot on exchange, serving in their Forward [...]
Date: Saturday 6th July 2019 Time: 0900-1700 Location: Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Christchurch Cost: $325 AMMA Members | $375 Non-Members Registrations for the 2019 AMMA Dermatology Workshop are now open. The Workshop will be held at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Christchurch, Saturday 6 July. This will be a full day workshop, including morning and afternoon refreshments and lunch.
The 2019 Dermatology Workshop, will be held at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Christchurch, Saturday 6 July. Registrations will be open soon! Register your interest here: https://leishman.eventsair.com/2019-amma-conference/contact Any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our Association Manger Jodi Stevens, firstname.lastname@example.org
We would like to congratulate the following AMMA members on receiving Australia Day 2019 honours: Captain Ian James YOUNG RAN AM For exceptional service in the delivery of operational medical services to the Australian Defence Force on Operations RELEX, PADANG ASSIST, RENDER SAFE, OKRA and SLIPPER. Group Captain Gregory Vincent HAMPSON AM, on his Australia Day Honour Award. Greg was recognised for exceptional performance of duty in the development and sustainment of clinical aviation medical services in the Australian Defence Force. Click here to Read More!!