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PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE

Russell Schedlich As I sit here on a holiday  long weekend, I am once again assailed by the news that ADF Health  Personnel have been deployed  to Bali to assist in the medevac and care of a number of Australians who have been severely injured  as a result  of terrorist  bombings.It is the nature of… Read more »

In   Issue .

President’s Message

As I write this message, Australia is in its sixth month of responding to the threat of the Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus. This has been an extensive test of our ability to respond to a nationwide threat from an infective agent. The pandemic has evolved in a way that has been different to that predicted. This has… Read more »

In   Issue Volume 17 No. 4 .

President’s message

Greetings and welcome to the first Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health for 2010. The New Year brings in a few changes in the Executive of AMMA, as the astute among you will realise that the Association’s president for the past seven years, Russ Schedlich, has resigned. It is perhaps appropriate at this point to reflect on his legacy. Russ has… Read more »

In   Issue Volume 18 No. 1 .

President’s Message

Greetings and welcome to the first Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health for 2014. As the Journal goes to press, AMMA council is preparing to meet in Sydney to finalise some of the arrangements for our Annual Conference (17-19 October). 2014 marks a 100 years since the beginning of World War I, and it is… Read more »

In   Issue Volume 22 No. 1 .

President’s Message

Welcome to the latest edition of JMVH in which we showcase the talents of our conference authors, publishing their abstracts from the 2013 AMMA /Repat Foundation Joint Conference. Thank you to all the speakers for their contribution to a very successful program.  In particular our Keynote Speakers COL Timothy Hodgetts (UK), Dr Brendan Nelson, MAJGEN John… Read more »

By Greg Mahoney In   Issue Volume 21 No. 4 .

President’s Message

Welcome to the latest edition of the Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health. This edition has a wide variety of topics from the prostate to suicide, and they not only relate to medical officers but nurse practitioners and those in preventive health.  I would also like to take this opportunity to thanks members and the… Read more »

By Greg Mahoney In   Issue Volume 21 No. 3 .

President’s Message

Welcome to the latest edition of JMVH , in October the association conducted its annual conference in Brisbane with over 340 delegates and 34 trade exhibitors.   It was magnificent occasion and a great opportunity to catch up with old and new friends and hear the latest advances in military medicine. There were some very impressive… Read more »

By Greg Mahoney In   Issue Volume 20 No. 4 .

President’s Message

Welcome to the latest edition of the Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health and to exciting times for the Journal as the editorial board seeks to improved the publication with an increased number of papers being submitted and increased sponsorship. We are looking forward to the future possibilities for the journal and the benefits to… Read more »

By Greg Mahoney In   Issue Volume 20 No. 3 .