These are difficult times for many people in the community and already, the issue of vaccine hesitancy is a concern that threatens to disrupt the Federal Government’s plan to deliver its national vaccine strategy for the benefit of the whole nation. It is time for us to open the conversation and engage patients, so that vaccine… Read More »COVID vaccine FAQs: What GPs need to know
In this article, originally published by RACGP, Dr Karen Magraith and I share insights about bioidentical hormone therapy. ——————- Two experts answer common questions on compounding bioidentical hormone therapy for menopause. In the wake of recent warnings about bioidentical hormone therapy, RACGP Quality Care committee member Dr Magdalena Simonis and Dr… Read More »What should GPs know about bioidentical hormone therapy?
AFMW is now a member of AIDA and we are looking forward to working together. RAP Presidents Letter On behalf of AFMW, I would like to share with you the outline of the processes we are undertaking to bring our 100-year-old organisation into a conscious awareness of the presence, cultural… Read More »AFMW’s ‘Reflect’ Reconciliation Action Plan
Dear Members, As we come to the close of 2020 and I write this address, my initial thought is ‘who would have guessed that this time last year, we would be facing a global pandemic?’
Employment and training conditions for Doctors in Training (DiT) are unacceptable and unsustainable. Although the recent review of the Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) for DiT saw many improvements, more need to be made, and promptly enforced. Doctors in Training suffer from unacceptably high levels of psychological distress relating to work,… Read More »Enterprise Bargaining Agreement for Doctors in Training