We are in the run for the Midwest Business Execellence Awards to be announed in June!!
We Won!! Mid West Business Excellence Awards
The social and economic value that our student programs bring to our local communitites was recently recognised during this year's Business Awards. The Award is testament of WACRH's innovative and immersive placement, and is a credit to the Centre's Education Team for their passion and creativity.
We are seeking interest from Aboriginal people to be part of our working group. We want to ensure Aboriginal people are empowered partners who contribute to research that meets local and national health priorities and needs. We also hope that the working group will increase research ownership by the Aboriginal community and ensure research findings get to the right people to make a difference. Applications close on the 30th of June. Read More
Have you lived in a rural or remote part of Australia?
Are you an Allied Health Professional?
Are you thinking of studying an Allied Health course?
Scholarships are available for study in 2016
Our team, in partnership with UWA and the WA Heart Foundation has recently released one of the most comprehensive reports that aims to further narrow the gap between rates of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal heart disease deaths. Read More
The Toolkits aim to guide Aboriginal health professionals on how to maximise their engagement with the media and assist journalists in dealing positively with the Aboriginal Health sector.
When: 10am, Thursday 4th July 2013
Where: CUCRH - 167 Fitzgerald Street
Changing the News
A toolkit for Aboriginal health staff
This toolkit provides practical advice and effective guidelines for managing media and developing communication strategies.
Mainstream News Media
A toolkit for journalists
The 'Mainstream News Media' toolkit collates real advice collected from Aboriginal health professionals, and aims to guide journalists during the news gathering and reporting process.
• Aboriginal health professionals, journalists, and other media specialists participated in an intensive media management and advocacy skills training and mentoring program • As a result of this training program, Aboriginal participants improved their media management skills and journalists improved their capacity for reporting on Aboriginal health • Both toolkits stem from this training and mentoring process
Download the Toolkits
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The Rural Health Continuing Education program (RHCE2) managed by the National Rural Health Alliance (NRHA) on behalf of the Commonwealth Department of Health has supported 119 CPD projects over the last 5 years.
There will be a roundtable in Geraldton on 13 August (9.30-4.00pm) to provide participants with the opportunity to learn about:
the benefits of multidisciplinary teams, collaborative partnerships and interprofessional learning,
a range of online self-paced, flexible training programs and tools developed in the RHCE2 program;
new models and innovative approaches to delivering CPD; and how completed RHCE2 projects and might be adapted to local areas.