The WA Centre for Rural Health (WACRH) has opened a satellite office in the Karratha Central Health Superclinic and has created a unique opportunity for an academic to join a dynamic, multi-disciplinary academic team which is working to improve the health of rural, remote and Indigenous people in Western Australia. Read More
WORKSHOP: Understanding the brain's responses to emotion. Dr Judy Willis visiting Neurologist and Neuro-educational consultant from the US will be presenting two workshops at WACRH. Date: 1 & 2 June. Venue: WACRH, 167 Fitzgerald Street, Geraldton. Read More
Ever thought of a career in Health? Be part of Health Academy for Years 10 & 11. Learn from health professionals about health careers in this interactive two-day program. Dates: 27 May & 10 June. To apply, email Edsimfirstname.lastname@example.org or call 9956 0210. Venue: WACRH, 167 Fitzgerald Street, Geraldton. 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