About the Association
The Australian Military Medicine Association was established in May 1991, however, in October 2012 a resolution was approved to rename the Association the Australasian Military Medicine Association.
AMMA is an independent, professional scientific organisation of medical and allied health professionals with the objectives of:
• Promoting the study of military medicine
• Bringing together those with an interest in military medicine
• Disseminating knowledge of military medicine
• Publishing and distributing a journal in military medicine
• Promoting research in military medicine
Membership of the Association is open to doctors, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, paramedics, human factors specialists, psychologists, psychiatrists and anyone with a professional interest in any of the disciplines of military health. The Association is totally independent of the Australian Defence Force, however there are strong connections with the Australian Defence Force Health Services Branch. read more »
2015 AMMA Conference
Thank you to all of our delegates, sponsors and exhibitors who contributed to another successful conference. We look forward to welcoming you all to our 25th Anniversary Conference in Melbourne from 14-16 October 2016.
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You can now join in the discussion with like-minded professionals in the Australasian Military Medicine Association LinkedIn Group.
Congratulations to the following AMMA Members who received 2015 Australia Day Honours
Prof Bradley McCall AM – Member of the Order of Australia
CMDR Roy Beran AM – Member of the Order of Australia
LTCOL Elisabeth Barnett CSM – Conspicuous Service Medal
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