Australian Military Medicine Association is an independent, professional
scientific organisation of medical and allied health professionals.

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. It 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 »

AMMA News

Spotlight on AMMA Member

Munjed Al Muderis is a member of AMMA whose inspiring story is being told around the world read more »

JMVH

The latest edition of JMVH, Vol 22 No 2 has is now available. Articles of interest include

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Title: Correlates of Frequent Mental Distress among Active and Former Military Personnel
Author: Eleanor DiBiasio, Samantha R Rosenthal, Melissa A Clark

HISTORY
Title: Formation of Medical Units in Response to Epidemics in the Australian Imperial Force in Palestine 1918
Authors: Prof G. Dennis Shanks MD

Title: Unjustly accused? Medical authorities and army recruitment in Australia 1914-1918
Author: Michael Tyquin

AMMA Workshop

An AMMA workshop on Tropical Medicine/Diseases will be held at the University of Queensland’s,Herston Campus on Saturday 8 November. Facilitated by Roger Bradbury read more »

Medical News

A Healthcare in Danger report compiles a complete set of practical measures read more »

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2014 AMMA Conference

You are invited to attend the 23rd Annual AMMA Conference to be held at the Sydney Hilton, Sydney 17-19 October 2014.

Call for Papers has closed. Click here for further details on the conference website

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