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 »
Munjed Al Muderis is a member of AMMA whose inspiring story is being told around the world read more »
The latest edition of JMVH, Vol 22 No 2 is now available. Articles of interest include
Title: Correlates of Frequent Mental Distress among Active and Former Military Personnel
Author: Eleanor DiBiasio, Samantha R Rosenthal, Melissa A Clark
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
2014 AMMA Conference
Thank you to all of our delegates, sponsors and exhibitors. The conference was a wonderful success. Presentations have been uploaded on the delegates only page at www.amma.asn.au/amma2014.
2015 AMMA Conference
We look forward to seeing you in Hobart next year at the Hotel Grand Chancellor from 9-11 October 2015. Call for Papers will open in February 2015.
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