Australasian 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.

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 »


2018 AMMA Conference

After a very successful conference in 2017, we look forward to welcoming members and non-members alike to our 2018 Conference. Held from 12-14 October 2018 at the National Convention Centre, Canberra, delegates can expect another conference of informative sessions and engaging keynote presentations. Registration details coming soon at

Australia Day Honours

Congratulations to the following AMMA members on receiving Australia Day honours:
Commander of the Order of Australia (AC):  MAJGEN (Prof) Jeffrey Rosenfeld
Member of the Order of Australia (AM – Military Division): AIRCDRE Mike Paterson
Member of the Order of Australia (AM): Dr Marcus Skinner

Advertising with AMMA

Place your company’s name in front of AMMA members, JMVH subscribers and industry professionals across Australasia by advertising in our quarterly Journal. For further information, click here.

Call for JMVH Reviewers

Our Journal, the Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health, is looking for new reviewers across a broad range of topics to assist our editorial team in continuing to produce a high-quality quarterly publication. If you would be interested in becoming a reviewer, please email our Association Manager, Naomi, at

Connect with Us

You can now join in the discussion with like-minded professionals in the Australasian Military Medicine Association LinkedIn Group.

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