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 »


2016 AMMA Conference

We look forward to welcoming you all to our 25th Anniversary Conference in Melbourne from 14-16 October 2016. You can register here.

New JMVH Media Kit now available 

Place your company’s name in front of AMMA members, JMVH subscribers and industry professionals across Australasia.

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.

Australia Day Honours

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

Medical News

Veterans urged to participate in the Department of Veteran’s Affairs and the University of Adelaide’s Transition Study read more

New Army Chief has pledged to fight for ill and injured veterans read more

Australian WWII Veterans awarded French Legion of Honour read more

A report in The Conversation on reliving the pain of war: military deployment and PTSD read more