AIDA’s purpose is to grow ethical and professional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander doctors who will lead and drive equitable and just health outcomes for all our peoples.

2022 AIDA Annual Report


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have self-determination and equitable health and life outcomes in a culturally safe health system.


Our values are to:

  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Professionalism
  • Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Reciprocity

AIDA Values and Code of Conduct

Strategic priorities

  1. Grow Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander doctors
  2. Shape health outcomes
  3. Best practice care and cultural perspective
  4. Communicate and celebrate
  5. Our members
  6. Sustainability


AIDA is a registered Company Limited by Guarantee with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, pursuant to the Corporations Act.

AIDA Constitution

A 25-year history of AIDA

Celebrating the Past, Challenging the Future
AIDA and Indigenous doctors – a timeline