CEO update

Dear members, Welcome to 2020, I hope you and your family and friends are safe and well. This summer has been a sad and shocking time for many parts of Australia, with fire devastating the landscape across the nation.  We have all seen the overwhelming loss of human life, property, wildlife, and vegetation.  I extend … Continued

CEO update

Dear Members, Friday, 6 December 2019, Save this date! AIDA will be holding our final Member Networking Event for 2019, this time in Canberra. I hope to see you all there! Since bidding Darwin farewell, October continued to be a busy month. The Secretariat are busy reviewing key priorities and planning for the next 12 … Continued

CEO update

Dear Members It’s Conference time and the office is buzzing!  Secretariat staff are busy finalising registrations, travel and program activities for what’s shaping up to be another great AIDA conference.  We have a full program rich in scientific, cultural and practical content as well as dynamic keynote speakers who will challenge the status quo, inviting … Continued

CEO update

Dear members, It is such a pleasure and honour to be appointed as Chief Executive Officer of AIDA, which has such a strong history of advocating for and contributing to equitable health and life outcomes of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.  Whilst I am missing my family and hometown of Darwin, it is a … Continued

A Message from the President

AIDA announces new Chief Executive Officer I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Monica Barolits-McCabe as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Indigenous Doctors’ Association (AIDA). Monica is an Aboriginal woman from the Kungarakan tribal group whose traditional lands are south west of  Darwin. Monica holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the … Continued

CEO Update 27 August 2018

Hello and welcome to Ward Round edition 71. We are pleased to announce that AIDA has recently secured funding from the Department of Health for a further four years. This means that we can continue to support and grow our membership base and work towards equitable health and life outcomes for Australia’s Indigenous Peoples. While … Continued