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Alliance of Defence Service Organisations - Advocacy for Australian Mefloquine and Tafenoquine Veterans

The Alliance of Defence Service Organisations (ADSO) comprises 14 organisations that represent the interests of serving Australian Defence Force personnel and veterans, totalling around 100,000 members. 270 more words


"Please Malcolm Turnbull: I want a Prime Minister who inspires me."

“We were told there was never a more exciting time to be an Australian. Well, I’ve never felt more bored.” 780 more words

Queensland Youth Parliament

Lavina Salter - The Need for an Outreach Program for Mefloquine & Tafenoquine Veterans

On 13 March 2016 a group of more than 100 veterans, relatives, health practitioners and Australian Defence Force officials attended a forum in Townsville, Queensland, to discuss the adverse health effects of mefloquine and tafenoquine. 2,436 more words


CFP - Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Conference - Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand

Check out the link for abstracts to this conference to be held 10 – 12 Nov 2016.

Abstracts can be for conference presentations, poster presentations, interactive workshops, art installations and performances. 42 more words

Hey, May!!

Announcements (cue the confetti):
It’s Lupus Awareness Month!! Wooohooo!! Purple ribbons all around!
It’s Mental Health Awareness Month!! Wooohooo! Green ribbons for everyone! 430 more words

Student Engagement and Closing the Opportunity Gap: An Action Plan, Part 2

My previous two posts have described how schools can improve access for students of color and students living in poverty to follow their passions and have more voice in choice in their learning. 1,857 more words


#LCSM Chat 5/5: Know Before You Go—Conference Prep 101

Lung cancer patients and advocates are increasingly joining healthcare, pharma, government agency and biotech industry representatives at cancer-related medical conferences such as the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in April and the American Society for Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in June. 280 more words

Lung Cancer