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$1.8 million injection for trials of improved Q Fever vaccine
2 new cases of COVID
“Be a Mouth Keeper”: Looking after your oral health during pandemic
‘Wonder Drug’ Ivermectin in a Triple Therapy Should be Used for COVID-19 Cure and Prevention
No new cases of COVID
Cloth face masks can reduce spread of SARS-CoV
2 new cases of COVID-19 3 August
COVID-19 Emergency Committee highlights need for response efforts over long term
Australia’s oral health getting worse … and COVID is not helping
Queensland returns blunt instrument border controls
New Zealand gets first-ever Hepatitis Elimination Champion
Homemade face masks – not all cut from same cloth
World Hepatitis Day: fast-tracking elimination of hepatitis B among mothers and children
$2.55 million MRFF grant for Monash University women’s health project
New COVID-19 Law Lab to provide vital legal information and support for global COVID-19 response
Austrade regional market update on impact of COVID-19 22 July
WHO Director-General pays tribute to Spain’s sacrifices and leadership to confront COVID-19
Dietary guidelines incompatible with global targets
More than 150 countries engaged in COVID-19 vaccine global access facility
WHO and UNICEF warn of a decline in vaccinations during COVID-19
Doctors and medical students have health issues too
As more go hungry and malnutrition persists, achieving Zero Hunger by 2030 in doubt, UN report warns
Study estimates more than one million Indians died from snakebite envenoming over past two decades
Independent evaluation into COVID-19
Independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response announced
Japan-Australia Leaders’ VTC Meeting
Star-studded line up announced for Queensland Theatre’s next Play Club ~ After Dinner
WHO: access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls
Global pandemic highlights importance of World Zoonoses Day
3 new cases of COVID-19 5 July
WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19
Shanghai Ranking declares Griffith Nursing and Midwifery Australia’s best and number 2 globally
COVID-19 Pandemic: Latest Update – 10 million+ cases globally
COVID-19 Pandemic: Latest Update
Australian Health Protection Principal Committee statement on safe return of crowds to stadiums
10th Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo declared over
Pandemic exposes biodiversity-health nexus
Race around world for COVID-19 vaccines
IOC joins forces with WHO and United Nations to fight COVID-19
World Health Organization reminds public to remain vigilant through Mr Bean’s Essential COVID-19 Checklist
Health workers should be encouraged to use mobile devices for remote consultation with COVID-19 patients
Reporting on Asylum seeker self-harm not in line with WHO standards: report claims
Australians shopping online more than ever before
Luxembourg and WHO sign new Memorandum of Understanding, committing flexible funding to support WHO Triple billion
Countries failing to prevent violence against children, agencies warn
ICMRA statement about confidence in vaccines
ICMRA statement about confidence in vaccine safety and effectiveness
Vaccine modelling shaping global policies for hepatitis B elimination