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COVID-19 could reverse decades of progress toward eliminating preventable child deaths, agencies warn
NDIA releases new Functional Capacity Framework
World-first Aussie innovations among finalists for prestigious research commercialisation awards
Elimination, eradication, and myth of ‘living with’ a certain level of COVID-19
In WHO global pulse survey, 90% of countries report disruptions to essential health services since COVID-19 pandemic
Australia steps up support to improve immunisation in Indo-Pacific
An opportunity to kick-start a massive scale-up in investment in mental health
Progress on COVID-19 vaccine strategy
Global polio eradication initiative applauds WHO African region for wild polio-free certification
Do we need to make a potential COVID-19 vaccine mandatory?
WHO Decides? “Fair and Equitable” Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines
172 countries and multiple candidate vaccines engaged in COVID-19 vaccine Global Access Facility
World Humanitarian Day 2020: A tribute to aid workers on front lines
TGI initiates a randomised Control trial of Hydroxychloroquine for Health Care Workers exposed to COVID
2 in 5 schools around world lacked basic handwashing facilities prior to COVID-19 pandemic – UNICEF, WHO
Glimpse into future with space makers
Dental Health Week: How is Australia’s oral health tracking? 7 August
$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