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  • Stacey-Mae Prokopyszyn, WA Cervical Cancer Prevention with Big Girl and Leanne Pilkington, BreastScreen WA

    Health Matters – Cancer awareness

    Department of Health teams up with WACCPP, BreastScreen and Cancer Council to share awareness on cancer
  • older lady sitting at table with a tissue box and drinking tea

    Health care options reminder

    WA Health’s campaign continues to remind Western Australians to consider alternative health care options to Emergency Departments (EDs) for non-emergency injury or illness.
  • Rhonda Taylor at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research

    Prize-winning researcher in gene-fault quest

    A quest to discover the mechanism that causes a particular protein-activating gene to switch off at birth has helped a Perth researcher collect one of two research prizes awarded annually by the Department of Health.
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Events See all

  • Epidemiology Branch

    Australian Burden of Disease Study seminar

    The Australian Burden of Disease Study 2011 analysed the impact of 200 diseases and injuries in terms of living with illness and premature death.
  • WA Medication Safety Group Symposium

    The Western Australian Medication Safety Group (WAMSG) invites registrations for its 2016 medication safety symposium ‘Designing Out Errors: Working Towards Systems Solutions’.
  • WA Health Excellence Awards

    The WA Health Excellence Awards are held every year to recognise the achievements of teams and individuals in the provision of quality health care to Western Australians.
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