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QAIHC Quality Workshop

Apunipima Attends Quality Workshop on Gold Coast The annual Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC) Quality Workshop was held on the Gold Coast from 16 -18 June. Quality and Risk Administration Officer Denelle Butler and Quality and Risk Manager…
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Healthy Cooking in Wujal Wujal

Apunipima Healthy Cooking Classes in Wujal Wujal Over the last few weeks of term, Apunipima Cape York Health Council and Queensland Health have been doing healthy cooking with Bloomfield River State School kids in grades prep-2. We made fruit and…
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Laura School Screenings

School screenings take place in remote community of Laura Dr Louise Craig, Maternal and Child Health Team Leader Nie Sheehan, Advanced Health Worker - Men's Health David Nicholls, Diabetes Educator Kerry Vickers and Podiatrist Brendan Rose and Child Health /…
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Gestational Diabetes Study

Catherine Chamberlain, a registered midwife with over 25 years of national and international experience, will present the results of her study into gestational diabetes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women on July 4 at Apunipima Cape York Health Council.…
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Rising Star in Health Research

James Cook University researcher and soon – to – be Apunipima employee Dr Sandra Campbell is the recipient of the inaugural National Health and Medical Research Council’s (NHMRC) Rising Star Research Excellence Award for excellence in health and medical research. “The Rising…
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Hearing Health on Cape York

Apunipima's Audiologist Kristen Wallin presented at the World Congress of Audiology held in Brisbane in May 2014. Kristen holds a Masters in Audiology and has been an Audiologist for over 10 years. She has worked with Apunipima Cape York Health…
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Measles Alert

There has been a confirmed case of measles in a child who attends Edge Hill State School. As well as attending school on 28th May, the child also attended Cairns 24hr Medical Centre on Saturday 31st May, 2014. Measles is a…
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Cooking up a storm in Wujal

For the last five weeks, Apunipima Cape York Health Council and Queensland Health have been doing healthy cooking with Bloomfield River State School kids in grades 3-7. We have made fruit salad, meat and salad wraps, mini pizzas, apple and banana…
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