2020 Annual Report

by Jacqueline Bredhauer Each year, AMSA Global Health develops an annual plan in conjunction with our strategic direction, and celebrates and evaluates our progress via an annual report. I am pleased to announce the publication of our 2020 Annual Report. 2020 was a tumultuous year, filled with masks, hand sanitiser…

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Welcome to 2021

by Jacqueline Bredhauer After a year of confusion, chaos, and zoom, we welcome you… to another year, of confusion, chaos and zoom! COVID-19 is still kicking. But that doesn’t mean we don’t have grand plans in store for AMSA Global Health! Some of them are just, well, a little up…

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AMSA Global Health Intensive: Indigenous Australian Health

The inaugural AMSA Global Health Intensive (AGHI) has come and gone, and what a ride it’s been. Formerly known as Training New Trainers, AMSA’s flagship training program was entirely redesigned in 2018. We decided that we needed to reshape and refocus on providing capacity building for Australian medical students at…

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#MoveMindfully with AMSA Code Green- By Georgia Behrens

“That? That’s not a disease, that’s just someone who lived in a city!” the tutor scoffed. “It’s carbon from air pollution. That’s probably what your lungs will look like by the time you die, too.” In my first-ever wet lab, my tutor handed me a flaccid, disembodied lung and asked…

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