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Upcoming Events

Join Injury Matters for online interactive workshop training to build the capacity of professionals to use co-design principles and translating theory to action.

For more information and to register, click here.

Event Date 25 May 2022 10:00am
Event End Date 25 May 2022 12:00pm
Individual Price $15.00
Location Online
$15.00

Join Injury Matters for a two-hour workshop training for health professionals interested in learning more about how poor/reduced vision effects falls in older adults.

For more information and to register, click here.

Event Date 2 Jun 2022 6:00pm
Event End Date 2 Jun 2022 8:00pm
Individual Price $15.00
Location Bendat Parent & Community Centre 36 Dodd Street, Wembley, WA
$15.00

Join Injury Matters for an online workshop for injury prevention professionals to grow their skills in interpreting epidemiological data.

For more information and to register, click here.

Event Date 15 Jun 2022 10:00am
Event End Date 15 Jun 2022 12:00pm
Location Online

Description: A skills-based webinar for local government bodies on how to develop and implement an Alcohol Action Plan.

For more information: https://www.injurymatters.org.au/event/how-to-alcohol-action-planning-for-local-governments/ 

Event Date 21 Jun 2022 11:00am
Event End Date 21 Jun 2022 12:30pm
Location Online via Zoom

Join the WA Sexual Health and Blood-borne Virus Applied Research and Evaluation Network (SiREN) for their bi-annual symposium.

For more information and to register, click here

Event Date 24 Jun 2022 9:00am
Event End Date 24 Jun 2022 5:00pm
Location Novotel Langley Hotel, Perth and online

The Australian Health Promotion Association (WA Branch) Scholarships Program is accepting applications for an additional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarship in 2022.  The Scholarships Program is funded by Healthway and this year will offer one six-month workplace scholarships starting in August/ September 2022. 


Potential Applicants:

The AHPA scholarship is the best way to kick-start to your career in health promotion. Winning the scholarship will pay 6 months full-time salary, working at an agency of your choice on a project you have developed. To apply, you can approach an agency with an idea for a potential project and submit an application with them, or email Myra, AHPA Scholarships Coordinator scholarshipswa@healthpromotion.org.au to be matched with an agency and a project.

 

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants can apply with work or volunteer experience and/or TAFE/University qualifications in health promotion, public health, Aboriginal health, nursing, youth work, teaching or other related fields.

Potential agencies:
Would you consider the prospect of hosting a health promotion officer, working on a project funded by this scholarship? If you have a new idea or an existing project that could be completed in six months by an up-and-coming Aboriginal health promotion practitioner, please read more about the scholarship program and past projects on the Scholarships WA website: a href="http://healthpromotionscholarshipswa.org.au/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-saferedirecturl="http://healthpromotionscholarshipswa.org.au/   

 

To express your interest in applying, hosting a scholarship recipient, discuss project ideas, connect with an interested agency or applicant, or any other questions please get in touch with Myra, AHPA Scholarships Coordinator on scholarshipswa@healthpromotion.org.au  

Application due dates are TBA but will likely be in late July to August. 

Event Date 1 Aug 2022

Royal Perth Hospital Trauma Service in partnership with St John Ambulance (WA) will present our WA State Trauma Conference 26-27 November 2022. In addition to hearing from some of Australia's leading experts representing the fields of Injury Prevention, Prehospital, Acute and Rehabilitation Care, the delegates will have the opportunity to attend optional education workshops and various social events. This will be the premier West Australian trauma education event of 2022

Register here: https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing/630063

Event Date 26 Nov 2022 9:00am
Event End Date 27 Nov 2022 5:00pm
Location Perth

AHPA (WA Branch) and Curtin University will again host a Health Promotion Short Course for Aboriginal Health Practitioners (HPSC4AHP) from Monday 27 June – Friday 1 July 2022.

This course is offered for FREE for eligible participants, with thanks to generous funding from Healthway and the AHPA (WA Branch).

Please view the 2022 HPSC4AHP Flyer for course details and submit your expression of interest using the expression of interest form by Friday 3 June.

For more information please email Myra on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or go to "News" on healthpromotionscholarshipswa.org.au

Event Date 12 Dec 2032
Event End Date 12 Jan 2007
Location Curtin University Bentley