Update 30th July 2020

What is worse than a crisis? Surely a protracted crisis that is for some life-threatening and for some a non-event. The Cantonese might refer to the current situation in our society as that to a mitten crab, hands tied up before being cooked. Sometimes this…

COVID update: 29 Mar 2020

ANZAOS letter 29.03 – COVID UPDATE President’s address 29 Mar 2020   Editorial We are operating in unpredictable times and I feel it is paramount that we take stock of our situation as primary health care providers. The extremely contagious nature of COVID-19 forces us to…

USYD Faculty Research Day

Congratulations to the University of Sydney post-graduate oral surgery registrars for presenting their research at the Faculty Research Day at the Camperdown campus yesterday. Mark Atkinson presented his topic “Between the Flags: A study of the retention of knowledge in emergency medicine by NSW Health…

Humanitarian Work in The Pacific Islands

Report written by Dr Malcom Coombs. Humanitarian Work in The Pacific Islands. In November 2017 Heather and I were transferred to The Kingdom of Tonga from The Marshall Islands where we had been supporting Humanitarian Missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints…