ANZGITA In The News
Chris Hair and Karen Jempin are off to Samoa on 19 February for a week to provide training as well as advice on unit development. Funding is by the Australian Government Pacific Islands Program which is administered by RACS.
Alan Studley, our Treasurer, is interviewed about ANZGITA in INTHEBLACK (ITB), CPA Australia’s flagship publication. It is Australia’s most-widely circulating monthly business magazine, read by accountants and business leaders in Australia and beyond.
ANZGITA has secured Australia Awards Fellowship funding for Dr Celia Santos from Timor-Leste’s national hospital to undertake three months intensive training at Canberra Hospital and Calvary Hospital. This will help secure the sustainability of the recently established endoscopy unit. Please download the annoncement.
Our AGM was held on 20 August. Below is the 2017 Annual Report of Activities which was presented at the meeting.
Below is our April 2017 Newsletter
On page 4 of the December 2016 Newsletter of the New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology is an article by Alan Fraser on ANZGITA and his training work in Myanmar earlier in the year.
At the AGM on 9 October, 2016, the Annual Report was accepted by the Members.
In March 2016 The Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Foundation (JGHF) awarded ANZGITA a Special Project Grant. Details are in the attached document.
In the Australia Day Honours Professor Finlay Macrae was made an Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia for distinguished service to medicine in the field of gastroenterology and genomic disorders as a clinician and academic, and to human health through the Human Variome Project. The full citation is in the file below.
Below is our first newsletter for members and others who are interested in our activities and latest news
The following article appeared in the Old Scotch Collegians Association magazine produced by the Scotch College Melbourne Alumni in December 2105.
A note by Greg Lockrey, an ANZITA member, on his involvement in the Fiji 2015 program appeared in the RACP News in November 2015
The following article by Finlay Macrae appeared in the October 2014 edition of the World Gastroenterology News.