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Anzac Day 2019

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Dr Haydee Paiva triumphantly waves PNG and Solomon Island flags at Mt Everest base camp

A Solomon Islands doctor has given her PNG ‘tambus’ a sneak peek of Mount Everest. Dr Haydee Paiva, a keen hiker and budding mountaineer, reached the base camp of Mt Everest on April 15 from the Nepal side. Dr Paiva works at the Paradise Hospital in Port Moresby as an anaesthetist or dokta blo slipim man na ...

Electronic Tuberculosis (TB) patient management system

Australia is proudly supporting Dr Patrick Koliwan and David Valentine, founders of health-tech startup Refer Tech that have developed an electronic tuberculosis (TB) patient management system. The prototype is being piloted at the Kaugere Health Centre and has so far cut TB patient review times from around 20 minutes to just two minutes per patient! TB patients ...

PNGAA Melbourne May 2019 Luncheon

Date: Saturday 18 May 2019 Time: 11.30am – 3.30pm Speaker: Andrea Williams Where: Caulfield RSL, 4 St Georges Road, Elsternwick, Victoria. Cost: Total payment of $35 cash on day includes 2 course lunch and $10 cover charge Note: Cover Charge is a contribution to Bar staff on the day & raffle entry. All other remaining proceeds ...

Tales of PNG – Experiences of Two Women

Presenters: LIz Thurston and Marie Clifton-Bassett Date: Sunday 19 May 2019 Time: 11.30am – 2.30pm Where: Gordon Golf Club, 2 Lynn Ridge Avenue, Gordon. NSW. Cost: $15 per person – lunch can be purchased at own expense. RSVP: 9 May 2019 to Sara Turner Email: events@pngaa.net Payment by direct debit (please notify admin@pngaa.net) ...

18th Annual PNGAA Adelaide Reunion lunch

Date: Sunday 28 April 2019 Time: 11.45pm for 12.45pm Where: Public Schools Club, Sandford House, 207 East Terrace, Adelaide Special Guest: Graham Taylor – ‘Aunty ABC’s role in Papua New Guinea’ Cost: $45 per person with drinks available at bar prices RSVP: Monday 15 April 2019 (earlier appreciated) – E: janis.kleinig@bigpond.com or pjthomas@ihug.com.au Please advise ...

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