Read the Prime Minister’s update following the National Cabinet meeting on 4 September 2020.
The Acting Chief Medical Officer of Australia, Professor Paul Kelly, has released information about the support the Commonwealth will provide to ‘hotspot’ areas.
A statement from the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) on the Infection Control Expert Group.
The Australian Government is funding 13 biomedical projects to find breakthrough treatments, diagnostics and ultimately, a vaccine in the fight against COVID-19.
The Australian Government is providing $103.4 million through the Medical Research Future Fund for research into women’s health, primary health care, clinical trials and other vital research. This includes $86.5 million in new grant opportunities.
A statement from the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) on very high risk environments – nightclubs, dance venues, and large unstructured outdoor events.
Influenza can be a very serious disease. It is not too late to get vaccinated to help protect yourself and others. Everyone aged 6 months and over is recommended to get vaccinated every year.