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The Australian Medical Association (AMA) is the professional association for Australian doctors and medical students. The association does not regulate or certify doctors, a responsibility which lies with the Medical Board of Australia and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. The association's national headquarters are located in Barton, Australian Capital Territory, in addition to the offices of its branches in each of the states and territories in Australia.
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Australian Medical Association urges NSW residents to wear face masks at all timesThe country's peak medical body is now encouraging residents in NSW to wear face masks in public at all times, as Premier Gladys Berejiklian urges the state's young people to limit their social..
NSW COVID-19 updateNSW Premer Gladys Berejiklian and state health officials are speaking live shortly with a coronavirus update. It comes as the Australian Medical Association urges federal and state governments to agree..
Doctors are urging Australian governments to agree on national face mask guidelinesThe Australian Medical Association has urged federal and state governments to agree on national consistent guidelines on wearing face masks.
Doctors call for national mask guidelinesThe Australian Medical Association has urged federal and state governments to agree on national consistent guidelines on wearing face masks.
WA to keep borders closed, Queensland should think about the same, says AMAWestern Australia's chief health officer won't be advising the state government to reopen borders until Victoria's coronavirus numbers significantly improve, while the Australian Medical Association..
Medicos call for stricter coronavirus bansThe Australian Medical Association is calling for an even stricter shutdown to handle the coronavirus pandemic as people continued to flout existing rules.
Pressure mounts on Health Minister to apologise to coronavirus GPThe Australian Medical Association has joined a growing rank of doctors furious with Ms Mikakos for criticising Dr Chris Higgins.
'Losing the battle of the bulge': Patient apathetic about losing weight, say GPsThe Australian Medical Association says the rate of obesity is growing among Australian adults and kids.
Top medical, legal bodies renew calls to lift Australia's criminal age from 10 to 14The Australian Medical Association and Law Council of Australia have issued a joint statement called for the minimum age of criminal responsibility to be increased from 10 to 14.
Australian Medical Association labels climate change 'a health emergency'The Australian Medical Association has joined other international medical groups in recognising climate change as a "health emergency".
AMA labels climate change 'an emergency'The Australian Medical Association has joined other international medical groups in recognising climate change as a "health emergency".