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4th International Primary Health Care Reform Conference International innovation, policy setting and research, in Brisbane, Queensland, 67 March 2012. The Conference will bring together primary care organisations,researchers, policy makers, consumers and clinicians from Australia, NZ, Europe the Asia Pacific and North America to build the reform platform for primarycare globally and create a network for future growth. Conference website is at <http://ihcrc.yrd.com.au/>. ========== REMINDER: Abstract submission for the NIDAC National Indigenous Drug andAlcohol Conference, to be held in Freemantle, Western Australia, 68 June 2012, has been extended to 11 November 2011. Conference website is at <http://nidaconference.com.au/>. ========== REMINDER: LEADERS IN INDIGENOUS MEDICAL EDUCATION (LIME) CONNECTION IV, in Auckland, New Zealand, 29 November to 1 December 2011: <http://limenetwork.net.au/content/lime-connection-iv>. ******************************************************************* EVENTS Thursday 3 November 2011, in Melbourne: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Symposium, at The University of Melbourne. Presented by the Murrup Barak Melbourne Institute for Indigenous Development, Onemda VicHealth Koori Health Unit, the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Tobacco Control, and Professor Marcia Langton (Foundation Chair of Australian Indigenous Studies at the University of Melbourne), together with the Lowitja Institute. More information at <http://www.murrupbarak.unimelb.edu.au/>. ========== Tuesday 8 November 2011 at 8.00pm (AEDT): The A to Z of Hepatitis live webcast and satellite television broadcast, Join Dr Norman Swan and the panel as they discuss current knowledge and research on hepatitis; the range of hepatitis variants with a specific focus on hepatitis B and C; prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment; the national hepatitis strategies and their key recommendations; and issues forrural, remote and Indigenous communities. More information <http://www.rhef.com.au/programs/program-1/?program_id=574&group_id=20>. ========== Friday 11 November 2011, in Alice Springs: Year of the Aboriginal Health Worker event. Learn about Aboriginal Health Worker jobs, how you can become a Health Worker and help to celebrate an industry that is over 100 years old, presented by the Central Australian Aboriginal Congress Education and Training Branch. When and where: 10:00am3:00pm, Andy McNeil Room, Town Council Lawns, Todd Street Alice Springs. For more information, contact Kathliene Robinson, AHW Educator, Education & Training branch, T: 08 8958 3600. ========== Wednesday 30 November 2011: National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee (NIDAC) Consultation on Drug and Alcohol Issues, in Perth. NIDAC is seeking views from non http://ihcrc.yrd.com.au/ http://nidaconference.com.au/ http://limenetwork.net.au/content/lime-connection-iv http://www.murrupbarak.unimelb.edu.au/ http://www.rhef.com.au/programs/program-1/?program_id=574&group_id=20