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Clinicians and trainees – don’t miss the Sleep DownUnder clinical stream

Posted on 10/3/2023
Calling all physicians, advanced trainees and other clinicians! This year the Sleep DownUnder program has a special clinical focus that brings you the latest in cutting edge clinical topics to enhance your practice and hone your skills.

New grant will upskill pharmacists on insomnia and sleep health

Posted on 9/28/2023
The Australasian Sleep Association has won a two-year Commonwealth grant to increase the knowledge and skills of pharmacists on insomnia and sleep health. .

Health sector joins the call for a Yes vote

Posted on 9/26/2023
The Australasian Sleep Association has joined a group or more than 100 health and medical organisations to support the value of a Yes vote in the upcoming referendum.

Sleep Downunder is 8 short weeks away!

Posted on 9/7/2023
This year’s plenary sessions offer an array of exciting speakers and topics, including an official opening address from the Minister for Health and Aged Care, The Hon. Mark Butler MP.

Sleep health work with primary care nurses

Posted on 8/15/2023
The Commonwealth grant has turned its attention toward identifying and promoting sleep health education resources to primary care nurses.

Nominations are open for Board director vacancies

Posted on 8/10/2023
In 2023, four director positions on the Australasian Sleep Association Board become vacant at the Annual General Meeting.

MEDIA RELEASE Health sector welcomes government response on sleep recommendations

Posted on 8/9/2023
The ASA has welcomed the federal government’s positive response last week to 11 sleep health recommendations tabled in 2019 and looks forward to collaborating on sleep health for shift workers, screen time for kids and other urgent priorities

New GP podcasts featuring ASA experts!

Posted on 7/18/2023
The Australasian Sleep Association GP Education subcommittee have been working with Health Ed to co-ordinate several sleep health podcasts featuring ASA experts.

Primary Care education and outreach

Posted on 7/17/2023
A snap-shot of the Commonwealth grant activities, 12 months on...

Deputy Education Chair wanted

Posted on 7/14/2023
The ASA's new policy sets out how the association responds to requests for expert opinions on Medicare billing criteria, products and services.

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