AMA Victoria is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Steven Burrell as Chief Executive Officer.
AMA Victoria would like to congratulate all of our members who were recognised with Australia Day honours for services to the community.
Today, staff at AMA Victoria will show their support for doctors experiencing mental illness by wearing crazy socks.
Associate Professor Julian Rait is the new President of AMA Victoria replacing Dr Lorraine Baker whose two-year term has come to an end.
"There is no denying that this legislation marks a significant shift in medical practice in Victoria."
The Australian Medical Association (AMA) Victoria wishes to distance itself from recent comments made by the AMA Federal President on social media.
In light of the release of the Ministerial Advisory Panel on Voluntary Assisted Dying – Final Report, AMA Victoria reiterates the AMA’s 2016 policy position on Euthanasia and Physician Assisted Suicide, and makes the following statement with reference to this report.
Violence is never acceptable and violence against healthcare workers is abhorrent. Verbal abuse, threatening and aggressive behaviour, and physical assault by patients or hospital visitors is a common occurrence and this must end.
The Vic Budget has failed to make a truly significant investment in mental health.