12th National Rural Health Conference
Strong Commitment. Bright Future.
7 - 10 April 2013
Adelaide Convention Centre
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The National Rural Health Conference is the largest regular public event on the agenda of those interested in improving health and wellbeing in rural and remote Australia. The biennial Conference is the NRHA’s biggest project, it is a key element of its core business and sets much of the agenda for the Alliance’s work for each two-year period. It has become a key part of the agenda-forming process for the rural and remote health sector as a whole.
For the rural and remote health sector itself the Conference aims to:
- showcase developments on the ground;
- help build interdisciplinary health teamwork;
- engage health consumers with others in the sector;
- provide an opportunity for research reports to be delivered by experienced and beginning researchers;
- encourage information dissemination and the building of networks in the pursuit of better health;
- anticipate developments and issues and help set the sector’s agenda; and
- promote an awareness of rural and remote health issues in the wider community and among policy makers.