Public hearing - Northern Territory, Monday 23 April 2012

The factors affecting the supply of health services and medical professionals in rural areas

Public hearing - Northern Territory, Monday 23 April 2012

Mercure Hotel
Woolcock Street

9.00 am - 3.30 pm

Time Witness

9:00am - 9:45am

James Cook University, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences (Sub 93)
Ms Pam Stronach, Faculty Executive Officer

9:45am - 10:30am

Tropical Medical Training (Sub 59)
Mr Ian Hook, Chief Executive Officer
Dr Rod Nan Tie, Director of Medical Training
Ms Meg Middleton, Business Development Manager

10:30am - 10:45am


10:45am - 11:45am

Health Workforce Queensland (Sub 66)
Mr Chris Mitchell, Chief Executive Officer

11:45am - 12:30pm

Queensland Alliance for Mental Health Inc.
Ms Cathy O'Toole
Townsville/Mackay Medicare Local - Mental Health Services by teleconference
Aileen Colley, Service Director

12:30pm - 1:30pm


1:30pm - 2:15pm

Townsville/Mackay Medicare Local (Sub 36)
by teleconference
Ms Julie Scheuber, Chief Executive Officer

2:15pm - 3:00pm

Townsville Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation for Health Services
Kathy Anderson, Interim Chief Executive Officer
Vanessa Priday, Primary Health Services Manager

2:45pm - 3:30pm

The Women's Centre
Ms Cathy Crawford, Coordinator



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Senate Community Affairs References Committee
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Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

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