November issue of the AJP out now!
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November issue of the AJP out now!

The Australasian Journal of Paramedicine (AJP) is the official open access, peer-reviewed journal of Paramedics Australasia, the professional association for paramedics in Australasia. Volume 15, No. 4, 2018 is now available for download as a single pdf or as individual articles via the AJP website. What’s in the November issue? Editorial Welcoming paramedics into the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme...

August issue of the AJP out now!
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August issue of the AJP out now!

The Australasian Journal of Paramedicine (AJP) is the official open access, peer-reviewed journal of Paramedics Australasia, the professional association for paramedics in Australasia. Volume 15, No. 3, 2018 is now available for download as a single pdf or as individual articles via the AJP website. What’s in the August issue? Editorial National clinical practice guidelines: a logical advancement of the...

Mental Health and Wellbeing SIG member Dr Elizabeth Asbury leading IPAWs
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Mental Health and Wellbeing SIG member Dr Elizabeth Asbury leading IPAWs

PA’s Mental Health and Wellbeing SIG member, Dr Elizabeth Asbury, is leading IPAWS.  About IPAWS The International Paramedic Anxiety Wellbeing and Stress study is the first multi-centre, international study of paramedic mental health and wellbeing ever undertaken. IPAWS will follow paramedic students who graduate from tertiary education in the 2017-18 academic year for five years...

Suicide prevention excellence
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Suicide prevention excellence

Lisa Holmes, Chair of PA’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Special Interest Group, was nominated and subsequently shortlisted for the 2018 LiFE Awards in the Emerging / Early Career Researcher category. The LiFE Awards – hosted by Suicide Prevention Australia – are a prestigious national event celebrating suicide prevention excellence. Nominees typically range from mainstream programs to local grass...

May issue of the AJP out now!
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May issue of the AJP out now!

The Australasian Journal of Paramedicine (AJP) is the official open access, peer-reviewed journal of Paramedics Australasia, the professional association for paramedics in Australasia. Volume 15, No. 2, 2018 is now available for download as a single pdf or as individual articles via the AJP website. WHAT’S IN THE MAY ISSUE? Editorial Building paramedics, maintaining skilled practitioners Jean-Paul Veronese Review A review...

PAIC 2018 call for abstracts now open
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PAIC 2018 call for abstracts now open

Have you ever thought of presenting scientific research or cutting edge ideas and practices that can positively affect patient outcomes or the paramedic profession? The call for abstracts for PAIC 2018 are now open and submissions re being accepted. Further information and abstract guidelines are available here Abstract submissions close Sunday 27 May. For updates...

ARC research grants scheme 2018
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ARC research grants scheme 2018

The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Victorian Branch is seeking applications for the Research Grant Scheme 2018. This round of grants includes the Tony Walker Research Grant. The aims of the grant scheme are to facilitate research in resuscitation or first aid in the Australian setting. Several grants of up to $10,000 are available. For more information and to apply click here Applications close Friday 18 May 2018 at...

February issue of the AJP out now!
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February issue of the AJP out now!

The Australasian Journal of Paramedicine (AJP) is the official open access, peer-reviewed journal of Paramedics Australasia, the professional association for paramedics in Australasia. Volume 15, No. 1, 2018 is now available for download as a single pdf or as individual articles via the AJP website. WHAT’S IN THE FEBRUARY ISSUE? Editorial The conundrum of defining paramedicine: more than just what paramedics...

Interested in participating in research?
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Interested in participating in research?

Researchers at Macquarie University are investigating how people cope in highly stressful circumstances. For more information click here CQ University are seeking interested paramedic and student paramedics for the following research: Student paramedics: Paramedic students studying in Australian baccalaureate programs perception of their work readiness and job capability. For more information click here Paramedics: Paramedic perception...