Media Releases


Australian Medical Council endorses 'Uluru Statement from the Heart'

The AMC has endorsed the Uluru Statement from the Heart, (the Uluru statement), the result of a constitutional convention held in 2017 at the foot of Uluru that brought together over 250 leaders from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. In endorsing the Uluru Statement from the Heart, which calls for the establishment of a First Nations Voice enshrined in the Constitution and seeks a Makarrata Commission to supervise a process of agreement-making between governments and First Nations and truth-telling about our history the AMC is affirming its commitment to strive for health equity and equality for all Australians, including Australia's First Nations peoples.

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AMC welcomes new Director and Member of Council

The AMC welcomes Dr Andrew Singer AM as the incoming Chair of the Prevocational Standards Accreditation Committee and ex-officio AMC Director. The AMC also welcomes Mr Tom Symonds as the incoming Community Member of Council.

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AMC Welcomes New Director and Members

Following elections at the 24 November 2017 Annual General Meeting, the AMC welcomes new Director and Members. A full list of the AMC Principal Office Bearers and Directors is available here.

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