Articles

September 17, 2020

AUSTRALIA’S AMBASSADOR GOES TO ROME WITH MISSION ON HER MIND AND FOCUS ON CATHOLIC HEALTH, EDUCATION AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

It has to be one of the more unusual postings – a state the size of an Australian suburb with a global community equal to the […]
February 16, 2021

PROFILE OF CHA BOARD DIRECTOR STEPHEN TEULAN

At the relatively tender age of just 31 Stephen Teulan could have declared to himself that he had scaled the heights. He had just become a […]
March 4, 2021

SCIENTIST MOTHER IS AN INSPIRATION TO ALL

On the face of it Tu’uhevaha Kaitu’u-Lino is a typical Melbourne mother, working from home and wrangling her four kids through Victoria’s numerous COVID lockdown challenges. […]
March 18, 2021

EPILEPSY BATTLE CLIMBS NEW HEIGHTS

Lisa Gillinder and the epilepsy team at Brisbane’s Mater Hospital are scaling new heights to help Make March Purple. Purple Day is a global initiative dedicated […]
April 7, 2021

MELBOURNE’S EXPECTANT MUMS PUT ON POUNDS DURING THE PANDEMIC, AND SO DID THEIR BABIES

Research by a team of specialists from 12 maternity hospitals and seven health services across Melbourne found babies’ birth weights were up, new mums were more […]
April 8, 2021

PNG’S CATHOLIC HEALTH WORKERS FACE DAUNTING COVID CHALLENGES

Papua New Guinea is facing a catastrophic COVID outbreak, with nearly 100 new cases daily. Catholic Health Australia and Caritas Australia have joined forces in an […]
April 21, 2021

VACCINATION IS FOR THE COMMON GOOD

Catholic Health Australia and the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference have released a video encouraging Catholics to receive a COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available to them. […]
April 21, 2021

PARKINSON’S AWARENESS MONTH – HUNT FOR CURE CONTINUES

Parkinson’s Disease affects 80,000 Australians and there is no cure, but the experts at Sydney’s St Vincent’s Hospital are closing in on one. Until they get […]
April 23, 2021

JAMES MCMAHON – ST JOHN OF GOD HEALTH CARE BOARD DIRECTOR – REFLECTING ON HOW ANZAC VALUES LIVE ON IN CAREGIVERS

Service, courage, duty, and fellowship were values that guided James McMahon’s career in the Australian Defence Force – and they are values he sees reflected in […]