Syphilis in the media

  • New campaign to prevent syphilis in remote Indigenous communities: ABC Radio, PM. 6 July 2017
  • New initiative to prevent the spread of syphilis in remote Indigenous Communities: SAHMRI media release. 29 June 2017
  • A national shame: Positive Living Magazine. 22 June 2017
  • ‘A national shame’: Spike in Indigenous STI rates prompts call for urgent action: SAHMRI news. 7 March 2017
  • Syphilis outbreak in NT ‘massive’, doctors urge awareness in remote communities: ABC News. 28 February 2017
  • An update on STIs and BBVs: NACCHO Aboriginal Health News Alert. 30 November 2016
  • ‘Aboriginal Health and wellbeing is close to my heart’ – Ken Wyatt. Koori Mail. 16 November 2016
  • HIV rates in Indigenous Australians at all time high: SAHMRI News. 14 November 2016
  • Six infant deaths from congenital syphilis spark urgent calls for sexual health education funding. ABC News. 8 February 2016
  • Syphilis warning for young Indigenous Queenslanders: NITV. 9 December 2015
  • Indigenous babies at risk as syphilis infections soar by 500 per cent in five years: Herald Sun. 27 September 2015
  • NT syphilis outbreak is about government neglect, not child abuse: Australian Doctor. 17 July 2015
  • Northern Australia syphilis outbreak is about government neglect, not child abuse: The Conversation. 17 July 2015
  • Time to eliminate infectious syphilis in remote Indigenous communities. AMA media release. 15 May 2011