We have a number of exciting professional development events planned for 2016

The PHAA is committed to promoting the health of the public as well as serving as a professional resource for public health professionals.


PHAA in general, and the Queensland branch in particular, engages with government through the process of responding to calls for submissions.  Any members interested in being involved in the development of submissions, or who are aware of calls for submissions which may be relevant to PHAA in Queensland, are urged to contact phaaqldbranch@gmail.com.

Recent submissions made by or with the input of the PHAA-Qld branch:

  • Submission on Abortion Law Reform in Queensland 2016
  • Submission on Medicinal Cannabis in Queensland 2016
  • Submission on the Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016
  • Submission on Inquiry into Tackling Alcohol-fuelled Violence Legislation Amendment Bill 2015
  • Submission on Tobacco and Other Smoking Products (Extension of Smoking Bans) Amendment Bill 2015
  • Submission on Inquiry into the establishment of a Queensland Health Promotion Commission 2015
  • Submission to Premier's Special Taskforce on Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland 2014
  • Submission to Finance and Administration Committee on the Queensland Plan Bill 2014