Overview

Charity details

ABN
Address
Po Box 41096
Casuarina NT 0811
Australia
Address For Service email
Website
Phone
Charity Size
Large
Who the charity helps
People in rural/regional/remote communities
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Date established
1985
Last reported
30 June 2021
Next report due
30 June 2022
Financial Year End
31/12

Summary of activities

For over 35 years Menzies School of Health Research teams have worked closely with communities to ensure our research, education and training address fundamental health and development priorities. Menzies staff are also making discoveries that will make a positive impact on Indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians and tropical health, and will benefit all Australians and many others in our region. Key achievements and research projects in 2019 include: • Launching the new Otitis Media Guidelines app, an interactive tool to assist primary health care providers in the delivery of comprehensive, effective and appropriate care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with otitis media (ear infections). • Developing the Ask the Specialist podcast – a cultural education podcast which features Larrakia, Tiwi and Yolŋu leaders answering questions from doctors about working with Aboriginal patients at Top End hospitals. • Establishing the Ramaciotti Regional and Remote Health Sciences Training Centre (Menzies-Ramaciotti Centre) which provides a pathway into the laboratory and health sector for regional and remote youth, with a focus on career development for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth.Our research directly informing national and international treatment guidelines and health policies for suicide prevention, kidney disease management, malaria, antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and paediatric respiratory health. • Commencing the fifth wave of the Aboriginal Birth Cohort (ABC) Study, Australia’s largest and longest running study of Aboriginal people. • Establishing an office in Timor-Leste, which will support testing and surveillance for antimicrobial resistance and health systems strengthening

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Hearing for Learning Initiative Health and medical research
B.strong Brief Intervention Training Program Health and medical research

Where the charity operates

States
NT

Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2022 30 June 2023 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2022 30 June 2023 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2021 30 June 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 30 June 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2020 30 June 2021 30 June 2021
Annual Information Statement 2020 30 June 2021 30 June 2021
Financial Report 2019 31 August 2020 29 June 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 August 2020 29 June 2020
Financial Report 2018 30 June 2019 13 June 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 30 June 2019 13 June 2019
Financial Report 2017 30 June 2018 5 June 2018
Annual Information Statement 2017 30 June 2018 5 June 2018
Financial Report 2016 30 June 2017 9 June 2017
Annual Information Statement 2016 30 June 2017 9 June 2017
Financial Report 2015 30 June 2016 10 August 2016
Annual Information Statement 2015 30 June 2016 10 August 2016
Financial Report 2014 30 June 2015 29 May 2015
Annual Information Statement 2014 30 June 2015 29 May 2015
Annual Information Statement 2013 30 June 2014 16 July 2014
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required

Documents

Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 29 June 2020 2019 Download
Annual Report 13 June 2019 2018 Download
Governing Document 20 December 2013 Download

History

The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Institution whose principal activity is to promote the prevention or control of diseases in human beings (Health Promotion Charity)(HPC) 1 January 2014
2012 Institution whose principal activity is to promote the prevention or control of diseases in human beings (HPC) 3 December 2012 31 December 2013
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.