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Janelle Carrigan
General Manager, Communications, Digital Gateway & Media
Phone: 03 9453 8975
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Media releases

National Women’s Health Survey Launch

Jean Hailes for Women's Health launched its annual Women's Health Survey on Tuesday, 10 April. The online survey is one of the country's most revealing insights into the health concerns, fears and needs of women in Australia.

Women’s Stuff: Ballarat & Geelong

Women of all ages and backgrounds can have their health questions answered on a wide range of topics at "Women's Stuff," a free event being held in both Ballarat and Geelong in May. 

Jean Hailes gets lippy for mental health

Jean Hailes is proud to announce this year's partnership with Liptember, a campaign that educates the community on women's mental health and also raises funds towards specific mental health programs.

Balanced eating and fasting for weight loss: the facts

A new year often heralds the start of a new resolution to overcome the excesses of the festive season. Eating well is one of the first steps many of us take for better health at the beginning of the year.

New report links health with social and economic status

Ten million Australians living in low socio-economic brackets are at high risk of dying early from chronic disease, according to Australia's Health Tracker by Socio-Economic Status, a new report from the Australian Health Policy Collaboration at Victoria University. 

Jean Hailes Professor Jane Fisher awarded 2017 Marcé Medal

Jean Hailes for Women's Health is proud to announce that Professor Jane Fisher, Director of the Jean Hailes Research Unit, was recently awarded the 2017 Marcé Medal by the Australasian Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health. 

Australian government media release

As part of Women's Health Week the Australian government is encouraging all Australian women to take time to think about making positive changes that can improve your health and wellbeing.

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