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Read the transcript of Professor Paul Kelly's interview on ABC radio's RN Drive program about novel coronavirus.
The Chief Medical Officer joined Minister Hunt and the Hon Dan Tehan MP, Minister for Education, at a press conference to update the state of play with novel coronavirus in Australia.
Read the transcript of Professor Brendan Murphy's interview on ABC radio's AM program about novel coronavirus on 29 January 2020.
The Chief Medical Officer joined Minister Hunt for an announcement at the Sir Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute. The CMO and Minister Hunt also gave an update on novel coronavirus in Australia.
The health effects of short-term exposure to bushfire smoke include irritation of the nose, throat and eyes, coughing, sneezing, and congestion. Learn more about how to reduce your risk of exposure.
The first case of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been confirmed by Victoria Health Authorities this morning. Find out more about novel coronavirus.
Read the transcript of the Professor Brendan Murphy's media conference about the novel coronavirus outbreak in China, Thailand, South Korea and Japan.
We are consulting the public on the draft roadmap for the Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission. You can make a submission until 17 February 2020. Feedback from the Australian public will help the Government refine its strategy and prioritise funding for critical dementia and aged care research.