5 May

Take our 5-minute survey on barriers to accessing vital tests and healthcare

Pathology Awareness Australia has partnered with a group of healthcare organisations to address the drop in pathology testing and attendance to healthcare appointments seen during COVID-19 restriction
5 May

Pathology Awareness Australia joins collaboration group to support continuity of care during COVID-19

In an unprecedented move, a unique collaboration of 15 Australian health organisations1 has come together to actively support those living with chronic health conditions to manage and monitor their he
27 Mar

Find out the story behind your pathology tests – in 60 seconds

In Australia we are fortunate in having a world class pathology service that is the engine room of healthcare. We've done our best to capture a snapshot of all the essential work pathology laboratorie
2 Mar

Placental pathology – the ‘pregnancy diary’ that reveals vital data for parents

Pregnancy and birth are exciting and emotional times for parents, and pathology testing is important during a pregnancy, together with scans, to check how the baby is developing and to monitor the hea
2 Mar

Australia leading the way in coronavirus response

Researchers in specialist pathology laboratories in Australia are leading the way in responding to the outbreak of COVID-19 with teams in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane making breakthroughs that aid t
2 Mar

Cervical cancer screening – what you need to know

In December 2017, the National Cervical Screening Program changed, and now provides a Human Papillomavirus (HPV) test for women aged 25-74 every 5 years. Although the program can offer the chance to p
31 Jan

Pathology is on the coronavirus case

New viruses in the coronavirus family often originate in animals and are then spread to humans, but how does knowing this help doctors and scientists to track and treat the latest outbreak? What happ
30 Jan

Cancer survivor Iain meets the hidden doctor who made diagnoses during his operation and guided the surgeon’s hand

A few days before Christmas, commercial pilot and competitive cyclist Iain Clark had an operation to remove cancer at the base of his tongue. The unusual cancer case required a novel approach to su
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