Earlier in March, The Honourable Jing Lee, Member of the Legislative Council, introduced a motion in the Legislative Council to highlight the 25th Anniversary of ACMA, and the incredible work the Association does for the Chinese community, and the medical profession:
That this council—
1. Acknowledges 25th Anniversary of the Australian Chinese Medical Association of SA (ACMA-SA),
2. Pays tribute to Past and Present Presidents and Committee Members of AMCA-SA for their leadership and long term commitment to support charitable causes, community programs and health care services for the South Australian community.
3. Highlights the achievements and contributions of ACMA-SA and the Australian-Chinese medical professionals made to Australia and South Australia;
Edited exerpts from an email from Haley Welch, Office of The Honourable Jing Lee, MLC.
Published with permission from Dr Jane Zhang.
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Dr Frank Chiu has continued his tireless work, networking with esteemed members of the community and having further discussions with our patron the Governor. Please find attached his reports from recent events.
Dr Frank Chiu with the Consul-General and his wife on 21st Sep 2016.
Look out for more updates in the coming summer issue of the ACMA magazine, which can be found in the magazine tab
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View a list of current committee members and past presidents on our ACMA (SA) Committee page.