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  • From the Director
  • Board Chair welcomes new AIHW Director
  • NHPA functions have moved to the AIHW—an exciting future for local level health reporting
  • Australia's health 2016—We're a mostly healthy bunch, but we have room to improve
  • A sophisticated analysis of Australia's disease burden
  • Health spending linked with both population factors and wealth growth
  • First-of-its-kind report provides a clearer picture of homelessness and family violence
  • New opportunities: MBS and PBS data now at AIHW
  • Risk factors and chronic disease: reduce one, avoid many
  • Back to the source: returning data to Indigenous communities
  • Children in out-of-home care: their perspectives
  • Powerful insights from linked data
  • Social media at the AIHW
  • new releases