Australian Medical Association's Omar Khorshid calls for taxes on sugary drinks in #SicklySweet campaign

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
March 24 2022 - 6:30pm
Australia Medical Association president Dr Omar Khorshid. Picture: Paul Scambler

A campaign to tax harmful sugary drinks is falling on deaf ears in both major political parities, a peak medical body president says.


Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies in November 2021.