Monthly Archives: August 2015

CMH PhD Seminar – 27-Aug-2015: Listening to the voices of children, parents and teachers about school life: Toward promoting children’s wellbeing in Indonesia

3-4pm, Thursday 27 August 2015 Seminar Room 405B, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton T. Novi Poespita Candra, PhD Student, Centre for Mental Health School life as experienced by children will have a large impact on their mental health status … Continue reading

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CMH and CHP PhD Presentation Day: 28th August 2015

2-5pm, Friday 28 August 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton All PhD students in the Center for Mental Health and Center for Health Policy are invited to present a compelling speech on their thesis topic and … Continue reading

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CHE Completion Seminar 27-Aug-2015: Appearance-altering facial surgery on children: An empirically informed ethical analysis

9:30-10.30am, Thu 27th August 2015 Meeting Room 2.001/2.002, University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics, 2nd  Floor West, Royal Children’s Hospital Lauren Notini:  PhD Candidate Lauren’s thesis investigates the ethics of appearance-altering paediatric facial surgeries (PFS) performed for cosmetic and/or psychosocial … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Seminar – 25-Aug-2015: A phenomenological study into African refugee men’s wellness seeking behaviours, inclusive of community, spirit and ancestral connections

4-5pm, Tuesday 25 August 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Andrew Harris, PhD Student, Centre for Mental Health Andrew’s PhD project commenced in 2006 after two years as Coordinator of the Phoenix Centre for torture-trauma recovery … Continue reading

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One-day Workshop: Understanding Infectious Disease Modelling

Understanding Infectious Disease Modelling flyer 9.00am-3.15pm, Thurs 10th September 2015 The Gretel Room, Hobart Function and Convention Centre Presented by members of PRISM2, the Centre for Research Excellence in Infectious disease modelling to inform public health policy. This introductory workshop … Continue reading

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CMH Seminar – 3-Sep-2015: What use is evidence? Focus on severe mental illness

12:30-1:30pm, Thursday 3 September 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Associate Professor Ruth Vine is the Executive Director of NorthWestern Mental Health, which provides mental health services to over 1.2 million people. There are some potential … Continue reading

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CMH Seminar – 18-Aug-2015: Kriton Speech: Artificial Intelligence and Mental Health

5-6pm, Tuesday 18 August 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Joachim Diederich is a clinical psychologist and computer scientist. He is the Founder and Director of the Psychology Network Pty Ltd, an Honorary Professorial Fellow in … Continue reading

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CEB PhD Confirmation Seminar 20-Aug-2015: Domain-specific physical activity and sedentary behavior in relation to colorectal cancer risk

2.00-3.00pm, Thurs 20th August 2015 Seminar Rooms 302/303, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Shahid Mahmood, PhD Student, Centre for Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population & Global Health, University of Melbourne Colorectal cancer is the second most … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 26th August 2015 – Human security and disaster – Japan’s experience with international references

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 26th August 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Junko Otani, Global Human Sciences and Regional Studies, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University; and Regional Director, East Asian Center for Academic Initiatives (Overseas … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 19th August 2015 – Mental health laws and their effect on practice

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 19th August 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Bernadette McSherry, Foundation Director, Melbourne Social Equity Institute and Adjunct Professor, Melbourne Law School Mental health laws that enable the detention and treatment of those … Continue reading

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