Monthly Archives: November 2015

CHP PhD Completion 7-Dec-15: Evaluating the health and social impacts of agreement-making for land use on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities: Developing methodologies and identifying strategies

3:00-4:00pm, Monday 7 December 2015 Seminar Room 405A, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Kieran Knight, PhD candidate, Centre for Health Policy Over the past 25 years agreement-making between Australian Aboriginal traditional land owners and mining companies has come to … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Completion Seminar – 14-Dec-2015: Depression and depression literacy of undergraduates in Sri Lanka

Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Ms Santushi Amarasuriya, PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health Although undergraduates show high rates of depression, many do not seek help. Mental health literacy has been shown in previous studies to influence … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Completion Seminar 9-Dec-2015: Feasibility and effectiveness of a cluster randomised controlled trial of lifestyle intervention in high-risk Asian Indians: Kerala Diabetes Prevention Program (K-DPP)

11:00am-12:00pm, Wed 9th December 2015 Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton PhD Candidate: Sathish Thirunavukkarasu This thesis investigates the feasibility and effectiveness of a community-based cluster randomised controlled trial of a lifestyle intervention program in individuals at high … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Confirmation 24-Nov-2015: Dental Caries Risk Assessment Tools: The Evidence

3:00-4:00pm, Tue 24th November 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton PhD Candidate: Dr Bradley Christian In contemporary times, there is an advanced understanding of the caries disease process in areas such as diagnosis, lesion incidence and … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 25th November 2015 – What to do about increased ED presentations? The importance of data in decision-making

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 25th November 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Gary L. Freed, Director, Health Workforce and Services Unit, Melbourne School of Population & Global Health, University of Melbourne; and Percy and Mary Murphy Professor of … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Completion Seminar – 16-Nov-2015: Suicide-related internet use: characteristics of users, perceived impact of use, and barriers to offline help-seeking

12:30-1:30pm, Monday 16 November 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Ms Katherine Mok, PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health Little is known about the relationship between the Internet and suicide. Despite speculation over the risks of … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Confirmation 26-Nov 2015: Prevalence of Non-communicable disease (NCD) and associated risk factors in three study sites across Papua New Guinea 

9:00-10:00am, Thu 26th November 2015 Arole Conference Room, Level 4, Alan Gilbert Building, 161 Barry St, Carlton VIC 3053 Patricia Rarau, PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Papua New Guinea (PNG), a lower-middle … Continue reading

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