Monthly Archives: August 2016

MSPGH Seminar: 28th Sept 2016 – Malawi: the Warm Heart of Africa Part 2

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 28th September 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Professor Rob Moodie AM, Professor of Public Health and MPH Tutor, Malawi College of Medicine’s School of Public Health and Family Medicine; and Professor of … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 14th Sept 2016 – Research, regulation and revolution in health and care

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 14th September 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Anna van der Gaag CBE, Visiting Professor of Ethics and Regulation, School of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, UK Why, in an age … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 7th Sept 2016 – ‘A huge hot air balloon’: How do average-risk woman think about the risk and prevention of breast cancer?

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 7th September 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Associate Professor Louise Keogh, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health So-called ‘personalised prevention’ of breast cancer has focused on reducing incidence … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Completion 24-Aug-2016: Efficacy of a workplace osteoporosis prevention intervention: a cluster randomized trial

2:00-3:00pm, Wed 24th August 2016 Level 3, Seminar Room 302/303, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Ai May Tan: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity Background:  Adequate calcium consumption and physical activity are the two major modifiable risk factors in osteoporosis prevention.

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CHE PhD Completion 1-Sep-2016: Cancer patients, complementary medicine, and the hospital system

1:00-2:00pm, Thu 1st September 2016 Level 5, Seminar Room 515, 207 Bouverie Street Greg Connolly: PhD Candidate,, Centre for Health Equity This qualitative medical anthropology PhD project utilises interviews and observations at an Australian cancer hospital.

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MSPGH Seminar: 31st Aug 2016 – When you’re labelled a scrounger, a slacker or a bludger – understanding welfare stigma and its mental health consequences

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 31st August 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Peter Butterworth, Centre for Mental Health, Melbourne School of Population & Global Health and Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic & Social Research, The University of … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 24th Aug 2016 – To screen or not to screen: is it possible to reconcile the individual and population perspectives on screening?

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 24th August 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Rachid Salmi, Head, Institute of Public Health, Epidemiology, and Development, University of Bordeaux, France Individual and population perspectives on screening are perceived as opposing the … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 17th Aug 2016 – Using digital technologies to enhance the effectiveness and impact of chronic disease self-management in Australia

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 17th August 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Adrienne O’Neil, Senior Research Fellow and NHMRC Early Career Fellow, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne One in two Australian … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 10th Aug 2016 – Why does Australia appear to have the highest rates of food allergy

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 10th August 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Katie Allen, Director, Population Health Research Theme, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Director, Australian Centre for Food & Allergy Research Food allergy is on the … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 3rd August 2016 – Impact of Human Milk Oligosaccharides on Short- and Long-term Health

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 3rd August  2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Lars Bode, Director of the Mother Milk Infant Center of Research Excellence, The University of California, San Diego Human milk oligosaccharides (HMO) are a family … Continue reading

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