Monthly Archives: January 2018

CMH Seminar: 15th February 2018 – Building the evidence base of Prevention and Recovery Care Services (PARCS) in Victoria

Thursday 15th February 12.30-1.30pm Seminar Rooms 302/303 – Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Presenters: A/Prof Lisa Brophy is an Associate Professor in the Centre for Mental Health, Ms Justine Fletcher is a Psychologist, PhD candidate and Prof Carol Harvey – Professor … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 21st February 2018 – Preventable deaths: Understanding intellectual disability can save lives

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 21st February 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Mr Alastair McEwin, Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Australia A recent study has found that people with intellectual disability are more than twice as likely to experience preventable … Continue reading

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MPSGH Special Seminar: 19th February 2018 – The challenges of health systems across the world: shared diagnoses, differing prescriptions?

12.30-1.30pm, Mon 19th February 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Dame Anne Mills, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom Given similar diagnoses, and global influences, there has been a tendency for health … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 14th February 2018 – Epidemiology of Australian Aboriginal Child and Adolescent Health

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 14th February 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Sandra Eades, Associate Dean (Indigenous), Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne; with two of her research team’s members: Dr Lina … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 7th February 2018 – Sámi health and wellbeing and working with First 1000 Days Australia

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 7th February 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Jan Erik Henriksen, Professor in Social Work, Institute for Child Welfare and Social Work, The Arctic University, Norway The Sámi community of Norway has evolved … Continue reading

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MPSGH Special Seminar: 6th February 2018 – Biostatistical Contributions to the Planning of Clinical Trials: Examples from Three Studies

Tues 6th February 2018 12.00-12.45pm, seminar (Room 515, Level 5); 12.45-1.15pm, light refreshments (Hub, Level 4), Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Andreas Ziegler, Institute of Medical Biometry and Statistics, University of Lübeck, Germany … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 31st January 2018 – Lessons learned from the opioid crisis in British Columbia, Canada; What next?

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 31st January 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Jane Buxton, Epidemiologist and harm reduction lead, BC Centre for Disease Control, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Canada An … Continue reading

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CHP Seminar: 9th February 2018 – Reducing potentially inappropriate prescribing in primary care in Ireland: An economic evaluation of the OPTI-SCRIPT intervention

12.30pm-1.30pm Friday 9th February Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Presenter: Paddy Gillespie – Professor of Health Economics at the J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics and the Director of the Health Economics & Policy Analysis Centre (HEPAC) … Continue reading

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