Author Archives: Nora Li

MPSGH Seminar: 14th March 2018 – Oral anticoagulants for prevention of stroke in atrial fibrillation: Can network meta-analyses overcome the limitations of evidence from randomized trials?

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 14th March 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Jonathan Sterne, Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Bristol, UK; and Deputy Director, NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 28th February 2018 – Piloting an intervention to improve social inclusion for young people affected by psychosocial disability in Uttarakhand, India

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 28th February 2018 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Associate Professor Michelle Kermode, Nossal Institute for Global Health, Melbourne School of Population & Global Health, The University of Melbourne The experience of social exclusion can … 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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Special MDHS Public Lecture: 18th December 2017 – Medicine and Health in the Information Age

1.30-2.30pm, Mon 18th December 2017 Theatre 1 (G21), Ground Floor, Alan Gilbert Building, Grattan Street, Carlton Presenter: Professor Aziz Sheikh OBE, Director, Usher Institute, University of Edinburgh, U.K. Professor Sheikh is visiting Melbourne to assist in the planning and implementation … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 15th November 2017 – External validity and the generalizability of randomized trial results to target populations

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 15th November 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Elizabeth Stuart, Associate Dean for Education & Professor, Department of Mental Health, Department of Biostatistics, Department of Health Policy and Management,  co-Director, Center for Mental … Continue reading

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