Category Archives: Centre & Units

CHP PhD Confirmation Seminar 2-Oct-17: Evolution of Australian Immigration Policy – How did we get here? What was the demographic and economic impact? Where to now?

11.00am-12.00pm, Mon 2nd Oct 2017 Seminar Room 405a, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Presented by Mr Abul Rizvi, Former Deputy Secretary of the Department of Immigration 1991-2011. In this talk, Abul recounts the changes in policy that occurred and … Continue reading

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CHP Seminar: 2nd May 2017 – Estimating Causal Effects of Health Policies

11.00am-12noon, Tues 2nd May 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton A/Professor Yuting Zhang,  Associate Professor of Health Economics, founding Director of the Pharmaceutical Economics Research Group in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Confirmation 14-July-2016: Urban invisibility: Identities of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people in urban Victoria

3:00-4:00pm, Thu 14th July 2016 Level 3, Seminar Room 302/303, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Emily Munro-Harrison: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity This project seeks to challenge assumptions held and promoted through media and policy about Indigeneity, and the visibility … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Completion seminar: Kinship Networks and Population Cohesion in Space and Time: A Case Study for the Indigenous Population for the Central Murray Darling Basin

4.00pm-5.00pm, Wed 6th July 2016 Level 5, Seminar Room 515, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton James Rose: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity This thesis comprises an augmented kinship network analysis of the Indigenous population of the Central Murray Darling Basin … Continue reading

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PhD Confirmation 15-Apr-2016: How do young women who present to the clinic understand and make decisions about female genital cosmetic surgery?

3:00-4:00pm, Fri 15th November 2016 Seminar Room 515, level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Emma Barnard: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity Female genital cosmetic surgery (FGCS) is a relatively new phenomenon in contemporary medicine. Professional associations of obstetrics and … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Confirmation 12-Apr-2016: How do demographic and socioeconomic characteristics influence the effect of disability on mental health? An analysis of effect modification and mediation

12:00-1:00pm, Tue 12th April 2016 Seminar Room 302-303, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Zoe Aitken: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity Individuals who acquire a disability experience a large deterioration in their mental health, however, the extent of the … Continue reading

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CHE PhD Confirmation Seminar 18-Mar-2016: Health, Well-being and A Good Life: An ethnographic study of young Pasifika women in Melbourne

9:30am-10:30am, Fri 18th March 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5 207 Bouverie St, Carlton PhD Candidate: Lila Moosad There has been limited academic engagement with Pasifika health concerns in Australia despite increasing numbers of Pasifika settling here.

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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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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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CHE Completion Seminar 22-Oct-2015: Medical Tourism in India: Imprints of the global commodification of health

2:00-3:00pm,  Thursday 22th October 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton PhD Candidate:  Kristen Smith, Indigenous Studies, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Kristen’s thesis is an ethnographic study of medical tourism … Continue reading

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