Category Archives: PhD Seminar

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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CHE Completion 1-Jun-2016 – The Multiple Brain in Neuroscience: Material, Practice and Imagination

2:00-3:00pm, Wed 1st June 2016 Seminar room 302/303, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Samantha Croy: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity Neuroscience has come to be seen as a compelling explanatory framework for a range of human phenomena.

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CHE PhD Confirmation 30-May-2016: Factors Influencing Health Service Utilisation and Cost of Illness (COI) Analysis among ACS Patients with and without Depression in Australia

4:00-5:00pm, Mon 30th May 2016 Level 5, Seminar Room 515, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Mohammed Alharbi: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Equity Research has indicated that Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) patients with depression have a greater rate of health service … 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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CMH PhD Confirmation Seminar – 15-Dec-2015: To what extent do complex health needs and early service contact shape ex-prisoner health service use, health and justice outcomes during community re-entry

Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Mr Jesse Young, PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health Compared to the general population, ex-prisoners experience increased complex health needs such as mental ilness, dual disorders, and intellectual disability, making ex-prisoner … 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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