Category Archives: Seminar

MPSGH Seminar: 21st June 2017 – Optimising interventions to reduce the burden of Group A streptococcus in Indigenous communities

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 21st June 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Jodie McVernon, Director of Epidemiology, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity and Head, Modelling and Simulation Unit, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 14th June 2017 – Philanthropy at Melbourne: how philanthropy advances research and learning

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 14th June 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Mr Mark Foresi, Deputy Director, Development, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne The impact of philanthropy on higher education is increasing … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 31st May 2017 – Smartphone instrumentation – Enabling large-scale, longitudinal behavioural sensing using smartphones

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 31st May 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Vassilis Kostakos, Professor of Human Computer Interaction, School of Computing and Information Systems, The University of Melbourne In this talk, Professor Kostakos will give an … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 24th May 2017 – Better, Safer, Smarter Care

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 24th May 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Diane Watson, Chief Executive Officer, Victorian Agency for Health Information, Melbourne It is well known that Victoria has one of the most efficient health systems, … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 17th May 2017 – Bloomberg Data for Health Initiative

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 17th May 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Alan Lopez AC, Melbourne Laureate Professor and the Rowden-White Chair of Global Health & Burden of Disease Measurement; and Associate Professor Deirdre McLaughlin, Deputy Director, … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 3rd May 2017 – Administrative data and research (A broad discussion centred on the use of administrative data for statistical analysis with an example from her paper ‘High School Choices and the Gender Gap in STEM’)

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 3rd May 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor A. Abigail Payne, Director and Ronald Henderson Professor, Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, The University of Melbourne We are in an era … Continue reading

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MPSGH Seminar: 26th April 2017 – Multiple health risk behaviour in children and young people in the UK: some epidemiological and sociological insights

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 26th April 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Rona Campbell, Professor of Public Health Research, Centre for Public Health Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol This seminar will present … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 19th April 2017 – Flexible Academic Programming Project: Exploring the FlexAP Green Papers

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 19th April 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Gregor Kennedy, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Educational Innovation, The University of Melbourne; and Professor Raoul Mulder, Associate Dean, Academic Innovation & Advancement, Faculty of Science, The University … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 12th April 2017 – Elucidating the Pathogenesis of Young onset diabetes in India and developing strategies to prevent it

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 12th April 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Nihal Thomas, Professor and Head Endocrinology Unit-1, and Associate Director, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India Diabetes in the young and lean is common in India … Continue reading

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MSPGH Seminar: 5th April 2017 – Improving tribal health in the Pacific Northwest, USA

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 5th April 2017 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Professor Thomas M Becker, Associate Dean of Research Oregon Health Sciences University-Portland, State University School of Public Health, USA The Center for Healthy Communities in Oregon, … Continue reading

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