Category Archives: Melbourne School of Population and Global Health

CMH Seminar: 1st March 2018 – Symposium on Stigma and Mental Health

Thursday March 1st 9.45am-12.30pm Seminar Room 515 – Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Presenters: Bruce Link (USA), Alice Villatoro (USA), Melissa Dupont-Reyes (USA), Amy Morgan (UoM), Nicki Reavley (UoM), Tim Schofield (UoM). Chair – Prof Tony Jorm

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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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CMH PHD Confirmation Seminar: 20th February 2018 – Identification of key messages for a suicide prevention campaign aimed at family and friends

Tuesday 20th February 3pm-5pm Seminar Room 410 – Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Presenter: Dr Angela Nicholas PhD candidate in the Centre for Mental Health The rate of Suicide in Australia has steadily increased over the last decade and novel … Continue reading

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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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