School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Annual Research Symposium: Dreaming up the Future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Public Health

Event date : 
Fri, 11/10/2013 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Location : 
The John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW

The fifth Annual Research Symposium on "Dreaming up the future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Public Health" is taking place on Friday, 11 October 2013 at The John Niland Scientia Building, Kensington Campus, UNSW.

The conference will showcase the most exciting elements in Indigenous research from the School of Public Health and Community Medicine and its affiliated Research Centres: The Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity; The Kirby Institute; and The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, which together contribute to leadership setting the population health and health services research agenda in Australia.

The keynote speakers this year include Professor Michelle Chino, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Professor Lisa Jackson-Pulver, Director of Muru Marri Indigenous Health Unit SPHCM. Further keynote speakers to be advised.

The program will include Indigenous health related poster presentations and talks by academics and postgraduate research students from the School and affiliated Centres, and conclude with a panel discussion on Indigenous Health. 

Open to : 
Public
Number of seats available : 
Open
Cost : 
Free
Event Type : 
Conference
Booking deadline : 
Tuesday, 8 October 2013 - 5pm