School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Public Health @ UNSW Symposium Program

 
SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM
9:00-9:15 Registration - Foyer
9:15-9:25 Welcome to Country
9:25-9:30 Welcome Address - Professor Rebecca Ivers, Head of School, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW Sydney
9:30-10:30 Keynote Speakers -
  • Professor Vlado Perkovic, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
  • Collective experience, collective evidence, collective action: maximising the public health impact of research - Professor Emily Banks, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, ANU College of Health and Medicine
10:30-11:00 Morning Tea
PARALLEL SESSIONS
11:00-13:00 Infectious Disease, Immunity and Inflammation Non-Communicable Diseases / Cancer
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:00 Neuroscience, Mental Health and Addiction Interdisciplinary / Qualitative
DISCUSSION PANEL
15:00-16:00

Panel Topic: Career Development in Public Health

Chair:  Professor Evelyne de Leeuw, Professor of Public Health, Director of the Centre for Health Equity Training, Research and Evaluation

Panellists:

  • Adjunct A/Prof Mary Haines, Director, Mary Haines Consulting (MHC)
  • Prof Jason Grebely, Professor Viral Hepatitis Clinical Program, Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney
  • Dr Janani Shanthosh, Global Health Lawyer and Research Fellow in Health, Economics and Law, The George Institute for Gobal Health, UNSW Sydney
16:00-17:00 Closing and Awards - Professor Rebecca Ivers, Head of School, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW Sydney