School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Public Health @ UNSW Symposium Welcome

We are pleased to invite you to the Public Health @ UNSW Symposium on 'Harnessing Great Science for Public Health Impacts' to be held on 27 November 2019 at the John Niland Scientia Building, Kensington Campus, UNSW Sydney.

The Symposium will showcase high-quality higher degree research and early career public health research being conducted across Medicine's related Centres and Schools*. It will feature the UNSW Medicine 2025 research themes of Neuroscience, Mental Health & Addiction, Infectious Disease, Immunity & Inflammation, Cancer and Non-Communicable Diseases. 

Keynote Speakers include internationally renowned nephrologist and Dean of Medicine Professor Vlado Perkovic and leading epidemiologist and longstanding scientific director of the 45 and Up study, Professor Emily Banks from Australian National University.

The program will also include an interactive panel on Career Development in Public Health followed by closing remarks by the SPHCM Head of School, Professor Rebecca Ivers.

Although attendance at the Symposium is free registration is essential. 

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*The Symposium is brought to you by UNSW Medicine and its associated Centres/Schools: School of Public Health and Community Medicine (SPHCM), National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), Kirby Institute, The George Institute, Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity (CPHCE), Centre for Big Data Research in Health (CBDRH), Black Dog Institute, Centre for Social Research in Health and the Social Policy Research Centre, Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation (CHETRE).