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11 Jan January

We Drove Here: Hocken explores motoring history

Monday, 11 January 2016 - Hocken Collections Gallery, 50 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin, New Zealand
An exhibition developed with the support of the Otago Motor Club Trust exploring the social side of motoring history

 

By Land and By Sea Exhibition

Monday, 11 January 2016 - de Beer Gallery, Special Collections, 1st Floor, Information Services Building, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
A Special Collections exhibition showcasing Scientific Expedition Reports from 1826 to the 1960s

01 Feb February

Public Health Summer School 2016

Monday, 1 February 2016 at 9:00am - University of Otago, Wellington campus (23A Mein St, Newtown)
In February 2016, the Department of Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington will host our 20th Summer School and we are celebrating with our best ever range of courses.

 

Free evening lectures on Public Health

Monday, 1 February 2016 at 5:15pm - All lectures at University of Otago, Wellington, 23a Mein Street, Newtown
Join us at the Wellington campus of the University of Otago, to hear from international leaders on important public health issues, as we celebrate 20 years of Public Health Summer School.

15 Feb February

Making Women Visible Conference

Monday, 15 February 2016 at 4:00pm - Tower Block, College of Education, University of Otago
This major New Zealand women's history conference, supported by the Centre for Research on Colonial Culture, brings together scholars from across New Zealand, Australia and Canada to reflect on several decades of scholarship from a variety of disciplinary vantage points, and to consider where the field is headed. 

 

Past Caring? Women, Work and Emotion

Monday, 15 February 2016 at 5:30pm - Hutton Theatre, Otago Museum
A public lecture by Professor Barbara Brookes that explores the history of care and care work in New Zealand

 

Free lecture - Innovative responses to the global crisis in indigenous mental health

Wednesday, 17 February 2016 at 5:15pm - University of Otago, Wellington, 23a Mein St Newtown
Indigenous population based mental health is a state of crisis and is now recognised as a major contributor to the global burden of disease This presentation will focus on trauma work in indigenous communities and populations including innovative approaches to working with traumatised communities.

18 Feb February

The Archive and the Person: History and Psychotherapy

Thursday, 18 February 2016 at 11:00am - Castle C
Associate Professor Sally Swartz (University of Capetown) is a clinical psychologist and historian who has published widely on mental health and colonial history. At this workshop she will reflect on how being a practitioner works alongside being a historian.

 

Teaching clinical reasoning to medical students

Thursday, 18 February 2016 at 1:00pm - Department of General Practice and Rural Health, Jan Breward Room, 55 Hanover Street
Professor McKinley, Keele University School of Medicine, will discuss teaching clinical reasoning to medical students.

 

Free lecture - Economics: why it matters for health

Thursday, 18 February 2016 at 5:15pm - University of Otago, Wellington, 23a Mein St Newtown
This talk by Oxford University Professor David Stuckler will provide a vivid reminder of why economic and social policy affects us all.