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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.

 

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

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.