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Programme for the Otago Global Health Institute Annual Conference

2019 Programme Outline

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Wednesday 6 November 2019

9:00am Registration opens
9:30am PRE CONFERENCE WORKSHOP: (limited spaces)
– Contributing to research activities in the Pacific region
– Applying for global health research funding
12:00pm LUNCH (Registration continues)
12:45pm CONFERENCE OPENS
Welcome
Opening address: Professor Diana Sarfati
1:45pm Session 1: Infectious diseases
3:00pm AFTERNOON TEA
3:30pm Session 2: Healthcare Delivery and Systems
5:00pm Nibbles and networking
5:30pm McAULEY ORATION:
Dr Colin Tukuitonga – Responding to the dual crises threatening health in the Pacific Islands
6:45pm CONFERENCE DINNER (optional)
Trattoria, Mediterranean Foods, Newtown, Wellington

Thursday 7 November 2019

8:30am Registration desk open
9:00am Session 3: Pacific research
Invited speaker: Dr Colin Tukuitonga
10:40am MORNING TEA
11:10am Session 4: Policy, Culture and Education
12:30pm LUNCH
1:30pm Session 5: Pacific research (continued)
2:45pm AFTERNOON TEA
3:15pm Session 6: Infectious diseases (continued)
Invited speaker: Professor Joanne Sharp
4:45pm Closing and awards
5:00pm CONFERENCE ENDS