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Simulation Workshop

Thursday, 28 June 2018 - UOC Simulation Centre, 1 / 72 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch
Simulation-Based Education: Instructor Training Workshop

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Seminar | Capsule cigarettes: How could product innovation undermine the 2025 goal?

Friday, 29 June 2018 - University of Otago, Wellington | 23a Mein Street, Newtown | Level D
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Janet Hoek

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Hot Health | Focus on Wellness and Ageing

Thursday, 5 July 2018 - Barnett Lecture Theatre, 1st Floor Dunedin Hospital

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University of Otago Science Expo

Saturday, 7 July 2018
 Come and explore the range of research taking place at the University of Otago, where we constantly GO BEYOND. Lots of exciting activities for kids and adults of all ages. Mark these dates in your calendar.

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Seminar | Introducing CYCLES : a longitudinal global study of Children and Youth in Cities and Addressing the youth civic engagement gap in diverse NZ communities

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 -

Barnett Lecture Theatre, 1st Floor Dunedin Hospital

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Pain in children and young people

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 - St David's Lecture Theatre,  University of Otago, St David St, North Dunedin
Persistent pain in children and adolescence is a significant health burden on family and society. This panel discussion will highlight recent research in this area and discuss the best treatment approaches,

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The role of sleep disordered breathing on academic performance outcomes in New Zealand children

Thursday, 12 July 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Rebecca Harding

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A Citizens’ deliberation on euthanasia/assisted dying

Thursday, 26 July 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Dr Richard Egan, Dr Simon Walker, Emeritus Professor Charlotte Paul, Jess Young

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Hot Health | Focus on Cancer

Thursday, 2 August 2018 -

Barnett Lecture Theatre, 1st Floor Dunedin Hospital

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Diabetes Community Exercise Programme: No mirrors, no lycra, no judgement

Thursday, 9 August 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Chris Higgs

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Green Prescription – A life-long journey of health

Thursday, 23 August 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Eve Coltman and Chanél Pienaar

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Indigenous knowledge and climate change: Mahika kai – past, present and future

Thursday, 6 September 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Dr Lynette Carter

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2018 Otago Spotlight Series: Infectious Disease Research

Tuesday, 11 September 2018 - Nordmeyer Lecture Theatre, University of Otago Wellington, 23A Mein Street
Join us for a day of short, accessible presentations from international leaders and emerging investigators in infectious disease research. We're exploring the impacts affecting New Zealand and how our research is addressing globally challenging health issues. Our experts will encompass human, animal, and environmental perspectives.

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Moral economy, moral capital and neoliberalism in healthcare

Thursday, 13 September 2018 - Jan Breward Room, Dept of General Practice & Rural Health, 55 Hanover Street, Dunedin
Presented by Associate Professor Chrys Jaye
Department of General Practice and Rural Health

This presentation offers another view of the communities of clinical practice (CoCP) in a community based long-term conditions management program within a large primary healthcare clinic.

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The importance of sleep health for population health

Thursday, 20 September 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Associate Professor Barbara Galland

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National Bowel Screening Programme: FOB’d off or FIT for purpose

Thursday, 4 October 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Emma Bell and Simon Donlevy

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Vaping among smokers and non-smokers: Qualitative research and findings from a “smart e-cigarette” study

Thursday, 18 October 2018 - Room 033/036, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Public Health Seminar delivered by Mei-Ling Blank and Professor Janet Hoek

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8th International Conference on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings (ICEERB 2018)

Monday, 19 November 2018 - Wellington, New Zealand (venue details TBC)
In 2018 the 8th International Conference on Energy and Environment of Residential Buildings comes to Wellington, New Zealand, with an overarching theme of housing sustainability in urban areas.

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Australia and New Zealand Society for Sarcopenia and Frailty Research Annual Meeting

Friday, 23 November 2018 - University of Otago,
Dunedin, New Zealand

ANZSSFR 2018 Conference