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Previous Health Sciences events

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“Biomedical Engineering: Cardiac research and neuroscience - journey from PhD to Postdoc”

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 at 1:00pm - D'Ath Lecture Theatre, 1st floor, Hercus Building
Presented by Dr Prashanna Khwaounjoo, Department of Anatomy

 

Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Professor Peter Fineran

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 5:30pm - Archway 1 Lecture Theatre
Union Street East
Dunedin

Professor Peter Fineran delivers his Inaugural Professorial Lecture titled Resistance is (not) futile: bacterial innate and adaptive immune systems

16 May May

Christchurch Mood Disorders Workshop

Thursday, 16 May 2019 at 8:30am - The George Hotel, 50 Park Terrace, Christchurch 8013
Designed for Consultant Psychiatrists and Senior Psychiatric Registrars, this two-day workshop examines all aspects of the clinical psychiatric management of mood disorders. We will extend knowledge and themes from the previous workshops while still providing a stand-alone educational package.

 

Trainee Interns Seminar

Thursday, 16 May 2019 at 1:00pm - Paediatric Seminar rooms
Trainee Interns present their research.

17 May May

Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases; the forgotten patient

Friday, 17 May 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Alexander (Sandy) Milne

20 May May

Impact of Technology on Health Care Today

Monday, 20 May 2019 at 5:30am - Rolleston Lecture Theatre
Health professionals and researchers from University of Otago Christchurch and the CDHB, will provide short presentations on how they are advancing healthcare through technical applications.

21 May May

Biochemistry Seminar: Associate Professor Sian Halcrow, Anatomy Department

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 at 12:00pm - Biochemistry Seminar Room 231
Canaries in the coal mine: Modelling social and environmental change in prehistory. This talk will showcase recent research that shows the importance of the investigation of health near the start of life to answer major questions about our past.

24 May May

Trajectories of care at the end of life in New Zealand

Friday, 24 May 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Heather McLeod, Visiting Professor, University of Auckland

 

CANCELLED. Department of Pathology Seminar Series - Dr Donia Macartney-Coxson

Friday, 24 May 2019 at 1:00pm - D'ath Lecture Theatre, Hercus Building
Dr Donia Macartney-Coxson, the Institute of Environmental Science and Research

28 May May

Biochemistry PhD Seminar | Mackenzie Lovegrove

Tuesday, 28 May 2019 at 12:00pm - Biochemistry Seminar Room 231
Evolving Eusociality: Using Drosophila to understand the evolution of reproductive constraint in worker honeybees

29 May May

Health Research Excellence Awards

Wednesday, 29 May 2019 at 5:00pm - Dunedin Art Gallery
The ongoing and unique research partnership between the Dunedin School of Medicine and the Southern District Health Board are acknowledged at the annual Health Research Excellence Awards at 5pm on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery, where staff from both organisations gathered to acknowledge researchers and research initiatives.

05 Jun June

Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Professor Michael Schultz

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 at 5:30pm - Archway 1 Lecture Theatre, Union St East, University of Otago, Dunedin
Professor Michael Schultz delivers his Inaugural Professorial Lecture titled "Excuse Me, Can You Show Me Where The Bathroom Is?"

07 Jun June

POSTPONED – Te Reo Hāpai – The Language of Enrichment

Friday, 7 June 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington.
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Keri Opai.

12 Jun June

From haggis to hāngi: Are we what we eat?

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 at 5:30pm - Nordmeyer Lecture Theatre, Level D
University of Otago Wellington, 23a Mein Street, Newtown

Professor Jeremy Krebs delivers his Inaugural Professorial Lecture titled "From Haggis to Hāngi; Are we what we eat?"

 

Common Unity Project Aotearoa

Friday, 14 June 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Julia Milne, Founder, Common Unity Project Aotearoa

28 Jun June

Gun policy in New Zealand after the Christchurch massacre

Friday, 28 June 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington.
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Dr Hera Cook and Dr Marie Russell.

05 Jul July

Spaces of Belonging: disability, belonging and wellbeing

Friday, 5 July 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Dr Esther Woodbury, Disabled Persons Assembly NZ, and Dr Carey-Ann Morrison, ImagineBetter.

 

Social and physical environments - what's in it for public health?

Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington.
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Joreintje Mackenbach from the Amsterdam UMC Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

19 Jul July

The future for public health at the Ministry of Health

Friday, 19 July 2019 at 12:30pm - Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington
Join us in person or by webinar for this public health lunchtime talk hosted by the University of Otago, Wellington. Presented by Deborah Woodley, Deputy Director-General Population Health and Prevention, Ministry of Health.