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Previous Health Sciences events

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16 May May

HRC Sir Charles Hercus Fellowships

Monday, 16 May 2022 at 11:00am - Online (Zoom)
The Health Sciences' Divisional Research Committee is holding a presentation about applying for HRC Sir Charles Hercus Fellowships.

 

Showing genuine kindness to ourselves and others

Monday, 16 May 2022 at 6:00pm - Guthrie Pavilion, 2 Shore Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin
Psychologists Dr Clare Wilson and Dr Kobus Du Plooy will be hosting this free event. You are welcome to attend in person or watch the webinar online.

08 Jun June

Spiritual care in 21st century Aotearoa New Zealand: Dunedin

Wednesday, 8 June 2022 at 5:30pm - Hunter Centre, Seminar Room G.30B, 279 Great King Street, Dunedin
What is spiritual care, and how can we do it better? This talk will present up-to-date research, and give healthcare professionals and the public the chance to have their say.

 

Spiritual care in 21st century Aotearoa New Zealand: Christchurch

Monday, 13 June 2022 at 5:00pm - The Ballroom, Nurse Maude, McDougall House, 24 McDougall Avenue, Merivale
What is spiritual care, and how can we do it better? This talk will present up-to-date research, and give healthcare professionals and the public the chance to have their say.

16 Jun June

Spiritual care in 21st century Aotearoa New Zealand healthcare: Wellington

Thursday, 16 June 2022 at 5:30pm - Korimako Room, Walter Nash Centre, 22 Taine Street, Lower Hutt, Wellington
What is spiritual care, and how can we do it better? This talk will present up-to-date research, and give healthcare professionals and the public the chance to have their say.

22 Jun June

Spiritual care in 21st century Aotearoa New Zealand healthcare: Hastings

Wednesday, 22 June 2022 at 4:00pm - Hastings Memorial Hospital, Education Auditorium, 398 Omahu Road, Hastings
What is spiritual care, and how can we do it better? This talk will present up-to-date research, and give healthcare professionals and the public the chance to have their say.

23 Jun June

Ara tiatia webinar series – webinar 1: Smokefree Aotearoa

Thursday, 23 June 2022 at 12:30pm - Online
Te Rōpū Rangahau ō Te Kāhui Matepukupuku | Cancer Society Research Collaboration presents a series of webinars sharing research findings and knowledge related to cancer care and prevention in Aotearoa New Zealand.

04 Jul July

Introductory Biostatistics for Health Researchers short course

Monday, 4 July 2022 - Online via Zoom
This two-day course is a fun introduction to the appropriate application and interpretation of biostatistical concepts for people working in clinical research with no formal statistical training.

06 Jul July

Stata software workshop

Wednesday, 6 July 2022 at 9:00am - Room G032, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
This is a hands-on workshop, aimed at researchers and research students who need to use Stata statistical software for their research. The Biostatistics Centre recommends Stata as an ideal software package for many health sciences researchers.

 

Three Minute Thesis – Health Sciences heat (Dunedin)

Wednesday, 6 July 2022 at 2:00pm - Barnett Lecture Theatre, Dunedin Hospital
This entertaining event gives thesis students the chance to present their research to a large audience while competing for a number of generous prizes.

07 Jul July

Longitudinal Modelling workshop

Thursday, 7 July 2022 - Room G033, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
This course offered by the Biostatistics Centre is for quantitative researchers/students who need to have a better understanding of longitudinal models in their work. Participants should have either completed the Regression Modelling course offered by the Centre or equivalent.

11 Jul July

Introduction to Survival Analysis

Monday, 11 July 2022 at 9:00am - Online via Zoom, Dunedin
Introduction to Survival Analysis is a one-day course covering the core concepts and techniques of survival analysis, including methods for Kaplan-Meier estimation and Cox proportional hazards regression models.

 

Move, eat, sleep, repeat: What's new in child obesity research?

Monday, 11 July 2022 at 1:00pm - The Biochemistry Building, 710 Cumberland Street, Ground floor, Room BIG13, Dunedin
Seminar presented by Professor Rachael Taylor from Dept of Medicine, Otago. Move, eat, sleep, repeat: What's new in child obesity research?

20 Jul July

Faculty of Dentistry Clinical Excellence Day

Wednesday, 20 July 2022 at 8:45am - Hutton Theatre, Otago Museum, Dunedin
The Faculty of Dentistry is proud to present its annual Clinical Excellence Day, which highlights some of the most interesting and challenging clinical cases undertaken by our postgraduate students.

25 Jul July

Developing novel antimicrobial bone graft materials

Monday, 25 July 2022 at 1:00pm - The Biochemistry Building, 710 Cumberland Street, Ground floor, Room BIG13, Dunedin
Presented by Associate Professor Dawn Coates from The Faculty of Dentistry. Developing novel antimicrobial bone graft materials.

 

Inaugural Professorial Lecture – Professor Rebecca Campbell

Tuesday, 26 July 2022 at 5:30pm - Castle 1 Lecture Theatre, 75 Albany Street, North Dunedin, Dunedin
Professor Rebecca Campbell delivers her Inaugural Professorial Lecture (IPL) titled, “Illuminating the role of the brain in polycystic ovary syndrome”.

29 Jul July

Department of Medicine seminar series: Biostatistics and diet

Friday, 29 July 2022 at 12:30pm - 9th Floor Seminar Room, Dunedin Public Hospital, and online via Zoom
Biostatistics and diet: What do the numbers mean? A seminar delivered by Dr Jill Haszard, Senior Research Fellow in the Biostatistics Centre, University of Otago.

01 Aug August

Powering the bacterial flagellar motor

Monday, 1 August 2022 at 1:00pm - The Biochemistry , 710 Cumberland Street, Ground floor, Room BIG13, Dunedin
Powering the bacterial flagellar motor. Presented by Associate Professor Nicholas Taylor from Novo Nordisk Foundation Centre for Protein Resaerch, University of Copenhagen

03 Aug August

The Life and Careers of Forensic Experts

Wednesday, 3 August 2022 at 6:00pm - G.03 Kauri Seminar Room, Walsh Building, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago Dunedin campus
You are invited to the Ōtepoti Branch of the NZ Forensic Science Society winter social event! This is your chance to ask your questions, and get to know more about what a career in forensic science is really like.

10 Aug August

Pharmacy open evening

Wednesday, 10 August 2022 at 6:00pm - Virtual Professional Practice Lab, Level 5, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin.
Find out why Pharmacy is a rewarding study and career path.