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Upcoming Lecture events

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13 Nov November

Inaugural Professorial Lecture – Professor Lynette Sadleir

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 at 5:30pm - Nordmeyer Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington
23a Mein Street, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand

Professor Sadleir's Inaugural Professorial Lecture is titled 'Epilepsy: Teams, Genes and Dreams'.

17 Nov November

The Scottish role in developing the Ceylon tea enterprise

Sunday, 17 November 2019 at 2:00pm - Toitū Otago Settlers Museum, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Join us for the final talk in the 2019 Global Migrations Public Lecture Series as Professor Angela McCarthy explores the Scottish role in developing the Ceylon tea enterprise.

20 Nov November

2019 Carl Smith Medal Lecture: Neural signatures of stress

Wednesday, 20 November 2019 at 5:30pm - Burns 1 Lecture Theatre, Arts Building, 75 Albany St, Dunedin
The 2019 Rowheath Trust Award and Carl Smith Medal reipient Dr Karl Iremonger will present his lecture "Neural signatures of stress".
The Carl Smith Medal is awarded annually to recognise the outstanding scholarly achievement of researchers in the early stages of their career.

25 Nov November

Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Professor Chris Button

Monday, 25 November 2019 at 5:30pm - Archway 1 Lecture Theatre, Dunedin Campus (Union Street pedestrian area, opposite the original stone archway)
Professor Chris Button delivers his Inaugural Professorial Lecture (IPL) titled: Are our children physically educated for the 21st century?

27 Nov November

Matariki Public Lecture 2019

Wednesday, 27 November 2019 at 5:30pm - Burns Lecture Theatre 2, 95 Albany St, North Dunedin 
Professor Jane Lydon will speak on 'Imperial emotions: Empathy, politics and global networks'.

28 Nov November

Idioms of distress: Wellbeing and mental resilience in displaced peoples, refugee populations and global mental health

Thursday, 28 November 2019 at 5:15pm - Castle Lecture Theatre 1 (located between the Arts, and Richardson Buildings, if accessing via walkways from Albany Street)
Join us for the seventh lecture in the De Carle Distinguished Lectureship Series given by Professor Alison Phipps (UNESCO Chair in Refugee Integration through Languages and the Arts, University of Glasgow) on the topic 'Idioms of Distress: Wellbeing and Resilience in Displaced Peoples, Refugee Populations and Global Mental Health'.

02 Dec December

2019 Distinguished Research Medal Lecture: The Dunedin Study - Making sense of life?

Monday, 2 December 2019 at 5:30pm - Castle 2 Lecture Theatre
University of Otago

The 2019 Distinguished Research Medal recipient Professor Richie Poulton will present his lecture "The Dunedin Study - Making sense of life?" based on his career with the Dunedin Multi-disciplinary Study.
The University awards the Distinguished Research Medal for outstanding scholarly achievement, and is the university's highest distinction.