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Public Health Summer School

Kura Hauora Ā-Iwi o te raumati

Thank you to the hundreds of people who attended our February 2020 Summer School at the University of Otago, Wellington.

The next Public Health Summer School will be held in February 2021. Over 30 courses are currently being finalised for what will be another outstanding programme. Check back here in mid-October for details of the courses on offer. Or email fran.wright@otago.ac.nz to be added to the early-notice list.

Recordings now available for Open talks 2020

To view the recordings from our  FREE Summer Evening Talk series  - held in conjunction with this year's summer school, please click on the titles below.

Improving the mental health of the population – Anthony Jorm
The Emerging Coronavirus Epidemic – Nick Wilson, Raina MacIntyre 
Reflections on public health in the Pacific region – Dr Colin Tukuitonga
Gun control: Protecting our future with lessons learnt – Philip Alpers

What is the Public Health Summer School?

The Public Health Summer School offers practical 1–2 day courses to anyone who wants to develop their knowledge and skills. It has been providing this training for over 20 years and has grown to become the largest and longest running summer school of its type in the Southern Hemisphere.

Check it out on video

A whirlwind taster (40 secs)

Hear from past attendees (3 mins)