New Minds, Fresh Discoveries -
Our Public Health research

23 July 2013

The School of Public Health held its bi-annual Research Presentation Day “New Minds, Fresh Discoveries: Our Public Health Research”.

Videos

Opening address

Glenn Salkeld

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Plenary address

Dr Andrew Wilson

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Program sessions

Plenary Session: "Systems Perspectives on Prevention of Chronic Disease"
Prof Andrew Wilson - Director, Menzies Centre for Health Policy

Debate: "Public Health needs the nanny state"

Closing session "If I knew then what I know now"
Prof Alex Barratt, Prof Adrian Bauman, Prof Simon Chapman AO, Prof Heather Jeffery

Program


Program Overview 

8:30 a.m. Registration, tea and coffee
9:00 a.m.

Welcome
Prof Glenn Salkeld, Head of School of Public Health and Associate Dean, Sydney Medical School

9:10 a.m.

Plenary Session - "Systems Perspectives on Prevention of Chronic Disease"
Prof Andrew Wilson - Director, Menzies Centre for Health Policy

10:00 a.m. Parallel Sessions
11:00 a.m. Morning Tea
11:30 a.m. Parallel Sessions
12:30 p.m.  Lunch
1:30 p.m.

Debate: "Public Health needs the nanny state"
Team 'Personal Responsibility': Sascha Callaghan, Josephine Chau, Hal Willaby
Team 'Nanny State': Melody Ding, Becky Freeman, Anne-Marie Thow

2:30 p.m. Parallel Sessions
3:30 p.m. Closing session "If I knew then what I know now"
Prof Alex Barratt, Prof Adrian Bauman, Prof Simon Chapman, Prof Heather Jeffery
 4:15 p.m. Cocktail function in honour of Prof Bruce Armstrong

Details:

Date: Tuesday, 23rd July 2013
Time: 9am start
Cost: Free

Venue: Eastern Avenue Complex, The University of Sydney

Register your attendance

You can register to attend the full day or either the morning or afternoon sessions only.

Please register your attendance here.