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2 September 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
This seminar will explore implementation science, the study of how we translate evidence into practice. It will argue that all types health and biomedical researchers need to understand implementation science and how it relates to their discipline to maximise their funding opportunities .
9 September 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
From patients sending health status updates and video consulting with doctors on their tablets, to specialists accessing patient medical records, including medical image exams with sophisticated automated image analysis, in any location, a wave of change is coming to the health care environment.
16 September 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Chronic disease, more than a major cost to the health system
17 September 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
For the first in lecture in the 2014 21st Century Medicine Series biosecurity and infectious diseases expert Professor Edward Holmes will address the risks of a new pandemic, its most likely origin and what scientists are doing to prevent and minimise these deadly threats.
23 September 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Good food and nutrition are fundamental to individual wellbeing and healthy communities. The Charles Perkins Centre Global food &nutrition security project node is contributing to the delivery appropriate, sustainable, diverse and nutritious diets in Australia and globally
29 September 20149.30am - 3.30pm
Wireless wellbeing and personalized health: a symposium to explore the use of technologies in preventive health
There has been an unprecedented explosion of digital technology for personal use this century. These rapid developments may provide a cost-effective delivery mode for promoting wellbeing in individual and in preventative health strategies at a population level.
9 October 20145.00pm - 6.30pm
Smallholder agriculture is being squeezed globally. How do we ensure that smallholders are part of the solution for feeding the world’s people?
16 October 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
Do nutrient-poor diets that lead to adverse educational and health outcomes start in schools? This 21st Century Medicine forum draws on examples from the US as well as on Australian policies governing what foods are available to children in school canteens.
6 November 20145.00pm - 6.30pm
Can we make food systems that are underpinned by principles of democracy, social justice and inclusivity? What needs to happen?
10 November 20149.00am - 5.00pm
CPC Nutrition Research Forum, a network and information exchange