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Health and medicine

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Find out about our panels, forums, talks, lectures and more in the areas of health and medicine coming up in 2018.
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Do dogs make us happy and healthy? And do dogs benefit from having humans as friends?

Upcoming events

Is the health sector key to a low-carbon world?

  • Tuesday 1 May
  • Did you know that the Australian healthcare system is contributing to 7% of the nation's carbon footpring? This talk will discuss how health care sectors can work together to drive environmental change.

Food as medicine

  • Wednesday 23 May
  • Are we eating ourselves sick? Could food really help us ward off diseases like diabetes, dementia, cancer and dental or cardiovascular disease?

Do dogs make us happy and healthy?

  • Wednesday 27 June
  • Does having a dog in your life make you happy and healthy? And do dogs benefit from having humans as friends?

Dogs Helping People: In families, hospitals, colleges and at work

  • Monday 2 July
  • Some studies show dog owners are happier. Could having a dog indeed help people in their day-to-day lives?

Health and medicine podcasts

We record most of our events, so feel free to visit Soundcloud or iTunes and listen to them anytime. Below, you'll find a selection of popular health and medicine podcasts you might want to check out first.

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