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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 medicine and health coming up in 2018.
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Let's talk about shame and blame in obesity: our expert panel sets the record straight on the causes of obesity, and explains why the finger of blame should not be pointed at the individual. 

Upcoming events

Hope on the horizon for Indigenous youth mental health

  • Tuesday 23 October, 6 – 7.30pm
  • Join us as a panel of community heroes discuss their approaches to tackling youth mental health challenges in the 21st century. Book now.

Is there anything wrong with medicinal cannabis?

  • Monday 29 October, 6.30 – 8pm
  • An expert panel addresses the challenges faced by patients, researchers, doctors and regulators in Australia and around the world. Book now.

Why are soldiers taking their own lives? 

  • Tuesday 20 November,  6 – 7.30pm
  • Our expert panel brings together medical experts and social scientists to discuss the growing problem of military suicide - why is it happening and how should it be addressed politically? Book now.

Let's talk about shame and blame in obesity

  • Thursday 29 November, 6.30 – 8pm
  • Our expert panel of Professor Stephen Simpson, Emily Maguire and Louise Stone sets the record straight on the causes of obesity, and explains why the finger of blame should not be pointed at the individual. Book now.

Medicine and health 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 medicine and health podcasts you might want to check out first.

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