Steps to better workplace health: Linking research with policy and practice

The Work and Health Symposium is an initiative of the NHMRC Public Health Capacity Building Grant

A symposium featuring application of the latest work and health research from Monash University, the University of Melbourne and the University of Western Australia.

  • Work place mental health
  • Migrant worker health
  • Exposures at work
  • Clinical guidelines, disease registries and policy translation

Panel discussion with leading work and health policy makers, practitioners and service providers including:

  • Chair, Dr Tim Driscoll, University of Sydney
  • Dr Alex Collie, ISCRR
  • Dr Deborah Vallance, AMWU
  • Ms Carolyn Davis, ACCI
  • Dr Fleur de Crespigny, SWA
  • Ms Irene Verins, VicHealth

Keynote "A Model of knowledge, transfer & exchange in work and health research: an overview and practical application" by Assoc Prof Peter Smith, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.


9am - 5pm

Wednesday 5th December 2012


Lecture Theatre 5
Level 5
The Alfred Centre (enter via the B lifts)
Alfred Hospital Campus
99 Commercial Rd
Prahran Vic 3181

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How to Register

The registration fee is $66.00 inc gst.  This covers attendance for the day, lunch, coffee and an afternoon mingling reception.

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Please email for any queries


Monash Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health (MonCOEH), Monash University

The McCaughey Centre, The University of Melbourne

Western Australian Institute for Medical Research (WAIMR), University of Western Australia