School Seminar Program

Come along and bring your lunch. All are welcome and no RSVP is required.

Usual time: Wednesdays, 12pm – 1pm

Usual venue: Monash Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Ground Floor Conference Rooms, 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne 3004

Enquiries: Professor Anita Wluka via email or +61 3 9903 0994 / SPHPM Reception +61 3 9903 0444

Please check back close to the dates below for any changes to the schedule.

2019 schedule

DATESPEAKERTOPIC
20 FEB Dr David Moher
University of Ottawa (CANADA)
Advancing the careers of faculty: have universities missed the mark?
27 FEB Professor Robin Haring
European University of Applied Sciences (GERMANY)
Global Health – what it is and what it isn’t. Scope, principles and drivers of a transformative paradigm.
13 MARProfessor Paul Myles
Head of Alfred Health's and Monash University's Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
The Controversial Evidence for Supplemental Oxygen in Surgery: Return of the Third Man

The World Health Organisation recommends supplemental oxygen to reduce wound infections after surgery. The evidence for this is critiqued, with astounding results. This presentation outlines a 2-year investigation likened with Graham Greene’s classic film… intrigue, deception and fraud.

20 MAR Medical Education Research and Quality (MERQ) seminar  
3 APRDr Owen Williamson
Orthopaedic spine surgeon and specialist pain medicine physician; Adjunct Senior Lecturer, SPHPM
Developing a Canadian Pain Strategy; trials, tribulations and progress to date
11 APR
(Thursday)
Dr Evi Theodoratou
The University of Edinburgh (SCOTLAND)
Umbrella reviews
17 APRProfessor Damien McElvenny
Institute of Occupational Medicine (Edinburgh), the University of Manchester and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (UK)
Heading footballs and/or concussions as risk factors for mild cognitive impairment in former elite/professional rugby/soccer players

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