Seminar Series

Seminar Series 2020

MERQ runs an annual seminar series on topics relating to medical and health education research as well as providing professional development opportunities.

If you would like to be notified of forthcoming MERQ Seminars, please join our seminar mailing list. For information about the seminar program, please contact us.

Wednesday 12 August

Planetary health in a COVID world

Guest speaker: Professor Tony Capon
Director, Monash Sustainable Development Institute

This seminar will present information relating to planetary health and how our ‘new normal’ has provided both opportunities and challenges for human health impacts.

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(Monash Authcate required)

Wednesday 24 June

Black lives matter: Practical examples for addressing Indigenous health in Victoria

Guest speaker: Daniel Carter

Daniel Carter is a proud Ngarrindjeri/Wergaia man who grew up in Melbourne's south east suburbs. He is a Monash University alumni with over ten years experience in Aboriginal health and community engagement roles with state and local government in addition to NGOs. Daniel is currently the Director of Aboriginal Health at Monash Health.

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Wednesday 19 February

Using Social Media for Knowledge Translation

Guest speaker: Dr Richard Huysmans

This seminar will provide you with an overview, tips and advice for using various social media platforms to maximise your knowledge translation and share emerging evidence with the general public.

Dr Richard Huysmans is the author of Connect the Docs: A Guide to getting industry partners for academics. He, in collaboration with Jane Anderson, has built the only LinkedIn program for research translation.

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(Monash Authcate required)


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