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12
Aug
2020

From the frontline: Clinical Impacts of COVID-19 - a virtual event

12 Aug 2020 -12 Aug 2020
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Monash’s Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences proudly presents From the Frontline: Clinical Impacts of COVID-19. In this online event, we’ll explore the impact COVID-19 has had on healthcare and what the ‘new normal’ will look like post-pandemic. Hear from our panel of experts, who are leading clinician-researchers based on the frontline of our hospitals and research facilities. They’ll discuss their COVID-19 research, focus areas, and how these will impact our community.

Got a question? You’ll have the opportunity to ask our experts directly by taking part in the live Q&A session.

For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/from-the-frontline-clinical-impacts-of-covid-19-tickets-113848859002?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

17
Aug
2020

Now You Have a Twitter Account, What Do You Do With It?

17 Aug 2020 - 31 Aug 2020
Online
$5.00

You've been told to get a Twitter account - but what on earth do you do with it? How do you avoid getting professionally cancelled? How do you make it worth the effort? 

31
Aug
2020

Health Promotion 12 Weeks Online Course: Planning, implementing and evaluating health promotion interventions

31 Aug 2020 - 22 Nov 2020
Online!

This flexible 12 week online course will provide you with an understanding of the role and importance of health promotion and the broader concept of health within a community and national setting. The course aims to provide you with the skills needed to plan, implement and evaluate a health promotion program. You will be introduced to relevant health behaviour theories and health promotion frameworks as well as approaches to evaluation.

You will plan a health promotion intervention of your choice. A range of learning strategies and learning activities are available for each module. An online networking forum will be available to communicate with other students and your course tutor. This course has been developed for those already working in the health sector, those wanting to move into this area and those wanting to incorporate health promotion principles into their roles, such as nurses, environmental health officers or teachers.

There are 8 flexible learning modules to be completed in 12 weeks:

  • Module 1: An introduction to health promotion
  • Module 2: Australia’s health
  • Module 3: A social determinants of health approach
  • Module 4: Understanding health and behaviour: theory for health promotion
  • Module 5: Planning: the foundation for a successful program
  • Module 6: Strategies: delivering health promotion interventions
  • Module 7: Evaluation: measuring success
  • Module 8: Sustaining actions  
  • Module 9: Adaptive Health Promotion Planning

Cost per person: $1200 + gst

10% discount for AHPA and PHAA members

To enrol and secure your place on the course please register and pay here by August 10th http://news.curtin.edu.au/events/evaluating-health-promotion-interventions-12-weeks-online/

19
Oct
2020

Australian Public Health Conference 2020: Public Health Action – Response to bushfires, climate and coronavirus

19 Oct 2020 - 30 Oct 2020
Virtual conference

The Australian Public Health Conference 2020, convened by the Public Health Association of Australia, will be held online as a virtual Conference from Monday 19 to Friday 30 October 2020.

The Australian Public Health Conference (formally the PHAA Annual Conference) is a national conference held by the Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) which presents a national and multi-disciplinary perspective on public health issues. PHAA members and non-members can contribute to discussions on the broad range of public health issues and exchange ideas, knowledge and information on the latest developments in public health.

Through development of public health policies, advocacy, research and training, PHAA seeks better health outcomes for Australians. The Conference acts as a pathway for public health professionals to connect and share new and innovative ideas that can be applied to local settings and systems to help create and improve health systems for local communities.

Price: $145.00 - $475.00

For more information: https://www.phaa.net.au/events/event/australian-public-health-conference-2020

29
Jun
2021

17th National Immunisation Conference: Life course immunisation – access, equity and innovation

29 Jun 2021 - 01 Jul 2021
Perth Convention Centre

Registrations open soon!

The Australian Public Health Conference 2020, convened by the Public Health Association of Australia, will be held online as a virtual Conference from Monday 19 to Friday 30 October 2020.

The Australian Public Health Conference (formally the PHAA Annual Conference) is a national conference held by the Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) which presents a national and multi-disciplinary perspective on public health issues. PHAA members and non-members can contribute to discussions on the broad range of public health issues and exchange ideas, knowledge and information on the latest developments in public health.

Through development of public health policies, advocacy, research and training, PHAA seeks better health outcomes for Australians. The Conference acts as a pathway for public health professionals to connect and share new and innovative ideas that can be applied to local settings and systems to help create and improve health systems for local communities.

For more information: https://www.nic2021.com

12
Jul
2021

NDIS Scheduled plan review

12 Jul 2021 -12 Jul 2021
Rockingham Arts Centre

Location:  Rockingham Arts Centre

Event Date: Monday 16th 7pm

Price: Free

Description: Need funding for respite or support workers but didn't get it (or didn't get enough) in your 1st plan? We'll talk you through best practice. This is where we come in. We can help guide you through the process, answer any questions and offer expert advice on the best way to achieve your desired outcome. The talk will go for an hour so join us for this informal yet interactive session and see how we can help you to get the most from your next plan.
Links to further information:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/ndis-scheduled-plan-review-tickets-83567866739?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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