3rd Graduate Research Seminar | Professor Justin Beilby | 2 May 2014

The School of Translational Health Science would like to extend an invitation to the 3rd Graduate Research Seminar for 2014. Date: Friday, 2 May from 3pm Venue: JBI Conference Room, Level 1, 115 Grenfell Street, Adelaide.  Join the audience to hear a special presentation by the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Adelaide, [...]

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International Indigenous Oral Health Conference | August 2014

The University’s Indigenous Oral Health Unit is hosting an International Indigenous Oral Health Conference from Aug 27 to 29, 2014, at the Wine Centre. A comprehensive Aboriginal cultural program will complement the scientific program. More information can be found here. For more information please contact Lisa Jamieson via lisa.jamieson@adelaide.edu.au

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Mobile Learning in Health Science Education

Join Apple at a workshop that will examine how mobile technologies – including iPad, iBooks and iTunes U – are transforming health sciences education. Dr Colin Lumsden, Paediatrician and Academic Lead for eLearning at the University of Manchester Medical School, will present his research and share his experience of delivering blended learning curriculum to medical students [...]

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Sir Ewen Waterman Oration | Programmatic Assessment: a vision for the future

Medical Education is moving towards a more integrated definition of competence or competency-based education, but to assess this is still problematic. Professor Van der Vleuten will present a systems approach to assessment of clinical competence and describe where we are with programmatic assessment and ask where we should go in the future? Date: 12pm – [...]

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Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research Conference 2014

You are invited to attend the Australasian Society of Psychiatric Research (ASPR) 2014 Conference between the 3-5 of December 2014 at the newly redeveloped world-class Adelaide Oval. This years conference theme is: Mental Health Research in Transition – Bridging the Gap This theme highlights the bideirectional interface of neurosciences, basic and clinical psychiatry, mental health [...]

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School of Psychology Research Seminar Series | Aboriginal Health program at Warliparingaa

Ms Kim Morey and Dr Rachel Reilly will talk about the Aboriginal Health Program at Warliparingga, the Aborignial Health Research Unit within SAHMRI. Wardliparingga has a broad program of research that is focused on the reducing the significant gap between the health status and life opportunities available to Aboriginal people when compared to other Australians. [...]

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Current Controversies in Gestational Diabetes Seminar

You are invited to attend… Current Controversies in Gestational Diabetes A one day conference on gestational diabetes Featuring  guest discussant: Prof Chittaranjan Yajnik Prof CS Yajnik, Director Diabetes Unit, KEM Hospital Pune, India, is a Consultant Physician, Diabetologist and the Director of Diabetes Unit at the King Edward Memorial Hospital, Pune where he has been [...]

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Visit by world leading reproductive medicine specialist, Prof Bart Fauser

Professor Bart Fauser from the University of Utrecht, the Netherlands, will be visiting the Robinson Research Institute on Monday 7 and Tuesday 8 April and will be giving seminars at The University of Adelaide on Monday and Fertility SA on Tuesday. Click here to view flyer  

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Professor Greta Cummings | Lecture | 16th April 2014

Dr. Greta Cummings will be visiting from the University of Alberta in April. Dr Cumming’s visit is proudly sponsored by the Northern Communities Health Foundation. On Wednesday 16 April 2014, Dr Cummings will present a lecture on ‘Managing disparities in cancer care: what can we learn from international initiatives’. Join us for an informative session [...]

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School of Paediatrics and Reproductive Health and Robinson Research Institute Research Seminar

“Airway-directed expression of antibody elicits broad protection against pandemic flu” – Dr Maria Limberis Dr Maria Limberis, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania and the Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics Dr. Limberis is an expert in lung-directed gene transfer using viral-based vectors. She is developing AAV-based prophylactic vaccines for deadly [...]

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