Events

Upcoming Events
9
May
Evidence-making interventions in health: Ways to think with care
Who:Professor Tim Rhodes, Dr Kari Lancaster, Jake Rance, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:9 May 2018, 4pm - 5pm

This seminar outlines an ‘evidence-making intervention’ approach to health interventions research, linked to a new programme of research at CSRH.

13
Jun
The return of the lesbian in Sydney's drag king scene
Who:Dr Kerryn Drysdale, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:13 Jun 2018, 4pm - 5pm

Dr Kerryn Drysdale will discuss the subcultural phenomenon of drag kings in a localised Sydney setting.

18
Jul
Challenging inequalities and improving health and wellbeing among marginalised communities in the UK
Who:Professor Lisa McDaid, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:18 Jul 2018, 4pm - 5pm

The seminar will explore the potential for ‘syndemics’ - the term given to the co-occurrence of multiple, interrelated disease epidemics at the individual- and population-level, which develop and are sustained due to harmful social contexts - to further understandings of health inequalities among marginalised communities in the UK.

28
Aug
Confronting ageism in society and in medicine: What can be done?
Who:Dr Peta Cook, University of Tasmania
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:28 Aug 2018, 4pm - 5pm

In this presentation, Dr Peta Cook will examine the subtle – and not so subtle – ways in which ageism manifests in society and in medicine.