This section of our website includes information about upcoming Prevention Centre events as well as relevant seminars, conferences and training events being held by other organisations.

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Creating a national food policy: Insights from the Canadian experience

30 April 2020, Sydney: At this Menzies Centre for Health Policy seminar, Professor Andrée will discuss Canada’s effort to establish A Food Policy for Canada (2015-2019), looking at the factors and forces that influenced its creation and the initial outcomes of that process.

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SPRINTER Symposium

8 May 2020, Sydney: The SPRINTER research project is a collaboration exploring strategies that have proved successful in increasing participation in sport and active recreation. In partnership with the Office of Sport NSW Government and Sport Australia, the symposium will share world class evidence from the sport and active recreation sector.

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Preventive Health Conference 2020 - Cancelled

13-15 May 2020, Perth: The Public Health Association of Australia have cancelled this conference as a face to face event but is investigating online formats. Please check the PHAA website for further information.

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National Men's Health Gathering

13-15 May 2020, Melbourne: The National Men's Health Gathering will bring together practitioners, policymakers, academics and advocates to learn from each other as we explore our shared commitment to improve the lives and health of men and boys in Australia. The theme for the 2020 gathering is ‘Leading the World in Men’s Health.’

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Rural and Remote Health Scientific Symposium

25-26 May 2020, Alice Springs: This symposium will bring together rural and remote health researchers, policy makers, as well as the government and non-government sectors to shape the future of rural and remote health research.

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Health Informatics Conference

27-29 July 2020, Brisbane: This conference is Australia’s premier digital health and health informatics event, bringing together stakeholders from every area of healthcare and facilitating their collaboration on health informatics projects. Streams include health analytics, health policy, emerging health technologies and participatory medicine

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World Congress of Epidemiology 2020

13-17 September 2020, Melbourne: The World Congress of Epidemiology is the premier world event exploring trends and changes in the field. The four-day conference includes workshops, symposiums and special keynote sessions conducted by renowned experts. The theme of the 2020 Congress is Methodological innovations in Epidemiology.

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Australian Public Health Conference 2020

22-24 September 2020, Sydney: 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. The conference will provide a forum for sharing a range of evidence, findings and ideas in public health, as well as for making recommendations for the way forward.

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