Events

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. If you would like to have your event listed on this page, please email us.

Citizen Science in Prevention Community of Practice

22 September 2021, 12.00 - 1.00pm AEST: This Community of Practice provides a forum to share knowledge, ideas, and resources, and discuss challenges and strategies to support the design, delivery and evaluation of citizen science projects. At this session, we will be discussing the use of citizen science to monitor unhealthy marketing on social media.

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#PreventionWorksLIVE

23 September 2021, 2.00 - 3.00pm AEST, online: Join us for an informative masterclass series with one of Australia’s leading change-makers in chronic disease prevention, Dr Sandro Demaio, on his insights and top lessons on what it takes to create real and lasting systems change for public health.

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Australian Public Health Conference 2021

23-24 September 2021, Canberra: The Australian Public Health Conference will be a virtual online event this year that enables 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.

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Kids are sweet enough: Harmful sugars in baby and toddler foods – findings, impacts and the path forward

7 October 2021, 12.00 - 1.00pm, online: Join us as we explore the findings from CHOICE’s new research on what’s in commercial toddler foods, the impact these foods are having on the health of our youngest Australians, and the changes we need to see.

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Implementation Science Health Conference Australia 2021

28-29 October 2021, Sydney: The inaugural Implementation Science Health Conference Australia 2021 (ISHCA 21) will bring together international and Australian leaders in implementation science – including Sydney Health Partners, Maridulu Budyari Gumal SPHERE and the National Centre of Implementation Science – to explore contemporary themes in health equity and how implementation science can be harnessed to increase the benefits of health and medical research to all.

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Justice Health Conference 2021

3-4 November 2021, online: This virtual conference will have high quality national experts presenting various aspects of justice health. It is an opportunity to present the latest research and evidence, to share ideas and experience of working in or on the system, and to connect with colleagues across the country.

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Chronic Disease Management Summit

4-5 November 2021, Swissôtel Sydney: The event will showcase best practice initiatives and innovations and facilitate discussion on management of chronic health conditions.

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Global Food Governance Conference

14-16 December 2021 , 6.00 -11.00am AEDT: The Food Governance Node at the Charles Perkins Centre and the George Institute for Global Health have partnered with the Global Center for Legal Innovation on Food Environments (Georgetown University Law Center) to organise this conference, which will bring together lawyers, policymakers, nutritionists, and health scientists to explore how law, policy, and regulation can help address food system challenges.

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