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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Great solutions in current times: Six-part series

Oct, Nov, Dec 2020: Join healthy Tasmania for a series of six sessions examining how to achieve the goal of Tasmania having the healthiest population in Australia by 2025. Join host Leigh Arnold for this compelling series.

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Australian Walking and Cycling Conference

1-2 October 2020: The AWCC will be held in Newcastle this year, face-to-face, in partnership with the Newcastle Cycleways Movement, the University of Newcastle, and local councils.

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2020 Conversations Series- Critical junctures: Reimagining regulatory governance

6, 13, 20 and 27 October 2020: The School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet) at the ANU, will host four virtual events (Data, Virus, Corporations, Complexity) examining the role regulation and governance can play in navigating these uncertain times. Join leading scholars from across the social sciences as they illuminate key dynamics across these domains to help meet the challenges of the 21st century.

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16th World Congress on Public Health

12-17 October 2020, online: The theme for the Congress, Public Health for the Future of Humanity: Analysis, Advocacy, and Action, reflects our firm commitment that we, in the global public health community, have an obligation to respond to emerging global threats and challenges. We must act, making real our commitment to health in all policies.

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The Austral-Asia Obesity Research Update

15-16 October 2020, online: The Australian New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS) is hosting this two day conference with plenary sessions featuring international guest speakers, cross-cutting symposia and poster sessions.

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Public health action: Response to bushfires, climate and coronavirus

19-30 October 2020, online: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Public Health Association of Australia have changed the format for delivering the annual Australian Public Health Conference for 2020. The traditional face-to-face conference will now be hosted as an online virtual Conference via a dedicated Conference portal.

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Health Informatics Conference

19-23 October 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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International Society for Physical Activity and Health Virtual Congress 2020

29-30 October 2020: Join the International Society for Physical Activity and Health (ISPAH) for their first virtual congress. This is an opportunity to connect and hear about the latest physical activity and health research.

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