Seminars
seminar

SEMINARS 2010

  • Tuesday, 7 December 2010
  • The first two decades of the hygiene hypothesis for allergic disease
  • Speakers: Professor David Strachan (Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George’s, University of London)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Friday, 19 November 2010
  • Comparing pneumonia rates in Intensive Care Units: An application of ecological methods to comparisons across >100 published studies of prevention methods
  • Speakers: Associate Professor James Hurley (School of Rural Health, University of Melbourne)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 16 November 2010
  • Prenatal and postnatal risk factors for testicular cancer
  • Speakers: Dr Lorenzo Richiardi (Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Turin)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Friday, 20 August 2010
  • Epilepsy epidemiology in the internet age ‐ Do you like to watch?
  • Speakers: Associate Professor Wendyl D'Souza (The University of Melbourne, The Alfred Hospital and St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, Massey University, Wellington)
  • Time: 3.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 25 May 2010
  • The “Policy Prescription”
  • Speakers: Geoff Simmons (Economic Researcher, Morgan Family Charitable Foundation)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 4 May 2010
  • Chemoprevention: Why do we keep getting it wrong?
  • Speakers: Professor John Potter (Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University & Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre, Seattle, USA)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Friday, 26 March 2010
  • Reproductive failures related to prenatal exposures to PFOA and PFOS: Results from the Danish National Birth Cohort
  • Speakers: Professor Jørn Olsen (Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))
  • Time: 3.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 16 March 2010
  • Ethics and public health surveillance: what should we be considering?
  • Speakers: Lisa Lee (Assistant Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington