Seminars
seminar

SEMINARS 2012

  • Tuesday, 11 December 2012
  • “Fit work to people – How can national occupational health regulation work in practice?”
  • Speakers: Professor Per Langaa Jensen (Department of Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 30 October 2012
  • “Circadian Rhythms, Sleep and Human Health”
  • Speakers: Professor Jeanne Duffy (Harvard Medical School)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 23 October 2012
  • “Bridging the Valley of Death: Research to Inform ACC Policy and Operational Decision-making: Our Context and Possible Interests”
  • Speakers: Dr John Wren (Principal Research Advisor, ACC Research)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 2 October 2012
  • 'What has the Environmental Protection Authority got to do with Public Health?'
  • Speakers: Rob Forlong (New Zealand Environmental Protection Authority (EPA))
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 11 September 2012
  • “The epidemiology, evolution and control of bacterial foodborne pathogens in New Zealand”
  • Speakers: Professor Nigel French (Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences, Massey University)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Wednesday, 15 August 2012
  • From Moscow to New York: a journey in Global Non-Communicable Disease Prevention and Control
  • Speakers: Dr Ashley Bloomfield (Ministry of Health)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 10 July 2012
  • Application of Epidemiology to Horse Health
  • Speakers: Dr Naomi Cogger (EpiCentre, Massey University)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Presentations: Opening Presentations PDF iconlink icon
  • Tuesday, 26 June 2012
  • The New Zealand Burden of Disease Study
  • Speakers: Dr Martin Tobias (Ministry of Health)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Presentations: Opening Presentations PDF iconlink icon
  • Tuesday, 19 June 2012
  • 2008/09 New Zealand Adult Nutrition Survey - key results
  • Speakers: Dr Niki Stefanogiannis (Ministry of Health)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Presentations: Opening Presentations PDF iconlink icon
  • Tuesday, 29 May 2012
  • Estimating Meningococcal B Vaccine Effectiveness and New Zealand Election Night Forecasting
  • Speakers: Dr Richard Arnold (School of Mathematics, Statistics and Operations Research at Victoria University)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 8 May 2012
  • New Zealand National Health Data Collections
  • Speakers: Simon Ross (National Health Board) , Christine Fowler (National Health Board)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Presentations: Opening Presentations PDF iconlink icon
  • Tuesday, 24 April 2012
  • Are variations in health associated with variations in the local built environment?
  • Speakers: Professor Donald Schopflocher (Ministry of Health)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 17 April 2012
  • Bovine Tuberculosis, a history and pathway to eradication in
  • Speakers: Dr Stuart Hutchings (Animal Health Board)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Wednesday, 11 April 2012
  • Nutrition, environment, development, and cancer: casting a wider net
  • Speakers: Professor John Potter (Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University & Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre, Seattle, USA)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Friday, 30 March 2012
  • Interaction, effect modification, confounding and synergy
  • Speakers: Professor Allan Smith (Professor of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 20 March 2012
  • Psychology of estimating one's extent of cellphone use and implications for epidemiology
  • Speakers: Mary Redmayne (School of Geography, Environment and Earth Science, Victoria University)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 13 March 2012
  • Could breast cancer be caused by a virus?
  • Speakers: Professor Ann Richardson (University of Canterbury)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Tuesday, 14 February 2012
  • Latent class analysis, Bayesian statistics and the hidden perils of test validation studies
  • Speakers: Dr Lesley Stringer (EpiCentre, Massey University)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Seminar Room, Level 1, 102 Adelaide Road, Wellington
  • Presentations: Opening Presentations PDF iconlink icon
  • Tuesday, 7 February 2012
  • Report back on the WHO World Conference on Social Determinants of Health (19-21 October, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil): critical reflections and next steps.
  • Speakers: Professor Nancy Krieger (Harvard University) , Professor Don Matheson (Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University)
  • Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm
  • Venue: Theatrette, Museum Building, Massey University, Wellington Campus
  • Presentations: Opening Presentations PDF iconlink icon