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Elizabeth Harris writes about the challenges on the health impact of redevelopment and increased density in our urban area

12 July 2017

Reducing Redevelopment Impact on Health and Wellbeing The impact of redevelopment and increased density in our urban areas will have a major impact on health and well being of existing and new residents. The equity considerations will be significant, particularly in areas such as Waterloo with existing public housing a feature of the redevelopment. Liz Harris writes about the challenges 

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NSW Health Prevention Research Support Program (PRSP)

10 July 2017

CPHCE would like to advise that we are sucessful in receiving the funding under Round 5 of the NSW Health Prevention Research Support Program (PRSP)

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Opportunities and challenges of using routine clinical data for surveillance and quality improvement’ Seminar

27 June 2017

CPHCE would like to invite you to the seminar of ‘Opportunities and challenges of using routine clinical data for surveillance and quality improvement’ presenting by Professor Simon de Lusignan on Thursday 13th July 12-1pm at the Hugh Dixson Theatre, AGSM Building, UNSW. 

 

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Events

Innov8 - Equity & Commissioning workshop, Sydney , NSW

Wednesday, 2 August 2017 – Thursday, 3 August 2017

Harbourview Hotel, 17 Blue Street, North Sydney

Innov8 is an eight step review process developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) that examines the equity implications of policies and programs. It does this by identifying ways to make concrete, meaningful and evidence-based actions to make the health programme more equity-oriented, rights-based and gender responsive, while addressing critical social determinants of health influencing programme effectiveness and outcomes. 

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Health Literacy Masterclass: Using health literacy for health service improvement and community development

Thursday, 25 May 2017 – Friday, 26 May 2017

The Hugh Dixson Theatre, Ground Floor, AGSM Building, Gate 11, University of New South Wales, Kensington

Using the latest health literacy research and practices, this masterclass will demonstrate how to develop fit-for-purpose interventions to reduce inequalities in health service access and engagement

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Professor Gill Rowlands - Health Literacy Seminar

Thursday, 11 May 2017 - 12:00pm – 1:30pm

The Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity - Room 319, Level 3 AGSM Building (Bldg G27) University of New South Wales - enter campus via Gate 11 Botany Street Randwick.  The AGSM Building is the first building on the left as you enter the campus via Gate 11.

You are invited to a free lunch time seminar from 12 noon to 1.30 pm on Thursday 11/05/17 at the Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of NSW, to hear Professor Gill Rowlands from the University of Newcastle, UK, speak on ‘How and Why GPs and nurses should improve their health literacy practice’.  Professor Rowlands’ talk will be followed by a Q&A session.

 

Seating is limited to 30 people.

Please register at the attached link - http://www.surveys.unsw.edu.au/f/162980/f783/ 

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