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Apply now for a 2020 Scientia PhD Scholarship at the Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity

7 June 2019

The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme offers scholars of exceptional quality the opportunity to work on research projects aligned with the UNSW 2025 strategy. These prestigious scholarships offer unique benefits, individualised support and guaranteed funding to reach your personal development goals.

The deadline for applicants to contact supervisors is 11:59pm on 12 July 2019.

CPHCE currently has the following scholarships available under this scheme:

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The Rohingya Little Local

9 April 2019

The Rohingya Little Local, as part of Can Get Health in Canterbury, provided funding to the Rohingya community in Canterbury. The aim in providing this funding and program support was to enhance the capacity, confidence and skills of community members to improve social connection, health and wellbeing within the Rohingya community in Canterbury – their local environment. The community chose to use these funds to organise a futsal tournament and dinner. The event, held in January 2019, was attended by 172 people. Additionally, the community will also use the funds to organise a family picnic later in the year.

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CPHCE Staff Day 2018

17 December 2018

CPHCE’s second staff development day of 2018 will held on 12 Dec 2018 at the Camperdown Commons. 

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CPHCE Annual Forum 2019

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 - 8:30am – 1:30pm

Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW, Sydney NSW 2052

The Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, UNSW, will be holding its Annual Forum in the Tyree Room of the John Niland Scientia Building at the University of New South Wales on Wednesday 14 August from 8.30 am for morning tea and registration, Welcome to Country and Forum at 9.00am to 1.20 pm, followed by a light lunch.

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2019 Research Priorities Forum - Research Priorities for Central and Eastern Sydney

Tuesday, 16 July 2019 - 9:30am – 1:30pm

Hugh Dixson room,  AGSM Building, UNSW

The Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, UNSW in collaboration with Sydney Local Health District (SLHD), South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) and Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network (CESPHN) invite you to attend our half day research priorities forum.

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Health Impact Assessment and Infrastructure Opportunities for the health sector

Monday, 6 May 2019 - 10:00am – 12:00pm

Colonial Room, Ground Floor, AGSM Building, Gate 11 UNSW 

The second Health Impact Assessment Unit Workshop for 2019 will focus on health impact assessment and infrastructure projects.

The program will be made up of a presentation by Ben Cave, a health impact assessment and strategic environmental assessment practitioner from the UK, followed by a facilitated workshop discussion on implications and opportunities for the health sector.

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