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Useful tools for conducting remote fieldwork

8 April 2020

Article of useful tools for research for conducting ‘remote fieldwork’. Compiled by Deborah Lupton from the CSRH.

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CPHCE Office Announcement

CPHCE Office Announcement

17 March 2020

Due to Covid19, many of our staff will be working from home starting Wednesday 18 March 2020.  For enquiries, please call 02 9385 1547 or email:  

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A/Prof Margo Barr interviewed by The Canberra times

16 March 2020

A/Prof Margo Barr speaks with Jenny Price from The Canberra Times on the Covid19 epidemic.  For more information please see this article: Love in the time of coronavirus 

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COVID-19 and Smoking – Prevention, outcomes and care

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 - 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Seminar is available by clicking on Teams Meeting Link available under Further info URL

Smoking has been causally linked to greater incidence of infectious respiratory diseases in the US Surgeon General’s report of 2004 and more recently with SARS, MERS and H1N1 and often linked to poorer outcomes.  While the benefits of smoking cessation in ‘well populations’ have been well recognised, there is emerging evidence that smoking cessation at any stage, post serious disease, provides significant survival benefits.  Yet the role of smoking and cessation in infectious respiratory disease has been largely overlooked.

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Can Technology Speak my Language? The role of technology in health translation and interpreting

Wednesday, 25 September 2019 – 11:45pm

Teachers Federation Building, 37 Reservoir Street, Surry Hills

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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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