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Date: Tuesday, February 07, 2017 9:00 am - Friday, February 24, 2017 5:00 pm
Categories: General*

 

2017 Public Health Summer School programme is now available - opportunities to hear leading international thinkers

 

We invite you to take a look at the programme of short courses (1-3 days) on offer at our 2017 Public Health Summer School.  A number of world-leading academics have now been confirmed as keynote speakers and our range of courses is arguably the best ever.

 

When:                 7-24 February  2017

Course length: 1-3 days

Where:                School of Medicine, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand

 

There are 30 courses on offer including 14 new courses. What a great opportunity to learn from speakers such as:

 

·         David Heymann - Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine ( Course: Responding to emerging infectious diseases)

·         Ichiro Kawachi – Professor of Social Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health (Course: Behavioural Economics: Nudging people to better health)

·         Tony Blakely – Professor of Public Health, University of Otago (Course: Advanced Epidemiology)

·         Tadj Oreszczyn -Professor of Energy and Environment at the UCL Energy Institute, University College London (Course: Insulation Plus!)

·         Boyd Swinburn is the Professor of Population Nutrition and Global Health at the University of Auckland (Course: Confronting children’s obesity-promoting environments)

 

A brief description of each course can be found on the Public Health Summer School Flyer.

 

Remember to act quickly to take advantage of the 25% early bird discount which closes 21 December. Many courses have limited numbers so don’t miss out.

 

To register or find out more please visit our Summer School website www.otago.ac.nz/uowsummerschool or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.