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12
Mar
2021

CUGH Annual Conference: Addressing Critical Gaps in Global Health and Development

12 Mar 2021 - 14 Mar 2021

March 12-14, 2021 | Register here. 

22
Mar
2021

Health Promotion 12 Weeks Online Course: Planning, implementing and evaluating health promotion interventions

22 Mar 2021 - 19 Jun 2021
Online

To enrol and secure a place on the course please register and pay here by March 1, 2021  http://news.curtin.edu.au/events/evaluating-health-promotion-interventions-12-weeks-online/

 

This flexible 12 week online course will provide you with an understanding of the role and importance of health promotion and the broader concept of health within a community and national setting. The course aims to provide you with the skills needed to plan, implement and evaluate a health promotion program. You will be introduced to relevant health behaviour theories and health promotion frameworks as well as approaches to evaluation.

You will plan a health promotion intervention of your choice. A range of learning strategies and learning activities are available for each module. An online networking forum will be available to communicate with other students and your course tutor. This course has been developed for those already working in the health sector, those wanting to move into this area and those wanting to incorporate health promotion principles into their roles, such as nurses, environmental health officers or teachers.

There are 8 flexible learning modules to be completed in 12 weeks:

  • Module 1: An introduction to health promotion
  • Module 2: Australia’s health
  • Module 3: A social determinants of health approach
  • Module 4: Understanding health and behaviour: theory for health promotion
  • Module 5: Planning: the foundation for a successful program
  • Module 6: Strategies: delivering health promotion interventions
  • Module 7: Evaluation: measuring success
  • Module 8: Sustaining actions  
  • Module 9: Adaptive Health Promotion Planning
25
Mar
2021

Injury Prevention Summit 2021

25 Mar 2021 -25 Mar 2021
Duxton Hotel, Perth

The Injury Prevention Summit 2021 will bring together injury prevention and safety promotion practitioners and policymakers and Local Governments from across Western Australia to build injury prevention and safety promotion activities within your work.

The Summit will showcase keynote speakers who have a broad understanding of the current state of injury prevention in Western Australia.  Breakout sessions will include a focus on success factors for injury prevention within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, and regional and remote communities.

The Injury Prevention Summit will provide an opportunity for attendees to contribute to a discussion, as well as exchanging knowledge, ideas, and information across WA.

Register your expression of interest herehttps://knowinjury.org.au/summit2021/ 

29
Jun
2021

17th National Immunisation Conference: Life course immunisation – access, equity and innovation

29 Jun 2021 - 01 Jul 2021
Perth Convention Centre

Registrations open soon!

The National Immunisation Conference has been held in Australia approximately every two years. The conference is an important vehicle for highlighting challenges relating to immunisation in Australia and the region. 

The Conference theme has been updated to ‘Immunisation in the COVID pandemic era’.  The previous theme was ‘Lifecourse immunisation – access, equity and innovation’.

The program provides lively and productive discussions and contributions from all professionals engaged in immunisation from laboratory bench to clinic, from academia and policy making to the service provision coalface.  

For more information: https://www.nic2021.com

12
Jul
2021

NDIS Scheduled plan review

12 Jul 2021 -12 Jul 2021
Rockingham Arts Centre

Location:  Rockingham Arts Centre

Event Date: Monday 16th 7pm

Price: Free

Description: Need funding for respite or support workers but didn't get it (or didn't get enough) in your 1st plan? We'll talk you through best practice. This is where we come in. We can help guide you through the process, answer any questions and offer expert advice on the best way to achieve your desired outcome. The talk will go for an hour so join us for this informal yet interactive session and see how we can help you to get the most from your next plan.
Links to further information:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/ndis-scheduled-plan-review-tickets-83567866739?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

15
May
2022

24th IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion (IUHPE 2022

15 May 2022 - 19 May 2022

The 24th IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion (IUHPE 2022) will be held from May 15 to 19, 2022, in Montréal (Québec, Canada), and online, across the world.

The theme for the 24th IUHPE World Conference is Promoting policies for health, well-being and equity. Such a focus is integral to the body of knowledge and action employed by the international health promotion community. IUHPE 2022 aims to lay a foundation for better and fairer systems responses to old, recurrent, and new issues in the promotion of global health and well-being.

Learn more about the programme, important dates and the latest news by visiting the website iuhpe2022.com

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