Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum-February

Vaccine communication and capacity building in the Indo-Pacific region 1:00 pm-2:00 pm AEDT Thursday, 9 February [Online via Zoom and in-person] 📅 Register and add to your calendar In-person venue: Melbourne Royal Children’s Hospital, Health Education and Learning Precinct Room 1.053  See Map   Description The COVID-19 pandemic showed just how important communication and community … Continued

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum August

  Development of the investment case to reduce road traffic injuries among adolescents Dr John Symons The study examined how introducing safety interventions such as bike and motorcycle helmets, better road design, drink-driving laws, and vehicle safety standards could prevent death and serious injury to young people in 77 low- to middle-income countries. We found … Continued

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum July

Findings from Qualitative Research Examining the Impact of COVID-19 on Continued Medical Education in Low- and Middle-Income Countries In a policy brief on the 4th of August 2020, the United Nations Secretary-General warned the COVID-19 disruptions to education threaten to cause a ‘generational catastrophe’, widening existing entrenched inequalities and stifling what established and evolving progress has been made. … Continued

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum: May 2019

The next Global Health forum will be held on the 13th of May at 12.30pm in the Vernon Collins Theater, Level 1 at the Royal Children’s Hospital. There will be no April Global Health forum. The forum is open to all, and please register to attend the forum here. We are looking forward to seeing … Continued