Melbourne Children’s Global Health e-News August 2020

Azithromycin: MORDOR & beyond, one drug to rule them all? Peter Doherty Institute – Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum 12.30pm-1.30pm Monday 17 August via Zoom – add to Outlook Calendar or Google Calendar. Zoom link: https://unimelb.zoom.us/j/318624002?pwd=c2tCUlF0c0Q3YWRTaEUvUzJ5Rmo1Zz09 Password: gch2020 MCGH-Doherty Institute Global Health Seminar Series is a quarterly seminar series co-convened by the Peter Doherty Institute … Continued

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum – 27 July 2020

2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. Melbourne Children’s Global Health hosted two speakers tackling the topic of maternal and newborn health – Professor Caroline Homer AO, Co-Program Director, Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health at the Burnet Institute and Dr Maeve Hume-Nixon, Senior Study Coordinator and PhD Candidate at Murdoch Childrens Research Institute … Continued

MCGH eNews July 2020

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum 12.30pm – 1.30pm (AEST) Monday 27th July via Zoom Why midwives matter for maternal and newborn health in LMICs + Introducing STAGE: Professor Caroline Homer Professor Caroline Homer is a midwife, health services researcher, educator and international development advisor. She is the Co-Program Director of Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health … Continued

MCGH eNews June 2020

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Forum 12.30pm-1.30pm (AEST) Monday 15 June via Zoom Climate change and global child health: Dr Karen Kiang Dr Karen Kiang is currently an Advanced Trainee in General Paediatrics. Initially training in paediatrics and adult medicine in the USA, she has previously worked in public health at the CDC. Her interest has always been in … Continued

World Pneumonia Day

Please join Melbourne Children’s Global Health in recognising World Pneumonia Day, which is marked each year on November 12. This day presents an opportunity to focus on child health challenges around the world. The goal is to raise awareness about pneumonia progress, current obstacles and inequities, and promote prevention and treatment. We – as a … Continued

Melbourne Children’s Global Health Annual Symposium – Save The Date!

  Save the date! Melbourne Children’s Global Health Annual Symposium 18th September 2019 Please join us at the Royal Children’s Hospital for a day of dynamic and engaging discussions on key areas of interest in global child and adolescent health, with presentations from experts on our campus and beyond. Program and further information to follow.