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  • 20 January 2017
    10.00am - 2.00pm
    Symposium: Models & Treatments in Child Social Development

    Symposium: Models & Treatments in Child Social Development for the 21st Century

    Learn about the future of treatments for child social development in the 21st century. Experts from the Brain and Mind Centre and Westmead Children’s Hospital, along with special guests from Duke University in the United States, will review and discuss evidence of cutting edge advancements.

  • 28 January 2017
    2.00pm - 3.45pm

    The nude: art, beauty and nakedness

    To coincide with summer exhibition Nude: Art From The Tate Collection, the University of Sydney's Power Institute is partnering with the Art Gallery of NSW on a double lecture addressing the nude in art and culture.

  • 31 January 2017
    10.00am - 11.00am
    Dr. Inga D. Neumann

    Brain oxytocin signaling: from social preference to social fear

    In this Brain & Mind Centre seminar, Dr. Inga D. Neumann from the University of Regensburg (Germany) will discuss oxytocin. Specifically times of naturally high oxytocin activity such as during sexual activity and oxytocin as a treatment for autism, schizophrenia and anxiety disorders.

  • 31 January 2017
    4.00pm - 6.00pm

    The Icon of Dionysus

    Join us for our annual Friends of the Nicholson Museum Cream Tea and Lecture, 'The Icon of Dionysus' by Professor Eric Csapo.

  • 31 January 2017
    6.30pm - 7.45pm

    Sydney Ideas - Networks for Big Biomedical Data

    As new big data technologies now allow scientists to measure cancerous tumors and take real-time scans of the active human brain, are we closer to understanding causes and providing possible cures for cancer as well as understanding the complexities of the human brain? Dr Genevera Allen explains.

  • 4 February 2017
    2.00pm - 3.00pm
    postcards from the past

    Elephantine Island

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the first free lecture in our new Saturday series 'Postcards from the Past'.

  • 6 February 2017
    10.00am - 6.00pm

    Summer School in BioNanoTechnology and Biomedical Engineering

    The summer school introduces physical scientists, engineers, clinicians, biologists and non-scientists to biomedical systems and terminology relevant to nanobiotechnology and biomedical engineering, and showcases current applications and new developments in bionanotechnology.

  • 6 February 2017
    6.30pm - 8.30pm
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    Sydney Ideas - Paul Mason

    Paul Mason, former Economics Editor at Channel 4 and now writer and broadcaster on economics and social justice, will detail that we live in a time when it is easier to imagine the end of the world through ecological deterioration than it is to imagine the end of capitalism.

  • 7 February 2017
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Professor Heather Allore

    Universal Outcomes of Older Adults: Multiple Conditions and Medications, Disability, and Healthcare Utilisation

    In this presentation, Professor Allore will explore important patient-centered universal outcomes of self-rated health, function, hospitalisation, nursing home admission and death. She will discuss how guideline medications impact on important universal outcomes among older adults with multiple chro

  • 8 February 2017
    9.00am - 4.00pm

    TQ2U - Thinking Qualitatively Workshops

    Coding and Categorization, Critical Realism, Realist Evaluation, Digital Strategies, Skills for the Effective Academic, Grant writing, Grounded Theory, Publishing, Social Media, Systematic Reviews of Qualitative Research, Ethical Issues in Qualitative Research, Effective Qualitative Interviewing.