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  • 15 August 2016
    1.00pm - 2.00pm

    New strategies in care coordination for brain injury

    Planned (not published externally)
    This event has been cancelled

    Exchange of experiences between the University of Sydney and the University of Toronto

  • 14 September 2016
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Myanmar Schools Photo Competition

    Myanmar Schools Photo Competition

    Grab your cameras! The University of Sydney is holding its first ever photography competition for high school students in Myanmar.

  • 23 November 2016
    10.00am - 3.00pm
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    Lancaster’s ESRC Centre for Corpus Approaches to Social Science (CASS) Research Talks

    The Department of Linguistics presents: A morning of research talks by investigators from Lancaster’s ESRC Centre for Corpus Approaches to Social Science (CASS).

  • 30 November 2016
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    C3 Research Camp 2016

    This week-long research camp explores the importance of studying complex systems. It will be organised by the University's Centre for Complex Systems (CCS), and co-hosted by the University's Charles Perkins Centre.

  • 1 December 2016
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Brain Training

    Next Gen Sydney Brain Training Public Forum

    This event has been cancelled

    Brain training is one of the most promising new technologies for protecting, improving and maximising cognitive and functional outcomes in individuals with brain disorders. But how can we best harness this knowledge to improve health and wellbeing? This is the great challenge that world leaders at

  • 5 December 2016
    10.00am - 4.00pm
    City landscape

    2nd Global Governance and Management Research Group

    The aim of this workshop is to bring together Australian and international researchers in the area of strategic leadership and corporate governance, and offer a platform to develop research projects and ideas, and strengthen networks with leading international scholars.

  • 5 December 2016
    2.00pm - 3.30pm
    Ha Guangtian

    Seminar: Ideals of Miscegenation: Ethnicity, Sexuality, and the Chinese Ideology of “Region”

    This event has been cancelled

    While the word “miscegenation” normally carries a strongly negative connotation in the history of Western racial politics, in this talk, I use the word to describe an emergent political ideology in China that taps into the underlying assumption of one of the most essential state institutions in the

  • 5 December 2016
    5.30pm - 7.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Why Are We Here? Physics and the Fortunate Universe

    The fine tuning of the universe for life is a major unsolved problem in the world of physics. Geraint Lewis and Luke Barnes explain what we know of the universe, from its most basic particles and forces, to planets, stars and galaxies, and back through cosmic history to the birth of the cosmos.

  • 6 December 2016
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Paul Aveyard and Amanda Daley

    Effectiveness of: Screening and brief intervention for obesity in primary care, and Regular weighing and feedback by community midwives in preventing excessive gestational weight gain

    Professor Paul Aveyard is a public health physician and Professor of Behavioural Medicine at the University of Oxford. Dr Amanda Daley is a Reader in Behavioural Medicine in the Primary Care Clinical Sciences department at the University of Birmingham. Each will discuss their randomised trials.

  • 6 December 2016
    4.00pm - 5.00pm
    Professor Dennis Bier

    The Nutrition Evidence (R)evolution

    The post-millennium (R)evolution in what constitutes evidence in the field and how trial registration and journal reporting requirements have provided transparency in areas that hitherto were opaque at best.