Join CHaSR for their monthly Lunchtime Research Seminars
Published: Wednesday 18th February 2015
Professor Sandra Jones and The Centre for Health and Social Research (CHaSR) within the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research invite you to a series of Lunchtime Research Seminars in Melbourne, beginning in March.
There's nothing mental about seeking help
Date and time: Wednesday 4 March 2015 at 12pm (for a 12.30pm start)
Presenter: Jo Telenta of CHaSR, ACU
About the session: This presentation will review a two year mental health campaign targeting university students.
Can we fix it? Yes, we could
Date and time: Thursday 16 April 2015 at 12pm (for a 12.30pm start)
Presenter: Professor Sandra Jones of CHaSR, ACU
About the session: This presentation will focus on the complex and inter-related effects of mass media, marketing and advertising, role modeling and social norms with respect to the harmful levels of alcohol consumption.
Rates of alcohol consumption among young people
Date and time: Thursday 14 May at 12pm (for a 12.30pm start)
Presenter: Dr Michael Livingstone of the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre and Turning Point
About the session: This presentation will summarise recent trends in alcohol consumption and related harms in Victoria and Australia, with emphasis on the surprising changes among adolescents and young adults.
Please see the CHaSR Lunchtime Research Seminars brochure for more information about the sessions.