Top 10 threats to nature in the city
02 December 2015Drones, scattering cremation ashes and digital mimicry of the natural world are among the top 10 reasons cities of the future may increasingly become nature-free zones, scientists say.
Domestic help needed by older people
10 November 2015Most people in advanced age have someone to provide extra help with daily activities, especially domestic help with housework, washing, shopping and managing money.
Smartphones deliver nutrition labelling study
05 November 2015An exciting five-week study on nutrition labelling using smartphones is underway at the National Institute for Health Innovation at the University of Auckland.
Aucklander to co-lead global obesity commission
02 November 2015Auckland public health expert, Professor Boyd Swinburn will jointly lead a new international commission on obesity, launched today by prestigious medical journal, The Lancet.
Alcohol and Injuries: Emergency Department Studies in an International Perspective (Seminars) Event as iCalendar
03 December 2015, 12:30 - 1:30pmSpecial Seminar: Hosted by the School of Population Health and the Centre for Addiction Research (CFAR)
What is the Swedish CArdioPulmonary biolmage Study (SCAPIS)? The largest cardiopulmonary research program in Sweden. (Seminars) Event as iCalendar
04 December 2015, 12:30 - 1:30pmPresented by: Professor Carl Johan Östgren
Communication needs of vulnerable children and young people: Are we doing enough? Event as iCalendar
09 December 2015, 4 - 6pmThis presentation is designed for professionals who support vulnerable children and youth e.g. teachers, psychologists, social workers, mentors, health staff, police, lawyers and others.
Language and social disadvantage: workshop for Speech Language Therapists Event as iCalendar
11 December 2015, 9am - 1pmPresented by Dr Judy Clegg, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Human Communication Sciences at the University of Sheffield, UK