Date Details
25 October 2021 (Monday)

Topic: The tale of two populations: ageing with HIV in Hong Kong and Australia

 

Introduction

The University of Queensland (UQ) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) share a strong track record and vision for research and social impact in addressing society’s key challenges.

Across Australia and Hong Kong there are many similarities in the population of people living and ageing with HIV. This webinar will share UQ’s and CUHK’s understandings of the experiences of people living and ageing with HIV using both clinical and social science lens, with deeper consideration of both management and monitoring and the social determinants of health.

 

Speakers:

  • Professor Grace Lui
    Assistant Professor and Head, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK
  • Associate Professor Lisa Fitzgerald
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, UQ
  • Associate Professor Allyson Mutch
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, UQ

 

Moderator:

  • Dr. Judith Dean
    Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, UQ

 
Date: 25 October 2021 (Monday)
Time: 4:00-5:00pm (HK time) / 6:00-7:00pm (AEST Brisbane time)

Venue: Online via Zoom

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Date Details
13 September 2021 (Monday)

Topic: Healthy ageing in a changing world

 

Introduction

Healthy ageing is a goal for all ageing societies, yet there are inequalities in healthy ageing. How should we measure this as an outcome? Both personal and environmental factors contribute to healthy ageing. The speakers from a diverse background will explore these issues and discuss how society as a whole may facilitate healthy ageing in the context of social determinants.

 

Speakers:

  • Prof. Laurie Buys
    Director of Healthy Ageing Initiative, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, The University of Queensland
  • Prof. Nancy Pachana
    Program Lead of UQ Age Friendly University & Healthy Ageing Initiatives; Co-Director, UQ Ageing Mind Initiative, The University of Queensland
  • Prof. Helene Fung
    Chairperson & Professor of Department of Psychology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Deputy Director of CUHK Jockey Club Institute of Ageing
  • Dr. Ruby Yu
    Senior Research Fellow of CUHK Jockey Club Institute of Ageing

 

Moderator:

  • Prof. Eric Lai
    Research Assistant Professor of CUHK Institute of Health Equity

 

Date: 13 September 2021 (Monday)
Time: 4:00-5:00pm (HK time) / 6:00-7:00pm (AEST Brisbane time)

Venue: Online via Zoom

Registration: Please click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

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