All events tagged with centrehealthpolicy
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Revisiting Whitlam’s Vision for Health: Economists, Data and EfficiencySeminar/Forum
"One of the problems in discussing health policy in Australia is the lack of reliable official information…. In large part, it stems from the Government's laisserfaire attitude to health policy in this country. The Government sees its role as larg...
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mortality in Australia: Marking the 150th Anniversary of the First Australian Life TableSymposium
[image: courtesy of University of Sydney Archives G3 224 1398] In 1867, M. B. Pell, then Professor of Mathematics at the University of Sydney, published a life table for the Colony of New South Wales based on mortality in the years, 185666. This...PresentersDr Tim AdairDr Fadwa Al-YamanProfessor Heather BoothDr Vladimir Canudas-RomoProfessor Philip ClarkeDr Rebecca KippenProfessor Alan LopezProfessor Peter McDonaldProfessor Michael SherrisDr Jeromey Temple