Entries in Events: SA (6)


University of South Australia Male Studies courses commencing in 2014

The first of the University of South Australia Male Studies courses planned for 2014 is now accepting applications for enrolment.

You can find information about the first of the courses on offer – the Professional Certificate in Male Health and Male Health Promotion here.

You can also download a Registration Form, which must be completed if you are intending to undertake one or both courses in 2014, from here. Processing of enrolments will commence early in the New Year.

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Whyalla Male-Out Community Fun Day (SA)

The WHYALLA MALE-OUT COMMUNITY FUN DAY is fast approaching. The day is being held to coincide with National Men’s Health Week which runs from June 11-17, 2012. The Whyalla event is being held at the University of SA Whyalla Campus on Nicolson Avenue from 11:00am – 3:00pm on Sunday June 17th. The Male-Out day is intended to celebrate the contribution of men and boys to the Whyalla community as well as to raise awareness about men’s health. There are lots of free displays and exhibits to entice the whole community but men and boys in particular. The event starts of at 9:30am with a fun run / walk coordinated by the Whyalla Harriers.

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Male Studies Symposium, Adelaide, June 24th 2011

The Australian Institute of Male Health and Studies will host its first Male Studies Symposium in Adelaide, June 24th 2011, 9.30 am – 4 pm, at the Adelaide Convention Centre. Theme: ‘From Boyhood to Manhood: Difficulties & Challenges of Transition’. Speakers include Professor Miles Groth PhD, Department of Psychology, Wagner College, Staten Island, New York; Professor Jon Jureidini MB, BS, FRANZCP, PhD, Child Psychiatrist; and Celia Lashlie, Anthropologist and author of “He'll be OK: Growing Gorgeous Boys into Good Men”. Places will be limited, so register early.


Free Parenting Seminar - Fatherhood is a contact sport (Adelaide, South Australia)

Are you the father or mother of a baby or young child? Do you want to know how father-baby bonding works and why it matters? Free Parenting Seminar – Fatherhood is a contact sport. Come and hear Dr Richard Fletcher, author of ’The Dad Factor: How father-baby bonding helps a child for life’ talk about his research and experience.

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Health in Men Program - Toolbox Meetings 2009

The Royal Adelaide Hospital Health Promotion Unit has organised the following series of talks on men's health issues in 2009:

April 3: ‘Knowing yourself inside and out’ National Bowel Cancer Screening Program and other common bowel problems
Guest speakers: Kathy Pietris, National Bowel Cancer Screening Program & Dr Matthew Lawrence, RAH Surgical Consultant

May 22: Men, Healthy Eating and Food Labels
Guest speaker: Julee Hawthorn, Nutritionist, RAH Health Promotion

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