Seminar/Forum

Repairing the environmental deficit in the land mangaement sector
03 Sep

Repairing the environmental deficit in the land mangaement sector

In this one day workshop a panel of experts will discuss the role of markets, certification schemes and governments in emerging models of land management that embrace environmental stewardship. You are invited to join us online to hear from the experts, ask questions and contribute to their discussions. Your participation is free but registration is essential.
2021 Michael Whincop Memorial Lecture
25 Aug

2021 Michael Whincop Memorial Lecture

The 2021 Michael Whincop Memorial Lecture will be held on Wednesday 25 August 2021.
2021 MHIQ Seminar Series - Writing a successful Medical Research Future Fund Grant
30 Jul

2021 MHIQ Seminar Series - Writing a successful Medical Research Future Fund Grant

The aim of this session will be to provide an overview of the 20 initiatives under the MRFF themes to be funded over the next 10 years, as well as to discuss the key components of MRFF grants. Since MRFF grant schemes were initiated, Professor Hayes has led 6 grant submissions related to three different projects, and is preparing to lead another submission due in August. Professor Hayes will provide an overview of how she goes about preparing these applications.
2021 MHIQ Lecture Series - Australia's policy on the medical uses of cannabis: origins and implications
22 Jul

2021 MHIQ Lecture Series - Australia's policy on the medical uses of cannabis: origins and implications

Emeritus Professor Wayne Hall's presentation to the Medicine Grand Rounds at GCUH discusses Australia's policy on the medical uses of cannabis: origins and implications. In 2016, Australia legislated to allow the use of unapproved cannabis products and cannabinoids for medical purposes under special access schemes. Em. Prof Hall describes how this policy has come about and discusses some of the issues that Australian Governments have had to wrestle with as a result.

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2021 MHIQ Seminar Series - Writing a Successful Scholarship
15 Jul

2021 MHIQ Seminar Series - Writing a Successful Scholarship

In this Teams presentation, Professor Amanda Ullman will share her recent experience on receiving a 2021 Fullbright Future Scholar award, and why she prioritised this pathway, over other grant and scholarship opportunities.
Victoria Menzies, Manager of Griffith Honours College, will provide a summary of the range of prestigious scholarship programs available, and the processes surrounding their submission and support.
2021 MHIQ Program Seminar Series - Writing a Successful NHMRC Partnership Project Grant
04 Jun

2021 MHIQ Program Seminar Series - Writing a Successful NHMRC Partnership Project Grant

Writing a Successful NHMRC Partnership Project Grant - Professor Tamara Ownsworth and Associate Professor Dianne Shanley. To reflect some of the diversity of projects funded within the scheme, two speakers will share their experiences of developing successful NHMRC Partnership applications, including the essential background phases of developing strong collaborations with relevant partner organisations and co-development of the project.