An inter-disciplinary examination of cause and effect in public health. The workshop will examine the question, "How should a hypothetical $100 million be allocated over a ten-year period to maximise value for money in improving health in the region?
Which pre-conditions of good health or ill health are most ripe and most fundamental for new investment?
Is poor diet, parasite load, vitamin deficiency, socio-economic disadvantage, discrimination, poor education or lack of physical activity most likely to influence health at the population scale?Read more
Building an integrated approach to outcomes measurement
Developing, implementing and sustaining a cost-effective health program is a continued challenge for the healthcare sector as a whole. Particularly as funding changes, it is important for policy officers and program managers to have confidence in the substantial outcomes of policies and programs.Read more
Miranda Stewart will present on some key tax and transfer measures in the recent budget and election proposals of the Government and Opposition. She will discuss issues of fairness, fiscal sustainability and the agenda of ‘jobs and growth’.Read more
Without Education Aboriginal Peoples will always be second-class citizens: What strategies and lessons for reform are offered by the Treaty debate and Constitutional Recognition?
In Australia after years of lethargy and submission to the status quo - the idea of Treaty and Constitution Recognition is again back on the political agenda. But how do these debate explain and address policy and schooling failure of Aboriginal children?Read more
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Maximising the potential of female leaders
This conference will explore the inspirational experiences of women in leadership positions within the public sector, and the stories of male leaders who are standing with female leaders to drive long-lasting change.Read more
Back by popular demand, Akolade’s Contract Law Fundamentals returns with a freshly researched 1-day intensive examination of the key obstacles and challenges faced by Australia’s contract professionals. With 7 Case Law Review sessions and an exclusive panel discussion on contract selection, default clauses and due diligence, Akolade’s Contract Law Fundamentals is a practical, strategy driven Masterclass delivered by over 36 of Australia’s leading legal practitioners.