Seminar/Forum

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar | Are microfinance borrowers born or made? An analysis of the personality characteristics of microfinance borrowers in Pakistan, Nicaragua, and Bhutan

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar | Are microfinance borrowers born or made? An analysis of the personality characteristics of microfinance borrowers in Pakistan, Nicaragua, and Bhutan

In this presentation, Dr Katherine Hunt, Program Advisor and Financial Planning Lecturer from the Griffith Business School, Griffith University will provide an analysis of the personality characteristics of microfinance borrowers in Pakistan, Nicaragua, and Bhutan.
2019 MHIQ Lecture Series - Health system stewardship - a critical attribute of the contemporary health professional

2019 MHIQ Lecture Series - Health system stewardship - a critical attribute of the contemporary health professional

2019 MHIQ Lecture Series
Professor McColl draws our attention to the fact that with an increasingly complex health care system the contemporary health professional has an additional responsibility to contribute beyond the individual patient and actively support a safe and effective health system. In this presentation the concept of health system stewardship will be explored in the context of the continuum of health professional education and training.
MHIQ Program Seminar Series Disability & Rehabilitation GCORE - New ways to look at muscle mechanics

MHIQ Program Seminar Series Disability & Rehabilitation GCORE - New ways to look at muscle mechanics

MHIQ Program Seminar Series Disability & Rehabilitation GCORE
Assoc Professor Justin Fernandez will discuss efforts to encapsulate traditional continuum muscle mechanics models with machine learning for rapid prediction and translation to the clinic. Secondly, I will discuss an alternative mechanics-based method to estimate muscle fibre directions compared to diffusion tensor imaging. Both studies will be presented with a focus on the gastrocnemius.
MHIQ Program Seminar Series EPIC Health Systems CAHE - Income Inequality, Community Infrastructure and Individual Stressors

MHIQ Program Seminar Series EPIC Health Systems CAHE - Income Inequality, Community Infrastructure and Individual Stressors

MHIQ Program Seminar Series EPIC Health Systems (CAHE)
In this presentation Assoc Professor Mahadevan considers the impact of variables at three different levels - city, community and individual - on the older adults' mental health in China. Evidence shows that community factors such as infrastructure and elderly centres are critical to improve mental health. However the effect of city-level factors is different for the segments of poor and non-poor.
Griffith Asia Institute State of the Neighbourhood Report 2019

Griffith Asia Institute State of the Neighbourhood Report 2019

Join us at CEDA's annual event The Neighbourhood Forum where the Griffith Asia Institute is launching the 2019 State of the Neighbourhood report. The report engages business and industry leaders in the key themes and dynamics underpinning Australia and Queensland's strategic positioning within the Asia-Pacific region. The report provides an opportunity to recast some of Australia's key foreign, economic and development issues from a distinctively Queensland perspective.
MHIQ Statistics Workshop: Introduction to Biostatistics with Professor Robert Ware

MHIQ Statistics Workshop: Introduction to Biostatistics with Professor Robert Ware

MHIQ Statisticas Workshop
Professor Robert Ware will provide an introduction to biostatistics. Topics included covered will be sampling, common families of distributions, sampling variability, and statistical inference including estimation, confidence-intervals, and hypothesis testing. The session is aimed at HDR students and early career researchers.