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ARACY AGM, Public Forum & Networking

Event Date: 4 April 2017

ARACY invites you to join us for the 2017 Annual General Meeting. A public forum will follow with special guest speaker Professor George Patton, Director of Adolescent Health Research, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne.

Event Title: 'The Opportunity of early adolescence to transform life's chances'

Event Date: 4th April 2017

Time: 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Venue: Rm 1.036, Health Education and Learning Precinct (HELP), Royal Children’s Hospital, University of Melbourne, 1st Floor West, 50 Flemington Rd, Parkville, VIC

Cost: ARACY Members - Free / Non members $50.00 excl. GST

About the presenter

Professor George Patton, Director of Adolescent Health Research, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne.

Professor George Patton is a medically qualified epidemiologist with a clinical background in child & adolescent psychiatry. He is a National Health and Medical Research Council Senior Principal Research Fellow. His research is based at the Centre for Adolescent Health and the Murdoch Children's Research Institute.

He has been extensively involved in both child and adolescent mental health research and global adolescent health work. He has been a consultant around research to WHO, UN Population Division, UNICEF, UNFPA and the World Bank. He has previously coordinated two special series on adolescent health for the Lancet and is currently Chair of a 'Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Well-being'.

Register to attend

Event Location: Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne

Registrations Close: 3 April 2017 11:59 PM






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