If you have a background in health or science and are interested in educational research or professional opportunities around teaching and supervision in the health professions, our courses may interest you. We have a Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Masters by Coursework or Coursework and Research. Click here to find our more, visit Future Students or contact Professor Sandra.Carr@uwa.edu.au.
Tama is working as a General Practitioner in Indonesia. He is a junior teaching staff member at the Department of Medical Education in the Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta-Indonesia. Tama teaches mostly undergraduate medical students, as a tutor in Problem Based learning tutorial discussions, an instructor in clinical skills training and a facilitator in learning skills workshops.
Sean works as an oral pathologist for the Department of Dentistry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung in Taiwan. He finished his Doctor of Dental Science, Doctor of Philosophy at Kaohsiung Medical University and Master of Law in National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan.
During September, Health Professions Education hosted a group of 17 Chinese medical educators from Zhejiang and Shanghai Jiao Tong University Medical Schools who completed a nine day course on Education in the Clinical Setting with us. This was the third time we have hosted such a short course for our Chinese colleagues.
Olivia Ruhen (PhD candidate in the SBMS) was awarded first prize of the ‘Rapid Fire’ competition at the 4th Thomas Ashworth CTC & Liquid Biopsy Symposium that was held in Sydney on 15-16 November.
This year’s theme focussed on the challenges and opportunities involved in implementing diagnostic assays into clinical practice and the latest advances occurring in liquid biopsy translational research.
The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences places a high value on the health and safety of staff, students and visitors. As part of our ongoing efforts to create safe workplaces the Faculty and University have committed funds for the disposal of legacy chemicals within our facilities.
MrShakeel Mowlaboccus has recently won awards for his research into sequencing whole genomes to identify the emergence of a penicillin-resistant cluster in meningococci in WA. Shakeel won the New Investigator Award in the Biomedical Science category (offered by the WA Department of Health), along with the Australian Society for Microbiology (ASM) Becton Dickinson Travel Award.
NOTING OF DECISION TAKEN ON MONDAY 9 OCTOBER 2017 ON AN ITEM CONSIDERED BY THE ACADEMIC BOARD BY WAY OF CIRCULAR
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Members considered recommendations from the relevant faculties that the title of Emeritus Professor be conferred upon Professors Martyn French; Jennet Harvey; Michael Paech; Geoffrey Laurent and David Blair.
Below are some updates about the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences' Financial Services team and activities.
We appreciate your patience and acknowledge the frustrations with the current delays. The Faculty and University have been actively working towards solutions and quicker resolution of requests and much has improved with the filling of a number of vacancies and some additional temporary resources.