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Latest Research on Effective Interventions and Models for Refugee Trauma: Annual Update

STARTTS’ annual research symposium aims to summarise the latest information and research in the field of refugee trauma; ranging from advances in neuroscience and impacts of trauma to the newest findings on clinical implications, interventions and outcomes. It brings together the expertise of three, well-known Australian researchers whose work has gained wide international recognition.

6 November 2019 | 9.30am-12.30pm

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Professor Nicholas Procter
Chair Mental Health Nursing
University of South Australia

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Dr Natalie Matosin
Molecular Neurobiologist
University of Wollongong

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Professor Mark Harris
Scientia Professor
University of NSW

Outline

The 2019 Annual Research Symposium will include the following updates on the latest research on torture and refugee trauma:

  • Dr Natalie Matosin, Biomolecular Changes in Refugees, Mental Health and Genetics
  • Professor Mark Harris, The Link Between Physical and Mental Health
  • Professor Nicholas Procter, Suicidality and Suicide
  • Panel discussion with the presenters

Venue: The Holroyd Centre, 17 Miller St Merrylands NSW

In person: Free to attend with RSVP
Live webcast: Free – Go to Owl Talks (click on live events)

Annual Update – Held on 26 September 2018

photo-richard-bryant-lanscape-jpegProfessor Richard Bryant
Scienta Professor of Psychology, UNSW
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david-issacs-landProfessor David Isaacs
Paediatrics & Child Health, USyd
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A/Prof Susan Rees

School of Psychiatry
UNSW
Read bio and abstract

Annual Update – Held on 22 November 2017

Photo Zachary Steel Landscape JPEGProfessor Zachary Steel
St John of God Professorial Chair of Trauma and MH
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photo-katie-dawson-landscapeDr Katie Dawson
Clinical Psychologist, Post Doctoral Fellow, UNSW
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Photo Belinda Liddell LandscapeDr Belinda Liddell
Research Fellow
School of Psychology, UNSW
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Annual Update – 23 November 2016

Photo Derrick Silove LandscapeProfessor Derrick Silove
Foundation UNSW Professor of
Psychiatry, Liverpool Hospital

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Photo Belinda Liddell LandscapeDr Belinda Liddell
Research Fellow
School of Psychology, UNSW

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Photo Linda Bartolomei LandscapeDr Linda Bartolomei
Direct, UNSW
Centre for Refugee Research

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Annual Update – 2 December 2015

Professor Zachary Steel
St John of God Professorial Chair of Trauma and MH

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Photo Richard Bryant Lanscape JPEGProfessor Richard Bryant
Director, Traumatic Stress Clinic
Westmead Hospital

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Dr Angela Nickerson
Director, Refugee Trauma and
Recovery Program, UNSW

Download – Nickerson

Presentation recordings

These events are recorded by Owl Talks (Formerly Psychevisual) and are available for viewing on the internet at a later date for a fee. Please see the Owl Talks website https://lectures.owltalks.org/.