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Patron Saint's Day Lecture: 'Social Inequalities in Health and Wellbeing' by Professor Fiona Stanley

Professor Stanley is receiving an honorary doctorate from KU Leuven on the occasion of the university's Patron Saint's Day on 3 February.

Professor Stanley is receiving an honorary doctorate from KU Leuven on the occasion of the university's Patron Saint's Day on 3 February.
When 04 Feb 2014
from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
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You are cordially invited to attend a distinguished lecture on the occasion of the university's Patron Saint's Day:

"Social Inequalities in Health and Wellbeing: lessons from working with the Aboriginal population in Australia"
by Professor Fiona Stanley

This lecture will take place on Tuesday, 4 February

in 'Auditorium Kindergeneeskunde' (red arrow), 5th floor, Gasthuisberg

from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 a.m.

The lecture will be held in English.

The lecture is open to the public and no pre-registration is required. 

Fiona Stanley
  • Distinguished Research Professor at the University of Western Australia, and Vice Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Melbourne
  • As an epidemiologist, she studies the causes of birth defects and how to protect the developing brain.
  • Very active in the area of public health
  • Founding director and patron of the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, a multidisciplinary research institute
  • Inaugural CEO and former Chair of the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth
  • Carries the title Companion in the Order of Australia (AC), Australia’s highest civilian order of distinction
  • Has served since 2006 as UNICEF’s Australia Ambassador for Early Childhood Development