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Abstracts still open: Public health conference to look at Justice Health in 2019

Justice Health Conference 2019, 9-10 April, Sydney. Interested in custodial health? The Public Health Association of Australia will be hosting their 3rd Justice Health Conference 2019 at the ICC in Sydney in April and Abstracts close on the 13th of January. The organisers say: The purpose of the Conference is to once again highlight the [...]

By |2018-12-13T09:09:01+00:00December 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Study participants wanted: Older prisoners, dementia, better care practices

Wed 27 June 3-5 pm via web-meeting. USyd researchers Fiona White & Sanetta du Toit are seeking the help of individuals who work with and have regular contact with older prisoners. "With this study we are specifically interested in the insights of outside agencies who deliver services to older prisoners." Project title: Dementia in prisons [...]

By |2018-06-15T15:10:57+00:00June 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Dementia in prisons: studying better care practices in custody

Researchers in NSW are seeking help to identify how to better support older prisoners suffering dementia. The study will ask practitioners who work with or come into contact with older prisoners for their opinion on what pathways of care and staff provisions would best support older prisoners with dementia. Sanetta du Toit from the University [...]

By |2018-04-13T13:30:48+00:00April 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments