The Southgate Theory Club provides space and opportunities to think, deliberate and debate on the relevance of theories for understanding health and society. It provides an opportunity for debate and interaction between researchers, academics and professionals from diverse fields and with different experiences.
The Theory Club encourages cross-disciplinary perspectives.
The Southgate Journal Club assists researchers to conduct and publish good quality research relevant to the social determinants of health.
The Journal Club provides a forum for researchers to come together and participate in active discussion, to analyse recent literature in a critical way, examine methodological approaches, and consider lessons and insights for writing our own papers.
The next Journal Club will be held on Tuesday, 26 August 2014, Room 1.21, Health Sciences Building at 12.15pm. Further details to follow closer to date.
The Southgate Policy Club addresses hot topics of interest to academics, policy makers and practitioners within government and not-for-profit sectors. Perspectives from a wide range of professionals bring both a depth and a practicality to policy agendas in relation to health, society and equity. The next Policy Club titled 'Achievements and Legacy of Community Health in South Australia' will be held on Tueday 22 July 2014, Flinders in the City, Victoria Square, Adelaide. Please see Southgate Policy Club (PDF 1MB) for full details and registration. This is a free event. Please click here for the live-stream link of this event.
Please click here for the radio interview with Professor Fran Baum.
The Southgate Early Career Researchers group is open to anyone at Flinders who is researching in the areas of health, health equity and disadvantage, social determinants of health, and social science.
Researchers are encouraged to join the group if they consider themselves an Early Career Researcher, including:
Both younger and more mature-age people are welcome. The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 at 12.30pm. Further details to follow.