CQUniversity Australia

Engaging Indigenous people within Higher Ed

CQUniversity's Office of Indigenous Engagement recently hosted a visit from the Oodgeroo Unit of Queensland University of Technology (QUT), at Rockhampton Campus.

Professor Anita Lee Hong, Director of the Oodgeroo Unit, and Lone Pearce, Project Officer, met with Office of Indigenous Engagement staff to discuss employment issues and best practice models for engaging Indigenous people within the higher education sector, including governance matters.

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All welcome as experts discuss 'keeping moving in older age' 

People throughout Queensland have access to a free seminar about 'Keeping Moving in Older Age', showcasing research on pain, osteoporosis and exercise.

The seminar is open to all who are interested in aging in the community. It will be held from 1pm-3pm on Tuesday July 16 at CQUniversity Rockhampton (with live streaming videoconference links to campus venues in Mackay, Emerald, Noosa, Gladstone, Bundaberg, the Gold Coast and Brisbane).

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Participants will hear from University of Queensland leading experts, Professors Jenny Strong, Jennifer Nitz and Dr Tim Henwood about pain and chronic disease in older age and the importance of keeping active.

This presentation is hosted by the Queensland Division of the Australian Association of Gerontology, in conjunction with the Health Collaborative Research Network (of which CQUniversity is a member, along with Curtin, QUT and UQ).

This event is free but registration is important. For registration details and room venues, please email enquiries@aag.asn.au or visit www.aag.asn.au .

To download a flyer and registration form please LINK HERE