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24
Feb
‘14

New PhD students

Jeofrey Abalos, Xiaoguang Jia and Fei Mao have joined ADSRI recently to begin their PhD study. Jeofrey, from the Philippines, will be working on 'Trends and geographic differentials in health expectancy among older persons in the Philippines...

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20
Feb
‘14

Smart Sensing & Big Data Analytics: Governing through Information

3 - 4 March 2014 Personal data emission, requisition and transmission are habitual procedures in today's information saturated societies. 'Smart Sensing' (data creation) and 'Big Data Analytics' (data computation) have come into...

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18
Feb
‘14

Thesis boot camp

Report by Nicole Steele, PhD Candidate, ADSRI In January I attended the inaugural three-day ANU Thesis Boot Camp (TBC). I had no idea what to expect, except that it had its own hashtag, acronym TBC, and the famous Thesis Whisperer, Dr Inger Mewburn...

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13
Feb
‘14

Award for book including Bruce Smyth et al chapter

The book, Fathers in Cultural Context, has been selected as the 2014 winner of the Global Psychology Book Award from Division 52 (International Psychology) of the American Psychological Association. The award letter stated: ‘It was agreed...

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11
Feb
‘14

Habte Tesfaghiorgis passes away

Habtemariam Tesfaghiorghis, an alumnus and former academic staff member of the Demography Program, now ADSRI, passed away on Monday 10 February 2014. A funeral service will be held at 2pm on Thursday 13 February at the Salvation Army Church, Valley...

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29
Jan
‘14

Visiting Fellowship for African Researchers

Applications for this Fellowship close on Friday 31 January. The John C Caldwell Endowment for Population, Health and Development is offering an exciting opportunity to enhance population and health research capacity in sub-Saharan Africa by...

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14
Jan
‘14

In memory of Lado Ruzicka

The death of Ladislav (Lado) Ruzicka, a distinguished Czech demographer who spent much of his professional career in Australia, closed the life story of a remarkable man who left a giant mark on the international demographic scene. Ruzicka was born...

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13
Dec
‘13

Population and development issues in Indonesia workshop

Dr Iwu Utomo organised a workshop to engage Indonesian policy makers on evidence-based policy making related to population and development issues in Indonesia. It will be held at ANU from 16-20 December 2013. The workshop will cover a...

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11
Dec
‘13

Graduation December 2013

ADSRI congratulates all of the students who will graduate on 20 December 2013. PhD Pungkas Ali Healthcare utilisation in Indonesia: Determinants and projections Riznawaty Imma Aryanty Hospitalised abortions in Yogyakarta: Characteristics and...

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10
Dec
‘13

Keynote presentations in 2013

Booth, H. 'How long will we live? The longevity revolution and what it means for Australia', Canberra, 21 November 2013. The Borrie Lecture:  Australian Population Association. Hayes, A. Technical background paper, 'Population...

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