Health and wellbeing

Women's Health Symposium

Work Health, Safety and Wellbeing are delighted to be hosting the first Women’s Health symposium throughout the month of March. These sessions aim to inform and educate the Western community on health related topics that concern women and their families throughout their life stages and inspire them to become their own best health advocates – knowledge is power!

Guest speakers include Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dr Mike Armour (NICM Health Research Institute), Dr Jane Chalmers, Senior Research Fellow Dr Carolyn Ee, BreastScreen NSW, Michael De Manincor, Emily Yang and Angelo Sabag who have expertise in a range of women’s health and wellbeing related topics such as endometriosis, PCOS, Fatigue, menopause, physiology, breast cancer, yoga, meditation, positive psychology, mental health and Tai chi.

Please join us at the following campus locations:

Kingswood: 16 March 2020, 12 – 2.30pm Building O.1.20 Multipurpose Space

Hawkesbury: 17 March 2020, 12 – 2.30pm, Building R4.G.11 (LT)

Nirimba: 26 March 2020, 12 – 2.30pm, TBA

Campbelltown: 25 March 2020, 12 – 2.30pm, Building 22.2.04 (Conf 05)

Parramatta South: 30 March 2020, 10.30 – 1pm, Building EA.1.33 (CLS)

Parramatta City: 31 March 2020, 12 – 2.30pm, Level 9, Conference room 3 (01.9.35)

Bankstown: 18 March 2020, 12 – 2.30pm, Building 12.G.02

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Western Sydney University values the physical and mental health of our workers, students and community. We have developed a range of programs promoting the importance of health and wellbeing.