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Student mental health & wellbeing: No longer under the radar

Event details

As part of the Needed Now online conference the speakers in this session will discuss the following topics:

  • What do we know about university students’ mental wellbeing?
  • Are there particular disciplines at risk (eg, law, medicine, creative arts)?
  • How do we ensure that curriculum, learning & teaching and whole-of-institution mental wellbeing enhancements are mainstreamed and given institutional priority?
  • How do we assure student mental wellbeing through online teaching?

Session Speakers

  • Professor Ian Hickie - Co-Director, Health and Policy at Brain and Mind Centre, University of Sydney
  • Dr Ben Veness - Adjunct Professor Fellow, CQUniversity
    Associate Professor Chi Baik - Associate Professor & Senior Lecturer, Melbourne University
  • Dr Nicole Crawford - Senior Research Fellow, National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education (NCSEHE), Curtin University
  • Professor Rachael Field - Professor at Bond University Law School

Further information and registration details



Dates and times

27 May 2021 11:30 am – 12:30 pm AEST