Information for prospective Applicants to CRE
The Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute (APHCRI) at The Australian National University (ANU) has opened the second round of funding to establish up to seven additional Centres of Research Excellence (CREs) in Primary Health Care. This information session for prospective applicants was presented at the ANU on 21 March 2011.
Diffusion, spread & sustainability of proven innovations in health care Pt2
In this masterclass Professor Jonathan Lomas draws on his extensive work in the field to examine the diffusion, spread and sustainability of proven innovations in health care. Professor Lomas’ masterclass is based on the concept of an innovation adoption chain involving the three interlinked stages of production/evaluation, dissemination and final adoption of innovations. The ideas within the class are drawn from the principles of effective knowledge translation and exchange. The focus is
Wikileaks: Guardian of the Public Interest or Hotbed of Anarchy?
The Faculty of Law and the New Zealand Law Foundation Centre for Law and Policy in Emerging Technologies hosted a panel discussion chaired by Colin Gavaghan, Director of the New Zealand Law Foundation Centre for Law and Policy in Emerging Technologies. In this public lecture Mr Jeffrey Matsuura, Fullbright Senior Scholar and Counsel, Alliance Law Group Washington DC, and Andy Miah, Professor of Ethics and Emerging Technologies from the University of West Scotland, offer their expert perspective
Future of Fairness 2011: Pushing drugs & modifying genes - bioethics in sports medicine
Associate Professor David Gerrard OBE, CNZM, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago presents at the 2011 Future of Fairness Symposium. Whether in the sporting arena, the genetics lab or the exam hall, new technologies present new challenges for ideas of 'fairness' and justice. The Future of Fairness speakers will consider the complex and intriguing relationship between technological advances and ideas of fairness. March 22/23, 2011.
The Substance of Civilization
Materials enabled revolutionary advances in how we live, work, fight and travel, hence the naming of eras after them -- Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages.
Collaboration as the future of news generation and distribution
Turi Munthe, CEO of Demotix, a citizen journalism website, gives a talk for the Reuters Institute of Journalism Hilary term 2011 seminar series on 2nd March 2011.
African American soldiers were rare during the Civil War, and black officers almost non-existent. Thirty years later, Major John Brown from Topeka led soldiers to Cuba during the Spanish-American War using this saber.
Harvard's Forest Laboratory | Fighting Fire With Electricity
Ecologists from Harvard Forest describe some of the research that is done in the 3500 acre forest in Western Massachusetts. Also, we will learn how electricity may be used to blow out a fire.
Joan Snyder: Intimate Works | 04/27/11
Artist Joan Snyder has been widely celebrated for her vibrant expressionist prints and paintings and her leading role in feminist art. Producer Eric Schultz spoke with the 2007 recipient of a MacArthur Foundation “genius award,” as the Zimmerli Art Museum mounts the first major retrospective of her prints: “Dancing with the Dark: Joan Snyder Prints 1963-2010.”
Hundreds of mussels attached to rocks in the rocky intertidal zone
Mussels have two hard shells for protection and avoid drying out. When the shell is open, the bivalve extends its foot for digging or anchoring. Mussels need ocean water for food. They are found in lower and middle intertidal regions.
Effects of fertilizer and pesticide use
When used properly, fertilizer and pesticide application can help protect crops and encourage their growth. However, fertilizers and pesticides can run off into bodies of water and contaminate water sources.
Red peach and seed
This peach has only one large seed, as compared to the pomegranate that has many seeds. The peach is like an apple in the way that its seed is surrounded by the entire fruit. The fruit can be eaten by humans, but it is actually there as nourishment and food for the peach seed to grow.
Diversity and adaptations in the Mojave desert
Deserts are characterized by low humidity, little rainfall, extreme temperatures, and a small amount of vegetation. However, deserts are not "dead zones" and host a variety of organisms adapted to these conditions.
The eye requires a constant supply of blood to function. The eyes are able to move because of specialized eye muscles.
Poison oak on a California forest floor
Poison oak has a chemical defense called resin that scares off potential predators. The chemical may be deadly to some animals if eaten.
Movement of Blood cells (view at the cellular level)
The circulatory system of humans is closed, meaning that blood is enclosed by blood vessels. This image is that of an open system, meaning the blood moves freely throughout the body. In both systems, blood is pumped to the tissues of the body and then nutrients diffuse into the cells of those tissues.
European and American Economic History
This lecture divides historic developments toward European integration into periods between the end of World War II and the 1970s, considers them from the perspective of U.S. European-integration strategies, and interprets the basic structure of U.S.-European interdependence.
Literacy in the Playground - Clap and Rhyme Games for Junior Students Here are a great collection of games for junior school students that incorporate literacy and play. I hope you enjoy them. Convert any PDF Document to Word for Free You may have a number of PDF files that you have scanned or recieved as an email and you simply want to change one slight element of that document and use it with your staff and students. Voici mes collègues: jezelf voorstellen
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Here are a great collection of games for junior school students that incorporate literacy and play. I hope you enjoy them.
Convert any PDF Document to Word for Free You may have a number of PDF files that you have scanned or recieved as an email and you simply want to change one slight element of that document and use it with your staff and students.
You may have a number of PDF files that you have scanned or recieved as an email and you simply want to change one slight element of that document and use it with your staff and students.
Voici mes collègues: jezelf voorstellen