News

03
Nov
2017
Tran-Pacific Partnership
Is an 11-member Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2.0 a possibility? It seemed most unlikely back in January when US President Trump withdrew the United States from the TPP. But there have since been ongoing discussions among the remaining 11 members in an effort to keep the TPP dream alive.
16
Oct
2017
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The effect of a criminal trial can go far beyond a courtroom. As members of the legal profession, it is incumbent on us to not only monitor our own mental health, but also the health of our colleagues.
06
Jun
2017
Doctors performing surgery
Dr Fiona Tito Wheatland's research of the ‘Doctor Identity’ looks at the harmful belief that doctors are too smart to make mistakes and what it means for those who inevitably err.
24
May
2017
Lady liberty statue
ANU Law researcher Liz Curran is creating opportunities for lawyers to work in medical clinics to help patients with health problems that are linked to their legal issues.
27
Feb
2017
Christina Lee
Christina Lee's desire to make a difference comes from knowing personally what it means to experience injustice.
17
Jan
2017
Fiona Tito-Wheatland
Sixty-year-old Fiona Tito-Wheatland wanted to connect with other older students, so she started the Older Wise Learners Facebook group. It now has now has 525 members from universities across the world who can talk about anything from age discrimination or technology to the anxieties that come with doing a PhD.
21
Nov
2016
Health for lawyers
A new book that guides lawyers through the stressful demands of legal practice was launched this month by its co-authors from the ANU College of Law, NSW Law Society and NSW Young Lawyers.
12
Jun
2015
Dr Liz Curran gave an ‘invited’ conference paper at the International Legal Aid Conference in Edinburgh on Health Justice Partnerships.
13
Nov
2014
If you completed a first aid course last weekend then you could call yourself a paramedic. A/Prof Michael Eburn and Ruth Townsend asks how the decision to defer the inclusion of paramedics on the Aust. Health Practitioner register can be justified.

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