Rural Clinical School

Research Roundup & Workshops – 6 & 7 September, 2012

Research Roundup – 6th September


Professor Larry Fisher - Professor in Residency - UCLA - Berkeley

"Diabetes Distress and Depression.  Re-Learning an Important Lesson"

Dr Fisher is an investigator on two NIH funded studies to assist primary care practices to improve the care of patients with diabetes.  He has won two major USCF School of Medicine Teaching Awards since 2001, was nominated for the UCSF Postdoctoral Scholars Association Outstanding Mentorship Award, and has received a certificate from the American Psychological Association in "Recognition for Substantial Contributions to the Field of Family Psychology and Health".


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Workshops – Burnie (6th September) & Launceston (7th September)

Whilst in Tasmania, Professor Larry Fisher will also be undertaking two workshops on "AASP: Addressing diabetes distress in clinical care". Details for these workshops are provided below:

Burnie Workshop:

Date: Thursday 6th September, 2012
Venue: UTAS RCS Burnie Multi A
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Launceston Workshop

Date: Friday 7th September, 2012
Venue: Room 203 - Launceston Clinical School, Northern Integrated Care Services Building
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Please register for either workshop via the Rural Clinical School Reception:
Phone: 03 6430 4550

Published on: 17 Aug 2012