Chronic Disease Self-Management Special Interest Group Presentation

Wednesday, 27 June 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Working together to improve health outcomes for refugees and asylum seekers in the community.


This presentation will be of interest to:

  • Health professional students
  • Health course convenors
  • Practising health professionals and their practice team
  • Primary care support workers
  • Interested consumers, carers and peer supporters

First presentation:
Understanding of mental health in young Hazara Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the south east of Melbourne - Sahema Saberi, University of Melbourne

Second presentation:
Working with Asylum Seekers and Refugees in community health - Amelia Tauoqooqo, practice nurse at cohealth

Third presentation:
Asylum Seeker Health Needs - Dr Janet Bodycomb GP, Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

Date: Wednesday 27 June
Time: 10.00am to 12.00pm (light lunch provided)
Venue: St Michael's Uniting Church - St Michael's Hall, 120 Collins Street, Melbourne

Please RSVP by Monday 25 June to Christine Walker via or 0420 675 780

For further information on speakers and agenda please see the below flyer.