Tuesday the 25th: Three speakers and a special visitor


5pm , Evolution House, 5th floor boardroom. 

Drinks and nibbles throughout. 

We are very happy to announce that tomorrow we will have three speakers:

Vrej Haroutounian, 1st year PhD Candidate in Landscape Architecture.

Matluba Khan, 4th year PhD Candidate in Landscape Architecture

Roxana Bakhshayesh Karam, 3rd year PhD Candidate in Architecture.

Each presenter will share their research for 15 minutes and we will discuss any issues that they are having and open the floor to conversation…

and we are delighted to announce that joining us for our discussion throughout will be Professor Billie Giles-Corti!*

Really looking forward to seeing everybody!

all the best,

The Prokalo Team X

*Professor Billie Giles-Corti is a Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor and National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Senior Principal Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne, and directs the McCaughey VicHealth Community Wellbeing Unit in the Centre for Health Equity. For two decades, she and a multi-disciplinary research team have been studying the impact of the built environment on health and wellbeing. She currently leads an NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Healthy Liveable Communities, which was established in 2014. Professor Giles-Corti has published over 300 articles, book chapters and reports, and by citations is ranked in the top 1% of researchers in her field globally. She is an Honorary Fellow of both the Planning Institute of Australia and the Public Health Association, a Fulbright Scholar, and an NHMRC Elizabeth Blackburn Fellow for being the top ranked female in public health in 2015.