Associate Professor Vivienne Elizabeth from the Faculty of Arts at the University of Auckland will speak on the harmful outcomes of the family court emphasis on time rather than relationships in considering “shared care” post-separation. The seminar will be held August 9 from 12-2pm at Griffith’s Nathan campus and there will be a teleconference option offered on the Gold Coast. RSVP contact and other information is below in the flyer.
Please see above an invitation to “How do we change the world?”, an event co-hosted by the Australian Centre for Health Law Research, the School of Public Health and Social Work and the International Law and Global Governance Research Program.
To register click here.
We look forward to seeing you there.
The ACHLR Team.
Australian Centre for Health Law Research | Queensland University of Technology
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- Professor Joseph Donnermeyer, Ohio State University (US)
- Dr Elaine Barclay, University of New England (Australia)
- Mr Emmanuel Bunei, Mount Kenya University (Africa)
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