Invite: CHCH talk: Effects of poverty on families and young people
We warmly invite you to attend A Christchurch CPAG talk on The effects of poverty on families and young people
Speaker: Dr Sue Bagshaw
Dr Sue Bagshaw is a Senior of Paediatrics at University of Otago in Christchurch, Director of the Collaborative for Research and Training in Youth Health and Development Trust and a Senior Medical Officer for 298 Youth Health.
Sue will present findings from the Youth2000 study into the effects of poverty on high school students and their families. The Youth2000 survey series asks secondary school students a wide range of questions that contribute to their health and wellbeing.
The findings examine indicators of socioeconomic deprivation among secondary school students and present associations between household poverty, neighbourhood deprivation and health outcomes. There will be a chance for discussion following the presentation.
Thursday September 17, 2015 from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Dovedale Ave campus
College of Education Health and Human Development
University of Caterbury