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Public seminar: Call for collaboration between ADHD researchers

February 9th, 2017

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A Murdoch University scholar is calling for collaboration among researchers with differing views on Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD). Dr Martin Whitely, who is a prominent critic of ADHD child prescribing, will be presenting a seminar on the potential for what he terms ‘contested research’ to improve medical and psychiatric practice. Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder […]

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Opinion: Youngest in class twice as likely to take ADHD medication

January 25th, 2017

Dr Martin Whitely

A study involving over 310,000 West Australian primary school children has revealed children born close to the school cut-off age are twice as likely to be diagnosed with ADHD.

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Opinion: Private patients may stretch Fiona Stanley Hospital

October 5th, 2015

Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci

In an opinion piece for The West Australian, Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci and Dr Martin Whitely ask whether private patients opting to be treated at Fiona Stanley Hospital are driving unexpected demand.

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Free lectures by top health professionals

July 1st, 2015

Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci is welcoming people to attend lectures in Strategic Health Leadership and Management.

Some of Perth’s most senior health professionals will be sharing their views as part of Murdoch University opening the doors to its Strategic Health Leadership and Management Unit during July. “This free lecture series is an unmissable event for anyone with an interest in health management,” said Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci. “It also gives prospective […]

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