Writs & Cures: Professor Jane Pirkis on Media portrayals of suicide. Plus when do you have to alert buyers of your property that it has a dark past?

Media portrayals of suicide Professor Jane Pirkis is the Director of the Centre for Mental Health at the University of Melbourne and joins the team to discuss how the media talks about suicide and this week’s Soapbox looks into stigmatised property. https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/media-portrayals-of-suicide/id1023534464?i=1000381039103&mt=2

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Radiotherapy – Drug policies and the life of a combined doctor/lawyer

On this episode, Dr Melanie Tan, a doctor AND lawyer talks to the team about her work and her thoughts on how all clinicians can better handle legal issues. There is also chat about the Greens new drug policy, plus a look at new strategies to reduce Australia’s obsession with gambling. Drs DoLittle, Trainer-Wheels &…

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Writs & Cures: Victoria’s Commissioner for Human Rights and Equal Opportunity plus gambling addiction

Meet Kristen Hilton: Victoria’s Commissioner for Human Rights and Equal Opportunity. Released05 December 2016 This week’s special guest is lawyer Kristen Hilton who discusses her new appointment as Victoria’s Commissioner for Human Rights and Equal Opportunity and Soapbox delves into gambling addiction in Australia. https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/meet-kristen-hilton-victorias-commissioner-for-human/id1023534464?i=1000378582079&mt=2

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Laughing Dead – chatting to Sami Shah about comedians and mental illness.

Corporate gigs, hecklers, mining tours, audience indifference, silence, it takes a toll. How can comedians protect their sanity from the stresses of the comedy life? Sami speaks to Associate Professor and psychiatrist Dr Steve Ellen to find out. Steve is also director of the Psychosocial Oncology Program at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne.…

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Writs & Cures – in conversation with Professor Shitij Kapur

Steve Ellen and Lindy Burns chat with Professor Shitij Kapur, the newly appointed Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences and Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Health) https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/a-conversation-with-professor-shitij-kapur/id1023534464?i=1000378262273&mt=2

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Radiotherapy – Movember, Radiation oncology & Marijuana.

Dolittle and Dr Capri talk with Sam Gledhill from the Movember crew tell us all about their work (now the biggest men’s health charity in the world!). Plus we’re talking about actual, really radiotherapy with Doctor Real McCoy! And also Dr Pat is in the studio with the latest on new laws to allow marijuana…

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