Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Week 1 UG Introduction


The University of Western Australia

Winter School Undergraduate Program

Week 1: 24th July – 28th July 2017

Introduction to and Preparation for Research

Venue: McCusker Auditorium

Harry Perkins Centre, QEII Campus

Monday – 24th July

Tuesday – 25th July

Wednesday – 26th July

Thursday – 27th July

Friday – 28th July






9.30 – 10.30am


Introduction and Orientation

Prof Minghao Zheng


10.30 - 11.30am 

Welcome to Australia 

Assoc Prof Martin Forsey


11.30 – 12.00pm


9.00 – 11.00am

Course Outlines

Asst Prof Liza Seubert

Prof Minghao Zheng






11.00 – 12.00pm

Opportunities for study at UWA

Prof Minghao Zheng

Ms Jillian Anderson 

9.00- 10.00am

Peer Review and Publishing in Journals

Dr Susan Yates  


10.00 - 11.00am

Ethical Considerations in Publications - Activity

Dr Susan Yates 


11.00 – 12.00pm

Discussion: What governs authorship?

9.00 – 10.00am

Discussion: What governs authorship?


10.00 – 11.00am

How to write a scientific paper in English

Dr Susan Yates


11.00 – 12.00pm

How to Respond to Reviewers Comments

Dr Susan Yates


12.00 – 12.30pm

Small Group Learning: Selection of a Title for a Manuscript


9.00 - 10.00am

Reflection on the learning of the week

Prof Ming Hao Zheng

Venue: Surgery Seminar Room, 2nd Floor M Block, QE2 Campus 

Free time


homestay families

L  U  N  C  H



 2.00 – 3.00pm

Health Care in Australia

Prof Minghao Zheng


3.00 – 4.00pm

Development of Communication Skills with Patients

Prof Minghao Zheng


1.30 -3.00pm

Pathology Museum & Laboratory Tour

Meet in foyer, ground floor M Block, QE2


1.30 - 3.30pm

GP Students Only

Meeting with Dr Jingshan Wu

Venue: Corser Seminar Room, 2nd Floor M Block, QE2 Campus