CURRENT PROGRAM

DAY 1: WEDNESDAY 5th JUNE 2019
7:30am: Registration opens (OUTSIDE SALES ARENA)

Plenary session (SALES ARENA)

8:30am: Emcee Intro – Mr Bradley Warner
8:45am: Welcome to Country – Uncle Malcolm Maccoll
8:50am: Welcome Address – Mr Sam Haddad

Keynote speakers (SALES ARENA)

9:00am: Professor Iain McGregor, The Lambert Institute, The University of Sydney – Medicinal Cannabis in Australia: Current Status and Future Potential
9:30am: Professor Paul Glare, Pain Management Research Institute, The University of Sydney – Psychosocial Dimensions of Pain in Cancer Survivors

9:50am: Morning Tea (THE BIG BARN)

Keynote speaker (SALES ARENA)

10:20am: Professor Meera Agar, The University of Technology Sydney – ‘I wish I could eat’. Cannabinoid clinical trials in palliative care

Open Address (SALES ARENA)

10:35am: Ms Elizabeth Koff, NSW Health

Panel session (SALES ARENA)

10:45am: Cannabis and Pain Management – Facilitated by Professor Afaf Girgis AM

11:15am: Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Sessions

Session 1: Discovery Research and Innovation – Chair: Professor Connie Katelaris
Session 2: Mental Health – Chair: Dr Claire Jones
Session 3: Allied Health – Chair: Professor Sue Colley

12:45pm: Lunch Break (THE BIG BARN)

1:45pm: Presentations from SWSLHD Academic Units (SALES ARENA)

A/Professor Lois Holloway – SWS Academic Radiation Oncology

Dr Freya MacMillan – Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Translational Research Unit

Dr Alan McDougall – Stroke and Neurology Research Unit

A/Professor Miriam Levy – Liver Cancer and Disease Centre

2:30pm: Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Sessions

Session 4: Cancer – Chair: Scientia Professor Michael Barton OAM
Session 5: Drug and Alcohol – Chair: Ms Stephanie Hocking
Session 6: Nursing and Midwifery – Chair: A/Professor Bronwyn Everett

DAY 2 - THURSDAY 6th June 2019
7:30am: Registration opens (OUTSIDE SALES ARENA)

Plenary session (SALES ARENA)

8:30am: Emcee Intro – Mr Darryl Harkness

8:40am: Welcome address – Mr Terry Goldacre

Keynote speakers (SALES ARENA)

8:50am: Mrs Lucinda Brogden, National Mental health Commission

9:10am: Professor Evelyne de Leeuw, Centre for Health Equity Training Research & Evaluation (CHETRE) – Is the evidence that airports create health?

9:25am: Morning tea (THE BIG BARN)

Keynote speaker (SALES ARENA)

9:55am: Professor Donald McNeill – University of Western Sydney, Health innovation precincts: publics, technologies and cities

10:10am: Ms Jana PittmanHealth, Sports and the Environment

10:30am: Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Sessions

Session 1: Arts in Design and Health – Chair: Ms Dianne McClaughlin
Session 2: Community, Child and Family Health – Chair: Dr Andrew Knight
Session 3: Population Health – Chair: Professor Bin Jalaludin

12:00pm: Lunch Break (THE BIG BARN)

1:00pm: Keynote speaker (SALES ARENA)

Dr Alice Motion

1:15pm: School Program (SALES ARENA)

Education and Innovation for the Future – Chair: Ms Annie Walsh

2:00pm: Presentations from 2018 Innovation Tank participants: (SALES ARENA)

2:15pm: Closing Address (SALES ARENA)

2:30pm: Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Sessions

Session 4: Consumer and Community Participation- Chair: Ms Lynda Johnston
Session 5: Injury and Prevention – Chair: Dr Valerie Malka
Session 6: Health Services Research – Chair: Mr Peter Rophail