Trauma Lecture Series

The Alfred Physiotherapy Department - Trauma Lecture Series


Date:                     Thursday April 30th, 2015


Time:                    13:45 - 18:00    (Registration opens at 13:20, welcome address at 13:45)


Venue:                                 AMREP Education Centre Lecture Theatre, The Alfred Hospital

55 Commercial Road, Prahran (see map below)


Theme:                                "Can we fix it? Yes we can!"


Registrations are still available on the day ($50, cash only)


1.20pm                 Registrations Open

1.45pm                 Welcome Address

2.00pm                  Chest Trauma – Dr Kate Martin (General & Trauma Surgeon, The Alfred)

2.30pm                 Thoracic and Lumbar Spine: Surgical Decision Making – A/Prof Sue Liew (Director of Orthopaedics, The Alfred)

3.00pm                 Pain Management Following Acute Trauma – Ms Dana Boyd (Pain Liaison Nurse, The Alfred)

3.30pm                 “Does the trauma system need fixing? The patient perspective – Prof Belinda Gabbe (Head of the Pre-Hospital, Emergency and Trauma Research Unit, DEPM, Monash University)

4.00pm                 Afternoon Tea   (sponsored by South Eastern Private Hospital)

4.30pm                 Trauma prevention strategies – Mr Jason Watterson (PhD Candidate, Monash University)

5.00pm                 Pelvic Trauma: To fix or not to fix? – Mr Mattias Russ (Orthopaedic Consultant, Alfred Hospital)

5.30pm                 Discharge Destination Following Trauma: Who Makes The Decision? –                                  Lara Kimmel

6.00pm                 Close

Afternoon tea sponsored by: South Eastern Private Hospital

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