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Program

The 61st PAH Health Symposium program will showcase a variety of topics and explore how health services are working with patients, providers, systems and staff to build a sustainable and progressive health system underpinned by a culture of collaborative research, innovative service models and technology.

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As the flagship educational and research event for PAH and MSH, the symposium promises to deliver a content-rich program featuring:

  • expert clinicians and researchers presenting leading advances in speciality areas
  • ‘hot topic’ panel discussions, and
  • the popular Research Excellence Awards recognising next generation discoveries to influence the clinical space.

This year’s program is being held live in the Translational Research Institute Auditorium with online options for those off campus.
 

Tuesday 23 August



8.30am – 10.00am | Official opening and Keynote Address: How on earth do we make the journey to low carbon healthcare?!
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10.30am – 12.00pm | Addiction and Mental Health: Today’s Generation Investing in Tomorrow
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12.30pm – 1.30pm | Sustainable Workforce
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1.45pm – 3.30pm | Climate resilient healthcare
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Wednesday 24 August 



7.15am – 8.15am | Healthcare Reform: Caring for today’s patient and tomorrow’s world
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8.30am – 10.00am | Ageing: Changing models of care to sustain cognition in older inpatients
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10.30am – 12.00pm | Sustainable Medicines Management: Personalised medication management of the future
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12.30pm – 1.30pm | The Great Debate: Sustainable Healthcare is a Myth
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1.45pm – 3.15pm | Effective and Efficient Healthcare: Achieving the win-win in healthcare. Maximising patient benefit while conserving limited resources
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3.30pm – 5.00pm | Disability Management: Colouring outside the lines - Reimagining the boundaries
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Thursday 25 August 



7.15am – 8.15am | Future Medicine – It is closer than you think
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8.30am – 10.00am | Trauma: Low Carbon Footprint – The impact on healthcare
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10.30am – 12.00pm | Oncology:  We can - Sustainability across the cancer continuum
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12.30pm – 1.30pm | Allied Health: Building value and sustainability into models of care
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1.45pm – 3.15pm | Research Excellence Awards Oral Finalists and People’s Choice Award Voting
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3.30pm – 5.00pm | Research Excellence Awards Poster Viewing and People’s Choice Award Voting
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Friday 26 August


8.30am – 10.00am | Kurt Aaron Oration, Lecture in honour of Prof David Theile AO, and Awards Ceremony
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10.30am – 12.00pm | Men Ending Violence: Engaging men in eliminating and preventing domestic and family violence
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12.30pm – 1.45pm | Food and Exercise as Medicine: Feasibility, Sustainability and a call to action
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Last updated 15 August 2022
Last reviewed 13 July 2022