Event Programme

October 2021 Conference - Check Back Soon for March 2022 Line Up

  • AM Session
  • PM Session
  • Main Meeting Room
08:30 AMWelcome cup of Tea/Coffee
09:00 AM - 09:15 AMAcknowledgment of Country & Introcudtion to the Conference By Dr Warren BruceChairman SMA
09:15 AM - 11:05 AMBill & Pat Ryan Founders Session
Prof Ian Hickie

Highly personalised measurement based care for young people with emerging ill health

Dr Andrew McKensey

Taking up the treatment role. What does it cost the doctor?

David Alcorn

Public Sector Contributions to Improving Mental Health Outcomes for People in the Shoalhaven – the present and the future

Leah Lofberg

Sub-Acute Unit & What We Do

David Wooton & Mrs Alex Mitchell

Services of Headspace Nowra

11:10 AM - 11:30 AMMorning Tea
11:30 AM - 12:15 PMWhat is the role of digital technology for mental health care By Prof Ian Hicke
12:15 PM - 12:45 PMPanel Q&A By all previous speakers
12:45 PM - 01:15 PMCOVID Update and Public Hospital Update Progress By Dr Bill Pratt
01:15 PM - 01:55 PMLunch
  • Main Meeting Room
  • Break-Out Room
02:00 PM - 02:40 PMLumbar radiculopathy: the role of primary care and when to refer – an evidence based approach By Dr Jeffrey Brennan
02:40 PM - 03:00 PMFascinomas By UOW Students
03:00 PM - 03:45 PMGenetic Testing in Reproductive Medicine By Dr Melanie Galea
03:45 PM - 04:05 PMAfternoon Tea
04:05 PM - 04:45 PMAcute inflammatory joint pain syndromes By Dr Shetwa Kumar
04:45 PM - 05:25 PMType 2 diabetes – change is sweet By Dr Adrian Taylor
02:00 PM - 03:15 PMExperience a Balint Session By Dr Andrew McKensey

90 minute Balint style workshop, 8-10 practitioners (Pre-Registrations Required)

Check Back for March 2022