The Neurosurgical Nurses Professional Development Scholarship Committee Conference 2011 - 3 Jun 2011 - Sydney

Program

 

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Session

Presenter

0730-0815

Registration

0815-0830

Welcome address

Ms Kate Needham

Executive Director ACI

0830-0900

SAH scales and outcomes

Dr. Mark Dexter

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Westmead Hospitals

0900-0930

Neurological visual field deficits

Peter McCluskey
Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Sydney

0930-1000

Post operative management of AVM’s

Ms Kate Becker

NP Neurosurgery RNSH

1000 - 1030

Flow Diversion Stents

Dr. Brendan Steinfort

Consultant Neuroradiologist RNS and Westmead Hospitals

1030-1100

Morning tea

1100-1130

Types of tumours, grading and management

Ms Rochelle Firth

NP Neurosurgery RNSH

1130-1200

The patient & families journey

Ms Robyn Leonard

1200 - 1230

Paediatric Solid Tumours

Ms Vicki Frew

NP Neuro Oncology, Children’s Hospital Westmead

1230-1330

Lunch

1330 - 1400

Moya Moya Disease

Dr. Andrew Davidson

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Macquarie Private Hospital

 

1400-1430

Radiosurgery / Gamma Knife

Dr. Ben Jonker

Consultant Neurosurgeon, RPAH

 

1430-1500

Surgical considerations for progressive gliomas 

Dr. Brindha Shivalingam

Consultant Neurosurgeon, RPAH

1500-1530

Afternoon tea

 

1530 - 1550

NNPDSC – Adult Neurological Observation Chart

Ms Violeta Sutherland

CNC Neuroscience, RPAH/CRGH

 

1550 - 1645

The Great Debate

“Because we can, should we – treatment and teaching in the tertiary referral hospital”

Panel Discussion

1645-1700

Closing Remarks

Ms Violeta Sutherland

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