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Conference Program - Saturday, 21 August

Abstracts and presentations of selected contributions at the conference are available below:

PowerPoint Presentation   - Powerpoint presentation (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Paper Abstract   - Abstract (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)


9.00am - 9.20am Welcome & Conference Opening
Chair: Shaun Solomon
  Welcome to Country by Barbara Sam
9.20am - 10.40am Session 1 - Are You Remotely Interested in... Oral Health
Chair: Dennis Pashen
Keynote Speakers:
  W/Prof Marc Tennant PowerPoint Presentation
  Dr Felicity Croker PowerPoint Presentation
  A/Prof Ruth Ballweg PowerPoint Presentation
10.40am - 11.00am Morning Tea
11.00am - 12.30pm Session 2 - Are You Remotely Interested in... Indigenous Health
Chair: Catrina Felton-Busch
  Embedding Aboriginal health in housing
    Jenine Godwin
PowerPoint Presentation
  Cultural competence in nursing
    Renee Blackman
PowerPoint Presentation
  Aboriginal youth leadership
    Stephanie King
  Cultural barriers to healthcare
    Kristin McBain-Rigg
PowerPoint Presentation
12.30pm - 2.00pm Lunch
2.00pm - 3.000pm Session 3A - Ae You Remotely Interested in... Knowledge Brokering?
Facilitator: A/Prof Ellen McIntyre Paper Abstract PowerPoint Presentation
2.00pm - 3.000pm Session 3B - Ae You Remotely Interested in... Community Engagement?
Facilitator: Max Hardy Paper Abstract PowerPoint Presentation
3.30pm - 3.30pm Afternoon Tea
3.30pm - 5.000pm Session 4 - Panel: Are You Remotely Interested in... the uptake of PAs
Chair: Richard Murray
  Mr. Ben Stock
    President, Australian Society of Physician Assistants
PowerPoint Presentation
  Mr. Al Forde
    James Cook university
PowerPoint Presentation
  Mr. John Yerxa
    James Cook university
  Chris Mitchell
    Health Workforce Queensland
PowerPoint Presentation
  Dr Dennis Pashen
    Director, MICRRH
PowerPoint Presentation
7.00pm - 10.00pm Conference Dinner

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