Month: February 2017

Professor Kerry Reid-Searl1, Professor Keryln Carville2  1 CQUniversity Australia 2 Curtin University WA   Background Stomal therapy nurses play an integral part in facilitating a person to manage their lives whilst experiencing a stoma. Understanding the person as a unique individual...
  • February 28, 2017
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Dr Peter Peters   Biography: Dr Peter Peters is a senior medical officer and dermatology registrar at the Gold Coast University Hospital.  Dr Peters and stomal therapists Sheryl Ware and Kara Torney created the combined Dermatology/Stoma clinic at Gold Coast...
  • February 23, 2017
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Siona Hardy B Phty. (Hons), MBA, APAM Director Clinical Operations, Outpatients Manager   With 3% of Australian school-aged children suffering from daytime bladder control and 10% suffering from bedwetting, the Mars Clinic was established to meet the significant community need...
  • February 21, 2017
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Dr Craig McBride1 1  Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital   Biography: Craig McBride regularly attends the paediatric burns clinic at LCCH. Apparently it’s important to have a consultant surgeon there; though for the last 9 years he’s found that agreeing with the...
  • February 20, 2017
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Melanie Bannister1, Kathleen Dwyer2, Donna Hickling3, Dr Merrily Banks2, Assoc Prof Judy Bauer4, Dr Lynda Ross2 1 Accredited Practising Dietitian, Allied Health – Metro The Wesley Hospital 2 Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital 3 The Prince Charles Hospital 4 University of Queensland Aim /...
  • February 20, 2017
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    Biography: Kristen is the Clinical Nurse Consultant Burns at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital. She has worked within Burns for the past 9 years. She is one of the nurses that gently suggests dressing treatments for Dr McBride and...
  • February 20, 2017
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Vicki Adams (Senior Medical Photography – Mater Misericordiae Limited) will draw on her 30 years experience as a professional medical photographer to provide useful tips and tricks for health care professionals capturing clinical photographs for patient care and medical records. Aspects of...
  • February 16, 2017
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Dr. Maria Giulia Marini1 1 Executive Director of ISTUD Milan. Italy Narrative medicine is what occurs between the health provider and the patient: from the collection of information of events before the occurrence of the disease, how the disease showed...
  • February 15, 2017
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Laurie McNichol, MSN, RN, CNS, GNP, CWOCN, CWON-AP, FAAN 1 1 Past President, National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP), Past President, Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN), Past President, Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB), CNS/WOC Nurse Cone Health  ...
  • February 15, 2017
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Laurie McNichol, MSN, RN, CNS, GNP, CWOCN, CWON-AP, FAAN Past President, National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) Past President, Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) Past President, Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB) CNS/WOC Nurse Cone Health...
  • February 15, 2017
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