2017

Centre for Remote Health

Date: Thu 30 Nov 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Siobhan Carr
Topic: Nutrition in Central Australia including the role of the dietitian; food security; malnutrition
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Date: Thu 16 Nov 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenters: Nanthini Kanthan and Donna Akbari - Alice Springs Hospital Speech Pathologists
Topic: The safe way to eat and drink - the importance of safe swallowing for health
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Date: Thu 26 Oct 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Dr Madeleine Adams, Fred Hollows Foundation Clinical Fellow, Alice Springs Hospital Eye Clinic
Topic: Eye Health in Central Australia
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Date:Thu 5 Oct 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Des O'Shaughnessy, Physiotherapist & Coordinator Central Australia Health Pain Services
Topic: Understanding Pain
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Date: Thu 21 Sep 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Tobias Speare, Pharmacy Academic, Centre for Remote Health
Topic: Principles of Pharmacology
An understanding of the principles of pharmacology will enable you to initiate and administer medicines with greater confidence and should underpin medicines management decisions. Pharmacology may be divided into two components; pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics. 
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Date: Thu 7 Sep 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Conor Harnischfeger, Sophie Cuming, Hannah Treston, Tamara Jirjis and Vinay Halasagi, Oral Health Services, Central Australia
Topic: Oral Health - the link between oral health and overall health


Date: Thu 24 Aug
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Nissani Sijoy, Clinical Nurse Educator, Central Australia Aboriginal Congress
Topic: An Introduction to Central Australian Aboriginal Congress Services


Date: Thu 10 Aug 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Steve Hancox, Senior Podiatrist, Central Australia Health Services
Topic: Podiatry at Alice Springs Hospital


Date: Thu 13 July 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Associate Professor Kerry Taylor, Deputy Director, Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, Flinders NT
Topic: Health Literacy - what does it mean in Central Australia?


Date: Thu 29 June 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Annie Farthing, Centre for Remote Health
Topic: Primary Health Care in Remote Australia - Come and play the game!


Date: Thu 15 June 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Tobias Speare, Centre for Remote Health
Topic: Principles of Pharmacology.
An understanding of the principles of pharmacology will enable you to initiate and administer medicines with greater confidence and should underpin medicines management decisions. Pharmacology may be divided into two components; pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics.


Date: Thu 1 Jun 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Weihua Li and Cassie Holland, Central Australia Health Service
Topic: Renal Disease & Kidney Replacement Therapy


Date: Thu 18 May 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Annie Farthing, Centre for Remote Health
Topic: Holistic Assessment of Complex Cases


Date: Thu 4 May 2017
Time:
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenters: 
Conor Harnischfeger, Mass Nasir, Ava Hafezi, Marcus McShane and Sally Speare, Oral Health Services, Central Australia
Topic: 
The link between oral health and overall health


Date: Thu 20 Apr 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Jarrod Cahir and Enosh Kennedy, Central Australia Health Services
Topic: An Introduction to Prosthetics & Orthotics in Central Australia


Date: Thu 6 Apr 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Occupational Therapy Team, Central Australia Health Services
Topic: Occupational Therapy in Central Australia


Date: Thu 23 Mar 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Erik Tikoft, Respiratory Clinical Nurse Consultant, Central Australia Health Services
Topic: Bronchiectasis and common respiratory disorders of Central Australia


Date: Wed 8 Mar 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Gregory Solomon (SoLi) - Diabetes CNC, Central Australia Health Services
Topic: Holistic care needs of people with diabetes in Central Australia
Date: Fri 24 Feb 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Tobias Speare, Pharmacy Academic
Topic: Principles of Pharmacology
Details: An understanding of the principles of pharmacology will enable you to initiate and administer medicines with greater confidence and should underpin medicines management decisions. Pharmacology may be divided into two components; pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics.

Date: Thu 9 Feb 2017
Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Presenter: Annie Farthing, Lecturer Allied Health, Centre for Remote Health
Topic: The ICF - a way of thinking about clients with medically and socially complex needs