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Provisional Program

Subject to change. Last Updated 19 May 2018

 

Tuesday 25 September 2018

0900-1700 ASA Committee Meeting 
   

 

Wednesday 26 September 2018

 

Please note:

• The two Wednesday Workshops run CONCURRENTLY so you cannot attend both.

• Wednesday Workshops are OPTIONAL and are an ADDITIONAL COST to your conference registration.

• You can BOOK to attend the workshops when you register for the conference.

 

0900-1700 OPERATIONAL SAFETY FORUM - Wrest Point 
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0900-1700 

PRE-HOSPITAL, RETRIEVAL & DISASTER MEDICINE LEARNING PLACE - Wrest Point

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1830-2000 

Welcome Drinks

  

 


 

Thursday 27 September 2018 

0800 Conference Registration Desk Open
  OPENING SESSION - Plenary Hall, Wrest Point
0830-0900 

Conference Opening & Address

Welcome to Country

0900-0940 

Stephen Hearns
Consultant in Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medical Retrieval Service

Presentation TBC

0940 - 1000 

Peter McDonell 

Chief Aircrewman, CHC Helicopter
Creating One Standard to Reach Beyond

1000-1020
 Ben Stanton
Retrieval Nurse Practitioner - SAAS MedSTAR
“Hang on, there’s ECMO at my ALS!” Pre-hospital ECLS - now and into the future
1020-1050 MORNING TEA - Trade Exhibition Area - Wrest Point
  SESSION #1
1050-1110 KAYE MELMETH ORATION
Maureen Roberts
Flight Nurse, NSW Air Ambulance
37 Years of Experiences and Challenges. Where we have been and where we will go?
1110-1130 

Andrew Pearce
Clinical Director, MedSTAR Emergency Medical Retrieval Service

Do you have an Exit Strategy?

1130-1135            MICRO BREAK & QUIZ QUESTION - Stand up, Stretch + Take a few deep breaths!
1135-1155
 

John Hollott
Retrieval Medicine Consultant And Anaesthetist, Hunter Retrieval Service
Ventilation during helicopter stretcher winching of intubated patients

1155-1215
 

Stefan Becker
Head of Corporate Development, Rega
Implementation of the Swiss Low Flight Network (LFN) for Helicopters

1215-1235
 

Paul Maclure
Anaesthetic Registrar, Lyell McEwan Hospital
Patients retrieved to intensive care via a dedicated retrieval service do not have increased hospital mortality compared with propensity matched controls

1235-1330 LUNCH - Trade Exhibition Area - Wrest Point
  SESSION #2
  HOTSPOTS
1330-1335 Andrew Hooper
Deputy Director of Medical Services, Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations
Around the West in 80 hours
1335-1340 

David Carpenter
Royal Flying Doctor Service Central Operations
Anatomy of an epidemic - an aeromedical retrieval perspective on the 2017 Meningococcal W outbreak in remote Central Australia

1340-1345
 David Szyc & Tom Nicholls
CareFlight Northern Ops
Ventilated Winching: A New Perspective
1345-1350
 Bronwyn Turner
MedSTAR
Neonatal Hypothermia During Transport, a MedSTAR Kids Experience
1350-1355
 Emmeline Finn
Ambulance Victoria
Pregnancy - what does it mean for Aircrew?
1355-1405
 QUESTION TIME (10mins)
1405-1425
 Tina Kendrick
Clinical Nurse Consultant - Paediatrics, NETS NSW
Going With The Flow - Paediatric Patients Referred to NETS NSW on Humidified High Flow Nasal Cannula Therapy
1425-1445
 

Jo Scott
Nurse Practitioners taking the Lead

1445-1515
 

PANEL DISCUSSION
Facilitated by: Mark Buick
Panellists:
Paul Adams 
Aeromedical Innovation Australasia
Phil Hogan
Simon Brown 
Tasmania Ambulance
Other Panellists TBC

1515-1545 AFTERNOON TEA - Trade Exhibition Area - Wrest Point
  SESSION #3
1545-1605 Johnny Delgado
Director, Anastasia Group, LLC
International Response Challenges to Disasters - An Island Experience
1605-1625 Michael de Winton
Chief Pilot, Northern NSW Helicopter Rescue Service
Transformational Change in Aeromedical Services for Northern NSW
1625-1700 Christopher Denny
Emergency Medicine Specialist - Auckland City Hospital
HEMS Medical Director - Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer in Emergency Medicine - The University of Auckland
1700 Day One concludes - Evening at leisure
1700 

ASA Annual General Meeting

  

 


 

Friday 28 September 2018

0830 Registration Desk Open
  SESSION #4
0845-0900 Day 2 Announcements
0900-0940 

Matthew O'Keeffe
Welfare Director, Australian Federation of Airline Pilots
Peer Support for front line Aeromedical Staff

0940-1000 

Jenna McGeever
Clinical Nurse Specialist, NETS NSW
Interstate paediatric ECMO retrieval

1000-1020 Mark Buick
Director - Total Aerospace Solutions
1020-1040 MORNING TEA -Trade Exhibition Area - Wrest Point
  SESSION #5
1040-1110 

MICK WILSON ORATION

Ben Meadley
Monash University, Ambulance Victoria
Developing physical employment standards in Helicopter Emergency Medical Services - a benchmark for the future

1110-1130 Andrew Hooper
Deputy Director of Medical Services, Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations
Aero-medical Transfer of Patients for Emergency Clot Retrieval - The Western Australian Experience
1130-1150
 Tom Judge
Executive Director - LifeFlight of Maine/The LifeFlight Foundation
Answering Need: “Next Gen” Rural Healthcare in Maine 2020-2030
1150-1155             MICRO BREAK & QUIZ QUESTION - Stand up, Stretch + Take a few deep breaths!
1155-1215 Mark Delany
Executive General Manager, Government and Defence, Toll Helicopters
Insights from the first 12 months of Australia’s biggest HEMS operation.
1215-1235 Christopher Marlow
Rescue/retrieval Paramedic, SA Ambulance Service
Is this really just another day in the office? Skills Maintenance using High Fidelity Clinical Scenarios in the Helicopter Winch Training Environment
1235-1330 LUNCH - Trade Exhibition Area  - Wrest Point
  SESSION #6
1330-1410 Renee Holleran
Transport Nursing: Where we have been, where we are now and where we are going
  HOTSPOTS
1410-1415 Alan Garner
Retrieval Specialist, CareFlight
Experience with the Abdominal Aortic and Junctional Tourniquet in traumatic arrest
1415-1420 Laura Hand
Retrieval Fellow, Children's Health Queensland
Retrieval Passport - The Future in Retrieval Medicine Education
1420-1425 

Chris Hartman
Emergency Physician, Franciscan St. Francis Hospital
iPhone, iPad, iResuscitate - the simplicity of ULTRASOUND in distilling the complex and effectively RESUSCITATING the critically-ill and injured

1425-1430
 

QUESTION TIME

1430-1450 

Cameron Brockel
Squadron Leader, Defence Force Recruiting
Royal Australian Air Force mass patient aeromedical evacuation capability

1450-1510 Cameron Edgar
Zone Manager, Helicopter Operations, NSW Ambulance
The role civilian aeromedical services can play in providing clinical experience and exposure to military medics prior to deployment
1510-1535 AFTERNOON TEA - Trade Exhibition Area - Wrest Point
  CLOSING SESSION
1535-1605 

PANEL DISCUSSION

Panellists:
Natalie Hincksman  SA Ambulance - MedSTAR Retrieval Service
Graham Field
Other Panellists TBC

1605-1635 

Stefan Mazur
The Power of One

1635-1650 

Program Close
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Award Winner Announcement
- Prize Draws, Photography Award Winner

1900-late CONFERENCE DINNER - The Henry Jones Art Hotel
   
   

 

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