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We are pleased to introduce the following speakers to the 30th Anniversary ASA+ FNA Conference in Hobart, Tasmania.

Peter McDonell
CHC Helicopter

Creating One Standard to Reach Beyond


Ben Stanton


“Hang on, there’s ECMO at my ALS!” Pre-hospital ECLS - now and into the future


Kaye Melmeth Oration
Maureen Roberts
NSW Air Ambulance, Kensington, Australia

37 Years of Experiences and Challenges. Where we have been and where we will go?

Andrew Pearce
MedSTAR Emergency Medical Retrieval Service , Adelaide Airport Export Park , Australia

Do you have an Exit Strategy?


David Szyc / Tom Nicholls
Careflight Northern Ops, Eaton, Australia

Ventilated Winching: A New Perspective


Amy Keir / Bronwyn Turner

Neonatal Hypothermia During Transport, a MedSTAR Kids Experience

Stefan Becker

Implementation of the Swiss Low Flight Network (LFN) for Helicopters

Paul Maclure
Lyell McEwan Hospital, Adelaide, Australia

Patients retrieved to intensive care via a dedicated retrieval service do not have increased hospital mortality compared with propensity matched controls

John Hollott
Hunter Retrieval Service, Newcastle, Australia

Ventilation during helicopter stretcher winching of intubated patients

Tina Kendrick
NSW Newborn and paediatric Emergency Transport Service, Bankstown Aerodrome, Australia, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, University of Tasmania

Going With The Flow - Paediatric Patients Referred to NETS NSW on Humidified High Flow Nasal Cannula Therapy


Andrew Hooper

Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations, Palmyra, Australia

Around the West in 80 hours



David Carpenter
Royal Flying Doctor Service Central Operations, Alice Springs, Australia

Anatomy of an epidemic - an aeromedical retrieval perspective on the 2017 Meningococcal W outbreak in remote Central Australia

Jo Scott

Nurse Practitioners taking the Lead

Johnny E. Delgado
Director, Anastasia Group, LLC

International Response Challenges to Disasters - An Island Experience


Michael de Winton

Northern NSW Helicopter Rescue Service, New Lambton, Australia

Transformational Change in Aeromedical Services for Northern NSW

Matthew Okeeffe
Australian Federation of Airline Pilots, Melbourne, Australia

Peer Support for front line Aero-medical Staff

Jenna McGeever/Wendy Bladwell
NETS NSW, Kensington , Australia

Interstate paediatric ECMO retrieval


Mick Wilson Oration
Ben Meadley
Monash University, Clayton, Australia, Ambulance Victoria, Doncaster, Australia

Developing physical employment standards in Helicopter Emergency Medical Services - a benchmark for the future

Andrew Hooper
Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations, Jandakot, Australia

Aero-medical Transfer of Patients for Emergency Clot Retrieval - The Western Australian Experience


Genevieve Brideson

Flinders University, Flagstaff Hill, Australia

Flight Nursing: A hidden profession


Chris Hartman
Franciscan St. Francis Hospital, Carmel, United States

iPhone, iPad, iResuscitate - the simplicity of ULTRASOUND in distilling the complex and effectively RESUSCITATING the critically-ill and injured

Mark Delany
Toll, Bankstown, Australia

Insights from the first 12 months of Australia’s biggest HEMS operation

Christopher Marlow
SA Ambulance Service, Flagstaff Hill, Australia

Is this really just another day in the office? Skills Maintenance using High Fidelity Clinical Scenarios in the Helicopter Winch Training Environment


Alan Garner
CareFlight, Northmead, Australia

Experience with the Abdominal Aortic and Junctional Tourniquet in traumatic arrest



Laura Hand

Childrens Health Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Retrieval Passport - The Future in Retrieval Medicine Education


Cameron Brockel
Squadron Leader, Defence Force Recruiting

Royal Australian Air Force mass patient Aeromedical evacuation capability


Cameron Edgar

NSW Ambulance, Sydney, Australia

The role civilian aeromedical services can play in providing clinical experience and exposure to military medics prior to deployment


Stefan Mazur

The Power of One


Renee Holleran
Transport Nursing: Where we have been, where we are now and where we are going

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