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Program and Speakers

Speaker Information

Dr Bernadette Boss

Dr Claire Ferguson

Queensland University of Technology
Dr. Claire Ferguson is a Senior Lecturer and researcher in the School of Justice, Faculty of Law... More

Dr Ian Freckelton


Dr Jillann Farmer

Deputy Director-General of Clinical Excellence Queensland, Queensland Health
Dr Jillann Farmer commenced as the Deputy Director-General of Clinical Excellence Queensland in... More

Dr John Drayton

University of Queensland

Dr Julie McEniery

Associate Professor, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Senior Staff Specialist, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Queensland Children’s Hospital
My clinical role has been a Paediatric Intensive Care Specialist for more than 30 years. ... More

Dr Michael Buckland

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney
Michael Buckland is a senior staff specialist and Head of the Department of Neuropathology at... More

Dr Trevor Watkins

Princess Alexandra Hospital

Magistrate Terry Ryan

Queensland State Coroner, President of the Asia-Pacific Coroners Society

Mr Craig Pratt

Mr Simon Bouda

Crime/Terror Editor, Channel 9

Ms Avelina Tarrago

Avelina is a Wangkamadla woman from Central-West Queensland and is the President of the... More

Ms Jodie McEwan

Ms Kate Kyriacou

Journalist , The Courier Mail

Ms Klaire Coles

Director, Coronial and Custodial Justice Practice, Caxton Legal Centre
Klaire is the principal lawyer and Director of the Coronial and Custodial Justice Practice at... More

Ms Kylie Evans

Barrister, Victorian Bar and, Honorary Senior Fellow, Melbourne Law School
Kylie is a barrister at the Victorian Bar and Senior Fellow at the Melbourne Law School where... More

Professor Jeanine Young

University of the Sunshine Coast & Queensland Child Death Review Board
Professor Jeanine Young is a registered nurse, midwife, and neonatal nurse. Jeanine’s has... More

Professor Lindy Willmott

Australian Centre for Health Law Research, Faculty of Business and Law, Queensland University of Technology
Lindy Willmott is a Professor of Law and member of the Australian Centre for Health Law Research... More

Professor Roger Byard

Senior Sergeant Tara Kentwell

Further speaker information coming soon