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2018 Speakers

We’re excited to bring together some of Australia's leading researchers, many of whom will be co-presenting with members of the community involved in their research. Check out the full line of 2018 speakers below.

Session 1: Engaging and partnering with consumers and communities in research and practice

Prof Sue Kildea

Director of the Midwifery Research Unit at Mater Research

Dr Helen Gooden

Clinical Senior Lecturer at The University of Sydney

Anne McKenzie

Head of the Consumer and Community Health Research Network

Session 2: Finding success in clinical translation of research through integrated care

Dr Jake Begun

Leader of the Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) Research Group at Mater Research

Perrin Moss

Project ECHO® Program Manager at Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Prof Emma Duncan

Eminent Senior Staff Specialist, Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

Session 3: Technology-enabled research translation and technology-driven healthcare

Prof Vicki Flenady

Leader of the Stillbirth Research Group at Mater Research

Megan Weller

Co-ordinator of the My Baby's Movements App Trial

Prof Michael Sawyer

Head of Research and Evaluation Unit at The Women's and Children's Hospital, SA

Dr Clair Sullivan

Medical Lead for Digital Healthcare Improvement in the Clinical Excellence Division of Queensland Health

Consumer co-presenters

Kristie Watego-Ivory

Co-presenting with Prof Sue Kildea

Emma Dunlop

Co-presenting with Perrin Moss

Dr Christine Slade

Co-presenting with Dr Clair Sullivan

Kristen Larsen

Co-presenting with Dr Helen Gooden

Sally Summergreene

Co-presenting with Prof Vicki Flenady and Megan Weller

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