SPEAKERS

Keynote Speakers

Invited Speakers

Ms Sarah Adams, CNC Trauma, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Dr Paul Bailey, Clinical Services Director, St John Ambulance, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Paul Barnes, Head of the Risk & Resilience Program, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory and visiting Associate Professor, Torrens Resilience Institute at Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia

Dr Savitha Bhagvan, Trauma Consultant, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand

Mr Iain Cameron, Acting Commissioner of Road Safety, Road Safety Commission (WA) and Chair, Road Safety Council (WA), Perth, Western Australia

Dr Don Campbell, Emergency Department Consultant and Deputy Director of Trauma Service, Trauma Service, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, Gold Coast, Queensland

Mr Steve Carpenter, Manager Prosthetic & Orthotic Service, Rehabilitation Technology Unit, Royal Perth and Fiona Stanley Hospitals, Perth, Western Australia

Lieutenant Colonel Anthony Chambers, Commanding Officer 3rd Health Support Battalion Australian Army and Head of Dept of General Surgery, St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Dr Ian Civil, Co-Director, Trauma Services, Auckland City Hospital, and A/Professor of Surgery, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Ms Fiona Coll, Senior Physiotherapist, State Major Trauma Unit Royal Perth Hospital, Perth Western Australia

Dr Rebecca Cooksley, Paediatric Surgeon, Co-Director, Paediatric Major Trauma Service, Women’s and Children’s Health Network, Adelaide, South Australia

Ms Caroline Cordy-Hedge, Nurse Practitioner, WA Country Health, Western Australia

Ms Deb Crawley, Senior Physiotherapist, Balance and Vestibular Physiotherapy Service, Royal Perth Hospital, and Senior Physiotherapist, Perth Dizziness and Balance Clinic, Perth, Western Australia

Dr John Crozier, Surgeon, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Dr David Dillon, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, WA State Spinal Unit, Royal Perth & Perth Childrens Hospitals, Perth, Western Australia

Mr Carlo Divita, Senior Occupational Therapist, State Acquired Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Fiona Stanley Hospital, Murdoch, Western Australia

Prof. Sarah Dunlop, Professor Sarah Dunlop, Head, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

A/Prof. Dan Ellis, Acting Director of Trauma, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia

Prof. Daniel Fatovich, Emergency Physician, Director of Research Royal Perth Hospital, Head, Centre for Clinical Research in Emergency Medicine, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia

Prof. Mark Fitzgerald, Director, Trauma Services, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria

Prof. Melinda Fitzgerald, Professor of Neurotrauma, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University, and the Perron Institute for Neurological and Translational Science, Ralph and Patricia Sarich Neuroscience Research Institute Building, Nedlands, Western Australia

Dr James Flynn, Emergency Physician, Perth Children’s Hospital and Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Mr David Ford, Course Co-ordinator Post Graduate Paramedicine, School of Medical and Health Science, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia

Dr Mark Friederickson, Consultant, Emergency Department and Trauma Service, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand

Dr Kerry Gunn, Deputy Clinical Director (Perioperative), Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, Auckland City Hospital, Senior Lecturer, Dept of Anesthesiology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Dr Delia Hendrie, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Population Health Research, Curtin University, Bentley, Western Australia

Prof. Andrew Holland, Senior Paediatric Surgeon, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and Professor of Paediatric Surgery, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Clinical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales

Prof. Stephen Honeybul, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Department of Neurosurgery, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Andrew Hooper, Acting Director of Medical Services, Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations, Western Australia

Dr Anthony Joseph, Senior Staff Specialist, Emergency Department and Director of Trauma, Royal North Shore Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor, Discipline of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales

Ms Belinda Kennedy, Project Manager NSW Paediatric Trauma Project, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales

A/Prof. Bridget Kool, Associate Dean (Academic), Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Mr Tony Lock, Director, Non-Technical Skills Training, Royal Perth Bentley Group and Reserve Squadron Leader Pilot, RAAF, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Kate Martin, General and Trauma Surgeon, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria

A/Prof. Sally McCarthy, Medical Director, Emergency Care Institute NSW ACI, Chatswood, New South Wales

Dr Rory McPherson, Interventional Diagnostic Radiologist, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Prof. Mark Midwinter, Professor Clinical Anatomy, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland

A/Prof. David Mountain, Head of Emergency, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and Clinical Academic, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia

Mr Craig Newland, Technical Director, Australian Automobile Association, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Dr Alex O’Bierne         

Dr Rebekah Ogilvie, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Canberra and Trauma Nurse Practitioner ACT Trauma Service, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Mr Derek Parks, Director Aviation Services, Department of Fire and Emergency Services, Perth, Western Australia

Prof. Michael Parr, Director, Intensive Care Unit, Liverpool Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales

Dr Tim Phillips  

Dr Sudhakar Rao, Director of Trauma, Trauma Services, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Colonel Michael Reade, Defence Professor of Military Medicine and Surgery, Australian Defence Force and University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland

Mr Alec Ring, Physiotherapist, Academic Medical Centre, Clin. Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Adj Research Fellows, IIID, Murdoch University & School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Tony Robins, Executive Director Medical Services, WA Country Health Service, Perth, Western Australia

Ms Lisa Rossiter, Senior Manager Strategic Interventions, New Zealand Transport Agency, Wellington, New Zealand

Mr Warren Sharpe, Director Infrastructure Services, Eurobodalla Shire Council, Moruya, New South Wales

Dr Tony Smith, Medical Director, St John, Auckland, New Zealand

Major Slavko Takonovic, Australian Defence Force, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Warwick Teague, Director, Trauma Service, The Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Ms Jess Tearne, Clinical Psychologist, State Major Trauma Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Prof. Dinesh Varma, Acting Program Director of Radiology, Head of Emergency & Trauma Radiology, The Alfred Health & Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria

Dr Dieter Weber, Consultant Trauma and General Surgeon, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Dr Nicole Williams, Director (Research and Education) Paediatric Major Trauma Service, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and Associate Professor, Centre for Orthopaedic and Trauma Research, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia

Prof. Fiona Wood, Director of the Burns Service of WA and Director of the Burn Injury Research Unit University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia