HSANZ Advanced Trainee's Day


Date:
 Saturday 20th October

Location: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Attendees: To attend, Trainees must be an HSANZ member or you can apply at the time of registration. To join HSANZ, please complete a membership form available from  https://www.hsanz.org.au and return it to hsanz@hsanz.org.au. Please provide a letter  from your Supervisor supporting your attendance.

Travel Support: HSANZ Members attending from interstate may also apply for support for flights and 1 night accommodation (Friday 19th October), if you require this support you can indicate this during registration. Upon confirmation of your eligibility, we will contact you to book you flights and accommodation.

Register: To register, please complete the registration form. You will be able to register for Blood 2018 and the Trainees' Day or just the Trainees' Day. After registration, you must email a letter of support from your supervisor for your attendance at the Trainees' Day, please email this letter to blood@theconferencecompany.com

Program: The program will cover a range of topics relevant to Trainees' including career development, the emotional and psychosocial impact of cancer and what we can do to help and some interactive sessions about haematology. 

We are pleased to advise an overview of the HSANZ Trainees' Day program. The program is still being finalised and may be subject to change.

Time

Agenda

Speakers

0900 - 0930

Arrival and Registration

 

0930 – 0940

Welcome

Dr Melanie Jackson

Paediatric Haematology Advanced Trainee, Brisbane. Blood 2018 LOC

0945 - 1100

The emotional and psychosocial impact of cancer and what we can do to help

Maree Grier
Senior Clinical Psychologist, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

1100 - 1130

Morning tea

 

1130 - 1220

Careers in Haematology

Dr Greg Hapgood
Haematologist, Princess Alexandra Hospital

Dr Ian Irving
Haematologist, ICON Cancer Care Wesley 

1220 - 1300

Lunch

 

1300 - 1415

Further Opportunities in Haematology

Dr Leanne Berkahn

Haematologist, Auckland City Hospital, HSANZ Counsellor 

Dr Dirk Hoenemann
Haematologist, Medical Director, Celgene

Dr Phillip Thompson
Haematologist MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Texas

1415 - 1530

Interactive Myeloma Session

Dr Faith Davies
Professor of Medicine, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences, Myeloma Institute

1530 - 1545

Conclusion

Dr Melanie Jackson
Paediatric Haematology Advanced Trainee, Brisbane. Blood 2018 LOC

 

 

The HSANZ Advanced Trainees' Day is supported by: