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2019 Conference Program

 

Conference Program

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0730 – 0830

Registration

0830 – 0845

Opening address and welcome | Safe Sleep Space and COPE

0845 – 0930

How health professionals play a pivotal role in birth trauma for parents; use of the E-COPE directory | Dr Nicole Highet, Founder and Executive Director, COPE

0930 – 1000

The unexpected when you have a premature baby – 

Shusannah Morris CEO & Co-Founder Life's Little Treasures Foundation; Q & A | with Melissa Grant, Director, Nourish Baby

1000 – 1030

Miscarriage Australia: The need for improved psychosocial support following miscarriage | Prof Meredith Temple-Smith &  Dr Jade Bilardi, Deputy Head & Honorary Research Fellow, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne 

1030 – 1100

Morning Tea

1100 – 1145

Immunisation – More is more; addressing parental concerns about multiple vaccines | Lynn Hughes Australian Immunisation Networks Manager, GSK

1145 – 1230

Safe Sleeping – Exactly what do Parents Understand when it comes to SUDI/SIDS – Research results of over 2000 parents | Cindy Davenport, Safe Sleep Space & Latrobe Uni, Soteria, Rivers Gift

1230 – 1315

Managing the toddler - “We are all more likely to do good when we feel good” | Dr Kaylene Henderson, Child Psychiatrist and Parent Educator

1315 – 1415

Lunch

1415 – 1500

Working Dad wellbeing: helping to navigate the transition from ‘working person’ to ‘working parent’ Dr Sarah Cotton, Transitioning Well

1500 – 1545

Supporting the needs of dads – a perinatal approach | Dr Nicole Highet, Founder and Executive Director, COPE

1545 – 1600

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