Timetable for The Great Russell Conference

The Great Russell Conference is shaping up to be a big one this year with a record number of registrations. If you have yet to register then please visit our website. The after dinner speaker is a local wine expert and we will be holding a wine tasting at the dinner so don't forget to book a ticket. In addition we are holding a Kapa Kaiaka meet and greet session with free drinks and nibbles after the Saturday session - please register your interest in attending with our Kapa Kaiaka coordinator Gabby Montgomery: gabrielle.montgomery@gmail.com. The timetable for the Great Russell Conference is:

Saturday 20th May

Time Speaker Topic
0830 Registration
0850 Chairperson’s address
0900 Prof Paul Middleton The deteriorating child
1000 Morning tea and poster session
1030 Dr Lisa Dawson Immunotherapy - A new era in oncology
1130 Prof Annette Beautrais Can we prevent suicide?
1230 AGM
1300 Lunch
1355 Poster winners
1400 Dr David Hammer Things that bug me
1500 Dr Sara Poplar Haematology for general practice
1630 Kapa Kaiaka meet and greet session
1800 Dinner

Sunday 21st May

Time Speaker Topic
0900 Prof Paul Middleton Designing rural health services from scratch
1000 Morning tea
1030 Dr Jeffrey Garrett Respiratory medicine - new paradigm in managing inflammatory airways disorders
1130 Dr Vanessa Blair General surgery topics for GPs
1230 Lunch