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10th Annual Obstetric Malpractice Conference 2018

Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne | Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
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Title: 10th Annual Obstetric Malpractice Conference 2018
Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dates: From Aug, 23, 2018 to Aug, 24, 2018
Location: Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
Type: Conference
Registration Cost: From 2695 to 2695 AUD
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Melbourne, AUSTRALIA Visit the Venue to read more
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Concerned Audience:
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  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

The 10th Anniversary Obstetric Malpractice Conference is the premier event of its kind in the Asia-Pacific region and will continue to cover key medico legal obstetric issues and recent cases. It offers unique networking opportunities between top obstetricians, midwives, neonatal staff, barristers and other legal professionals making it a key event on the obstetric, midwifery and legal calendar.


OPENING ADDRESS:

What is Required to Strengthen the System for Maternity Care and Change the Way We Think and Feel?

Adjunct Professor Tanya Farrell, Executive Director – Nursing and Midwifery, The Royal Women’s Hospital

Bree Bulle, Director, Regional Maternal and Perinatal Mortality and Morbidity Committees, The Royal Women’s Hospital


KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:

Child Death Obstetric Cases -The Impact of the Coronial Process on Families as well as Those Involved in the Care


John Lock, Deputy State Coroner, Coroners Court of Queensland

An Update on Midwifery Standards and Guidelines


Associate Professor Lynette Cusack, RM, RN, Chair, Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia

Tanya Vogt, Executive Director, AHPRA

Topics include:


Balancing Patient Expectations vs Reality

Obstetric Consent, Information and Autonomy

Trends in Obstetric Medicolegal Claims at Victoria’s Largest Maternity Service

The UK Case of Dr Bawa-Garba – Could This Happen in Australia?

Incentivising Better Patient Safety

PANEL DISCUSSION | Big Babies and Medico Legal Risks

Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Related Injuries

Strategies and Legal Obligations in Dealing with an Impaired Colleague

The Limits of Consent and Risk of Criminal Charges

Maternal Birth Trauma: What Does It Mean for Plaintiff and Defendant?

Continuity of Midwifery Care as a Means to Improve Both Quality and Safety

Speakers/Faculty:

Associate Professor Vinay S Rane

Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Lawyer, Melbourne



Tanya Farrell

Executive Director, Nursing and Midwifery, The Royal Women's Hospital



Bree Bulle

Director, Regional Maternal and Perinatal Mortality and Morbidity Committees, The Royal Women's Hospital



Ben Nowotny

MBBS-PhD Candidate, Monash University & Honorary, Safer Care Victoria



Andrew Korda AM

Conjoint Professor Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Western Sydney University & Consultant Emeritus, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney



Bill Madden

Special Counsel, Carroll O’Dea Lawyers & Adjunct Professor, Australian Centre for Health Law Research



Associate Professor Tina Cockburn

Australian Centre for Health Law Research



Janine McIlwraith

Principal Lawyer, Slater and Gordon

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2018-06-24
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Phone: (03) 9250 1888


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