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Osteopathy Australia Annual Conference 2018

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Program

Date: 12 October – 14 October 2018

Venue: Cairns Convention Centre, Queensland

CPD: 14 hours

 

CONFERENCE DAY ONE:  12 October 2018 Friday

Session time

Speaker

Topic

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Registration

 

2.00pm – 2.30pm

Antony Nicholas

Conference Opening and Welcome

2.30pm – 3.30pm

Tristan White

Culture Is Everything: the story of an allied health business that became Australia’s Best Place to Work

3.30pm – 4.00pm

Annabel Ranford

Osteopathic thinking in the fourth industrial revolution

4.00pm – 5.00pm

Selwyn Griffith

Rehab to performance: an athlete centred model

5.00pm - 6.30pm

Welcome Reception

 

CONFERENCE DAY TWO:  13 October 2018 Saturday

Session time

Speaker

Topic

8.00am – 8.30am

Registration

8.30am – 9.30am

Brett Weiner

Caring for the carer: increasing personal resilience as an osteopath to reduce generosity burnout

9.30am – 10.00am

AOAC

TBA

10.00am – 10.30am

TBA

Joint inflammation

10.30am – 11.00am

Morning Tea

11.00am – 12.00pm

Christie Boucher

The relationship between your professional behaviour and patient complaints

12.00pm – 12.30pm

Nick Brasher

Osteopathy in elite sport – breaking down the barriers

12.30pm – 1.30pm

Lunch

1.30pm – 2.00pm

Roger Engel

An indication of current views of Australian general practitioners towards osteopathy

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Gary Fryer

Evidence based practice for osteopaths – what it might look like

3.00pm – 3.30pm

Afternoon Tea

 

Workshop A :

3.30pm – 5.30pm

Brendan Goode

Musculoskeletal sonography workshop

Workshop B: 

3.30pm – 5.30pm

Jade Harries

Osteopathy employment workshop

Annual General Meeting 5.45pm – 6.30pm

CONFERENCE DAY THREE:  14 October 2018 Sunday

Session time

Speaker

Topic

8.30am - 9.00am

Registration

Workshop A:

9.00am – 10.30am

Terry Stewart / Heidi Clarke

Osteopathy and exercise physiology: improving functional outcomes

Workshop B: Part 1

9.00am – 10.30am

Tina Maio

Use of technology in everyday osteopathic treatment

10.30am – 11.00am

Morning Tea

11.00pm –11.30pm

Phil Austin

Exploring the mechanisms and benefits of exercise-induced hypoalgesia in manual healthcare settings

11.30am – 12.00pm

Mitch Smith

Nutrition and Health

12.00pm – 12.30pm

Chelsea Luker / Alana Parry

The effect of osteopathic manual therapy on age-dependent lung function

12.30pm – 1.30pm

Lunch

1.30pm – 2.00pm

Donald Hunter

Relationship between shoulder impingement syndrome and thoracic posture

2.00pm – 3:00pm

Q&A Panel

TBA

3.00pm – 3.30pm

Antony Nicholas

Closing

Key Dates

  • 30 Nov
    CPD Cycle Ends
  • 30 Sep
    Registration Closes