23 - 24 July, 2019 | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC

Meet the Speakers

Nurses and Clinicians Speakers


Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN
Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN
Chief Executive Officer
Australian College of Nursing
Jo Schlieff MACN
Jo Schlieff MACN
Manager Clinical Education
Cabrini
Samantha Moses
Samantha Moses
Founder
Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association
Jac Mathieson
Jac Mathieson
Chief Nursing Officer
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Leanne Stella
NUM – ED
Eastern Health
Linda Govan
Linda Govan
Project Manager, Building Nurse Capacity
Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association
Lisa Collison
Lisa Collison
Program Manager – Nursing in Primary Health Care and Nursing Support
Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association
Lucy Osborne MACN ENL
Lucy Osborne MACN ENL
Registered Nurse
Royal Children’s Hospital
Erin Mercieca MACN ENL
Erin Mercieca MACN ENL
Health Assistant in Nursing
The Royal Melbourne Hospital & North Western Mental Health
Tiffany McKay MACN ENL
Tiffany McKay MACN ENL
Registered Nurse
Bendigo Health
Paul Mark MACN ENL
Paul Mark MACN ENL
Director of Nursing
West Wimmera Health Service
Helen Sinnott
Helen Sinnott
Chief Nursing & Midwifery Informatics Officer
Western Health
Judy Smith
Judy Smith
Lecturer, Coordinator of Perioperative Nursing
University of Technology Sydney
Anna Love
Anna Love
Chief Mental Health Nurse
Department of Health & Human Services
Karen Booth
Karen Booth
President
Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association
Kate Renzenbrink MACN
Kate Renzenbrink MACN
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Information Officer
Bendigo Health
David Heath
David Heath
Urological Nurse Practitioner
Bendigo Health
Annette Nuck
Chief Executive Officer/Director of Nursing
Yackandandah Health
Linda Davidson MACN
Linda Davidson MACN
Director of Nursing and Midwifery
Hunter New England LHD
Simone O’Brien
Simone O’Brien
Nurse Practitioner & Midwife
Bendigo Health & Heathcote Health
Hollie Jaggard MACN ENL
Hollie Jaggard MACN ENL
Emergency Care Nurse
Peninsula Health
Jana Middlemis
Urological Nurse Practitioner
Bendigo Health
A/Prof Jennifer Weller-Newton EdD, FACN
A/Prof Jennifer Weller-Newton EdD, FACN
State Chair Victoria Network
Chairperson Melbourne Region
Sarah Truong-Nguyen
Sarah Truong-Nguyen
RN
Wyperfeld Medical Clinic
Michelle Rutherford
Michelle Rutherford
Director, Learning and Teaching, Pre-registration and Transition to Practice Programs
Eastern Health

Patient Experience Speakers


Tam Nguyen
Tam Nguyen
Deputy Director of Research
SVHA
Karen Patterson
Karen Patterson
Director of Capability and Culture
Clinical Excellence Commission
Dr Johan Verjans
Dr Johan Verjans
Deputy Director Centre for Medical Machine Learning
Australian Institute for Machine Learning
Katrina Lewis
Katrina Lewis
Lead for Patient Experience and Consumer Participation
Alfred Health
A/Prof Munjed Al Muderis
A/Prof Munjed Al Muderis
Orthopaedic Surgeon and Founder
Osseointegration Group of Australia
Glenn Bedwell
Glenn Bedwell
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Patient Advocate
Brent Richards
Brent Richards
Medical Director of Innovation and Director of Critical Care Research
Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service
Prof. Penelope Schofield
Prof. Penelope Schofield
Head of Behavioural Science in Cancer
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Prof. Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Prof. Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Professor Digital Health & Deputy Director Iverson Health Innovation Research Institute
Swinburne University of Technology & Epworth HealthCare
Alan White
Alan White
Author
Counsellor and Men’s Health Advocate
Dr Stephen Vaughan
Chair - Cancer Services Institute
Epworth Health Care
Leanne Foster
Patient Advocate
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Dr Paul Eleftheriou
Dr Paul Eleftheriou
Chief Medical Officer
Western Health
Janney Wale
Janney Wale
Consumer Representative
Melbourne Health
Jenny Barr
Jenny Barr
Community Engagement Manager
The Royal Melbourne Hospital
Dr Angela Watt
Dr Angela Watt
Director Research Governance and Ethics
Melbourne Health
Garth McDonald
Garth McDonald
General Manager of Technology, Delivery and Projects
Australian Digital Health Agency
Sherri Huckstep
Sherri Huckstep
Sherri Huckstep, Chief Experience Officer
The Royal Women’s Hospital
Louise McKinlay
Louise McKinlay
Director Consumers as Partners
Safer Care Victoria
Alicia Cunningham
Alicia Cunningham
Executive Officer, Loddon Mallee Regional Clinical Council and former Experience & Innovative Practice Coordinator
Kyabram District Health Service
Harry Iles-Mann
Harry Iles-Mann
Patient/Consumer Advocate and Consumer Reference Lead
Australian Digital Health Agency
Louisa Walsh
Louisa Walsh
Assistant Managing Editor, Cochrane Consumers and Communication
La Trobe University
Dr Chi Li
Dr Chi Li
Palliative Care Physician
Alfred Health
Amelia Watkins
Amelia Watkins
Business Development Manager
Merri Health
Rowena Sannang
Rowena Sannang
Consumer consultant
Merri Health
Carolyn Rowan
Consumer Advisor
Western Health
Priscilla Hiromi-Correa
Priscilla Hiromi-Correa
Accredited Practising Dietitian and Community Participation Officer
Hepatitis VictoriA
Suellen Bruce
Suellen Bruce
Executive Director People, Culture & Communications
Western Health
Prem Prakash Jayaraman
Prem Prakash Jayaraman
Head - Digital Innovation Lab
Swinburne University
Prof. Kon Mouzakis
Prof. Kon Mouzakis
Director
Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute

Health Facility Design Speakers


Anthony Carbines MP
Anthony Carbines MP
MP Parliamentary Secretary for Health
Parliament of Victoria
David Plunkett
David Plunkett
Chief Executive Officer
Eastern Health
Linda Kohlhagen
Linda Kohlhagen
Executive Director
Canberra Health Services
David Ray
David Ray
Director of Procurement
Bendigo Health
Dylan Hesselberg
Dylan Hesselberg
Director of Infrastructure
Goulburn Valley Health
Michelle Fenwick
Michelle Fenwick
Executive Director People & Culture
Northern Health
Julie Dixon
Julie Dixon
Director Planning, Population Health and Equity
South Eastern Sydney Local Health District
Michael Campbell
Michael Campbell
Senior Director Facilities & Capital Infrastructure
Children’s Health Queensland HHS
Matthew Tymms
Director
MJ Property Advisory Pty Ltd
Catherine O’Shea
Catherine O’Shea
Sustainability Officer
Western Health
Sue Williams
Sue Williams
Chief of Health Operations
Cabrini Health
Carla Edwards
Carla Edwards
Director Redevelopment Redesign and Transformation
Western Sydney Local Health District
Judith Hemsworth
Judith Hemsworth
Principal Advisor – Design Services
Victorian Health and Human Services Building Authority
Upendra Ranasinghe
Upendra Ranasinghe
Principal Advisor - Design Services
Victorian Health and Human Services Building Authority
Thomas Lyle
Thomas Lyle
Project Manager
Greater Shepparton City Council
Jeffrey Tinsley
Jeffrey Tinsley
Director Clinical Infrastructure
Top End Health Service, Northern Territory
Wendy Uptin
Health Planner
South Eastern Sydney Local Health District
Robyn Lindsay
Robyn Lindsay
Executive Director Clinical Operations
Bendigo Health
Ben Beville
Ben Beville
General Manager - Risk & Security Engineering
SX Protection
Natasha Toohey
Natasha Toohey
Executive Director Operations
Western Health
Darlene Cox
Darlene Cox
Executive Director
Canberra Health Services

Digital Health Speakers


Morgan Donohue
Morgan Donohue
Director
eHealth Queensland
Zoltan Kokai
Zoltan Kokai
Executive Director – Information, Technology and Capital Projects
Eastern Health
Rodney Mills
E-Crime Squad
Victoria Police
Fiona Caldwell
Fiona Caldwell
Chief Information Officer
Estia Health
Andrew Leong
Andrew Leong
Chief Technology Officer
St Vincent's Health Australia
Richard Horton
Richard Horton
Chief Medical Informatics Officer
Western Health
Phillip Harris
Phillip Harris
General Manger Infrastructure
Merri Health
James Fell
James Fell
Manager
Health Sector Cybersecurity, Department of Health & Human Services Victoria
Jorge Silveira
Jorge Silveira
Chief Information Officer
Northeast Health Wangaratta
Helen Sinnott MACN
Helen Sinnott MACN
Chief Nursing & Midwifery Informatics Officer
Western Health
Bruce Winzar
Bruce Winzar
Executive Director Information Services & Chief Information Officer
Bendigo Health
Lynne Keith
Lynne Keith
EMR Manager
Austin Health
Lily Liu
Lily Liu
EMR Manager
Western Health
Professor Trish Williams
Professor Trish Williams
Co-Director Flinders Digital Health Research Centre
Flinders University
Erwin Loh
Erwin Loh
Group Chief Medical Officer & Group General Manager of Clinical Governance
St Vincent's Health Australia
Amy McKimm
Amy McKimm
Acting Executive Director Information Development
Alfred Health
Jane Shrapnel
Jane Shrapnel
Statistician
The Sydney Children’s Hospital Network
Federal Agent Spiros Drossos
Team Leader - Cyber Crime Operations
Australian Federal Police
Garth McDonald
Garth McDonald
General Manager Technology Delivery and Projects
Australian Digital Health Agency
David Cullen
Principal Advisor, Cyber Incidents and Emergency Management
Department of Premier And Cabinet
Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Professor Digital Health & Deputy Director Iverson Health Innovation Research Institute
Swinburne University of Technology & Epworth HealthCare
Dr Paul Eleftheriou
Dr Paul Eleftheriou
Chief Medical Officer
Western Health
Alexius  Julian
Alexius Julian
Chief Medical Information Officer
St John of God Health Care
Chris Mason
Chris Mason
Deputy Chief Medical Information Officer
Alfred Health
Andree Parker
Manager, National Security and Cyber
AUSTRACK
Dr John Lambert
Dr John Lambert
Chief Medical Director ANZ
DXC Technology
David Pare
David Pare
Chief Technologist, Healthcare and Life Sciences
DXC Technology Australia and New Zealand

Aged Care Speakers


Amanda Bowe
Amanda Bowe
National Director Home Care Services
Mercy Health
Lisa Giacomelli
Lisa Giacomelli
Chief Operating Officer
YMCA NSW
Sandra Hills
Sandra Hills
Chief Executive Officer
Benetas
Michael Gourlay
Michael Gourlay
Chief Executive Officer
Elder Rights Advocacy
Joseph McCarthy
Joseph McCarthy
Chief Executive Officer
NovaCare
Danielle MacKenzie
Danielle MacKenzie
Chief Executive Officer
Sundale
Madeline Gall
Madeline Gall
Chief Executive Officer
Lifeview Residential Care
Kaushik Sridhar
Kaushik Sridhar
National Sustainability Manager
Regis Aged Care
Samantha Edmonds
Samantha Edmonds
Silver Rainbow National Project Manager
National LGBTI Health Alliance
Pauline Crameri
Pauline Crameri
Co-ordinator – Val’s LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care
La Trobe University
Sally Goldner
Sally Goldner
Media Representative and Educator
Transgender Victoria
Mary Patetsos
Mary Patetsos
Chairperson
Aged Care Housing Group and Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia
Sarah Marciano
Sarah Marciano
Executive Director Quality & Safety
integratedliving
Joe Ball
Joe Ball
CEO
Switchboard Victoria
Deborah D’Costa
Deborah D’Costa
Care Advisor
Australian Multicultural Community Services
Annette Nuck
Chief Executive Officer/Director of Nursing
Yackandandah Health
Robyn Martinez
General Manager
Diversitat
Samantha Jewell
Executive Manager - Sales & Marketing
Lifeview Residential Care
Nerida Pankhurst
Support Officer Lifestyle
Blue Care
Darren Ruger
Managing Director
AFN Solutions
Marie Norman
Regional Director Victoria and Tasmania
Dementia Australia
Representative TBD
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Lifeview Residential Care