ESSA Annual General Meeting

Date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Time: 7:00am – 8:30am

Venue: Meeting Room M1+2, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: Please RSVP to CEOs PA at sandy.heggie@essa.org.au. A rollcall must be signed upon your attendance at the meeting

Chair: ESSA President Elect, Dr Kade Davison

ESSA Exercise & Mental Health Special Interest Group

Date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Time: 12:45pm – 1:15pm

Venue: Room M3, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: not required. A rollcall will be available for signature at the meeting

Chair: Dr Robert Stanton & Dr Simon Rosenbaum

National Alliance of Self Regulating Health Professions (NASRHP) discussion

Date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Time: 12:45pm – 1:15pm

Venue: Room M4, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: not required. A rollcall will be available for signature at the meeting

Chair: Ms Carly Ryan

ESSA Cancer Special Interest Group

Date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Time: 12:45pm – 1:15pm

Venue: Great Hall 1+2, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: not required. A rollcall will be available for signature at the meeting

Chair: A/Prof Prue Cormie

 

The Cancer SIG is focused on improving the lives of people with cancer through exercise. We are dedicated to disseminating knowledge and promoting evidence based practice in exercise oncology through engaged discussion, activity and debate. Our hope is to collectively work towards the ultimate goal of having exercise incorporated as a standard component of care for people with cancer. This SIG meeting will involve discussion of the groups strategic objectives and activities as well as provide an opportunity to network with other group members. We warmly welcome all conference delegates with an interest in cancer to attend.

HeartKids Focus Group (hosted by CVSIG)

Date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Time: 12:45pm – 1:15pm

Venue: Room M3, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: not required. A rollcall will be available for signature at the meeting

Chair: A/Prof Andrew Maiorana

 

HeartKids is a national charity dedicated to supporting the 64,000 children, teens and adults across Australia affected by congenital/childhood heart disease. HeartKids are the Research to Practice 2018 Charity Partner. This Focus Group will seek input from ESSA members about how HeartKids and AEPs can work together to provide better exercise services for people born with a congenital heart defect. HeartKids is especially interested to find out what professional development can be provided for ESSA members to make them more familiar with appropriate exercise prescription in this group. We look forward to your participation in this important conversation.

Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) discussion

Date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Time: 12:45pm – 1:15pm

Venue: Room M4, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: not required. A rollcall will be available for signature at the meeting

Chair: Ms Carly Ryan

ClinicalExEd Group

Date: Thursday, 29 March 2018

Time: 6:00am – 8:30am

Venue: Room M3, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

RSVP: not required. A rollcall will be available for signature at the meeting

Chair: Dr Deborah Pascoe

ESSA SA Chapter Breakfast catch up

Date: Thursday, 29 March 2018

Time: 7:00am – 8:30am

Venue: Merriweather. 27 Russell Street, South Brisbane

RSVP: not required.  A rollcall will be available for signature at the catchup

Chair: Mr Braden Mitchell

If your ESSA Special Interest Group would like to hold a face to face meeting or catch up at Research to Practice 2018, please complete the correct application and return to Sarah, ESSA’s Professional Development & Conference Specialist at sarah.hall@essa.org.au, or fax +61 7 3318 7666.

 

Application for meeting/catch up at and during the Conference (27, 28 or 29 March 2018) 

Application for meeting prior to the Conference

 

Applications close on 27 February 2018.