The Melbourne Vaccine Education Centre (MVEC) is proud to present the next Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) to be held with the following details:

Date:    Friday, 26th April 2019
Venue: Copland Theatre (The Spot Building)
             The University of Melbourne
             198 Berkeley Street, Carlton VIC 3053

Interesting topics covered are as follows. 

Watch this space when registrations are open for booking in February 2019!

PROGRAM
Time Topic Speaker
8.30am Registration
9.00am 

Welcome

A/Prof. NIgel Crawford
Director, SAEFVIC
Consultant/ Paediatrician
The Royal Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Private Medical Group

9.05am – 9.30am

Travel Vaccine Update

Dr. Shidan Tosif
Consultant, Paediatrician
The Royal Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Private Medical Group
9.30am – 10.00am

An Update on Immunisation Nurse Practitioners in Australia

Ms Sonja Elia
Nurse Practitioner
The Royal Children’s Hospital

10.00am – 10.30am Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Update

Ms. Katrina Clark
National Indigenous Immunisation Coordinator National Centre for Immunisation Research & Surveillance, NSW

10.30am – 11.00am

Morning Tea

11.00am – 11.30am Immunisation Initiatives in Hunter New England Health, NSW

Prof. David Durrheim
Director, Health Protection
Hunter New England Health, NSW

11.30am – 12.00pm

Meningococcal Disease & Vaccines Update

Ms. Cyra Patel
Senior Research Officer Policy Support
National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS)

12.00pm – 12.30pm To be confirmed

To be confirmed

12.30pm – 1.30pm

Lunch

1.30pm – 2.00pm

Immunisation Policy Update

Mr. Stephen Pellissier
Manager, Immunisation
Dept. of Health & Human Services

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Panel Discussion

The Royal Children’s Hospital
A/ Prof. Nigel Crawford
Director, SAEFVIC
Consultant, Paediatrician

Ms. Sonja Elia
Nurse Practitioner
Immunisation Centre

SAEFVIC / MCRI
Ms. Georgie Lewis
Clinical Manager

Dept. of Health & Human Services
Mr. Stephen Pellissier
Manager, Immunisation

3.00pm Close

Program may be subject to slight variations