Thank you for attending the recent CVU held on Monday 25th November 2019. 

Presentations covered for the day are now available for viewing by clicking on the TOPIC titles below. 
Note: Permission from the speakers must be sought before any part(s) of the presentations can be used. 

We look forward to see you at our next event, check our Events page for details soon!

25th November 2019 Program

8.30am Registrations open
9.00am Welcome Note

Ms Jo Hickman Immunisation Nurse, Monash Medical Centre

9.05am – 9.20am NIP Schedule Update

Assoc Prof Nigel Crawford Director, SAEFVIC
Consultant Paediatrician
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, The Royal Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Private Medical Group

9.20am – 9.45am  Vaccine Preventable Diseases in Victoria

Ms Janet Strachan / Stephen Pellissier Department of Health & Human Services

9.45am  – 10.10am HPV in Asia

Assoc Prof Michelle Giles Infectious Diseases Physician, the Alfred Hospital, Monash Health, the Royal Women’s Hospital and Sunshine Hospital   

10.10am – 10.40am  Morning Tea
10.40am – 11.05am  Maternal Vaccination Update  Assoc Prof Michelle Giles                 
11.05am – 11.30am  The Effects of No Jab No Play Legislation – For Better & For Worse

Prof Jim Buttery Head of Infectious Diseases, Monash Children’s Hospital

11.30am – 12.00pm Breaking News: Responding to the 2010 Walk of Shame

Prof Jim Buttery

12.00pm – 12.30pm Travel in Kids

Dr  Daryl Cheng Consultant Paediatrician,
The Royal Children’s Hospital, Children’s Private Medical Group (CPMG), Cabrini Hospital 

12.30pm – 1.30pm Lunch 
1.30pm – 1.50pm Immunisation Errors and How to Prevent Them

A/Prof. Nigel Crawford Director, SAEFVIC
Consultant Paediatrician
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, The Royal Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Private Medical Group

1.50pm – 2.05pm Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA)

Ms Georgie Lewis Clinical Nurse Manager, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

2.05pm – 3.00pm Panel Discussion 

Prof Jim Buttery, Assoc Prof Nigel Crawford, Jo Hickman, Georgie Lewis, Karen Bellamy 

3.00pm  Close