Leadership

Jenelle Loeliger1, Jane Stewart1, Belinda Steer1, Dr Nicole Kiss2 1Peter Maccallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia, 2Deakin University, Burwood, Australia Aim: Cancer malnutrition is common and associated with poor outcomes. The Victorian Cancer Malnutrition Collaborative (VCMC) program of work is a...
  • April 4, 2019
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Mrs Rebecca Hughes1, Mrs Andrea Hurwood1, Mrs Helen Weston1 1Mobile Rehab, Brisbane, Australia On a background of an ageing population, rapid growth in the community health sector and changing expectations of consumers, clinical leadership is essential to underpin the future...
  • April 4, 2019
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Sue Fitzpatrick1 1Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District, Port kembla, Australia The value of allied health is strongly recognised in health literature, however, this recognition is not readily translated to the prioritisation and utilisation of allied health at local health system...
  • April 4, 2019
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Mrs Kylie Clavarino1, Mrs Catherine Beckton1, Miss Katie Benton1, Mrs  Catherine Mc Farlane1, Mrs  Rosemary Sander1, Mrs Sarah  Bloomfield1, Mrs Alison Blundell1, Mrs Gai Moritz1 1Sunshine Coast Hospital And Health Service, Sunshine Coast, Australia Background: On transition to the new...
  • April 3, 2019
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Kathy Stiller1 1Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Adelaide, Australia Background: Building research capacity within a busy clinical allied health department is important but can be limited by time, resources and expertise. In 1995, a role was created in a physiotherapy...
  • April 3, 2019
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Professor Michal Schneider1 1Monash University, Clayton, Australia Many Allied Health practitioners hope to engage in research at some stage of their professional career. Evidence-based practice (EBP) and research methodology are today part of the curriculum and, in theory, should prepare...
  • April 3, 2019
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Dr Rosalie Boyce1,4, Professor Susan Nancarrow2, Dr Olivia King1, Dr Paul T. Jackway3 1University Hospital Geelong, Barwon Health & South West Healthcare, Geelong & Warrnambool, Australia, 2Southern Cross University, Gold Coast, Australia, 3NegInfinity Pty Ltd, Brisbane, Australia, 4University of Queensland,...
  • April 2, 2019
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Dr Vivien Gibbs1, Dr Marc Griffiths 1Uinversity Of The West Of England, Bristol, United Kingdom, 2Uinversity Of The West Of England, Bristol, United Kingdom The aim of this research was to gain a deeper understanding of the perceptions of key...
  • April 2, 2019
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Ms Rachel Resuggan1, Dr Rosalie Boyce2,3 1St John Of God Health Care Inc., Osborne Park, Australia, 2Barwon Health – South West Healthcare, Warrnambool, Australia, 3University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia St John of God Health Care (SJGHC) is one of the...
  • April 2, 2019
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Mr Benjamin Freedman1 1AboutResolution, Cranbrook, Australia Our ability to contribute to safe and high-quality care is coupled with our ability as practitioners to negotiate and problem-solve with other disciplines in complex and often contested clinical environments. Indeed, no other industry...
  • April 2, 2019
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