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    03 December 2021
    8:30 am - 8:40 am - 03 December 2021

    Welcome

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    Join our Nursing & Allied Health Conveners - David Gray, Rachel Heerey and Evie Mertens for Day 2 of the Conference.
    03 December 2021
    8:40 am - 9:50 am - 03 December 2021

    Setting the Scene: A Patient’s Journey

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    This innovative session provides an introduction to prostate cancer by following a patient from the GP's office all the way through to palliation. Experts across the care continuum will cover everything from PSA to biopsy, histopathology, available treatments, side effects and supportive care. A brilliant initiation into prostate cancer and the knowledge required to care for this patient population.

     This session is sponsored by Cipla. Chat to the team in the catering breaks by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    10:00 am - 10:20 am - 03 December 2021

    Morning Tea

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    This morning tea break is sponsored by Genesis Care. Chat to the team by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    10:30 am - 12:15 pm - 03 December 2021

    Prostate Cancer in 2021: What’s New?

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    What are the most important papers pertaining to prostate cancer in 2021? In this session you will hear from specialists across all disciplines involved in prostate cancer patient care. Find out what the latest evidence is and how it can better inform your clinical practice.
     
    This session is sponsored by AstraZeneca. Chat to the team in the catering breaks by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    12:25 pm - 1:10 pm - 03 December 2021

    Lunch

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104

    This lunch break is sponsored by Karl Storz. Chat to the team by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    1:10 pm - 2:35 pm - 03 December 2021

    Survive and Thrive: Survivorship

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    What happens after prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment? Learn from the top researchers and clinicians the essential tools for prostate cancer survivorship, models of psychosocial care, how and when to measure cost effectiveness, how research can translate to clinical practice and exercise prescription in action. This session examines who our most disadvantaged patients are and provides valuable insights into how we can best support them throughout treatment and follow up.

    This session is sponsored by Astellas. Chat to the team in the catering breaks by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    2:50 pm - 3:10 pm - 03 December 2021

    Afternoon Tea

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    This afternoon tea break is sponsored by Device Technologies. Chat to the team by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    3:10 pm - 4:30 pm - 03 December 2021

    Radiation Station: Radiotherapy 101

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    This comprehensive session likely covers everything you have ever wanted to know about radiotherapy. What it is, how it is given, what the short- and long-term complications are and how we can optimally prepare our patients for radiotherapy. A valuable session for anyone involved in prostate cancer patient survivorship.

    This session is sponsored by Janssen. Chat to the team in the catering breaks by clicking here
    03 December 2021
    4:40 pm - 4:45 pm - 03 December 2021

    Nursing and Allied Health Conference Closing

    Nursing & Allied Health Stream - Nursing & Allied Health - Meeting Room 104
    Join us for the closing of the 2021 Conference including the announcement of the Inaugural Helen Crowe Poster Award & the Chris McPherson Nursing Scholarship.

    We look forward to welcoming you to Melbourne from the 1 - 3 September, 2022 for the 23rd Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference.