Program and Speakers

An overview of the ATC 2019 program is now available.

Keynotes

Hazel Archer (Scotland)

Hazel Archer (Scotland)

Service Development Manager, NHS 24 and Technology

Enabled Care VC Workstream Lead

Scaling up video consulting in Scotland

Bio

Christina Higa (Hawaii)

Christina Higa (Hawaii)

Assistant Specialist

Social Science Research Institute

Hawaiian and pacific telehealth services: Our progress and key priorities

Bio

Clare Morrison (Scotland)

Clare Morrison (Scotland)

Senior Clinical Quality Lead

NHS Near Me Lead (via liva video)

A National approach to building telehealth at scale: Scottish telehealth and telecare centre

Bio

Andrew Bryett

Andrew Bryett

Director, Healthcare Improvement Unit

Clinical Excellence Queensland, Queensland Health

Striving for Queensland’s Health 2026 vision: Telehealth and our workforce contributing to health and wellness

Bio

Ivan Frkovic

Ivan Frkovic

Commissioner

Queensland Mental Health

Highlighting mental health: The case for virtual care and enabling connection

Bio

Warren Harding

Warren Harding

WA Minister for Health’s Nominee

Sustainable Health Review

Sustainable health review

Bio

Ella Dachs

Ella Dachs

Principal

DHI Strategy Consultants

Aligning people with business and digital strategy to deliver business value

Bio

Natasha Doherty

Natasha Doherty

Partner

Deloitte Access Economics

Changing the landscape of care: System impacts and value of telehealth and telemedicine in Australia

Bio

Prof Clare Collins

Prof Clare Collins

NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, Director of Research, School of Health Sciences

Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle

Innovation in nutrition technologies to enhance services provided by dietitians using virtual care platforms

Bio

Brett Hayes

Brett Hayes

Regional Palliative Care Nurse Manager

West Australian Country Health Service

A focus on enabling palliative care in the home

Bio

Dr Nishanth Krishnananthan

Dr Nishanth Krishnananthan

Co-Founder

Vantari VR

Bringing VR to Healthcare

Bio

Gillian Mason

Gillian Mason

Healthcare consumer & advocate, rehabilitation researcher

University of Newcastle

From both sides of the bedside

Bio

Tamara Mills

Tamara Mills

Managing Director

Quantum Innovation Fund Management

Investment and market growth in digital health and virtual care – A global perspective

Bio

Perrin Moss

Perrin Moss

Program Manager, Project Echo

Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Enabling medical knowledge sharing and information exchange: Virtually enabling GP and specialist care

Bio

Dr Vijay Paul

Dr Vijay Paul

Co-Founder

Vantari VR

Bringing VR to Healthcare

Bio

Concurrents

Trending innovations and research

Dr Michael Tee

Dr Michael Tee

Physician

University of Hawaii

Michael Czapski

Michael Czapski

Principal Healthcare Solutions Architect

Oracle Corporation

Dr Qing Zhang

Dr Qing Zhang

Senior Research Scientist

Australian E-health Research Centre, CSIRO

Dr Marlien Varnfield

Dr Marlien Varnfield

Senior Research Scientist

CSIRO

Dr Sabe Sabesen

Dr Sabe Sabesen

Statewide Teletrial Working Group

Cancer Clinical Network, Queensland Health

A focus on mental health and aged care

Dr Sarah Farrand

Dr Sarah Farrand

Psychiatrist

Royal Melbourne Hospital

Dr Wendy Kelso

Dr Wendy Kelso

Neuropsychologist

Royal Melbourne Hospital

Prof Elizabeth Reymond

Prof Elizabeth Reymond

Director, Metro South Health

Brisbane South Palliative Care Collaborative

Debra Tooley

Debra Tooley

Manager Aged Care Services Division

Western NSW Local Health District

Naomi Kikkawa

Naomi Kikkawa

e-pimh Telehealth Coordinator, Children’s Health Queensland

Queensland Health

Leong Hiew

Leong Hiew

Operations Manager

Jeta Gardens

Enabling virtual care platforms

Jo Hughes
@Healthdirect
Video call Service Manager
Healthdirect

Dr Eleanor Chew
 
Clinical Lead Integrated Care
Sonic Clinical Services

Andrew Forrest
@Allscripts
Market Segment Manager
Allscripts

Dr Christina Igasto
@CustomerCrunch
Director Digital Transformation & Innovation
Customer Crunch

Jonathan King
@_jonathanmking_
Founder and CEO
LYSN

Dr Virginia Zazo
@RegionVbtn
Senior Consultant and Head, Department of Dermatology
Västerbotten County Council, Sweden

Primary care – towards care in the home

Vikas Wadhwa
@telstrahealth
Clinical Director of Integrated Services
Telstra Health

Vicki Irving
@telstrahealth
Clinical Specialist
Telstra Health

Gavin Meredith
@NovariHealth
Australasian General Manager
Novari Health

Todd Green
@wnswlhd
Senior Analyst
Western NSW Local Health District

Margaret Nowak
@torrescapehhs
Project Manager
Torres & Cape Hospital and Health Service

Margaret Galloway
@Uni_Newcastle
PhD Student
University of Newcastle

Enabling the workforce in virtual

Bodil Rasmussen
@BodilRasmussen
Professor in Nursing
Western Health Partnership

Melanie Goode
@MelanieGoode7
Emergency Telehealth Nurse Educator
WA Country Health Service

Dr Katja Beitat
@KatjaBeitat
CEO
Clinivid by Health Care Innovate

Claire Hunter
@BarwonHealth
Telehealth Coordinator
Barwon Health

Hospital and specialist services

Karrie Long
@KarrieLong
Telehealth Manager
Melbourne Health

Vickie De Jong
 
Associate CNC
Metro South HHS

Abdel-Rahman Bassal
@SAHealth
Senior Manager
SA Digital Telehealth Network, Country Health SA

Scott Leverington
@SAHealth
Telerehabilitation IT Administrator
Country Health SA

Katherine Burchfield
@RoyalFarWest
Health Director
Royal Far West

Cassie Moore
@royalflyingdoc
Health Services Manager
RFDS Victoria