NZ General Paediatric Forum 2020

New Zealand General Paediatric Forum, 4 - 6 March 2020

Clinical Education Centre, Level 5, Auckland City Hospital

The New Zealand General Paediatric Forum is an annual meeting showcasing the latest developments in paediatrics with lectures and workshops from national experts and one international speaker. The meeting has been running for over 15 years, with an attendance of between 70-80 delegates form around New Zealand and Australia.

Registrations will be open in November 2019.


Guest Speaker - Professor Katrina Williams 

Professor Katrina Williams is a Paediatrician and Public Health Physician who has worked in
Darwin, Sydney, Melbourne and London.

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Professor Williams completed her PhD titled 'The epidemiology and classification of autistic spectrum disorders in NSW', University of Sydney in 2005. As a researcher and clinician Katrina has been actively involved in the development of new knowledge, synthesis of existing evidence, establishment of population data and promotion of evidence into practice and service delivery, especially in relation to autism and other developmental disability, for over fifteen years.

Research:

Child development, developmental differences and autism.
• Neurogenetic causes
• Prevalence
• Effective interventions and best care
• Prognosis
• Diagnostic accuracy and practice

 

Previous Programmes

• 2019 Programme
• 2018 Programme
• 2017 Programme

Contacts

Joanne Martin, Conference Organiser: 021 614 655 or joanne@pem.co.nz

John Milledge, Convener: jmilledge@adhb.govt.nz