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Event Schedule

Session Time Session Title Speaker Name Topic Title
9.30am Registrations
Welcome Morning Tea
N/A N/A
10.15am Welcome/Introduction Welcome, about event, about MF
10.30am Keynote speaker 1 (clinical) Prof Mary Kay Koenig


What to do when you are sick
11.15am Morning break N/A N/A
11.30am Clinical speaker 1 Christina Liang Understanding and managing fatigue in mito
12.15pm Lunch break N/A N/A
1.00pm Research speaker 1 Dr Zosia Chrzanowska-Lightowlers Understanding the causes of mito to improve diagnosis outcomes.
1.45pm Afternoon break N/A N/A
2.00pm Clinical Panel Discussion Prof Mary Kay Koenig, Prof Carolyn Sue, Dr Christine Wools & Shelley Beverley How to build your health care team
2.45pm Afternoon break N/A N/A
3.15pm Research Lightning Talks Emerging Research Lightning Talks Various
3.15pm Mito Meet-Up 1 Mito Meet-up (group)
4.15pm Free time N/A N/A
5.00pm Evening Social Event N/A N/A
Session Time Session Title Speaker Name Topic Title
9.15am Registrations
Welcome
9.30am Keynote speaker 2 (clinical) Prof Carolyn Sue Patient Care Standards in practice
10.15am Morning break N/A N/A
10.30am Clinical Speaker 2 Prof Toby Newton-John Understanding and managing pain
10.30am Support Services 1 Ruth Yuthok/Guest speaker? NDIS - what does it look like with mito
11.15am Break N/A N/A
11.30am Mito stories - adults Mito stories - adults
11.30am Mito stories - parents/children Mito stories - parents
12.15pm Lunch break N/A N/A
1.00pm Support Services 2 Emma Celis Understanding genetics and getting a genetic diagnosis
1.00pm Community Issues session 1 Clare Stuart, Rebecca Davis Challenges accessing allied health services
1.45pm Afternoon break N/A N/A
2.00pm Clinical speaker 3 Prof Mary Kay Koenig Understanding epilepsy and seizures in mitochondrial disease: recognising, diagnosing and treating at all ages
2.45pm Summit close Wrap up