CATSINaM International Indigenous Health Workforce Meeting - Monday 7 November 2016
Venue: Melbourne Convention Centre, rooms 212 & 213
Location: 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf, Melbourne Victoria, Australia 3006
Timing: 8:15am - 5:30pm
registrations open from 7:30am
The Meeting theme is ‘unmasking our collective history and pride in our global identity’. Speakers from Australia and abroad will explore topics relating to Indigenous knowledge, culture, experiences and identity in professional practice and health care.
Who should attend? Health professionals, students, clinicians, researchers, educators, health advocates and policy makers who are interested in building and sharing knowledge on Indigenous health care and healing.
CATSINaM Student Day - Sunday 6 November 2016
Venue: Novotel Melbourne on Collins, Australia room
Location: 270 Collins Street Melbourne 3000
Timing: 8:30am - 3:30pm
registrations open from 7:45am
A dedicated student day will be held prior to the Meeting, 6 of November 2016. The session is designed to support student participation and leadership by providing the opportunity to hear from health leaders, connect with other students and share ideas in the lead up to the International Indigenous Health Workforce Meeting.
This year Pipeline Talent's CEO, Rachelle Towart will be coordinating the professional development in leadership focus of the day. As an Indigenous woman with a powerful personal story of the effectiveness of leadership development, Rachelle has elevated awareness of the importance of Indigenous leadership and governance capacity to the national stage. Renowned for her warmth, vision and ability to build support for ideas, Rachelle thrives working at the intersection of two worlds, working with Indigenous communities and leading Australian organisations to achieve tangible outcomes.
CATSINaM Inaugural Hall of Fame Gala Dinner - Sunday 6 November 2016
Venue: Crown Promenade
Location: 8 Whiteman Street Southbank 3006
Timing: 6pm arrival for 6:30pm proceedings
Don't forget your mask
The event is themed ‘unmasking our heroes’ where we will pay our respects the leaders in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery sector, including the attendees of the first CATSIN Meeting and the working group who contributed to “getting em and keeping em”. CATSINaM will also induct our first inductee into the Hall of Fame and announce the first Fellow of CATSINaM; it’s an evening not to be missed.
Annual General Meeting - Tuesday 8 November 2016
Venue: Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Clarendon Room Level 5
Location: 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf Victoria Australia
Timing: 7am - 9am
registrations open from 630am
To be held on Tuesday the 8th of November from 7am - 9am at the Melbourne Convention Centre.