Disease Outbreak in “Sheeptown”!
Hamilton Performing Arts Centre, Main Auditorium
Monday 17th September, 4:45pm – 6:00pm
As part of the ‘Sowing the Seeds of Farmer Health’ Monday afternoon session, from 4pm
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The 2nd biennial National Centre for Farmer Health conference ‘Sowing the Seeds of Farmer Health’ is taking place from 17 – 19 September 2012 at the Hamilton Performing Art Centre. The 3-day conference engages health and agri-professionals, policy makers and academics in highlighting the health, wellbeing and safety issues of farm men and women, agricultural workers and their families. It will raise awareness and develop strategies to overcome barriers impacting the rural and agricultural health sector.
|1||Farmer||Rob Henry||TAS||Woodrising Farms|
|2||Agri-professional||Cathy McGowan AO||VIC||Catherine McGowan Consulting www.cathymcgowan.com/|
|3||Communications and Rural Events Consultant||Esther Price||WA||Esther Price Promotionsestherprice.com.au/index.htm|
|4||Academic / Social Epidemiologist||Anthony Hogan||ACT||Director, National Institute for Rural and Regional Australia, ANUwww.nirra.anu.edu.au/|
|5||Industry||Jock Laurie||ACT||President, National Farmers Federation – www.nff.org.au/|
|6||Medical Practitioner||Scott Kitchener||QLD||Medical Director, Queensland Rural Medical Education – www.qrme.org.au/|