Program Overview

Select a session below for more information. Please note that this is a draft programme and subject to change until speakers are confirmed. 
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Friday 14th October

Time 

Room 1

Room 2

Room 3

Room 4

 

0840 - 0900

 

Welcome to Country

 

0900 - 1030 

 

Tobacco Cessation Skills 

Latest smoking cessation guidelines, pharmacological therapy and e-cigarettes

Research Skills Workshop 

Build a base workshop: the inspiration station for your next publication

 

Pleural Procedures Workshop

Pleural procedures - risks
and complications, use of
tPA-Dnase, ultrasound
and imaging

Lab Accreditation Update 

TSANZ Laboratory
standards

 

1030 - 1100  

 

Morning Tea

 

1100 - 1230 

Tobacco Cessation Skills

Latest smoking cessation guidelines, pharmacological therapy and e-cigarettes 

Research Skills Workshop

Build a base workshop: decant the slant to enchant reviewers of your grant

Pleural Procedures Workshop

Pneumothorax, mesothelioma and thoracoscopy

 Lab Accreditation Update

TSANZ Laboratory Accreditation Program overview

 

1230 - 1330 

 

Lunch

1330 - 1500 

 

Interstitial Lung Disease Workshop

ILD overview and
classification - case studies
and mock ILD MDT

Paediatric Workshop


Invasive pneumococcus,
respiratory genetics
and NMD

Occupational Lung Disease Short Course

Introduction to Occupational Lung Disease 

Session sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim

 

 

 

1500 - 1530 

 

Afternoon Tea 

1530 - 1700 

Progressive Pulmonary Fibrosis and Interstitial Lung Disease Management

Complications and progressive pulmonary fibrosis

Paediatric Workshop 


Bronchiectasis guideline
update, paediatric COVID,
CFTR modulators and
virtual care models

Occupational Lung Disease Short Course

Changes in workplace respiratory surveillance in Australia - panel discussion

Session sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim

 

 

 

1700 - late

 

Networking event


Saturday 15th October

Time 

Room 1

Room 2

Room 3


0730 - 0830 

 

 Breakfast Session: COVID Physiology / Long COVID Lung Function Outcomes

Session sponsored by Niche Medical

 

Breakfast Session: Life and 
leadership – a career perspective


Session sponsored by Bird Healthcare

 

0850 - 1030 

 ANZSRS Short Course


COVID Update - guidelines in pulmonary function testing and innovations in respiratory function laboratories

Complex Asthma Across the Lifespan Short Course

Asthma in early life and beyond

Occupational Lung Disease Short Course

Case vignettes

Session sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim

 

1030 - 1100  

Morning Tea

1100 - 1230 

 ANZSRS Short Course


Pulmonary function interpretive strategies and spirometry guideline update

 Complex Asthma Across the Lifespan Short Course

The fundamentals: management of complex asthma from paediatrics to adults

Occupational Lung Disease Short Course

Biological hazards from working indoors

Session sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim


1230 - 1330 

Lunch

1330 - 1500 

ANZSRS Short Course


ABG, altitude simulation testing, and CoHB

 Complex Asthma Across the Lifespan Short Course

Risk factors and comorbidities: The management of complex asthma from paediatrics to adults

Occupational Lung Disease Short Course

Lucky to Work Outdoors

Session sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim


1500 - 1530 

Afternoon Tea

1530 -1700 

ANZSRS Short Course


FOT and lung volumes guideline update

 

Complex Asthma Across the Lifespan Short Course

Complex asthma - continuity of care

Occupational Lung Disease Short Course

Hot topics: the usual suspects and the surprise suspects

Session sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim