PANDDA represents the professional interests

of nurses who support people who have

an intellectual developmental disability.


24th Annual Conference 2013

Partnerships & Possibilities - Nursing Practice in Disability.

Models for Health & Social Equity

16 & 17 October 2013, Novotel Hotel Parramatta

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The intellectual disability nursing role in an acute inpatient setting… Building that door!

Dina Whatnell, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Lead Development Disability Restraint Coordinator, MidCentral Health, Palmerston North, New Zealand

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Intellectual Disability Nursing: One world many doors

Dr Linda Goddard, PANDDA President

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The Role of Health Professionals in the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Margaret Reynolds, Member of the National Disability and Carer Council, Tasmania

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Disability Care - The National Disability Insurance Scheme launch in the Hunter: The story so far

Jodie Calvert, NSW Launch site, Director Engagement and Funding, National Disability Launch Agency

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Northern Intellectual Disability Health: A partnership model of a specialised health service for people with intellectual disability

Natalie Duckworth, Clinical Nurse consultant, Northern Intellectual Disability Heath, NSW

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When opportunity knocks, consider the back door: A presentation on gastrointestinal conditions and bowel health for people with an intellectual disability

Susan Makepeace, Clinical Nurse Consultant

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Ready to Rock N Roll: A case study of rehabilitation in the community after a major health crisis

Gaynor Edgecombe, Clinical Practice Consultant, Disabilities Specialist Team, Royal District Nursing Service, South Australia

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Passionate about partnerships - therapy, psychology, nursing and medical: Optimising parterships to provide quality care to clients with PKU in their later life

Ms Wendy Dear, Dietitian, Hunter Residences, ADHC; Ms Trish Stedman, Clinical Nurse Consultant, Health and Wellbeing, Hunter Residences; Ms Robyn Scott, Psychologist, Hunter Residences ADHC (Clinical); Dr Michel Tchan, Staff Specialist, Genetic Medicine, Westmead Hospital

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Health Coordination for people with Disabilities in the General Practice Setting

Lisa Craig and Tom Van Dam

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