Sunday 13 – Wednesday 16 October 2019 Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre | Saturday 12 – Sunday 13 October Pre-meeting Workshops

  • Day 1
    Monday 14 October 2019
  • Day 2
    Tuesday 15 October 2019
  • Day 3
    Wednesday 16 October 2019
TIME: 06.45–07.45
Breakfast Masterclasses
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 06:45 14-10-2019 07:45 Australia/Sydney Breakfast Masterclasses
TIME: 06.45–07.45
Reproductive Carrier Screening (sponsored by Sonic Genetic Melbourne Pathology)
WHERE: Eureka Room 1
TIME: 06.45–07.45
Preterm Birth - Prevalence, Prediction and Prevention
WHERE: Eureka Room 2
TIME: 06.45–07.45
Rethinking Cervical Cancer Prevention (sponsored by Victorian Cervical Screening Foundation)
WHERE: Eureka Room 3
TIME: 06.45–07.45
Blended Breakfast – Q&A on Ageing and Life After Work
WHERE: Courtyard Room
TIME: 08.00–08.30
Opening Session
WHERE: Goldfields Theatre
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 08:00 14-10-2019 08:30 Australia/Sydney Opening Session Goldfields Theatre
TIME: 08.00–08.15
ASM Welcome
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TIME: 08.15–08.30
Welcome to Country
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TIME: 08.30–10.20
Plenary: STOP, START, CONTINUE
WHERE: Goldfields Theatre
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 08:30 14-10-2019 10:20 Australia/Sydney Plenary: STOP, START, CONTINUE Goldfields Theatre
Dr Ryan Hodges
TIME: 08.30–09.05
Ella McKnight Memorial Lecture: Building the Research to Progress New Therapies By Dr Ryan Hodges
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Ranee Thakar
TIME: 09.05–09.35
Lessons from Mesh By Ranee Thakar
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Ben Mol
TIME: 9.35-10.05
Using Knowledge-Based Medicine to Stop, Start, Continue in Women’s Health By Ben Mol
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TIME: 10.05 - 10.20
Panel Discussion
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TIME: 10.20-10.50
Morning Tea, Exhibition and Posters
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 10:20 14-10-2019 10:50 Australia/Sydney Morning Tea, Exhibition and Posters
TIME: 10.50–12.20
Stopping the Morbidity: Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
WHERE: Goldfields Theatre
Basky Thilaganathan
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14-10-2019 10:50 14-10-2019 11:15 Australia/Sydney Prediction and Prevention of Pre-Eclampsia Basky Thilaganathan
TIME: 10.50–11.15
Prediction and Prevention of Pre-Eclampsia
Shaun Brennecke
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14-10-2019 11:15 14-10-2019 11:40 Australia/Sydney The sFlt-1/Placental Growth Factor (PlGF) Ratio: Experience in Implementing a New Test Shaun Brennecke
TIME: 11.15–11.40
The sFlt-1/Placental Growth Factor (PlGF) Ratio: Experience in Implementing a New Test
By Shaun Brennecke
Laura Magee
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14-10-2019 11:40 14-10-2019 12:10 Australia/Sydney Managing Severe Hypertension in Pregnancy and Postpartum Laura Magee
TIME: 11.40–12.10
Managing Severe Hypertension in Pregnancy and Postpartum
By Laura Magee
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14-10-2019 12:10 14-10-2019 12:20 Australia/Sydney Discussion
TIME: 12.10–12.20
Discussion
TIME: 10.50–12.20
Continuing to Improve Outcomes: Gynaecological Surgery
WHERE: Eureka Rooms 1 & 2
Sawsan As-Sanie
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14-10-2019 10:50 14-10-2019 11:15 Australia/Sydney Hysterectomy For Chronic Pelvic Pain: Is it All Hype or Our Best Hope? Sawsan As-Sanie
TIME: 10.50–11.15
Hysterectomy For Chronic Pelvic Pain: Is it All Hype or Our Best Hope?
Jennifer Reilly
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14-10-2019 11:15 14-10-2019 11:40 Australia/Sydney Perioperative Medicine, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Risk Prediction Jennifer Reilly
TIME: 11.15–11.40
Perioperative Medicine, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Risk Prediction
By Jennifer Reilly
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14-10-2019 11:40 14-10-2019 12:10 Australia/Sydney Long-Term Health Outcomes After Hysterectomy Gita Mishra
TIME: 11.40–12.10
Long-Term Health Outcomes After Hysterectomy
By Gita Mishra
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14-10-2019 12:10 14-10-2019 12:20 Australia/Sydney Discussion
TIME: 12.10–12.20
Discussion
TIME: 10.50–12.20
Free Communications
WHERE: Eureka Room 3
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14-10-2019 10:50 14-10-2019 11:00 Australia/Sydney Risk of Preterm Birth in the Subsequent Pregnancy Following Caesarean Section at Full Cervical Dilatation Compared with Mid-Cavity Instrumental Delivery Mandy Wang
TIME: 10.50–11.00
Risk of Preterm Birth in the Subsequent Pregnancy Following Caesarean Section at Full Cervical Dilatation Compared with Mid-Cavity Instrumental Delivery
By Mandy Wang
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14-10-2019 11:00 14-10-2019 11:10 Australia/Sydney If We Don’t Ask We Don’t Know: Do Intimate Partner Violence and Reproductive Coercion Adversely Affect Sexual Health Outcomes? Richelle Douglas
TIME: 11.00–11.10
If We Don’t Ask We Don’t Know: Do Intimate Partner Violence and Reproductive Coercion Adversely Affect Sexual Health Outcomes?
By Richelle Douglas
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14-10-2019 11:10 14-10-2019 11:20 Australia/Sydney Unintended Harm Involved in the Detection of Fetal Growth Restriction Roshan Selvaratnam
TIME: 11.10–11.20
Unintended Harm Involved in the Detection of Fetal Growth Restriction
By Roshan Selvaratnam
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14-10-2019 11:20 14-10-2019 11:30 Australia/Sydney A Qualitative Analysis of How Fear, Particular Influences and Societal Interactions Promote Symptomatic Postmenopausal Women’s Unwillingness to Use Vaginal Estrogen Tanaka Dune
TIME: 11.20–11.30
A Qualitative Analysis of How Fear, Particular Influences and Societal Interactions Promote Symptomatic Postmenopausal Women’s Unwillingness to Use Vaginal Estrogen
By Tanaka Dune
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14-10-2019 11:30 14-10-2019 11:40 Australia/Sydney Antenatal Torch Serology - Time to Start Choosing Wisely? Naomi Atkinson
TIME: 11.30–11.40
Antenatal Torch Serology - Time to Start Choosing Wisely?
By Naomi Atkinson
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14-10-2019 11:40 14-10-2019 11:50 Australia/Sydney Barriers to Accessing Healthcare Services for Incontinence Among Female Aged-Care Facility Patients in Central Queensland Miranda Hann
TIME: 11.40–11.50
Barriers to Accessing Healthcare Services for Incontinence Among Female Aged-Care Facility Patients in Central Queensland
By Miranda Hann
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14-10-2019 11:50 14-10-2019 12:00 Australia/Sydney A Novel Panel Of Midtrimester Biomarkers to Predict Preterm Labour Megan Di Quinzio
TIME: 11.50–12.00
A Novel Panel Of Midtrimester Biomarkers to Predict Preterm Labour
By Megan Di Quinzio
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14-10-2019 12:00 14-10-2019 12:10 Australia/Sydney Intravaginal prostaglandin E2 gel versus Foleys balloon catheter for cervical ripening prior to induction of labour Ankita Bhakta
TIME: 12.00–12.10
Intravaginal prostaglandin E2 gel versus Foleys balloon catheter for cervical ripening prior to induction of labour
By Ankita Bhakta
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14-10-2019 12:10 14-10-2019 12:20 Australia/Sydney Stop, Start Or Continue Asthma Medication: Use of a Biomarker-Based Approach for Adjusting Asthma Medication Dose During Pregnancy Vanessa Murphy
TIME: 12.10–12.20
Stop, Start Or Continue Asthma Medication: Use of a Biomarker-Based Approach for Adjusting Asthma Medication Dose During Pregnancy
By Vanessa Murphy
TIME: 10.50–11.50
How-To Session
WHERE: Courtyard Room
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14-10-2019 10:50 14-10-2019 11:50 Australia/Sydney Breech Delivery (1 hour session)
TIME: 10.50–11.50
Breech Delivery (1 hour session)
TIME: 12.20-13.20
Lunch, Exhibition and Posters
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 12:20 14-10-2019 13:20 Australia/Sydney Lunch, Exhibition and Posters
TIME: 13.20–15.00
Starting With Why: Urogynaecology
WHERE: Goldfields Theatre
Ranee Thakar
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14-10-2019 13:20 14-10-2019 13:45 Australia/Sydney Cosmetic Vaginal Surgery: Hype or Good Clinical Practice? Ranee Thakar
TIME: 13.20–13.45
Cosmetic Vaginal Surgery: Hype or Good Clinical Practice?
Lore Scherlitz
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14-10-2019 13:45 14-10-2019 14:10 Australia/Sydney Urodynamics: An Evidence Based Review of Role in Urinary Tract Assessment Lore Scherlitz
TIME: 13.45–14.10
Urodynamics: An Evidence Based Review of Role in Urinary Tract Assessment
By Lore Scherlitz
Kristina Cvach
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14-10-2019 14:10 14-10-2019 14:35 Australia/Sydney Vault Suspension Procedures at the Time of Hysterectomy: Prophylaxis and Therapeutic Kristina Cvach
TIME: 14.10–14.35
Vault Suspension Procedures at the Time of Hysterectomy: Prophylaxis and Therapeutic
By Kristina Cvach
Ruchi Singh
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14-10-2019 14:35 14-10-2019 15:00 Australia/Sydney Update on Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) Surgery Ruchi Singh
TIME: 14.35–15.00
Update on Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) Surgery
By Ruchi Singh
TIME: 13.20–15.00
Multiple Pregnancy: What to Stop, Start, Continue
WHERE: Eureka Rooms 1 & 2
Basky Thilaganathan
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14-10-2019 13:20 14-10-2019 13:45 Australia/Sydney Fetal Monitoring in Monochorionic Twins Basky Thilaganathan
TIME: 13.20–13.45
Fetal Monitoring in Monochorionic Twins
Mark Umstad
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14-10-2019 13:45 14-10-2019 14:10 Australia/Sydney Fetal Death in Twins Mark Umstad
TIME: 13.45–14.10
Fetal Death in Twins
By Mark Umstad
Alison Fung
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14-10-2019 14:10 14-10-2019 14:35 Australia/Sydney Preventing Preterm Birth in Multiple Pregnancy Alison Fung
TIME: 14.10–14.35
Preventing Preterm Birth in Multiple Pregnancy
By Alison Fung
John Hopper
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14-10-2019 14:35 14-10-2019 15:00 Australia/Sydney What Can be Learnt from Studies of Twins and Twin Relatives? Epigenetics and Causation John Hopper
TIME: 14.35–15.00
What Can be Learnt from Studies of Twins and Twin Relatives? Epigenetics and Causation
By John Hopper
TIME: 13.20–15.00
Don't Stop Me Now: Women's Health
WHERE: Eureka Room 3
Hong Tran
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14-10-2019 13:20 14-10-2019 13:45 Australia/Sydney Chronic Vulval Pruritus Hong Tran
TIME: 13.20–13.45
Chronic Vulval Pruritus
By Hong Tran
Martha Hickey
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14-10-2019 13:45 14-10-2019 14:10 Australia/Sydney Menopause Management for Women Following Cancer Martha Hickey
TIME: 13.45–14.10
Menopause Management for Women Following Cancer
By Martha Hickey
Chantelle Otten
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14-10-2019 14:10 14-10-2019 14:35 Australia/Sydney Sexual Dysfunction Chantelle Otten
TIME: 14.10–14.35
Sexual Dysfunction
By Chantelle Otten
Richelle Douglas
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14-10-2019 14:35 14-10-2019 15:00 Australia/Sydney Antenatal Testing and Treatment of STIs: A Call to Action Richelle Douglas
TIME: 14.35–15.00
Antenatal Testing and Treatment of STIs: A Call to Action
By Richelle Douglas
TIME: 13.20–14.20
How-To Session
WHERE: Courtyard Room
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14-10-2019 13:20 14-10-2019 14:20 Australia/Sydney Breech Delivery (1 Hour Session)
TIME: 13.20–14.20
Breech Delivery (1 Hour Session)
TIME: 15.00–15.30
Afternoon Tea, Exhibition and Posters
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 15:00 14-10-2019 15:30 Australia/Sydney Afternoon Tea, Exhibition and Posters
TIME: 15.30–17.30
Starting to Improve Identification and Outcomes: Fetal Growth Restriction
WHERE: Goldfields Theatre
Basky Thilaganathan
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14-10-2019 15:30 14-10-2019 15:55 Australia/Sydney Fetal Growth Restriction: Understanding the Dopplers and Timing Birth Basky Thilaganathan
TIME: 15.30–15.55
Fetal Growth Restriction: Understanding the Dopplers and Timing Birth
Teresa MacDonald
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14-10-2019 15:55 14-10-2019 16:20 Australia/Sydney The Fetal Longitudinal Assessment of Growth (FLAG) Study Teresa MacDonald
TIME: 15.55–16.20
The Fetal Longitudinal Assessment of Growth (FLAG) Study
By Teresa MacDonald
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14-10-2019 16:20 14-10-2019 16:45 Australia/Sydney Beyond FLAG: The Hunt for Biomarkers of Fetal Growth Restriction Stephen Tong
TIME: 16.20–16.45
Beyond FLAG: The Hunt for Biomarkers of Fetal Growth Restriction
By Stephen Tong
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14-10-2019 16:45 14-10-2019 17:10 Australia/Sydney The Safer Care Victoria (SCV) Fetal Growth Restriction Education Program Tracy Firth
TIME: 16.45–17.10
The Safer Care Victoria (SCV) Fetal Growth Restriction Education Program
By Tracy Firth
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14-10-2019 17:10 14-10-2019 17:20 Australia/Sydney Discussion
TIME: 17.10–17.20
Discussion
TIME: 15.30–17.30
Gynaecological Surgery
WHERE: Eureka Rooms 1 & 2
Sawsan As-Sanie
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14-10-2019 15:30 14-10-2019 15:55 Australia/Sydney Perioperative Pain Management in Gynecologic Surgery: Evidence–Based Approach in the Era of the Opioid Epidemic Sawsan As-Sanie
TIME: 15.30–15.55
Perioperative Pain Management in Gynecologic Surgery: Evidence–Based Approach in the Era of the Opioid Epidemic
Jim Tsaltas
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14-10-2019 15:55 14-10-2019 16:20 Australia/Sydney Navigating Tiger Territory: Approaches to the Pelvic Side Wall Jim Tsaltas
TIME: 15.55–16.20
Navigating Tiger Territory: Approaches to the Pelvic Side Wall
By Jim Tsaltas
Yee Leung
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14-10-2019 16:20 14-10-2019 16:45 Australia/Sydney Laparoscopic Hysterectomy – Does It Always Bleed So Much? Yee Leung
TIME: 16.20–16.45
Laparoscopic Hysterectomy – Does It Always Bleed So Much?
By Yee Leung
Jason Abbott
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14-10-2019 16:45 14-10-2019 17:10 Australia/Sydney Crunching The Numbers in Gynaecological Surgery: Surgical Volume, Training and Maintaining Surgical Skill Jason Abbott
TIME: 16.45–17.10
Crunching The Numbers in Gynaecological Surgery: Surgical Volume, Training and Maintaining Surgical Skill
By Jason Abbott
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14-10-2019 17:10 14-10-2019 17:20 Australia/Sydney Discussion
TIME: 17.10–17.20
Discussion
TIME: 15.30-17.30
Free Communications
WHERE: Eureka Room 3
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14-10-2019 15:30 14-10-2019 15:40 Australia/Sydney Introduction of the Myosurelite in an Established Outpatient Hysteroscopy Clinic Hannah Gordon
TIME: 15.30–15.40
Introduction of the Myosurelite in an Established Outpatient Hysteroscopy Clinic
By Hannah Gordon
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14-10-2019 15:40 14-10-2019 15:50 Australia/Sydney What Growth Centile Charts Should We Use in a Preterm Population? Natasha Pritchard
TIME: 15.40–15.50
What Growth Centile Charts Should We Use in a Preterm Population?
By Natasha Pritchard
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14-10-2019 15:50 14-10-2019 16:00 Australia/Sydney Assessment of Efficacy Of Continence Dish in Management of Stress Urinary Incontinence Chris Chan
TIME: 15.50–16.00
Assessment of Efficacy Of Continence Dish in Management of Stress Urinary Incontinence
By Chris Chan
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14-10-2019 16:00 14-10-2019 16:10 Australia/Sydney Developing a Broccoli Sprout Extract as an Adjuvant Therapy For Preeclampsia Annie Cox
TIME: 16.00–16.10
Developing a Broccoli Sprout Extract as an Adjuvant Therapy For Preeclampsia
By Annie Cox
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14-10-2019 16:10 14-10-2019 16:20 Australia/Sydney Adherence to the Recommended Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Guidelines in Pregnant Women with Pre-existing Diabetes Felicia Widyaputri
TIME: 16.10–16.20
Adherence to the Recommended Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Guidelines in Pregnant Women with Pre-existing Diabetes
By Felicia Widyaputri
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14-10-2019 16:20 14-10-2019 16:30 Australia/Sydney Health Literacy In Women’s Health – Where Are We At and How Can We Improve Aimee Woods
TIME: 16.20–16.30
Health Literacy In Women’s Health – Where Are We At and How Can We Improve
By Aimee Woods
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14-10-2019 16:30 14-10-2019 16:40 Australia/Sydney Asherman Syndrome: Retrospective Audit of a Single-Operator Cohort of 424 Cases Karen Chan
TIME: 16.30–16.40
Asherman Syndrome: Retrospective Audit of a Single-Operator Cohort of 424 Cases
By Karen Chan
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14-10-2019 16:40 14-10-2019 16:50 Australia/Sydney E-consult. Start It Up Peter Van De Weijer
TIME: 16.40–16.50
E-consult. Start It Up
By Peter Van De Weijer
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14-10-2019 16:50 14-10-2019 17:00 Australia/Sydney Hysterectomy or Uphold Uterine Conservation in Women with Apical Prolapse: A Parallel Cohort Study of 12 Months Natharnia Young
TIME: 16.50–17.00
Hysterectomy or Uphold Uterine Conservation in Women with Apical Prolapse: A Parallel Cohort Study of 12 Months
By Natharnia Young
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14-10-2019 17:00 14-10-2019 17:10 Australia/Sydney Creating the Surgical Platform for Patients with Deep Infiltrating Endometriosis - Results from the First Sonovaginography Services in Western Australia Anjana Thottungal
TIME: 17.00–17.10
Creating the Surgical Platform for Patients with Deep Infiltrating Endometriosis - Results from the First Sonovaginography Services in Western Australia
By Anjana Thottungal
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14-10-2019 17:10 14-10-2019 17:20 Australia/Sydney State-Wide Performance of Traditional and Cell-Free DNA Based Prenatal Testing Pathways: The Victorian Perinatal Record Linkage (Perl) Study Anthea Lindquist
TIME: 17.10–17.20
State-Wide Performance of Traditional and Cell-Free DNA Based Prenatal Testing Pathways: The Victorian Perinatal Record Linkage (Perl) Study
By Anthea Lindquist
TIME: 15.30–16.30
How-To Session
WHERE: Courtyard Room
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14-10-2019 15:30 14-10-2019 16:30 Australia/Sydney Breech Delivery (1 Hour Session)
TIME: 15.30–16.30
Breech Delivery (1 Hour Session)
TIME: 17.30-19.00
Welcome Reception
WHERE: Exhibition Bays 23 & 24
ADD TO CALENDAR 14-10-2019 17:30 14-10-2019 19:00 Australia/Sydney Welcome Reception Exhibition Bays 23 & 24