NSW Falls Prevention Network Forum 2020


Date: Friday 15th May 2020

Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Venue: Wesley Conference Centre, 220 Pitt Street, Sydney

Cost: $70 per person (includes arrival tea/coffee, morning tea & light lunch)



Plenary Speakers

Pam Albany Guest Lecture: Professor Kaarin Anstey, Senior Principal Research Fellow, NeuRA: Healthy cognitive ageing

Professor Jacqueline Close, Consultant Geriatrician POWH, FBIRC NeuRA: Dementia and preventing falls

Professor Stephen Lord, Senior Principal Research Fellow, Falls, Balance and Injury Research Centre (FBIRC) NeuRA: Falls prevention research update

A/Professor Anne Tiedemann, Principal Research Fellow, School of Public Health, University of Sydney: Healthy physical ageing

Dr Kim van Schooten, Postdoctoral Fellow, FBIRC NeuRA: Technologies for fall prevention


Afternoon Concurrent Workshop Sessions (select one session when registering)

  • Residential Aged Care and Falls Prevention
  • Exercise Interventions
  • Hospital Care



Register Here



For further details: https://fallsnetwork.neura.edu.au
Registrations close: 8th May or when fully booked

Enquiries to Cameron Hicks fallsnetwork@neura.edu.au (02) 9399 1063