HISA ACT: Healthcare a focus on digital
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HISA ACT: Healthcare a focus on digital

 Export to Your Calendar 30/10/2019
When: 30 October 2019
5:30pm
Where: ACT Health
Level 2, 4 Bowes Street
Phillip, Australian Capital Territory 
Australia
Contact: Kristal Kitto
03 932 3311


Online registration is available until: 30/10/2019
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Healthcare - a focus on digital

Join HISA in Canberra for an important after work networking and connection event. We have put together a group of speakers to help us reflect on opportunities for leadership in change (clinical and non-clinical), professional advancement and new careers, as well as a spotlight on local innovation treating patients through virtual reality.

Please also join us for networking drinks after the event at Abode 10 (BYO - buy your own).

Speakers

Dr Amandeep Hansra
Dr Amandeep Hansra
Founder, Creative Careers in Medicine
Clinical leadership in change; emerging and creative careers in medicine


Dr Amandeep Hansra is a locally trained specialist General Practitioner who has worked both nationally and overseas and continues to work in clinical medicine at a General Practice in Bondi, Sydney. She has a passion for start-ups and supporting women in Medicine and was awarded “Women Leading in Business Scholarship” for the Global Executive MBA at the University of Sydney. Amandeep is a leader in digital health and telehealth services in Australia.

Amandeep co-founded Evermed Consulting and provides consulting services to insurers, start-ups, health services, investors and businesses. She was most recently the CEO & Medical Director of Telstra’s telemedicine business ReadyCare; a joint venture between Telstra and Medgate, Switzerland’s leading telemedicine provider. She also served as the Chief Medical Officer for Telstra Health and separately has assisted Medgate in setting up a telemedicine business in the Philippines where she remains the Chair of the Clinical Advisory Board. Amandeep is Founder of Creative Careers in Medicine supporting innovative career pathways for clinicians with a particular focus on digital health.

Dr Louise Schaper
Dr Louise Schaper
CEO, HISA
Digital trends impacting the health workforce
 


Dr Louise Schaper is on a mission to fix healthcare.

As leader of Australia’s peak body for digital health, Dr Louise Schaper, is a passionate advocate for the transformation of healthcare. As CEO of HISA she brings together world-class clinicians, researchers, innovators and organisations from across the biomedical, health and technology spectrum who are committed to the improvement of health outcomes enabled through innovative uses of technology and information. She is a facilitator, an innovator and a change agent who explores and leverages the convergence of people, systems and technologies in the transformation and future of health and medicine.

With a background as an occupational therapist, Louise has a PhD in technology acceptance among health professionals, is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Informatics, a graduate of Stanford’s Executive Leadership Program, a Certified Health Informatician and a Salzburg Global Seminar Fellow.

Louise is an in-demand speaker and writes for academic and industry publications. Louise is host of the popular Dissecting Digital Health podcast, she is always online, and yes, she does have the coolest job!

Christian Doran
Christian Doran
Founder, RecoveryVR
Virtual reality for rehabilitation patients – the next wave of digital patient care enablement


Christian Doran is the founder of RecoveryVR, that uses virtual reality to assist in cognitive and upper body rehabilitation after neurological injury. Christian comes from a film and games production background and is applying his skills to help engage patients in unsupervised physical therapy for longer.

Dr Amandeep Hansra
Dr Amandeep Hansra
Founder, Creative Careers in Medicine
Clinical leadership in change; emerging and creative careers in medicine


Dr Amandeep Hansra is a locally trained specialist General Practitioner who has worked both nationally and overseas and continues to work in clinical medicine at a General Practice in Bondi, Sydney. She has a passion for start-ups and supporting women in Medicine and was awarded “Women Leading in Business Scholarship” for the Global Executive MBA at the University of Sydney. Amandeep is a leader in digital health and telehealth services in Australia.

Amandeep co-founded Evermed Consulting and provides consulting services to insurers, start-ups, health services, investors and businesses. She was most recently the CEO & Medical Director of Telstra’s telemedicine business ReadyCare; a joint venture between Telstra and Medgate, Switzerland’s leading telemedicine provider. She also served as the Chief Medical Officer for Telstra Health and separately has assisted Medgate in setting up a telemedicine business in the Philippines where she remains the Chair of the Clinical Advisory Board. Amandeep is Founder of Creative Careers in Medicine supporting innovative career pathways for clinicians with a particular focus on digital health.

Dr Louise Schaper
Dr Louise Schaper
CEO, HISA
Digital trends impacting the health workforce
 


Dr Louise Schaper is on a mission to fix healthcare.

As leader of Australia’s peak body for digital health, Dr Louise Schaper, is a passionate advocate for the transformation of healthcare. As CEO of HISA she brings together world-class clinicians, researchers, innovators and organisations from across the biomedical, health and technology spectrum who are committed to the improvement of health outcomes enabled through innovative uses of technology and information. She is a facilitator, an innovator and a change agent who explores and leverages the convergence of people, systems and technologies in the transformation and future of health and medicine.

With a background as an occupational therapist, Louise has a PhD in technology acceptance among health professionals, is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Informatics, a graduate of Stanford’s Executive Leadership Program, a Certified Health Informatician and a Salzburg Global Seminar Fellow.

Louise is an in-demand speaker and writes for academic and industry publications. Louise is host of the popular Dissecting Digital Health podcast, she is always online, and yes, she does have the coolest job!

Christian Doran
Christian Doran
Founder, RecoveryVR
Virtual reality for rehabilitation patients – the next wave of digital patient care enablement


Christian Doran is the founder of RecoveryVR, that uses virtual reality to assist in cognitive and upper body rehabilitation after neurological injury. Christian comes from a film and games production background and is applying his skills to help engage patients in unsupervised physical therapy for longer.

 

Price

Members FREE
Non-members $10
*Registrations are non-refundable

Proudly supported by

Peacock Bros.ACT Government

CPD Points

This event has been approved for up to 1.5 contact hours of continuing education credit toward renewal of the CHIA credential. Click here for more information on becoming a certified health informatics professional.

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