Friday 8 September 2017    
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm


Bookings closed


City West Receptions
45 Plaistowe Mews, West Perth, WA, 6005

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Unfortunately, this seminar has been cancelled.  Please email info@edgepd.com.au for more information.   We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience.

Holistic Patient Care – An Introduction to Speech Pathology and Orofacial Myology for Paediatric Patients.

Lauren Mikolauren

Lauren Miko – Paediatric Speech Pathologist, Orofacial Myologist and partner of Smart Talk Speech Pathology.
As health professionals we have the responsibility to look at the whole child – beyond the initial reason for referral or an isolated diagnosis. This presentation will provide you with information to expand and enhance your clinical knowledge, assessment processes and referral pathways.



ENT considerations for the child with a restricted airway.

Dr  Shyan Vijayasekaran  |  Otolaryngologist, Head and neck surgeon shyan

Associate Professor Shyan Vijayasekaran MBBS, FRACS grew up in Perth, studied at the University of Western Australia and graduated with distinctions in Medicine and Surgery.  He subsequently trained in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in London and Perth.

Shyan completed a Fellowship in Paediatric Otolaryngology with Professor Robin Cotton at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, University of Cincinnati, USA. He is one of the few international graduates of this prestigious programme. Shyan was awarded the Charles Ferguson prize by the American Society of Paediatric Otolaryngology in 2005.
Shyan works at Princess Margaret Hospital for Children and several other institutions in Perth. He is a Clinical Associate Professor affiliated with the School of Surgery and the school of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia. His clinical and research interests included disorders of airway, voice, swallowing, management of hearing loss and chronic otitis media. 
He has published over 80 papers in peer reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks and has been an invited speaker at several national and international meetings. Shyan is married with 4 children and enjoys travel, running and yoga.


Quality in Australian dentistry: Global trends and national reform in the quality agenda and its impact on dentistry.

Marc Tennant marc-tennant

Marc, will share stories and learning’s from a decades of experience in addressing the complex issues of quality in dentistry. Marc as one of a handful of senior dental accreditation surveyors in the health quality systems both locally in Australia and Internationally will give insights into the process and outcomes.

Marc will also talk about some of the wider agenda in health quality internationally and how this impacts on Australian dentistry; bring forward examples of system failures that we can all learn from. He will also discuss system reform in quality in dental education and the national and global trends in excellence in education.

Marc, as always, will lift rocks that no one else wants light to shine under. As an independent academic, accepting no finance from governments, his talk will for sure be a thought provoking insight into innovation and reform in Australian Oral Health, unfettered by influence.



Event Cancelled

CPD   4 Hours 

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued at  the completion of each seminar.  In most cases this will be emailed

A tally of all CPD hours gained through EdgePD will be kept on file.  This is assist you in managing your CPD hours and reporting to AHPRA.




Bookings are closed for this event.