2018 Meeting Presentations

The Australian Clinical Trials Alliance (ACTA): Plans and update

Prof John Zalcberg OAM, Chair, ACTA, Tony Charlton Chair of Oncology, Alfred Health; Head, Cancer Research, Public Health & Preventive Medicine, Monash University


The Australian and New Zealand Alliance for Cardiovascular Trials (ANZACT) Network initiatives for cardiovascular trials

Prof Chris Reid, John Curtin Distinguished Professor, Curtin University, Director, Monash and Curtin Centres of Cardiovascular Research and Education


The ANZMUSC Priority Setting Project

Associate Professor William Taylor, Rehabilitation Teaching & Research Unit, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand


Embedding Clinical Trials into Routine Practice

Prof Ian Harris AM, Orthopaedic Surgeon, University of New South Wales


The STARS Back Pain App – using real time data to capture outcomes and drive system change

Dr Bethan Richards, Staff Specialist Rheumatologist and Head of Rheumatology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney


Use of placebos in surgical trials

Assoc. Prof Manuela Ferreira, Principal Research Fellow, Institute of Bone and Joint Research, The Kolling Institute, The University of Sydney


Partnering with consumers in research: current evidence and examples

Ms Anneliese Synnot, Research Fellow and Editor, Cochrane Consumers and Communication Review Group, La Trobe University


Involving Patients as Research Partners: Lessons Learned from OMERACT

Prof Lyn March AM, Professor of Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Epidemiology, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney


Preventing Falls in Older Aboriginal people: The IRONBARK Trial

Prof Rebecca Ivers, Director, Injury Division, Professor of Public Health,  Faculty of Medicine, The University of New South Wales