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Thursday 11 May

Pre-conference master classes

12:30pm - 5.00pm  Registration open
1.00pm - 3.00pm  CVAD master class
Elizabeth Culverwell, Canterbury District Health Board
3.00pm - 3.15pm Afternoon tea
3.15pm - 5.00pm Pharmacology master class
Fiona Stone
Ruth Tramschek
Mikaela Smith 

Wound care master class
Cathy Hammond, Nurse Maude
Jo Tuaine, Southern Blood and Cancer Service

Friday 12 May

8:00am - 5.30pm Registration open
8.45am - 9.15am Welcome mihi and housekeeping
9.15am - 10.30am Euthanasia
Amanda Landers, Nurse Maude Association
10.30am- 11.00am   Morning tea amongst the exhibition
11.00am- 12.00pm Complementary Therapies for Cancer - What works, what doesn't & how to tell the difference
Shaun Holt, Victoria University of Wellington
12.00pm- 12.45pm  Cancer Nurses College Biennial General Meeting 
12.45pm- 1.30pm Lunch amongst the exhibition
1.30pm - 2.30pm   Telehealth and patient symptom management
Eve Eynon, Townsville Hospital
2.30pm - 3.15pm NZ Cancer Nursing Under Construction
Sharron Ellis, Canterbury District Health Board
3.15pm - 3.40pm Afternoon tea amongst the exhibition
  Concurrent abstract sessions 
3.40pm- 4.10pm  Miss A's treatment journey through a double cord stem cell transplant; The importance of palliative care input in stem cell transplant patients care
Natalie Meijer , Canterbury District Health Board
How do New Zealand nurses who work in the area of oncology educate and provide follow-up support to patient who are prescribed oral capecitabine and what are nurses' perceptions of this process?
Carol Reid, Eastern Institute of Technology
4.15pm - 4.45pm Men's experiences of cancer: An exploration of coping, adapting and living well
Kate Reid, University of Canterbury
A clinic for care- practicing holistically in an IV clinic
Christine Shaw, Nurse Maude

4.50pm- 5.20pm  Living with and beyond cancer
Kate Reid, University of Canterbury
The cancer patient Malaga: through Pasefika lenses
Leilani Jackson, Counties Manukau District Health Board
5.30pm - 7.00pm Cocktail function
Tait Technology Centre Atrium


Saturday 13 May

7.45am  - 1.00pm Registration open
8.00am - 9.00am  Breakfast session  (via Skype)
Hospital in the home
Elaine Lennan, Southampton University Hospital
9.00am - 9.40am The biology of cancer
Jim Edwards, Canterbury District Health Board
9.40am - 10.10am Morning tea amongst the exhibition
10.15am - 11.05am  Radiation therapy
Jo Tuaine, Southern Blood and Cancer Service, Dunedin 
Novel therapies
David Gibbs, Canterbury District Health Board
11.10am - 12.00pm Patient wellness through exercise, relaxation and rehabilitation
Robyn Bayly, Physio NZ
Clinical trials 
Anne Fraser, Auckland District Health Board
12.00pm - 1.00pm Lunch amongst the exhibition
1.00pm - 2.00pm Heart of health
Nickolas Yu, Sydney South West Area Health Sevice
2.00pm - 3.00pm Health literacy - the New Zealand Framework
Susan Reid, Health Literacy NZ
3.00pm - 3.30pm Conference closing and presentations
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