Pre-Conference Workshop

Please note: there has been a major change to the conference structure and pricing which effect workshops. Please click here to view these detailed changes. 

The Pre-conference Workshop will be held on Monday 6th November, 2017. Please note that there will no longer be a GRADE Training held due to lack of interest from attendees. 

Writing for Publication!

Keynote Speaker Professor Louw will also be hosting a pre-conference writing workshop, co-hosted by Professor Karen Grimmer of the University of South Australia. This workshop will provide students and early career researchers with guidance on writing for publication, followed by a hands on writing retreat which will offer one-on-one writing advice for works in progress

About Quinette: A well accomplished writer, having produced 110 publications which were cited 750 times (Scopus analysis; H-Index 15), and supervisor, having successfully graduated 70 postgraduates from South Africa, Nigeria, Malawi, Rwanda, Egypt, Germany, Netherlands, Zambia, Ireland, United Arab Emirates, Syria, UK, USA, Israel and Palestine. For more details about Quinette and her work, please visit our Keynote Speaker page. 

About Karen: Over the past 20 years, Karen has authored and co- authored 311 papers averaging over 14 peer reviewed papers a year. Karen was the first physiotherapist in Australia to earn a PhD in epidemiology and biostatistics (Menzies Institute, Tasmania). Her tireless work has led to iCAHE being a regular provider of secondary evidence and evidence-informed policy advice to government organizations and universities in Australia, Hong Kong, the Philippines, South Africa and New Zealand.  Her work in promoting the allied health profession internationally has seen Karen recognised as Professor Extraordinaire (adjunct professor) at Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa, honorary professor at University of Santo Tomas, Manila and adjunct faculty at Nova Southeast University, Florida. She regularly consults to the Hong Kong Hospital Authority on allied health evidence and quality practice.

Places limited for these workshop. Prices and registration will be available closer to September and separate from Conference Registration costs. Conditions will apply for the writing retreat. 

Areas of study and research

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