Below are speakers who will present on a variety of topics at the NANZ Meeting 2018.
Keynote Speakers: Associate Professor Merrilee Needham - The current Foundation Chair in Neurology, a joint position between Fiona Stanley Hospital, Murdoch University and Notre Dame University. She is also the current Head of the Neurology unit at Fiona Stanley Hospital.
Professor Daniel Healy - Department of Neurology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
David Hutchinson – Metabolic Myopathy James Cleland - New Treatments In Neuromuscular Disease: Complement Inhibitors Mark Simpson – Update On Deep Brain Stimulation Bethany Jones – Update On Dementia Jennifer Pereira – Update On Multiple Sclerosis Jennifer Taylor – Malignancy And Infection In Patients With Impaired Immune Surveillance Stuart Mossman – Catch Up Saccades In Vestibular Neuritis – Useful Or Useless? Roderick Duncan - Update On Epilepsy Ian Rosemergy – Medicinal Cannabis In Epilepsy David Gow – Paraproteinemic Neuropathies Peter Bergin – New Epinet Data Andrew Chancellor - RT- QuIC In The Diagnosis Of CJD Justin Kao -2 Talks: Paraneoplastic Myopathy and Clinico-Pathological Correlation Tim Anderson - Parkinson’s Disease Luciana Pelosi - The Diagnostic Work-Up Of Ulnar Neuropathy In The Neurophysiology Laboratory: Electrophysiology And Ultrasound Correlates Of Clinical Severity Erin Coleman - Nivolumab Encephalitis Benson Chen - NMOSD With AQP4 Or MOG Antibodies: A Systematic Review
There will also be presentations on various research projects and case reports from the following:
Eileen McManus – First Seizure Clinic In Waikato DHB Eric Buenz – Lead Poisoning In Hunters Consuming Wild-Harvested Game. An Interesting Source Of Lead Poisoning.