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SCHN Global Children's Health Showcase

SCHN Global Children's Health

Thursday, 11 October 2018 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm (AEDT)

SCHN Global Children's Health Showcase

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We would be delighted if you could join us for the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network (SCHN) Global Children’s Health Showcase.


As you will see from the program, we will be hearing from speakers touching on a wide range of activities in which staff of SCHN are involved in partnership with other organisations. We will be sharing the framework for future work of SCHN in supporting children’s health globally.


All SCHN staff and those involved and interested in global health of children are welcome to attend.


If you are unable to attend but wish to be a part of this initiative please email





SCHN Global Children’s Health Showcase

Celebrating SCHN clinical outreach and capacity building


Thursday 11 October 2018

Lorimer Dods Lecture Theatre

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead (CHW)



SCHN Global Children’s Health vision

Sharing the framework for the network’s contribution to the health of children globally

Speaker:   Mary McCaskill, Executive Director SCHN


Sydney Global Child Health Network (SGCHN)

Brief overview of this research network and linkage with the SCHN Global initiative

Speaker:   Ben Marais, SGCHN Coordinator, The University of Sydney


Sydney Child Health Program

The impact of teaching paediatric care to clinicians across the world

Speaker:   Kathryn Currow,  Former Director of Sydney Child Health Program


Working on children’s healthcare in Laos

Clinical care and teaching clinicians in an environment with a different level of resources

Speaker:   Arjun Rao, Emergency Physician SCHN


Supporting clinicians in Fiji

Children’s health in paradise – addressing inequity

Speaker:   Sue Woolfenden, Community Paediatrician SCHN, University of New South Wales


Treating bone dysplasias in Vietnam

Learning and teaching with an NGO

Speaker:   Craig Munns, Endocrinologist SCHN


Next steps on the path ahead and closure

Speaker:   Debra Cutler, SCHN Director of Nursing, Midwifery and Education


Discussion and networking

An opportunity for participants to gather and discuss ideas and opportunities



Have questions about SCHN Global Children's Health Showcase? Contact SCHN Global Children's Health

When & Where

Lorimer Dods Lecture Theatre
The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Corner Hawkesbury Road and Hainsworth Street
Westmead, NSW 2145

Thursday, 11 October 2018 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm (AEDT)

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