Victorian Cancer Malnutrition Collaborative Community of Practice

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Michal Szental Room, Level 7, Lecture Theatre C

Peter MaCallum Cancer Centre

305 Grattan Street

Parkville, Victoria 3000

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The Victorian Cancer Malnutrition Collaborative will host a FREE Community of Practice event at the VCCC in Parkville.

This event provides a forum for participants to interact, share their practice and deepen their knowledge of nutrition care in cancer, and assist in guiding state-wide nutrition projects.

September theme: Importance of effective multidisciplinary collaboration

1:45- 2:00 Arrival- Collect your FREE coffee voucher from us prior to event commencement

2:00- 2:05 Welcome and introduction- Jenelle Loeliger, VCMC Program Oversight/Head of Nutrition & Speech Pathology, Peter Mac

2:05- 2:15 Project Update: Cultural Adaptation of the MST and associated resources- Emma McKie, Project Officer, Peter Mac & Jane Stewart, Project Manager, Peter Mac

2:15-2:20 Malnutrition Point Prevalence Study 2018- Belinda Steer, Project Manager/Head of Nutrition & Speech Pathology, Peter Mac

2:20-2:40 A multidisciplinary approach to the management of cancer cachexia- Kate Van Berkel, Dietitian, Barwon Health & Meg Harrison, Nurse Practitioner, Barwon Health

2:40-2:50 Multidisciplinary outpatient Allied Health Prehabilitation at Peter Mac- Jess Crowe, Senior Physiotherapist, Peter Mac

2:50-3:00 Integrating primary care practitioners into MDMs- Sally Butzjueven, Senior Project Officer Cancer Services, Western Health

3:00- 3:25 Afternoon Tea + Networking

3:25- 3:40 Project Update: Optimising the Cancer Nutrition Pathway- Sarah Dewar, Project Officer, Peter Mac & Jenelle Loeliger, Project Manager, Peter Mac

3:40-4:25 Mastermind session- Round table brainstorming of project/nutrition issues- Today's discussion: Sneak peek of the new 'Optimising the cancer nutrition' pathway and your opportunity to shape it!

4:25- 4:30 Closing- Jenelle Loeliger, VCMC Program Oversight/Head of Nutrition & Speech Pathology, Peter Mac

Web-conferencing ability will be available for regional and rural community members. For details and further information, please email VCMC@petermac.org

Wednesday 11th September

Workshop: 1:45-4:30pm

Afternoon tea will be provided

VCCC Michal Szental Room, Level 7, Lecture Theatre C

305 Grattan Street, Parkville

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Michal Szental Room, Level 7, Lecture Theatre C

Peter MaCallum Cancer Centre

305 Grattan Street

Parkville, Victoria 3000

Australia

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