City Health 2019 - Australia - Programme Overview

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Thursday, 3 October 2019
City Health International
9:00 - 11:00
Plenary: Opening Session and Plenary 1
COROMANDEL PLACE
Presenter
Alex Wodak
BIO Australia
History and development of harm reduction
Presenter
David Sweanor
BIO Canada
Ethical issues of harm reduction
Presenter
Geoff Gallop
BIO Australia
Political issues and sensitivities surrounding harm reduction
Presenter
Julie Bates
BIO Australia
Harm reduction from the trenches: people who use drugs, sex workers and community action
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Track 1: Safer drug use
COROMANDEL PLACE
Parallel 1
Challenges in establishing supervised injecting rooms
Parallel 2
New Kids on The Block – naloxone, pill testing and tobacco harm reduction
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Track 2: Harm reduction – it’s not just about drugs
HARDWARE LANE
Parallel 3
What makes for effective consumer advocacy?
Parallel 4
The role of science in making policy
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Track 3: Vulnerable groups, law and HR
SOUTHERN CROSS
Parallel 5
HR for vulnerable populations
Parallel 6
Can the law and criminal justice organisations contribute to enhancing harm reduction
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Plenary 2: Glass half full – public debate
COROMANDEL PLACE
Chair
TBC
18:00 - 19:30
Reception: Reception
Friday, 4 October 2019
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Plenary 3: Harm Reduction in all policies
COROMANDEL PLACE
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Track 4: tba
HARDWARE LANE
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Session: Closing Debate
COROMANDEL PLACE
Chair
TBC
Lecture
Fiona Patten
BIO Australia
Alison Chesney and Eddie Killoran Lecture