Friday 15 November

7.30am

REGISTRATION

PLENARY SESSION 5:

Neurogenic bladder

Chairperson:

TBC

8.30am – 10.30am

8.30am – 8.50am

Sacral neuromodulation in neurogenic overactive bladder: what is the evidence?

Keynote Speaker: A/Prof Cristiano Gomes

8.50am – 9.10am

Indwelling catheter management in spinal cord injury patients and troubleshooting

Invited Speaker: Ms Catherine Byrne

9.10am – 9.30am

Sexual health – male erectile dysfunction & fertility management in spinal cord injury

Invited Speaker: Dr Darren Katz

9.30am – 9.50am

Male stress incontinence in spinal cord injury

Keynote Speaker: A/Prof Cristiano Gomes

9.50am – 10.10pm

Neurologist update on multiple sclerosis treatment

Invited Speaker: A/Prof Anneke Van Der Walt

10.10am – 10.30am

Barriers to uptake of intermittent self-catheters in multiple sclerosis patients: a nurse’s perspective

Keynote Speaker: Prof Mandy Fader

10.30am – 11.00am

MORNING TEA

PLENARY SESSION 6:

Transition

Chairperson: TBC

PLENARY SESSION 7:

UGSA

Chairperson: TBC

11.00am – 11.20am

Neurogenic and anatomical lifelong conditions

Invited Speaker: A/Prof Chris Kimber

11.20am – 11.40am

The management of incontinence in the adolescent female

Invited Speaker: Dr Caroline Dowling

11.40am – 12.00pm

Transitional urology from the patient’s perspective: issues, challenges and benefits

Invited Speaker: Dr Rob Coleman

12.00pm – 12.20pm

PTSD and the impact on health engagement and insight

Invited Speaker: Dr Tony McHugh

12.20pm – 12.27pm

Abstract: The impact of pelvic floor disorders on exercise in women Ms Jodie Dakic

12.27pm – 12.34pm

Abstract: Continence and acquired  brain injury: improving independence and reducing cost of care

Dr Angelita Martini

12.34pm – 12.41pm

Abstract: The effect of pelvic floor muscle interventions on pelvic floor dysfunction after gynaecological cancer treatment: a systematic review

Ms Robyn Brennen

12.41pm – 12.48pm

Abstract: Feasibility of pre-prostatectomy functional pelvic floor muscle training

Ms Alesha Sayner

11.00am – 11.20am

Why we have been wrong about the SUI cause – revoking the hammock hypothesis

Keynote Speaker: Dr John Delancey

11.20am – 11.40am

Should we be performing concurrent incontinence surgery with prolapse surgery – what about the burch/ pubovaginal sling?

Invited Speaker: Dr Ruchi Singh

11.40am – 12.00pm

Is the grass greener on the other side? Complications of surgery for SUI

Invited Speaker: Dr John Short 

12.00pm – 12.20pm

Value of urodynamics prior to surgery – evidence for and against

Invited Speaker: Dr Alex Mowat

12.20pm – 1.00pm

Debate: ‘All women should have physiotherapy prior to surgery for stress urinary incontinence/prolapse’

For                                 Against

- Ms Elise Fraser         –   Dr Marcus Carey

- Dr Lin Li Ow         – Ms Elizabeth Thomas 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.00pm – 2.00pm

LUNCH

PLENARY SESSION 8:

New and emerging trends

Chairperson: TBC

PLENARY SESSION 9:

UGSA

Chairperson: TBC

2.00pm – 2.20pm

Inflammatory bowel disease – updates on new treatments

Invited Speaker: Dr Emily Wright

2.20pm – 2.40pm

Faecal transplantation: its current and emerging role in gut conditions

Invited Speaker: Dr Chamara Basnayake

2.40pm – 3.00pm

Psychology – approaching evidence in hypnotherapy

Invited Speaker: Dr Simone Peters

3.00pm – 3.07pm

Abstract: Pharmacokinetics of oestriol cream using quantitative liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry

Dr Nevine Te West

3.07pm – 3.14pm

Abstract: Impact of defecation posture modifying device on the anorectal angle

Dr Mugdha Kulkarni

2.00pm – 2.20pm

Pessaries – the good, the bad and the ugly: guidelines for use

Invited Speaker: Dr Lin Li Ow

2.20pm – 2.40pm

Increased tone in the pelvic floor muscles: is it real and can it be treated?

Invited Speaker: A/Prof Helena Frawley

2.40pm – 3.00pm

Recurrent prolapse – what is the best management? Tips and tricks

Invited Speaker: Dr John Short

3.00pm – 3.15pm

What about vaginal lasers?
Invited Speaker: Dr Alex Mowat

3.15pm – 3.30pm

Burch and pubovaginal sling techniques – video presentation

Invited Speaker: Dr Marcus Carey

 

 

 

3.30pm – 4.00pm

AFTERNOON TEA

PLENARY SESSION 10:

Aspects of research translation

Chairperson:

TBC

4.00pm – 5.30pm

4.00pm – 4.30pm

How Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) surgery can be improved: are we there yet?

Keynote Speaker: Dr John DeLancey

4.30pm – 4.50pm

Motility of the bowel

Invited Speaker: A/Prof Phil Dinning

4.50pm – 5.10pm

How muscarinic antagonists work on the overactive bladder: it’s not how you think!

Invited Speaker: Prof Russ Chess-Williams

5.10pm – 5.30pm

Assessment of the pelvic floor: how to identify a muscular component in pelvic floor dysfunction

Invited Speaker: A/Prof Helena Frawley

5.30pm

PROGRAM CONCLUDES

7.00pm

PRE-DINNER DRINKS

7.30pm – 12.00am

CONFERENCE GALA DINNER: Grand Ballroom, Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

 

 

 

 

  

Program is subject to change