Paediatric Refugee Health Conference 2014

 DVD set comprises live recordings of a major conference on Refugee Child Health held at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead on 19 May 2014.

The major speakers are:

Gillian Triggs, International Lawyer, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission and previously Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Sydney

David Manne, Human Rights Lawyer, Executive Director of the Refugee & Immigration Legal Centre (RILC)

Robert Tickner, Chief Executive Officer of Australian Red Cross, previously Federal Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Affairs from 1990-6

Mark Isaacs, Author of “The Undesirables”, describing his time working on Nauru

Georgie Paxton, Head of Immigrant Health at Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne    

Ben Marais, Paediatric Infectious Disease Physician and WHO expert on childhood tuberculosis

Richard Bryant, Director  of Traumatic Stress Clinic, Westmead Hospital, expert in the management of traumatic stress reactions in civilians, indigenous peoples, and refugees.

Mitchell Smith, Director of the NSW Refugee Health Service.


Additional Information


ISBN 10:

Audience:  Professionals

Format:   DVD

Language: English

Date published:  2014

Publisher:  The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Country of publication:  Australia

Various Speakers