The ABEC 2021 webinar series will be delivered virtually, with the intent of each week exploring the themes of the five part webinar series. Each webinar will spotlight one of our Plenary Speakers who will provide an insight into their professional field and will share research, practical challenges encountered, developments and case studies within industry that help contribute and enhance how we re-imagine biomedical engineering for a post-pandemic world and beyond. As biomedical engineering evolves and adapts to the many challenges and rapid changes in the world, a focus on technology, medical enhancements, digital health and safety contributes to providing better solutions for human health enriching quality of life and for future generations.
The webinar series program is listed below:
Thurs 7 October, 12:00pm - 2:05pm: Clinical engineering evidence, maintenance and neuro engineering
Thurs 14 October, 5.00pm – 7.00pm: Clinical engineering and health technology management, digital health and cybersecurity
Thurs 21 October, 12:00pm - 2:05pm: Biomedical engineering, biosensors and wearables
Thurs 28 October, 12:00pm - 2:05pm: Biomedical engineering, biomechanics and computational bioengineering, surgical technology
Thurs 4 November, 12:00pm - 2:05pm: Biomaterials and tissue engineering
Please see below for further information on each speaker and their presentations for this session.
Gregg Suaning, University of Sydney PhD, MSc, BSc.
Progress towards restoring vision to the blind – the bionic eye
Professor Suaning pioneered visual prosthesis (bionic eye) research in Australia and has been contributing to the field for a quarter-century. This presentation describes the current status of the University of Sydney/University of NSW Phoenix99 implantable neuroprosthesis and the prognosis for this and similar technologies in the near future.
Establishing a medical asset nomenclature standard for NSW Health
Lael Lim, Health Infrastructure
Leveraging automated data analytics to inform clinical technology management
Anthony Mikhail, Sydney Local Health District (slhd)
Health IT impact on patient safety
Eric Woo, Ecri Berhad
Should you wish to attend all 5 sessions you will be able to select a session bundle which is buy 5 get 1 free!
5 sessions for $120 ($30 discount)
5 sessions for $200 ($50 discount)
Please follow the registration path to complete your registration bundle, the selection will pop up at the top of the page and should you have any issues contact the Webinar Organiser [email protected].
If you purchase the bundle and miss a webinar you can watch it post event on EA On Demand.
Please note if you registered for just one Session and change your mind hoping to add more, you are able to update your registration to add more sessions or even upgrade to the bundle pack (get one session free). Please just click the ‘Already registered’ button via the registration link to make any changes to your registration. This can be done at any point in time and you can also add sessions that have already taken place.
To view the full webinar program please click here.
- Non Members:
Engineers Australia Member Services
1300 653 113