University of Sydney and Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District, Australia
Talk : Childhood Injury Prevention – clinician led research as a driver of change
Professor Kate Curtis has been an Emergency Nurse since 1994, is Professor of Emergency and Trauma Nursing at the University of Sydney, Clinical Nurse Consultant Emergency at the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District and an honorary professorial fellow at the George Institute for Global Health.
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Kate’s translational research program focuses on improving the way we deliver care to patients and their families, and has attracted more than $4 million funding. Kate is the world’s most published author in the field of Trauma and Emergency nursing, has mentored more than 40 clinicians in research projects and was the 2019 Australian nurse of the year.
HEAL Trafficking: Health, Education, Advocacy, Linkage, USA
Hanni Stoklosa, MD, MPH is an Emergency Physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Center for Health and Human Rights and an Institute of Medicine American Board of Emergency Medicine Policy Fellow.
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Her work seeks to advance research and policy on the health needs of human trafficking victims, globally and locally. She is co-founder of HEAL (Health, Education, Advocacy, Linkages) Trafficking (HEALtrafficking.org), an international network of professionals combating human trafficking from a public health perspective and has worked in a diversity of settings including Australia, China, Egypt, Guatemala, India, Liberia, Nepal, Kazakhstan, the Philippines, South Sudan, Taiwan, and Thailand.
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