10th Greek Australian Legal and Medical Conference
Mykonos, Greece, May-June 2005

Professional Programme 2005

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Sunday May 29th 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
8.30 - 16.30 ISLAND TOUR
19.00 - 20.00 OPENING CEREMONY
20.00 - 22.30 WELCOME COCKTAIL FUNCTION
Monday May 30th 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
09.15 - 09.30 HOUSEKEEPING
09.30 - 10.30 Dame Sian Elias KEYNOTE ADDRESS
10.30 - 11.00 MORNING TEA
11.00 - 11.30 "Law and Medicine in the New Europe"
11.30 - 12.00 Professor Constantin Soldatos "Psychological Effects of Natural Disasters"
12.00 - 12.30 Professor T.John Martin "Embryonic Stem Cells - Ethics, Myths and Realities"
12.30 - 13.00 Professor James Tatoulis "Ethical Dilemmas in Affairs of the Heart"
13.00 - 14.45 LUNCH
14.45 - 16.00 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS
1.Professional Issue Discussion "Are Ethics and the Law Impeding Medical Research"
2. Greek Dancing & Language Workshop
3. Greek Cooking Workshop
4. Health Spa Options
16.00 - 17.00 VIDEO SCREENING
17.30 - 22.30 Cultural Night with Mayorís Reception under the Windmills plus Chora dine-around
Tuesday May 31st 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
08-00 - 09.00 DONTAS FELLOWSHIP PRESENTATIONS
09.15 - 09.30 HOUSEKEEPING
09.30 - 10.30 Professor Fiona Stanley KEYNOTE ADDRESS
" From Obscurity to Andrew Denton in 12 months: Using the Australian of the Year Award to improve Child Health and Well Being"
10.30 - 11.00 MORNING TEA
11.00 - 11.30 Dennis Wheelahan QC "Medical Indemnity Crisis: A crisis for practitioners or patients"
11.30 - 12.00 Dr Tom Hugh "The Demand for Increased Physician Accountability - Where does it come from?"
12.00 - 12.30 Prof. Ismiri Androulidaki "The Legal Rights of a Patient to his Medical File"
12.30 - 13.00 Dr Tony Buzzard "A Quarter of a Century in the Witness Box: A Survivor's Perspective"
13.00 - 14.45 LUNCH
14.45 - 16.00 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS
1. Professional Issue- Current Issues in Medical Negligence
2. Greek Cooking Workshop
3. Health Spa Options
16.00 - 16.30 FREE TIME OR HEALTH SPA OPTIONS
16.30 - 20.30 CULTURAL & WINE WALKING TOUR
19.45 - 23.30 Platys Yialos Dine Around
Wednesday June 1st 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
08.30 - 18.30 CRUISE TO SYROS
EVENING AT LEISURE
Thursday June 2nd 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
08.00 - 09.00 BREAKFAST WORKSHOP
" Practice Management"
09.15 - 09.30 HOUSEKEEPING
09.30 - 10.30 Chester Porter QC and
Dr Tony Raymond
"Law and Forensic Science in the Criminal Trial Process The Lindy Chamberlain Case."
10.30 - 11.00 MORNING TEA
11.00 - 11.30 Dr Richard Neave "Iíve made up my mind so donít confuse me with the facts!" (Forensic Image Comparison of the Face)
11.30 - 12.00 Professor Graham Burrows "The Psychiatric Trauma of People in Courts"
12.00 - 12.30 Professor Barbara McDonald "Dangerous Liaisons and the Family Doctor: Care, Confidentiality and Consent"
12.30 - 13.00 Mrs Joan Dwyer "How should we use Expert Medical Evidence to assist in fact-finding?"
13.00 - 14.45 LUNCH
14.45 - 16.00 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS
1. Professional Issue Evidence/Expert Witness Workshop
2. Greek Dancing and Language Workshop
3. Greek Cooking Workshop
4. Health Spa Options
16.00 - 16.30 FREE TIME OR HEALTH SPA OPTIONS
16.30 - 19.00 VIDEO SCREENING
19.00 - 22.30 EVENING AT LEISURE AT LOCAL TAVERNAS
Friday June 3rd 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
08.00 - 09.00 Professor The Hon John H Phillips BREAKFAST SESSION
"Death in Sicily: The Judge Falcone Murder"
09.15 - 09.30 HOUSEKEEPING
09.30 - 10.30 Mr Steve Karas Migration Review - Moot Tribunal/Panel
10.30 - 11.00 MORNING TEA
11.00 - 11.30 Mrs Niki Goulandris "Asclepieia: Ancient Greek Medical Centres"
11.30 - 12.30 Justice Anthony Whealy "Reviewing the Impact of Tort Reform at a State and National Level"
12.00 - 12.30 Professor Mohd Ahangar "Tort Liability for Unwanted Pregnancy: Reflections on Rees"
12.30 - 13.00 Ms Agni Kortsidaki "Wrongful Life and Wrongful Birth: Do you Sue for Being Alive"
13.00 - 14.45 LUNCH
14.45 - 16.00 GREAT DEBATE
"Law & Medicine: A Dangerous Liaison?"
16.00 - 16.30 CLOSING CEREMONY
16.30 - 19.00 FREE TIME OR HEALTH SPA OPTIONS
20.00 - 23.00

CONFERENCE DINNER

Saturday June 4th 2005
TIME SPEAKER LECTURE/EVENT
10.15 - 15.00 DELOS CRUISE - HALF DAY TOUR

Copyright 2005. Greek/Australian International Legal and Medical Conference.
For more information contact Jenny Crofts at jennycrofts@ozemail.com.au