Selected Papers and Presentations
15th Greek/Australian International Legal and Medical Conference
Thessaloniki 31st May-6th June 2015
Monday Morning Sessions
Ebola virus disease – how infectious diseases expose inequities in healthcare.
Professor Lyn Gilbert
Without reasonable cause? : Refusal to undergo a diagnostic medical procedure for the purposes of medical negligence litigation and the coercive powers of the court.
Ms Elizabeth Kennedy
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A Forensic Pathologist’s Guide to Eating Fish
Professor David Williams
Preventing liver cancer: where science and society meet
Professor Geoffrey Farrell
Legal Keynote Address
Developments in the law of medical negligence over the last 30 years
The Hon Justice Susan Kiefel AC
Monday Afternoon Sessions
The Practice of Delivering Health and Justice in Regional and Remote Western Australia: Driving down the same dusty road together.
Magistrate Deen Potter with Ms Phillipa Potter
Tuesday Morning Sessions
Tax & Business Workshop
Mr John Paolacci
How orthodoxy killed George Washington
Professor Gordon Whyte
Should we obtain informed consent for vaginal birth
Professor Andrew Korda
Mathematics, its fascination and influence
Professor Doreen Thomas
The Syrian war: consequences for Australia
The Hon Anthony Whealy QC
Cultural Keynote Address
Thursday Morning Sessions
Are Australians getting full value from the personal data collected on their behalf?
Professor John Mathews AM
How to mismanage organisations: a guide to mediocrity
Professor Gabriël Moens
The Australian product safety system: aligning trauma data, public policy and the legal system
Professor Joan Ozanne-Smith
Probing Prometheus: Who is Liable if Liver Cancer results from failure to screen Greeks and at risk Australians for Hepatitis B?
Dr Christopher Leung
Friday Morning Sessions
The media, institutions and professional practice
The Hon Justice Gregory Garde A.O. RFD QC
Health Care effects of the financial crisis and its management, in Greece.
Associate Professor Dr Yannis Zervas
Greek children and families in the throes of the crisis.
Professor Gerasimos Kolaitis
Community welfare in ancient Greece.
Dr Cleo Dontas
Reflections on a Quarter-Century of Conferences
Mr Alan Vassie
Keynote Medical Presentation