3dMedAu17 Scientific Program

3d Med Symposium 2017 – Scientific Program

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This year’s program includes an exciting array of talented speakers covering engaging topics in 3d modelling, visualisation and 3d printing with exciting speakers from across Victoria and interstate.

Subjects include clinical applications of 3d printing in direct patient care, the use of virtual reality, sociological impacts of 3d modelling in medicine, and translational and implementation challenges in 3d printed prostheses.

The Symposium will be opened by our honoured guest, Mr Frank McGuire MP, Parliamentary Secretary for Medical Research and State Member for Broadmeadows.

0825Welcome AddressJason Chuen, Austin Health
0830Opening AddressMr Frank McGuire MP
Synthesis: Procedural Interventions 
08403d reconstruction in head and neck cancer: specific needs and challengesElizabeth Sigston, ENT surgeon, Monash Health
3d modelling in hepatobiliary surgeryGraham Starkey, Liver transplant surgeon, Austin Health
3d printing at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne: from pre-operative planning to cerebral aneurysms to liver resectionsEric Yong, Radiologist, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
3d printing in radiation oncologyEka Moseshvilli, Radiation Oncologist, Olivia Newton John Cancer & Wellness Centre
Panel DiscussionChair: David Ackland
The integration of 3d printing into hospital workflowsAshok Ilankovan, Materialise NV
1040Morning Tea
 Fusion: Engineering and Medicine 
1100A 3d-printed prosthetic joint replacement for the human temporomandibular joint: implant design considerations and early clinical resultsDavid Ackland, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Melbourne
A novel 3-dimensional EMG informed model of neuro-musculoskeletal function of the human shoulder to study pathological conditionsAzadeh Kian, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Melbourne
A Computer-Based Model of Above Knee Amputees to Evaluate Gait MechanicsVahidreza Jafari Harandi, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Melbourne
Just-In-Time design and additive manufacture of patient-specific orthopaedic implants using selective laser melting technologyDarpan Shidid, RMIT, Department of Engineering
3d printing to improve haemodialysis vascular accessTracie Barber, Faculty of Engineering, The University of New South Wales
Panel discussionChair: Ian Chao
 Evolution: Society, Simulation and Beyond 
1330Regulatory issues in medical 3d printingElizabeth McGrath, Director of Conformity Assessment, Medical Devices, Therapeutic Goods Administration
3d printing – the good, the bad and the uglyIan Chao, Anaesthetist, Austin Health & Eastern Health
3d Med meets Society: reporting on a workshop considering the interface of practice and socio-legal-ethical risk practicalitiesLuke Heemsbergen, School of Social & Political Sciences, The University of Melbourne
Virtual reality for mental healthGreg Wadley, Department of Computing and Information Systems, The University of Melbourne
Exploring Virtual Reality to provide group music therapy for people with quadriplegiaJanette Tamplin, Research Fellow in Music Therapy, The University of Melbourne
Creating hand simulators for hand surgery training using 3d printingRaf Ratinam, Monash Health
Panel discussionChair: Elizabeth Sigston
Closing address and discussion Jason Chuen, Austin Health
1600Afternoon Tea

We look forward to seeing you there – don’t forget to register!