Student networking and education sessions

Student Networking and Inter-Professional Sessions (SNIPS) are relaxed sessions to learn and meet students from other universities and disciplines.

SNIPS are held regularly in Alice Springs in Central Australia and Darwin in the Top End. If you are located in Tennant Creek, Nhulunbuy or Katherine, you can present or participate via videoconference.
 

SNIPS Central Australia (Alice Springs)

SNIPS (Central Australia) is held regularly in Alice Springs.
Visit the Centre for Remote Health website for more details. 
 

SNIPS Top End (Darwin)

SNIPS (Top End) is held fortnightly in the Flinders University building at Royal Darwin Hospital. Come along for tea or coffee and listen to speakers talk about their profession or experience in the Northern Territory. Bookings are not required.

These sessions also provide a forum for students who would are required to do presentations for their placement or who would like to share their own experiences.

Email the placement team at FNT.placements@flinders.edu.au if you are interested in presenting at one of these sessions, or to receive notification of future sessions.

 

2019 sessions

DateTimeTopicPresenter
Wed 6 Feb 12:00 - 1:00pm Lipoedema or Lymphoedema (PDF 74KB) Susan Witt, Occupational Therapist,
Top End Health Service
Wed 20 Feb 12:00 - 1:00pm Role of Medical Imaging at Royal Darwin Hospital (PDF 75KB) Kym Reid, Tutor Radiographer, 
Top End Health Service
Wed 6 Mar 12:00 - 1:00pm The Itchy & Scratchy Show (PDF 106KB) Irene O'Meara and Hannah Woerle
One Disease
Wed 20 Mar 12:00 - 1:00pm Role of ATSI Health Practitioners in Healthcare (PDF 72KB) Iris Raye, A/Chief Aboriginal Health Practitioner, Department of Health
Wed 27 Mar 12:00 - 1:00pm P & O - more than just a cruise line (PDF 154KB) Steve Quach, Prosthetist / Orthotist,
Top End Health Service
Wed 3 Apr 12:00 - 1:00pm Role of Occupational Therapy in Burns Rehab (PDF 72KB) Bree Ryan, Occupational Therapist,
Top End Health Service
Wed 17 Apr 12:00 - 1:00pm Wound Management (PDF 72KB) Toni McCormack, CNC Wound Management, Top End Health Service
Wed 1 May 12:00 - 1:00pm SNIPS to make you SMILE (PDF 84KB) Dr Mohan Kandasamy, A/Clinical Manager, Oral Heatlh, Top End Health Service
Wed 15 May 12:00 - 1:00pm Millie the Mammovan-Breast-Bowel-Cervical (PDF 73KB) Dr Lorraine Lydiard and Debbie Jagoe
Wed 19 Jun 12:00 - 1:00pm Pharmacy Services at RDH (PDF 73KB) Julie Tran, Pharmacist, Royal Darwin Hospital
Wed 26 Jun 12:00 - 1:00pm Physio in the NT (PDF 73KB) Sue Wallace, Senior Physiotherapist, Royal Darwin Hospital

 

2018 sessions

DateTimeTopicPresenter
Wed 14 Feb 12:00 - 1:00pm Centre for Disease Control: Something for Everyone (PDF 182KB) Dr Vicki Krause, Director, CDC
Wed 28 Feb 12:00 - 1:00pm TeamHEALTH – Supporting your mental health journey (PDF 85KB) Olivia Jarnell, Team Leader, TeamHEALTH
Fri 16 Mar 12:00 - 1:00pm Nutrition in Remote Top End Communities (PDF 83KB) Lara Stoll, Public Health Nutritionist/ Dietician, Top End Health Service
Wed 28 Mar 12:00 - 1:00pm Drugs Day Out: Pharmacology overview with Dr Tan (PDF 83KB) Dr Yean Yeow Tan, CDU
Wed 11 Apr 12:00 - 1:00pm Working in Remote: Is it a good fit for you? (PDF 282KB) Narelle Campbell, Flinders NT
Wed 18 Apr 12:00 - 1:00pm What is it like working as a graduate in the NT (PDF 282KB) Narelle Campbell, Flinders NT
Wed 9 May 12:00 - 1:00pm Burns Rehabilitation in the Top End (PDF 365KB) Jennifer O'Neill, Occupational Therapist, Royal Darwin Hospital
Wed 23 May 12:00 - 1:00pm Pathways for an Acute Charcot Neuroarthropathy (PDF 280KB) Sally Lamond, Prosthetics, Orthotics & Podiatry Department
Royal Darwin Hospital
Wed 6 Jun 12:00 - 1:00pm Communicating with clients with Dementia (PDF 77KB) Klem Hedenig, Dementia Australia
Wed 20 Jun 12:00 - 1:00pm Rural and Remote Healthcare Practice. Is it a career killer? (PDF 77KB) Leigh Moore, Flinders NT
Wed 4 Jul 12:00 - 1:00pm The Itchy & Scratchy Show (PDF 366KB) Irene O'Meara & Hannah Woerle
One Disease
Wed 18 Jul 12:00 - 1:00pm Nutritional Requirements - Renal Disease (PDF 293KB) Christine West, Renal Dietician
Top End Health Service
Fri 3 Aug 12:00 - 1:00pm SNIPS to make you SMILE (PDF 73KB) Dr Mohan Kandasamy
A/Clinical Manager, Oral Health
Top End Health Service
Fri 17 Aug 12:00 - 1:00pm Lessons Learned from Cyclone Marcus (PDF 81KB) Xavier Schobben, Director Environmental Health 
Wed 29 Aug 12:00 - 1:00pm P & O: not just a cruise line (PDF 103KB) Steven Quach, Prosthetist/Orthotist
Top End Health Service
Wed 14 Sep 12:00 - 1:00pm Viral Hepatitis (PDF 67KB) Dr Jane Davies
Infectious Diseases & General Medicine Physician, Royal Darwin Hospital
Wed 26 Sep 12:00 - 1:00pm The Importance of Independent, Unbiased Education Sessions (PDF 68KB) Dr Alice Gilbert
Senior Clinical Pharmacist
Top End Health Service
Fri 12 Oct 12:00 - 1:00pm Hearing Services in the Territory (PDF 119KB) Kerry Bell and Sarah Wallis, Audiologists
Top End Health Service
Wed 24 Oct  12:00 - 1:00pm Cognitive Assessments (PDF 72KB) Kerry Bell and Sarah Wallis, Audiologists
Top End Health Service
Fri 2 Nov 12:00 - 1:00pm Roles and Responsibilities of an Elder on Campus (PDF 72KB) Veronica McClintic, Elder on Campus
Flinders NT
Fri 23 Nov  12:00 - 1:00pm Day in the Life of Physiotherapist (PDF 72KB) Sue Wallace & Hanna Quayle, Physiotherapists
Top End Health Service