National Conference 2018

12th Australian Aphasia Association National Conference

Aphasia Conference 2018“Onward & Upward”

Monday 26 & Tuesday 27 November 2018

Venue: Maroochy RSL, Maroochydore, Queensland
Address: Memorial Ave, Maroochydore, QLD 4558

The National Conference is for people with aphasia, their families and their supporters. It provides an opportunity to network and connect with others, share information and keep moving “Onward and Upward“.

We look forward to seeing you and your family, friends and supporters at the conference.

NOTE: Registrations close on the 16th November.

KEYNOTE Speakers

Professor Linda Worrall

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072
Australia

Sarah Scott

(recorded interview via Skype)
A young English woman, who had a stroke at 18yrs old and now lives with aphasia. Sarah is educating the world about aphasia via her YouTube Channel SymphUK. Her video clips have currently registered over 1.5 million views across 161 countries.

Performance

“Sing to the Beat Aphasia” Choir

Presentation

QSPEC – technology solutions for assisted living http://www.qspec.com.au/

For further information please contact:

Conference convenor: Wendy Hurley
Mobile: 0412 150 749
Email: whurley@westnet.com.au

Interested in presenting?
If you would like to present at the conference, please make a submission (no more than 250 words) outlining your presentation around the theme of “Onward and Upward”.