Day One

Achieving partnerships across the interfaces in science and healthcare – state, national and international perspectives

08:30 - 08:35

MC Address and Introduction

Dr Norman Swan

08:35 - 8:45

Welcome To Country

Professor Aunty Kerry Doyle, Professor Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Health, Western Sydney University, Sydney

08:45 - 09:00

Welcome address: "Leaders in partnership"

Conference Co-Chairs (Prof Ian Jacobs, Chair SPHERE, Vice Chancellor UNSW; Paul McClintock, Chairman, Sydney Health Partners & Director of St Vincent Health Australia; Michael DiRienzo, Chief Executive, Hunter New England Health LHD; Prof Steven Kanter, President and CEO at the AAHC)

09:00 - 09:15

Keynote Session 1

Chair: Prof Christopher Levi

08:45 - 09:00

Keynote address 1: Health policy and the value-based healthcare "agenda"

TBC

09:00 - 9:15

Keynote address 2: Academic health science partnerships – success factors for research translation in United States

Prof Sam Hawgood, Chancellor and the Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Distinguished Professor, The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), USA

09:15 - 09:30

Keynote address 3: How important is communications and stakeholder engagement in delivering value-based healthcare

Dr Michele Connolly, Co-Chair of the International Group for Indigenous Health Measurement (IGIHM), a four-country group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous researchers from Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the United States, under the auspices of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

09:30 - 09:50

Keynote address 4:
How academic health partnerships can improve indigenous health measurement and delivery

Prof Lisa Jackson Pulver, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Strategy and Services, The University of Sydney

09:50 - 10:10

Key note address 5:
AHSP – the Manchester model for innovation partnership and Insights for Australia

Prof Jackie Oldham, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Oxford Road Corridor (Manchester’s Innovation District) & Health Innovation Manchester; Director, Manchester Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology (MIMIT)

10:10 - 10:30

Keynote Address 6:
NSW perspectives on embedding research and healthcare

Dr Kerry Chant, Deputy Secretary, Population and Public Health and Chief Health Officer, NSW Health

10:30 - 11:00

Panel discussion: Policy directions will help build partnerships

Panel - Erica Kneipp, Jackie Oldham, Sam Hawgood, Kerry Chant, Vlado Perkovic

11:00 - 11:20

Morning Tea Break

11:20 - 13:20

Session 2. Incentives for partnership and measuring success in the “translation to practice and/or policy impact” mission – Focus on indigenous health and the cardiovascular mission

Chair: Prof Garry Jennings, Executive Director SHP

11:20 - 11:50

Keynote Address 7:
How is the MRFF being harnessed to drive research translation?

TBC

11:50 - 12:10

Plenary Lecture 1: How have the major UK funding bodies incentivised research translation?

Sir Prof John Savill, Executive Director, Melbourne Academic Center for Health, Melbourne

12:10 - 12:25

Plenary Lecture 2 - How is the Commonwealth measuring performance in translation to impact?

Erica Kneipp, Commonwealth Department of Health

12:25 - 13:20

Panel Discussion and action plan

Panellists: Prof Steve Wesslingh, Prof Gemma Figtree, Prof Alex Brown, Dr Michelle Connelly, Dr Tony Penna

13.20-14.00

Parallel Poster communication sessions
A. Highlights of the NSW Translational Research Grant Scheme
B. Highlights from the non-NSW Advanced Health Research Translation Centres and Centres for Innovation in Regional Health

13.20-14.00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Session 3: Interactive Session on value-based healthcare

Chair: Prof Christine Jorm, Executive Director NSW RHP

14:00 - 14:20

Keynote Address 8: Framing Piece

Elizabeth Koff

14:20 - 15:00

Panel Discussion and action plan: Measuring and managing low value, high cost healthcare

Panelists: Prof Bruce Robinson, Dr Nigel Lyons, Adam Elshag, Ainslie Cahill

14:00 – 15:00

Breakout parallel session: Young and emerging leaders for Health Partnerships (Master class)

Chair: Dr Sonu Bhaskar

15:20 - 17:20

Session 4
Bridging the interfaces acoss science, medicine & enterprise – How to build partnerships for translation between academia, healthcare and industry

Chair: Paul McClintock

15:20 - 15:25

Chair framing address

Paul McClintock, Board Member, St Vincent’s Health Network & SHP Chair

15:25 - 16:00

Keynote Address 9: UK perspectives on building partnerships between health, science and commerce

Prof Jackie Oldham

16:00 - 16:10

Plenary Lecture 3:
Academic health science partnerships – how best can med tech industry and academia collaborate

TBC

16:10 -16:20

Plenary Lecture 4 - AHSP – what does healthcare want to see?

Stewart Dowrick, CEO Mid North Coast LHD

16:20 -16:30

Plenary lecture 5 – The Oxford perspectives on academic health partnerships

Prof Gary Ford

16:30 - 17:20

Panel discussion and action plan: Effective processes for linking discovery and innovation across the disciplines.

Anne O’Neil, Garry Jennings, Nigel Lovell, Andrew Montague, Tim Shaw, Nigel Lovell, Jackie Oldham

17:20

Close of Day 1

Dr Norman Swan

17:30 - 19:00

Welcome Reception Drinks