AUSTRALASIAN DELIRIUM ASSOCIATION
Leading Delirium Research and Education
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Congratulations to the Melbourne organising Committee for a very successful
ADA DECLARED 2018 Conference
DECLARED 2018 Wrap up
The Melbourne Sub-Committee would like to sincerely thank all of the invited speakers, all the researchers, clinicians, and the whole delirium community for warmly supporting our conference in 2018.
The feedback received was overwhelmingly positive - we hope to see you at the next one in 2020!
Prof. Alasdair MacLullich
ADA Deliriumologist of the Year
for 2018 Melbourne DECLARED Conference
Best Platform Presentation by Nurse or Allied Health Professional
worth $1000 and free registration to DECLARED 2020 conference
Co-sponsored by University of Technology Sydney and ADA
|Jessica Tuck||‘Family caregiver intervention improves outcomes for patients with delirium’|
Best Platform Presentation Prize
worth $500 and free registration to DECLARED 2020 conference
Sponsored by ADA
|Anita Nitchingham||‘Assessment of cerebral glucose metabolism using FDG-PET in elderly patients with delirium versus cognitively intact acutely ill controls’|
Novel Delirium Research Demonstrating Improved Patient Care
Two prizes worth $500 each
Sponsored by Rotary Club of Eltham Victoria
Gizat M. Kassie
'Multicomponent interventions reduce high risk medication use in hopsitalised older adults'
'A phase II cluster randomised controlled trial of a multi-component non-pharmacological intervention to prevent delirium for in-patients with advanced cancer (The PRESERVE pilot study)'
Free registration at DECLARED 2020 conference
Sponsored by ADA
|Melanie Haley||'Delirium Management - Let's get physical'|
Also, well done to all the other abstract presenters who brought along their research and either presented on the platform or had posters on display, your efforts and enthusiasm for delirium research is greatly encouraged and the committee recognizes each and every contribution.
DECLARED 2018 Submitted Abstracts
** Area under construction **
The abstracts are listed by the surname of the author, followed by the title.
31 Oral Presentataions: OP1 - OP31
20 Poster Presentations: PP1 - PP20
Delirium 101 - The Essentials
Wednesday 5th September 2018 @1300 - 1700
This was a practical workshop on Wednesday afternoon. It was a rich and valuable learning experience.
The Workshop speakers are “giants” in the world of delirium knowledge and experience and include James Rudolf, Babar Ali Khan, Noll Campbell, Pratik Pandharipandhe and Rakesh Arora.
Pre-Conference Workshop speakers' bios