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Festival Programme

Health Science in Action

10.00am – 11.00am
Paul Medeiros: Demonstrating basic Life support in a community setting and the use of an automated external defibrillator

Andrew Shand Health Protection: Hand hygiene practices; Radiation detection using a Geiger Counter; Noise detection using a noise meter

11.30am – 12.30pm
Emma Guglietta Cardiac Physiologists- Device Specialists: Implanted pacemakers and defibrillators; Demonstrations of programming and how the device works

Ellen Jones Intravenous Clinical Nurse Specialist: Demonstrating how patients will be cared for during and intravenous infusion

1.00pm – 2.00pm
Debbie Cragg MRT – Medical Radiation Technologist – Different types of imaging for the same part of the body
Eg. Skull x-ray, MRI scan of the brain, computed tomography of the head

2.00pm – 3.00pm
Kate Hall Dental therapist – Demystifying aspects of decay and dental care in children

Wall Street Mall, 211 George Street, Dunedin


Booking not required.

This event is wheelchair accessible.

Wed13 July 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM