The St Vincent’s Foundation Webinar Series features a range of St Vincent’s Hospital specialists and external guest speakers who present topics focused on their area of expertise. The recordings of past webinars can be found here.
Cracking the code: Innovation for a gender equal future
Hosted by: Kate McGrath, Nine News Chief of Staff
Presented by: A/Prof Claudia Di Bella, St Vincent’s Orthopaedic Surgeon and Dr Elizabeth Paratz, St Vincent’s Cardiologist
Recorded: Thursday 9 March 2023
Managing and Avoiding Headaches
Presented by: Associate Professor Lauren Sanders, clinical neurologist at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne and Co-Secretary of the Australian and New Zealand Headache Society.
Recorded: Thursday 13 October 2022
The Future of Cancer Care
Presented by: Professor Hang Quach, Director of Clinical Haematology Service and Clinical Haematology Research at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
Recorded: Thursday 14 July 2022
Presented by: St Vincent’s Cardiologist, Associate Professor André La Gerche, and Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Melbourne, Dr Andrew Newcomb.
Recorded: Wednesday 11 May 2022
Nursing during the Pandemic ... How Nurses can change the World
Presented by: Kathryn Connor, Nurse Unit Manager, Neurosurgery Ward, St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne
Recorded: Wednesday 23 February 2022
Why Engineering is the Future of Medicine
Presented by: Dr Erol Harvey, CEO ACMD, and Dr Alan Finkel AO, former Chief Scientist of Australia.
Recorded: Thursday 14 October 2021.
The Challenges and Opportunities for Ageing Well
Presented by: Dr Richard Kane, Clinical Director of Geriatric Medicine, Home & Community Services at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.
Recorded: Tuesday 28 September 2021.
Understanding the Nature of Addiction and how you can free yourself from it
Presented by: Associate Professor Yvonne Bonomo, Director, Department of Addiction, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
Recorded: Wednesday 28 July 2021.
How to Protect and Enhance your Eyesight
Presented by: Associate Professor Michael Coote, Glaucoma Specialist, St Vincent’s Private Hospital, East Melbourne
Recorded: Wednesday 30 June 2021.
The Age of the Pandemic ... and what the future holds for us
Presented by: Dr Jonathan Darby, Infectious Diseases Physician, St Vincent’s Public and Private Hospitals, Melbourne
Recorded: Wednesday 26 May 2021.
Living well with arthritis and what to do if you can't
Presented by: Mr Nathan White, Orthopaedic Surgeon, St Vincent’s Private Hospital, East Melbourne
Recorded: Wednesday 21 April 2021.
Understanding Palliative Care & Caritas Christi Update
Presented by: Andrew Crettenden, Project Director, St Vincent's Hospital and Associate Professor Mark Boughey, Director of Palliative Medicine, St Vincent’s Hospital
Recorded: Wednesday 24 March 2021.
Exercise - a powerful indicator of heart function and health
Presented by: Associate Professor André La Gerche, Cardiologist at St Vincent’s Heart Centre
Recorded: Wednesday 10 February 2021.
Note and apology: the audio is missing from the first 2 minutes of the presentation.
Love Your St Vincent's Virtual Christmas Concert
Presented by: Dr Jonathon Welch AM, St Vincent’s Foundation Ambassador
Recorded: Wednesday 2 December 2020
Sleep in the time of COVID
Presented by: Dr Andrew Kyoong, Director of Sleep Medicine, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Department of Respiratory & Sleep Medicine
Recorded: Wednesday 28 October 2020
Robotics and 3D Printing: the new Era of Surgery
Presented by: Associate Professor Claudia Di Bella, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne Orthopaedic Surgeon and researcher at ACMD.
Recorded: Wednesday 30 September 2020