On Friday 26th there was a training session for Hospital Visitors and Local co-ordinators followed by Registration. This was followed by a wine and cheese and meet and greet for over 70 conference members.
Saturday 27 April
Official welcome and Conference Opening by Steve Chadwick, Patron, followed by Presidential welcome to the Members of the Medical Advisory Board.
Keynote address; Gareth Parry; GBS overview.
A personal encounter with GBS; Lil Morgan
Keynote address; Suzy Mudge; Rehabilitation
A personal encounter; Rehabilitation and beyond
Keynote address; Michael Baker; Campylobactor.
A personal encounter. Peter Scott
A personal encounter Kathy Eggers and her achievement of running the Taupo Marathon.
A personal encounter with pain and fatigue; Dr Pralene Maharaj
Ask the experts. Questions and answers from the medical Advisory Board.