Join us for networking drinks in the beautiful surrounds of Hanworth House. Relax and unwind with your colleagues and make new connections with like-minded women. What better way to end the week! And if you're also coming along to our symposium, what better way to kick off the weekend!
Held in collaboration with Supporting Women in Medicine (UQ).
Discounted rate for Women & Medicine Symposium Attendees
Dr Bev Rowbotham AO MBBS(Hons1) MD FRACP FRCPA
Dr Bev Rowbotham is a medical specialist (haematology) and non-executive company director. She is the Chair of the Avant Mutual Group, Australia’s largest medical indemnity insurer, and a director of its private health insurance fund, The Doctors Health Fund . Other current Board positions include RCPA Quality Assurance Programs P/L and AEIOU foundation for children with autism.
Her medical leadership roles include President of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia and long serving Chair of the Federal Council, Australian Medical Association. She has been a Ministerial appointment to four federal Government committees, including the MBS Review and chairs NPAAC, which sets the accreditation standards for Australian pathology services and provides advice on patient safety. She is a haematologist at Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology
Naseera Naeem, SWIM (UQ) President
Hi there, my name’s Naseera! I’m a UQ student in my final year of the Doctor of Medicine program and completing the Masters of Public Health Program. I’m a proud Brisbanite with a multicultural background and have been fortunate enough to have lived, studied and travelled abroad quite a bit. This year, I’m honoured to be: the UQ Student Representative on the QMWS committee, the SWIM UQ 2018 Advocacy and Liaison Officer and the SWIM UQ 2019 incoming President.
SWIM UQ (Supporting Women in Medicine) is a student society that recognises the unique challenges females face within the field of medicine and so provides numerous academic, networking, professional development and community events for medical students.