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Save the Date for the Kidsafe WA Child Injury Prevention Symposium on 19th May

February 24, 2020



The Changes, Challenges and Accomplishments in Child Injury Prevention over the last 40 Years


Tuesday, 19 May 2020
The University Club of Western Australia – UWA
Entrance 1, Hackett Drive, Crawley WA
Morning tea and lunch provided


About the Symposium

Injury is the leading cause of preventable death and disability that affects Australian children. Over the past 40 years, Western Australia has achieved significant gains in the prevention of many types of injuries including burns and scalds, poisoning, drowning, falls, safe sleeping, road traffic accidents as well as the areas of product safety and injury surveillance. Join us as we explore the changes, challenges and accomplishments in Western Australian child injury prevention over the last four decades.


Hear presentations from Colin Pettit, The Commissioner for Children and Young People Western Australia and Professor Gervase Chaney, Dean, The School of Medicine at Notre Dame University, as well as representatives from the Department of Health, Consumer Protection, Royal Life Saving WA, Telethon Kids Institute plus many more!


The event is free but seats are strictly limited. RSVP closes 8th May 2020.


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