Student networking and education sessions
Student Networking and Inter-Professional Sessions (SNIPS) are relaxed sessions to learn and meet students from other universities and disciplines.
SNIPS are held regularly in Alice Springs in Central Australia and Darwin in the Top End. If you are located in Tennant Creek, Nhulunbuy or Katherine, you can present or participate via videoconference.
SNIPS Central Australia (Alice Springs)
SNIPS (Central Australia) is held regularly in Alice Springs.
Visit the Centre for Remote Health website for more details.
SNIPS Top End (Darwin)
SNIPS (Top End) is held fortnightly in the Flinders University building at Royal Darwin Hospital. Come along for tea or coffee and listen to speakers talk about their profession or experience in the Northern Territory. Bookings are not required.
These sessions also provide a forum for students who would are required to do presentations for their placement or who would like to share their own experiences.
Email the placement team at FNT.email@example.com if you are interested in presenting at one of these sessions.
|14th February||12:00 - 1:00pm||Centre for Disease Control: Something for Everyone (PDF 182KB)||Dr Vicki Krause, Director, CDC|
|28th February||12:00 - 1:00pm||TeamHEALTH – Supporting Your Mental Health Journey||Olivia Jarnell, TeamHEALTH|
|16th March||12:00 - 1:00pm||Nutrition in Remote Top End Communities||Khia De Silva, Public Health Nutritionist/ Dietician, TEHS|
|28th March||12:00 - 1:00pm||Drugs Day Out: Pharmacology overview with Dr Tan||Dr Yean Yeow Tan, CDU|
|7th June||3:30 - 4:30||Positive Outcomes for People with Down Syndrome|
|21st June||3:30 - 4:30||Understanding and Supporting the Communication Difficulties of Yol?u living with MJD|
|5th July||3:30 - 4:30||Verbal exchange health literacy of patients/intro to audiology in the top end|
|19th July||3:30 - 4:30||Case study presentation|
|2nd August||3:30 - 4:30||Foot screening module and training program|
|16th August||3:30 - 4:30||Pathways of care for an acute Charcot neuroarthropathy|
|30th August||3:30 - 4:30||Abuse of Older Australians|
|13 September||12:00 - 1:00||False Positive Results in STIs and the Implications for Child Protection in the NT|
|29 September||12:00 - 1:00||Working in Remote: Is it a good fit for you?|
|11 October||12:00 - 1:00||What is it like working as a graduate in the NT?|
|25 October||12:00 - 1:00||The Deal with Drugs in Darwin: issues with legal medications|
|8 November||12:00 - 1:00||Dementia: communicating with clients and understanding behaviours|
|22 November||12:00 - 1:00||When Should You Consult a Paediatric Speech Pathologist; signs and symptoms to look out for and expected developmental milestones|
|15 December||12:00 - 1:00||MEDCAN in the NT including an update on medical marijuana in the NT|