NSW Falls Prevention Network Rural Forum at Broken Hill has been Cancelled

Unfortunately, due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19 the NSW Falls Prevention Network Rural Forum to be held at Broken Hill on the 25th of March has been cancelled.

As an alternative the NSW Falls Prevention Network Falls Forum has been rescheduled as a free online webinar for the 15th of May, 2020.

Please see the webinar program  and register for this event by clicking here and follow the prompts.

In the mean time you can view some relevent presentations that have previously been given that focus on the theme of the rural forum.

Fall prevention in older people: an update of the evidence –Professor Stephen Lord, Senior Principal Research Fellow and Director, Falls Balance and Injury Research Centre, NeuRA, Sydney

Lord video (previous recording)

Exercise for falls prevention in residential aged care: evidence of clinical and cost effectiveness outcomes from the SUNBEAM trial – Dr Jennie Hewitt, Clinical Education Coordinator, Centre for Rural Health, Murwillumbah

Hewitt video (previous recording)