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THRIVE Virtual Series 2022 - Impacts of pregnancy and birth

You don't have to miss out on the THRIVE experience! THRIVE Virtual Series brings selected presentations from THRIVE Conference to you live online. Running on Wednesday evenings over 12 weeks, the program will cover a broad range of topics, delivered by expert speakers. Each session will include multiple presentations.

Impacts of pregnancy and birth

1) Birth trauma from a urogynaecology perspective. Presented by Vivian Wong

2) ACSQHC clinical care standard on 3rd and 4th degree perineal tears. Presented by Natalie McConochie

3) Avulsion – how to manage. Presented by Natalie McConochie

4) Biopsychosocial influences on pain and a musculoskeletal screening assessment for pelvic pain. Presented by Jane Chalmers

View the abstracts for these sessions in the Abstract eBook.


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Register for the full THRIVE Virtual Series package to access 50+ THRIVE presentations and receive over 26 hours of CPD; all for just $295 (APA member rate). Click here to register for the full THRIVE Virtual Series package.


All THRIVE Virtual Series sessions begin at the following times:

• VIC, TAS, NSW, ACT, QLD – 7.00pm AEST
• SA, NT – 6.30pm
• WA – 5.00pm

Please note: This is a live webinar. Login instructions including link details will be sent to registrants on the day of the event. If login instructions are not received by midday on the day of the lecture, contact us on vic.pd@australian.physio.


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Presenters

Natalie McConochie


Natalie graduated from the University of Sydney in 2003 and commenced working at the Dubbo Base Hospital in 2004, covering a variety of roles as a generalist physiotherapist, including both inpatient and outpatient services. In 2010, she was instrumental in creating and setting up the Level 4 Senior Women's Health & Paediatric Physiotherapy position at Dubbo Base Hospital, and in 2014 joined the team at Macquarie Women's Health, a multidisciplinary women's pelvic health practice in Dubbo with obstetricians and gynaecologists, general surgeon, midwives, dietitian and physiotherapy services. It is here that Natalie continues to see a variety of patients with pelvic floor dysfunction. As well as clinical experience in pelvic health, Natalie is an educator for the Australian Physiotherapy Association special interest group Women's, Men's and Pelvic Health and is the former Vice Chairperson for the NSW Committee. Natalie has had the very privileged position of working alongside Ms. Taryn Hallam as a tutor for Women's Health Training Associates, both within Australia and internationally, and more recently, Natalie has represented the Australian Physiotherapy Association as a physio advisor to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare developing the Clinical Care Standards for 3rd and 4th Degree Perineal Tears. Natalie is passionate about all thing's pelvic health, whether it be the truly inspirational stories of her patients, or the amazing physiotherapists she has had the privilege to teach and mentor.

Vivien Wong


Dr Vivien Wong is a urogynaecologist who has completed her PhD in evaluating predictors of surgical success in women following prolapse repair. During the course of her subspecialty training, she acquired expertise in the use of pelvic floor ultrasound to evaluate women with maternal birth trauma, urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, mesh complications and bowel dysfunction. She has been involved in conducting international and national workshops on pelvic floor ultrasound. She is a VMO at Pindara Hospital and the clinical lead of urogynaecology at Robina Hospital, Gold Coast.

Jane Chalmers


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06 July
07:00PM - 08:30PM AEST

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Price: Non-member: $110.00
APA Memeber: $70.00
Registration closing date: 05 Jul 2022 Event status: Open CPD hours: 1.50 * Early bird prices close 4 weeks prior to the course start date
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Price: Non-member: $110.00
APA Memeber: $70.00
Registration closing date: 05 Jul 2022 Event status: Open CPD hours: 1.50 * Early bird prices close 4 weeks prior to the course start date
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Presenters

Natalie McConochie


Natalie graduated from the University of Sydney in 2003 and commenced working at the Dubbo Base Hospital in 2004, covering a variety of roles as a generalist physiotherapist, including both inpatient and outpatient services. In 2010, she was instrumental in creating and setting up the Level 4 Senior Women's Health & Paediatric Physiotherapy position at Dubbo Base Hospital, and in 2014 joined the team at Macquarie Women's Health, a multidisciplinary women's pelvic health practice in Dubbo with obstetricians and gynaecologists, general surgeon, midwives, dietitian and physiotherapy services. It is here that Natalie continues to see a variety of patients with pelvic floor dysfunction. As well as clinical experience in pelvic health, Natalie is an educator for the Australian Physiotherapy Association special interest group Women's, Men's and Pelvic Health and is the former Vice Chairperson for the NSW Committee. Natalie has had the very privileged position of working alongside Ms. Taryn Hallam as a tutor for Women's Health Training Associates, both within Australia and internationally, and more recently, Natalie has represented the Australian Physiotherapy Association as a physio advisor to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare developing the Clinical Care Standards for 3rd and 4th Degree Perineal Tears. Natalie is passionate about all thing's pelvic health, whether it be the truly inspirational stories of her patients, or the amazing physiotherapists she has had the privilege to teach and mentor.


Vivien Wong


Dr Vivien Wong is a urogynaecologist who has completed her PhD in evaluating predictors of surgical success in women following prolapse repair. During the course of her subspecialty training, she acquired expertise in the use of pelvic floor ultrasound to evaluate women with maternal birth trauma, urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, mesh complications and bowel dysfunction. She has been involved in conducting international and national workshops on pelvic floor ultrasound. She is a VMO at Pindara Hospital and the clinical lead of urogynaecology at Robina Hospital, Gold Coast.


Jane Chalmers



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