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Long COVID: Journeying together through the fog



This online symposium has been recorded. If you would like to view the recordings, please see below.

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Session 1

Jenene Crossan – Lived Long COVID

Dr Martin Chadwick – Ministry of Health Rehabilitation Framework for Long COVID Services

Session 2

Dr Anna Brooks – Immunity and pathology

Dr Mona Jeffreys – Long COVID in Aotearoa New Zealand

Session 3

Dr Lynne Russell – Long COVID among Māori

Paula Tesoriero MNZM – Long COVID from a Disability Rights perspective

Gilli Sinclair – COVID-19 and the vulnerable

Dr Raewyn Gavin – Long COVID in kids

Session 4

Professor Michael Baker – Previous pandemic & post viral syndromes

Dr Bryan Betty – Primary health care – frontline warriors!

Professor Nicola Kayes – Psychosocial experiences of Long COVID

Dr Wendy McRae – Post-COVID-19 clinic – triaging as part of a MDT team

Dr Alan Pithie & Leah Hackney – Looking after employees who are experiencing ongoing symptoms after COVID-19 infection

Session 5

Dr Sarah Rhodes – Physiotherapy in the management of Long COVID

Dr Paul Skirrow & Dr Lucy Morris – “Thoughts that count.” Psychological processes and outcomes in recovery from COVID-19

Dr Bronwyn Thompson – Occupational Therapy for Long COVID

Dr Tania Clifton-Smith – Breathing Dysfunction in treating Long COVID

Dr Paul Vroegop – "Don’t tell me it’s all in my head.” – Psychiatric illness and Long COVID

Associate Professor Eileen McKinlay – Principles for an interprofessional approach to Long COVID rehabilitation

Session 6

Dr Robyn Whittaker – Setting up a Long COVID clinic

Dr Rachelle Martin – Peer Support: More than a nice extra

Associate Professor Jacquie Kidd – Achieving Māori health equity and mana Motuhake for Māori whānau experiencing Long COVID

Fiona Stephens – Ministry of Health Rehabilitation Framework

Session 7

Dr Mona Jeffreys – Long COVID Collective

Sharon Russell – Post COVID-19: Opportunities for the future

Tina Ngata – Meeting the equity challenges in health care and support for people with Long COVID

Dr Rawiri Jansen – Funders' Response

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