Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clinical Meeting #2
Date: Tuesday 16th May 2023
Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm (AEST)
Location: Online via Zoom
Keynote Speaker: Dr Alice Whittaker and Marnie Poiner
This will be our second clinical meeting of 2023.
We are very excited to host this meeting with local speakers discussing chronic pelvic pain.
Zoom link will be sent out the day before the meeting after registration.
Alice Whittaker is an Obstetrician Gynaecologist working predominantly in the field of gynaecology. Her interest areas are in pelvic pain, sexual pain, vulval and vaginal health, menopause and hormonal health and laparoscopic surgery. She also has expertise in prolapse repair and has volunteered overseas with a Urogynaecology team in Uganda doing prolapse and fistula work.
Whatever issue she is helping her patients with, she knows the value of the multidisciplinary team and works closely with her network of physiotherapists, psychologists and dieticians.
She holds a public position at QEII Hospital, and works in private practice at Mater Private Hospital as well as at Vera Women’s Wellness. Vera Women’s Wellness is a multidisciplinary clinic located in the Samford Valley providing personalised, holistic care and support for women to heal, to restore and to empower women to achieve their best health.
Marnie Poiner is a Brisbane based Physiotherapist and the director of The Healthy Peach Physio. Marnie treats a variety of pelvic health conditions, with experience treating persistent pelvic pain and sexual functioning issues as a result of sexual and birth trauma.
Marnie completed her Master of Science in Medicine (Sexual and Reproductive Health) through the University of Sydney, expanding her role to include sexual education and psychosexual counselling.
The University of Queensland
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