Unfinished Business: National Mesh Implant Forum

The National Mesh Implant Forum will be held in Melbourne on Friday April 5, 2019, to consider all aspects of Australia’s mesh implant crisis.

The National Mesh Implant Forum will be held in Melbourne on Friday April 5, 2019, to consider all aspects of Australia’s mesh implant crisis. 

The event will bring together mesh injured consumers, carers, regulatory authorities, health officials, the Chair of the Senate Inquiry into mesh and consumer advocates to create solutions and bring about real change.

The forum will consider not only the impact of pelvic mesh and rectocele implants, but the emerging parallel crisis involving people who have received mesh implants for hernia treatment.  

Tickets available now HERE

The Forum is proudly convened by the Health Issues Centre and Health Consumers NSW, Health Consumers Queensland, Health Consumers’ Council (WA), Health Consumers Alliance of South Australia, Health Care Consumers (ACT), Health Consumers Tasmania.

  • Registration is available both for live attendance at the Forum or through virtual attendance via live streaming via HERE
  • Tickets are $30 for mesh-injured consumers, $10 for live streaming and $120 for organisation representatives.
  • The draft schedule is now available HERE
  • The one-day forum includes lunch and refreshments. 
  • Further information will shortly be released on speakers and panellists.
  • Funding assistance may be available for interstate attendees.  Please refer to the attached FAQs for additional information.
  • For more information please call us on  03 8676 9050.

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