Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.
Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.

ACRA 2018 ASM begins in:

 

Social Functions and Workshops

Walk with us!
Join our virtual walking group as we walk from Perth (the host city of the 2017 ASM) to Brisbane via WorldWalking! Its fun, free and joining is easy. Use the app to donate steps from your Fitbit, Jawbone tracker or smart phone

Welcome Reception

Date: Monday, 30 July 2018
Time: 06.00pm – 08.00pm
Venue: Chancellor Ballroom, Hotel Grand Chancellor Brisbane
Cost: Included in all Full Conference Registrations

Tickets for One Day Registrations and Guests are available to purchase at $50 per person.

Heart Foundation Breakfast Workshop

Date: Tuesday, 30 July
Time: 07.00am – 08.15am
Venue: Grand Ballroom, Hotel Grand Chancellor
Cost: Included for all conference registration types

The Heart Foundation is dedicated to making a real difference to the heart health of Australians.

This session will facilitate an exchange of broad views which will encompass the life-changing impact of cardiovascular disease, particularly the psychological, physiological and often geographical challenges that patients encounter, and how we can better support our patients to live well with heart disease.

Breakfast will be provided for all attendees. Please note your attendance in your conference registration. Spaces are limited!

ACRA 2018 Gala Dinner

Date: Tuesday 31 July
Time: 06.30pm – 11.00pm
Venue: Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA), Stanley Place, South Brisbane
Cost: Included in Full Member and Non-Member Conference Registrations

Tickets for One Day Registrations, Students, Exhibitors and Guests are available to purchase at $150 per person.

Theme: White Christmas in July!

Bring your Winter Jumpers and your festive spirit as we dance the night away in a Winter Wonderland!

Transport will be provided to and from the hotel and is included in the cost of the ticket. Busses will depart from the Hotel Grand Chancellor at 6:15pm.

Breakfast Symposium

Date: Wednesday 1 August
Time: 07.30am – 08.15am
Venue: Grand Ballroom, Hotel Grand Chancellor
Cost: Included for all conference registration types

A delicious breakfast will be available for those who attend. Attendance is included in all full conference registrations. Please note your attendance in your conference registration.

Blended models of conventional and technology based cardiac rehabilitation
Presented by: Dr John Rivers, Queensland Cardiovascular group FCANZ

Dr Rivers is a Director of QCG and will speak about some new approaches their group are developing and assessing for cardiac rehabilitation, from Phase 1 through to Phase 3. This will be followed by CardiHab presenting on a new direction relevant to Medication Adherence.

Heart Foundation Morning Walk

Date: Wednesday 1 August
Time: 07.30am – 08.15am
Venue: Meet in the Lobby of the Hotel Grand Chancellor
Cost: Free

Discover Brisbane

ACRA Conference Delegates are invited to Discover Brisbane with these special offers:

Visit Brisbane Tours - 5% discount

Present your ACRA 2018 conference registration at the Brisbane Visitor Information Centre or the South Bank Visitor Centre to receive 5% off your tour cost. https://www.visitbrisbane.com.au/south-bank/visitor-information/south-bank-visitor-centre?sc_lang=en-au

EBike Hire Brisbane - 25% Discount

ACRA 2018 attendees receive 25% discount off at  http://ebikehirebrisbane.com.au/ bike hire (bookings must be made before 25 July) for ACRA delegates. A unique way to explore Brisbane!

Wheel of Brisbane - 25% Discount

ACRA 2018 attendees will only pay $15.00 per person for the Wheel of Brisbane, or $23.00 per person for the Sunset Package (includes a choice of Sirromet wine or sparkling piccolo to have on board). https://thewheelofbrisbane.com.au/

 

 

 

 

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