The CASANZ Victoria/Tasmania Branch committee is holding its end of year event to recognise excellence in our industry. On 29 November 2017, we will be holding the Werner Strauss Awards Night and AGM. The evening will include a presentation on managing Thunderstorm Asthma Epidemics.
Managing Thunderstorm Asthma Epidemics in Victoria.
Guest Speaker Presentation: Dr. Danny Csutoros
Senior Medical Adviser, Regulation, Health Protection and Emergency Management Division
Department of Health & Human Services
Danny will speak about the tragic Thunderstorm Asthma Epidemic event that occurred in Melbourne on 21 November 2016 and the initiatives and projects developed to manage future Thunderstorm Asthma Epidemics in Victoria.
Werner Strauss Awards Presentation
The Branch awards recognise individuals or organisations who, in the judgment of the society, have made an outstanding contribution to the field of air quality. The 2017 recipient(s) will be announced during the awards ceremony.
The Branch AGM will also be held during the evening and will incorporate a brief Extraordinary General Meeting of the Society to present the audited financial results.
Following the conclusion of the AGM, the Society Deputy President, Jason Choi, will discuss the plans to revise the Society’s Constitution during 2017/18, providing members an opportunity to comment and participate in the process.
Food and Drinks
Drinks and nibbles will be provided during the event.