Symposium supports coordinated approach to childhood learning difficulties When a child is identified at school as having learning difficulties, navigating the pathways of referrals and decision-making is a daunting challenge. Over and above the usual demands of bringing up kids, parents of a child or children with learning difficulties face a maze of consultations with […]
The Lishman Health Foundation Board would like to take the opportunity to say a huge thank you to all who supported Margaret Paterson’s Mega Garage Sale and Tack Clearance in Reinscourt, Busselton on Easter Monday.
We are very excited to announce that the Lishman Health Foundation has been selected as a beneficiary of the 2018 Chefs Long Table Lunch! Funds raised will go towards the Quality in End-of-Life Care project.
A model of care is now available for GPs in the South West for patients who have, or who may have, familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH). Lishman Foundation research has resulted in recommendations for identifying and managing FH in the primary care setting. A detailed model to guide practitioners in diagnosis, referral and ongoing care is now […]
The 2017 Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday the 20th September at the Bunbury Geographe Chamber of Commerce & Industry. At this meeting, Fionnuala Hannon was elected as Chair, Trevor Jackson as Vice Chair, Bill Cowan as Secretary and Peter Wright as Treasurer. Brenda Murrison, Dianne Ritson, Jane Whiddon, Margaret Paterson and Peter Heyworth […]
To celebrate the Foundation’s 20th anniversary, a Child Health Symposium was held at the Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School on the 23rd June 2017. A panel of seven guest speakers examined the pathways into treatment for early childhood learning difficulties to an audience of 130 guests.