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ECHO Networks

Our current ECHO networks are designed to improve practice capabilities around specific paediatric conditions for providers in health, education and community services. By joining an interprofessional community of practice, participants can attend sessions as able on an ongoing basis.

Dates for 2021 ECHO networks to be confirmed.
EOIs are still accepted.

Learn more about the ECHO networks below.

Available Networks

Approximately 1 in 5 children and young people are affected by persistent pain, making it a common condition in Australia.
In this network, participants will learn to perform assessments and deliver evidence-based therapy for children and young people with persistent pain and their families.

Audience

Medical and nursing professionals, Allied health, pain management teams, and any other professionals who support children with persistent pain. Inclusive of participants from health, education, and private practice sectors.
We welcome interested participants to join us from across Australia and internationally.

Schedule

TBC

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More than 30 000 children in Queensland are NDIS participants (June 2020). In this network, participants will learn how to: navigate systems, coordinate across multi-agencies, understand the needs of particular populations, build a community of practice and sustain their practice.

Audience

Medical, nursing, allied health and education professionals, child safety staff, disability providers, community-based child and youth focused organisations who support children with disability. Inclusive of participants from health, education, disability, child safety and private practice sectors.

Schedule

TBC

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It is estimated that there are 43 per 10,000 children aged 0-21 years in Australia living with a life limiting condition, and all would benefit from a “palliative approach to care”.(3)

This network is designed to support local providers, in providing the best holistic palliative care to these children and their families.

Audience

Medical professionals including paediatricians and GPs, nurses including child health/school/practice nurses, guidance officers, allied health professionals, and any other professionals who support children with life limiting conditions.

We welcome interested participants to join us from across Australia and internationally.

Schedule

TBC

Sign up for this Network

Past Networks

  • Clubfoot and other Foot Anomalies ECHO network
  • Good Grief This Hurts ECHO seminar series
  • Kids and Teens Mental Health and Behaviour ECHO Network
  • Supporting Teams Caring for Type 1 Diabetes ECHO Network
  • Supporting Refugee Kids ECHO Network
  • Childhood Overweight and Obesity ECHO Network
  • ADHD ECHO Network

Contact us

For general enquiries, please email: ECHO.CHQ@health.qld.gov.au