Scientific Meeting 2020 – 2nd – Video Conference

Date(s) - 07/05/2020
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Zoom Video Conference


Scientific Meeting 2020 – 2nd – Video Conference

This event is proudly sponsored by: TBA

Venue: Virtual Scientific Meeting via Video Conference (Zoom)

Date: Thursday 7th May 2020

Time: **Time Updated** 6:00pm – 8:00pm


  • **UPDATED** Please note time change.
  • 5:50 pm – 6:00pm – Virtual waiting room open (login/click link to video conference & wait to be admitted to video conference)
  • 6:00 pm – 8:00pm – Presentations

Presentations by:

  • Welcome & HGQ update” – Jerres Alcober – HGQ President
  • “Abscess minded” – Dr Kate Berry, Dr Mairi Jarvis & Dr Ben Van Haeringen – Anatomical Pathology Registrars, Pathology Queensland
  • “Online teaching of histological techniques during a global pandemic: the challenges and opportunities” – Prof Damien Harkin – Histology Lecturer & Research Supervisor – QUT
  • Coronavirus” –  Dr Johanna Mayer-Coverdale – Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Disease Registrar, Pathology Queensland

Spots available: 100 maximum

Costs: FREE for HGQ members

RSVP: EXTENDED Wed 6th May 2020 @ 3:00pm – IMPORTANT: Video conference (Zoom) invitation/link emailed after RSVP has closed. Please ensure all RSVP details are completed.

*** Attendee Information & Resources ***


    1. Joining a Zoom Meeting
    2. Attendee controls in a meeting –
    3. Questions to Speaker (In-Meeting Chat feature) –
    4. Test audio & video (Joining a test meeting) –
    5. Change Video Screen Layout –
    6. Frequently Asked Questions –

Hints & Tips for optimal experience

    1. Ensure your Zoom Username matches your Name in your RSVP details. Attendees will be admitted to the meeting based on this.
    2. Join via Computer, Mobile or Tablet – There are many options to attend the meeting. Choose your preferred method
    3. Test Audio & Video – Do this prior to meeting or whilst in the virtual waiting room (or a test meeting)
    4. Audio“Mute” Audio unless you have a question for the speaker (use meeting controls)
    5. Video – Attendees have the option to enable or disable video during meeting (use meeting controls)
    6. Questions – Primarily use message/chat feature to ask a question to the speaker or alternatively, “Unmute” Audio. All attempts will be made to answer all questions if time permits.
    7. Added security features – 1st: Unique invitation link, 2nd: password protected, 3rd: waiting rooms (RSVP attendee list only to be admitted), 4th: ability to remove unauthorised or suspicious attendees


    • This video conference may be recorded for post-event viewing for HGQ continuing education purposes only. By attending this meeting, you give consent to participating in the event recording.

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Bookings are closed for this event.