Information for GPs

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GP Events

Upcoming GP events

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Quality Assurance and Continuing Professional Development Program (QA & CPD) includes the promotion of GP participation in effective and efficient quality assurance and continuing professional development by encouraging and identifying high quality activities for GPs.

Healthscope has achieved both Endorsed Provider (Category 2) and Accredited Provider (Category 1) status with the RACGP.

Our dedicated continuation of education programs assist general practitioners to fulfil their accreditation criteria set out by the RACGP.

Event Aim:

After attending this event, participants will be able to:

  • Evaluate candidates for bariatric surgery & determine which patients require urgent review or intervention
  • Describe the common causes & management of benign breast lumps & to refer on appropriately those which are suspicious
  • Identify primary pain generators that contribute to low back pain
  • Outline the clinical features of IBS and spectrum of functional disorder
  • Outline investigation and management of the thyroid nodule
  • Identify sudden onset sensory neural hearing loss
  • Analyse the risk factors associated with infection in patients with leg ulcers.


Event Date:

Saturday 3rd November 2018

9:00 am – 4:30 pm (Registration from 8:20 am)


Location:

The Hills Lodge

1 Salisbury Road, Castle Hill NSW


Speakers:

Dr Michael Devadas - Upper Gastrointestinal, General & Metabolic Surgeon

Dr Muzib Abdul-Razak - Head & Neck Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist

Dr Nick Ngui – General, Breast and Thyroid Surgeon

Dr Shanu Gambhir – Neurosurgeon (Brain & Spine)

Dr Abdul Haidary - Rehabilitation Medicine Specialist

Dr Vanaja Sivapathasingam - Adult and Paediatric ENT Surgeon

Dr Raymond Kwok - Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist

Dr Daniel Nguyen - Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Points:

Application has been made for Category one accreditation (40 CPD points) and is subject to approval by the RACGP

RSVP


For further information about Category 1 & 2 activities and sponsorship please contact:

Suzie Ellis
0418 809 424
suzie.ellis@healthscope.com.au

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