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RACGP events and courses

QLD

02 Aug 2016 - 23 Aug 2016

QLD

That Gut Feeling

Dates:

Tuesday 2 August - Unexplained abdominal pain

Tuesday 9 August - Food allergies

Tuesday 16 August - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Tuesday 23 August - GORD/Proton Pump Inhibitors

Time: 7.00-8.30 pm. Registration from 6.30pm

Venue: College House, 201 Logan Road Buranda 4102

This ALM is a four part series looking at abdominal conditions. Topics covered will include food allergies, unexplained abdominal pain, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and GORD/Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs).

Each session will run on a Tuesday night and will be a combination of participant's case studies and a presentation/facilitation by a specialist in the topic area.

Participants can choose to attend all four nights (including a predisposing and reinforcing activity) to gain 40 Category 1 points, or alternatively, attend each night separately for three Category 2 points per session.

Contact: Andrea Byrne

Tel: 07 3456 8930

26 Aug 2016

QLD

Member Meeting 2016

Date: Friday 26 August

Venue: Victoria Park Golf Course, 309 Herston Road, Brisbane

All financial RACGP Members are invited to attend the annual RACGP Queensland Member Meeting. Join us for dinner as we reflect on the changing general practice landscape, celebrate the Faculty's achievements over the past 12 months, and discuss the future direction of RACGP Queensland.

Registration and pre-dinner drinks will be available from 6.00 pm, with dinner and the meeting commencing at 6.30 pm. This event is free of charge, however a formal RSVP is required for catering purposes.

To confirm your attendance, please RSVP to Andrea Byrne with any dietary requirements by Sunday 14 August.

Contact: Andrea Byrne

Tel: 07 3456 8930

29 Aug 2016

QLD

2016.2 OSCE Pre-workshop Webinar

RACGP Queensland will conduct a 90 minute pre-workshop webinar to assist candidates in their preparation for the Objective Clinical Structured Examination (OSCE) component of the RACGP Fellowship Examinations. This webinar will be facilitated by the Queensland State Censor, Dr Genevieve Yates.

This introductory webinar is an adjunct to the pre-exam OSCE workshop on the 10th of September. It is designed to familiarise participants with the OSCE format and structure, and provide suggestions and resources to assist in their preparation and performance.

***DO NOT REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR UNTIL YOU HAVE REGISTERED FOR A QUEENSLAND OSCE PRE-EXAM WORKSHOP***
Please register early to avoid disappointment as registrations for this course will close five working days before the course commencement date.

Contact: Ms Annie Corless

Tel: 07 3456 8944

10 Sep 2016

QLD

2016.2 OSCE Preparation Course Townsville

RACGP Queensland will conduct an OSCE preparation workshop in Townsville to assist NQ candidates in their preparation for the clinical exam. This session is designed for registered medical practitioners who are enrolled or plan to enrol in the RACGP OSCE in 2016.

Candidates will discuss examination techniques and participate in a practice OSCE simulation with RACGP trained examiners. Participants will work in small groups and follow a pre-defined roster and receive feedback on each station. Group feedback and debrief session will follow the mock exam.

NOTE: RACGP Queensland will also conduct an optional preliminary webinar for candidates who enrol in this workshop. The webinar will be held on 29 August and is designed to familiarise participants with the OSCE format and structure. Please see separate event on the courses webpage for more info

Contact: Ms Alessandra Boi

Tel: 07 3456 8935

04 Oct 2016

QLD

CPR Workshop

This CPR workshop will be administered by BLS First Aid training. The two hour session incorporates the content of the nationally accredited HLT07 Health Training Package, HLTCPR201A Perform CPR and incorporates the 2012 ARC Guidelines.

The course includes:

  • DRSABCD Action Plan
  • management of the breathing, unresponsive casualty
  • management of the non-breathing, unresponsive casualty
  • resuscitation of an adult, child and infant
  • introduce the use of a defibrillator

This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program. Participants will earn 5 Category 2 points per session and fulfil their CPR requirements for the 2014-2016 triennium.

Contact: Andrea Byrne

Tel: 07 3456 8930

15 Oct 2016

QLD

Fellowship and Awards Ceremony

RACGP Queensland will host the 2016 Fellowship and Awards Ceremony on Saturday 15 October at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.

This ceremony is a highlight on the annual calendar as we recognise and celebrate the achievements of our general practitioners. Eligible New Fellows and Award Winners will receive an invitation in the mail outlining registration details.

All RACGP Members are invited to register as attendees and can RSVP to qld.events@racgp.org.au. Additional guest tickets are available for purchase.

Contact: Andrea Byrne

Tel: 07 3456 8930

29 Oct 2016

QLD

Psychodynamic Principles for GPs (Part 1) - Townsville

Time: 8.45 am - 5.00 pm

Venue: The Ville, Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville

Cost: RACGP member $295 / Non-member $395

This full day workshop is designed to impart a detailed understanding of psychodynamic principles and their application in the treatment of common problems via focused psychological therapies such as cognitive behaviour therapy and interpersonal therapy. Knowledge of these principles assists GPs in increasing their understanding of what patients are experiencing and how they can be helped.

Topics covered in this workshop include transference, counter transference, addiction and depression.

This workshop is accredited for 40 Category 1 points and is also approved as a Focussed Psychological Strategies (FPS) activity.

Contact: Andrea Byrne

Tel: 07 3456 8930

05 Nov 2016

QLD

Clinical Emergency Management Program (Intermediate)

The Clinical Emergency Management Program (CEMP) Intermediate workshops have been designed to build participants' knowledge, skills and confidence when responding to medical emergencies. This workshop includes CPR practice and assessment, which meets the 2014•2016 triennium basic CPR course requirement. It also meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship. These workshops are facilitated by a national team of highly trained intensive care paramedics. The course is developed by GPs in collaboration with qualified paramedic professionals who have many years experience teaching emergency medicine.

Contact: Janet Lindsay

Tel: 07 3456 8944

12 Nov 2016 - 13 Nov 2016

QLD

Clinical Emergency Management Program (Advanced)

The Clinical Emergency Management Program (CEMP) Advanced workshops have been designed to further build participants' knowledge, skills and confidence when responding to medical emergencies. Completion of the CEMP Advanced course meets one of the requirements of the FARGP emergency medicine module. These workshops are facilitated by a national team of highly trained intensive care paramedics. This workshop has been designed by GPs for GPs in direct response to feedback requesting an additional intensive workshop focusing on advanced adult resuscitation and paediatric emergencies.

Contact: Janet Lindsay

Tel: 07 3456 8944

29 Nov 2016

QLD

CPR Workshop

This CPR workshop will be administered by BLS First Aid training. The two hour session incorporates the content of the nationally accredited HLT07 Health Training Package, HLTCPR201A Perform CPR and incorporates the 2012 ARC Guidelines.

The course includes:

  • DRSABCD Action Plan
  • management of the breathing, unresponsive casualty
  • management of the non-breathing, unresponsive casualty
  • resuscitation of an adult, child and infant
  • introduce the use of a defibrillator

This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program. Participants will earn 5 Category 2 points per session and fulfil their CPR requirements for the 2014-2016 triennium.

Contact: Andrea Byrne

Tel: 07 3456 8930

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