Developed by the RACGP and delivered in collaboration with the University of Tasmania (UTas), Healthstop@Agfest provides a fantastic opportunity for medical students to offer blood pressure testing and preventative health advice to a diverse range of Agfest patrons.
HealthStop is supervised by UTas clinical lecturers and RACGP general practitioners who generously volunteer their time to mentor and support our upcoming doctors. If you can help out for an hour or two at HealthStop, we warmly welcome you. Please call 03 6234 2200 with your availability and preference for day and time.
Getting Unstuck: An Introduction To Balint
Do you feel 'stuck' with certain patients and find interactions with them frustrating or unsettling.
A Balint group is an experiential, small group activity in which GPs and facilitators meet to discuss challenging or emotional clinical cases. This setting explores the psychological aspects of general practice and centres on the doctor-patient relationship.
Intermediate Clinical Emergency Management Program - Hobart
This one day highly interactive workshop focuses on recognition and management of medical emergencies in general practice, including acute coronary syndrome, acute asthma, anaphylaxis and effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which meets the 2017-19 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.
Advanced Clinical Emergency Management Program - Hobart
Please read the eligibility criteria before registering for this event. You must have completed or be enrolled in the Intermediate CEMP or equivalent to register for this course.
This highly interactive two day workshop have been designed to further build participants' knowledge, skills and confidence when responding to medical emergencies. It focuses on the management of life threatening emergencies and includes specific skills required to manage adult and paediatric trauma.