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RACGP events and courses

VIC

01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2018

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING

RACGP Victoria is offering online training with information and strategies for safer prescribing opioids. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA (ie must have an AHPRA number) to be eligible for this training.

Register here MATOD Module 1

Please contact Maryan Valverde if you don't have an RACGP number to access this online training.

This education is an online session accredited for 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Note: by registering to this training you give your consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Ms Maryan Valverde

Tel: 03 8699 0414

30 Aug 2017

VIC

QI&CPD PLAN Information Session

RACGP Victoria is hosting a FREE lunchtime (12pm - 2:00pm) face to face in-house session for GPs with interactive demonstrations and assistance using the new online QI&CPD planning learning and need activity (PLAN).

PLAN is an online activity designed to assist you to map out and document your learning needs. It is a mandatory QI&CPD requirement for the 2017-19 triennium and can only be completed online.

With a small group size and one-on-one assistance in the RACGP computer lab, this session will take you step-by-step through the process and allow you to start the completion of your PLAN.

GP's who attend will be awarded 3 Category 2 points.

Contact: Victoria QI&CPD Events

Tel: 03 8699 0483

31 Aug 2017

VIC

Members Meeting and Awards Night

We are delighted to invite all RACGP Victorian members to attend RACGP Victoria's awards and Members Meeting.

Time: 6.00 pm for a 6.30 pm start, drinks and canapes to follow.

Location: Four Points by Sheraton, Melbourne Docklands, VIC 3008

The meeting will be chaired by Dr Patrizia Boetto, RACGP provost, with an address to members by Dr Cameron Loy, outlining the achievements of RACGP Victoria over the past year. The 2017 recipients of the Victorian GP awards will also receive recognition.

Please note that this event is for members only.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

02 Sep 2017

VIC

Skin Cancer: Theory and Practice


This workshop will help general practitioners address skin cancer challenges they encounter such as skin cancer detection, management and treatment; and biopsy and excision techniques, and thus assist them to improve the health care service they provide to the Australian population.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Prescribe the most appropriate treatment for skin cancer tumors
  • Perform Biopsy and excision techniques for skin cancer tumors
  • Recognise and describe options in terms of treatment of skin cancer
  • Describe skin surgical techniques for skin cancer (eg MOH’S surgery)

    Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 7 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.
    Location: The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
    Time:
    8.30 am - 12.30 pm
    Members Price: $180
    Non-members Price: $250

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

06 Sep 2017

VIC

Walking on Thin ICE: Methamphetamine in General Practice

This session will provide GPs with tools and strategies to build their skills and knowledge in order to respond to and treat methamphetamine users safely and effectively.

Venue: RACGP House, John Murtagh Centre, 100 Wellington Parade 3002 VIC
Time: Light refreshments from 6.30 pm to 7.00 pm - Session starts at 7.00 pm

Learning Outcomes:

* Identify and assess the signs and symptoms of methamphetamine intoxication and dependence
* Implement communication strategies to effectively engage with methamphetamine users
* Implement an effective holistic intervention plan to assist methamphetamine users with problems

This education activity is accredited for 4 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017 - 2019 triennium.

This training is funded by the Victorian Government.

Contact: Ms Maryan Valverde

Tel: 03 8699 0411

10 Sep 2017

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)


Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.45am)
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne 3002
RSVP: Wednesday 30 August 2017

RACGP Victoria is offering an education session on MATOD for prescribers with a need to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients with opioid dependence.

Attendees must have completed the online Module 1 and be registered with AHPRA prior to registering for this session.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Ms Maryan Valverde

Tel: 03 8699 0411

13 Sep 2017

VIC

QI&CPD PLAN Information Session

RACGP Victoria is hosting FREE face to face in-house sessions for GPs with interactive demonstrations and assistance using the new online QI&CPD planning learning and need activity (PLAN).

PLAN is an online activity designed to assist you to map out and document your learning needs. It is a mandatory QI&CPD requirement for the 2017-19 triennium and can only be completed online.

With a small group size and one-on-one assistance in the RACGP computer lab, this session will take you step-by-step through the process and allow you to start the completion of your PLAN.

GP's who attend will be awarded 3 Category 2 points.

Contact: Victoria QI&CPD Events

Tel: 03 8699 0483

13 Sep 2017

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.

Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

28 Sep 2017

VIC

QI&CPD PLAN Information Session

RACGP Victoria is hosting a FREE afternoon (2.30pm - 4pm) face to face in-house session for GPs with interactive demonstrations and assistance using the new online QI&CPD planning learning and need activity (PLAN).

PLAN is an online activity designed to assist you to map out and document your learning needs. It is a mandatory QI&CPD requirement for the 2017-19 triennium and can only be completed online.

With a small group size and one-on-one assistance in the RACGP computer lab, this session will take you step-by-step through the process and allow you to start the completion of your PLAN.

GP's who attend will be awarded 3 Category 2 points.

Contact: Victoria QI&CPD Events

Tel: 03 8699 0483

10 Oct 2017

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.

Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0488

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