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RACGP events and courses

SA

23 Jul 2019

SA

Ears, Nose and Throat

This session aims to provide a greater understanding in common ears, nose and throat related issues that are presented in daily general practice.


    Course outline


  • Management of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)
  • Paediatric recurrent ear infection and tonsillitis
  • Complications of otitis media
  • Hoarse voice
  • Approach to management of dysphonia
  • Epistaxis management.

  • Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


    Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


    Cost: Members $55 | Non members $90 | GPs in training $30


Contact: Anjelica Nowak

Tel: 08 8267 8310

06 Aug 2019

SA

Emergency Update for Practice Staff (FULL)

Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Members $55 | Non member $90 | GPs in training $30


This session will provide health professionals with up to date information, tools and strategies to provide the appropriate wound management techniques in general practice.


Course outline:

This course will cover the management of:


  • Chronic ulcers
  • Acute wounds
  • Burns
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Cancer wound infection

Contact: Anjelica Nowak

Tel: 08 8267 8310

07 Aug 2019

SA

SA parkrun Information Event

Venue: RACGP House, 15 Gover St, North Adelaide

Time: 6.30–8.30 pm

Price: Free

RACGP Specific Interests Sport and Exercise Medicine in conjunction with parkrun Australia is holding a series of information and networking events across Australia.

The event will include presentations from a parkrun representative and GP advocates of its use.

Light snacks will be served.

Please allow up to 48 hours to receive confirmation of your registration.

Contact: RACGP Specific Interests Events

Tel: 03 8699 0347

24 Aug 2019

SA

SA&NT Member Meeting

You are warmly invited to attend the RACGP SA&NT Member Meeting.


Time: 2.00-2.30 pm


Venue: Adelaide Town Hall, 128 King William Street, Adelaide SA


Cost: The Member Meeting is complimentary for RACGP members. However, registration is required.


Please join us for this important annual meeting that will offer you a unique opportunity to meet with the RACGP SA&NT Council and colleagues as we outline our achievements over the past year.


This event precedes the SA Fellowship and Awards Ceremony held at the same venue. Attendees are invited to stay on for the Ceremony and cocktail function (guest charges apply).

Contact: Rebecca Woodcock

Tel: 08 8267 8310

24 Aug 2019

SA

SA Fellowship and Awards Ceremony 2019

The SA Fellowship and Awards Ceremony is the premier event on the RACGP SA&NT calendar. It is an opportunity for the general practice community to honour New Fellows and celebrate their achievement of Fellowship. Award recipients will also be recognised.

All members of the general practice community are invited to attend the ceremony with colleagues, family and friends. A cocktail function follows the formal program.

Date: Saturday 24 August 2019

Time: 2.00-4.00 pm: Ceremony | 4.00-6.00 pm : Cocktail function

Venue: Adelaide Town Hall, 128 King William Street, Adelaide

Cost: New Fellows and Award winners: Complimentary | Adults: $81 | Children (1-15 years): $25

Contact: Elaine Dalby

Tel: 08 8267 8362

27 Aug 2019 - 28 Jul 2019

SA

Wound Management in General Practice

Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Members $55 | Non member $90 | GPs in training $30


This session will provide health professionals with up to date information, tools and strategies to provide appropriate wound management techniques in general practice.


Course outline:

This course will cover the management of:


  • Chronic ulcers
  • Acute wounds
  • Burns
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Cancer wound infection

Contact: Anjelica Nowak

Tel: 08 8267 8310

10 Sep 2019

SA

Emergency Medicine & Resuscitation (CPR for GPs) - (FULL)

Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Members $64 | Non members $90


RACGP SA&NT is offering an accredited basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) course and an emergency general practice review to assist general practitioners with fulfilling their relevant requirements.


Course outline

  • Covers basic life support (BLS )
  • Practices coordinated resuscitation
  • Refreshes basic electrocardiogram (ECG) rhythm interpretation
  • Considers topical emergency presentations and recent changes in emergency practice.
  • CPR

Contact: Anjelica Nowak

Tel: 08 8267 8310

14 Sep 2019

SA

Musculoskeletal Injuries and Conditions

Assessment and management of musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries is a significant part of the workload of general practice. This workshop will focus on the head, shoulders and knees.


This interactive and practical workshop will cover:


  • Diagnosis and management of concussion
  • Examination and assessment of shoulder and knee injuries
  • Radiological investigations
  • The role of physiotherapy in rehabilitation.

Presenters:

Dr Sandy Kleinschmidt, GP

Dr Duncan Walker, Sports and Exercise Physician

Dr Jennifer Cowie, Radiologist

Rick Beal, Physiotherapist


Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Registration from: 8.30 am)


Venue: Hotel Grand Chancellor, 65 Hindley Street Adelaide


Cost: Members $260 | Non members $320 | Doctors in training $130


Contact: Ms Roberta Morris

Tel: 08 8267 8334

21 Sep 2019

SA

Preparation Workshop: 2019.2 OSCE

Date: Saturday 21 September

Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm (8.45am registration)

Venue: 15 Gover St, North Adelaide SA 5006

This one day workshop is designed to assist candidates in preparing for the Objective Structured Clinical Examination, aiming to provide an outline of the exam components, improve clinical decision making skills and allow practice of communication techniques.

Candidates will be tutored by experienced members of the RACGP SA exam panel on how to address long, short and viva cases. Engaging in small facilitated group sessions which will allow practice and feedback to be provided on your performance in mock cases.

Cost: $500

Places are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment.
If you are unsuccessful with the 2019.2 AKT/KFP, and a cancellation request is received in writing before the program, a refund will be granted.

Contact: Jessica Landers

Tel: 08 8267 8313

23 Sep 2019 - 15 Oct 2019

SA

Tutorial Series: 2019.2 OSCE

Join our study group in preparation for the FRACGP exams

Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm

Venue: 15 Gover St, North Adelaide SA 5006

The tutorial series (6 live sessions over three weeks) will run in lecture and practical format, with a different topic each session, designed to assist your preparations for the clinical exam.

Dates: Mon 23 Sept - Motivational Interviewing, Tues 24 Sept - Multicultural Communication & Aboriginal Health, Mon 30 Sept - Physical Exam (Neurological/Eyes&ENT), Tues 1 Oct - Critical Appraisal, Mon 14 Oct - Physical Exam (Cardiovascular/Musculoskeletal), Tues 15 Oct - Medico-legal Issues/Risk Management

Cost: Full series $500 Single sessions $100

This event is knowledge driven and compliments the groundwork of the Preparation Workshop (Sat 21 Sept). If you require an overview of the case structures and techniques to approach the OSCE exam see the event description.

Contact: Jessica Landers

Tel: 08 8267 8313