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RACGP events and courses

VIC

16 Jun 2021 - 15 Dec 2021

VIC

DoH and RACGP Victoria Webinar Series 2021

DoH and RACGP Victoria Webinar Series 2021

Latest public health advice and Q&A presented by DoH representatives in conjunction with RACGP Victoria Faculty Chair Dr Anita Munoz and Co-Deputy Chairs Dr Marina Malcolm and Dr Bernard Shiu.

Held Wednesday's mid-monthly 6:00pm - 7:00pm on the following dates:

  • 16 June 2021
  • 21 July 2021
  • 18 August 2021
  • 15 September 2021
  • 20 October 2021
  • 17 November 2021
  • 15 December 2021

Register online here

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0086

30 Jun 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 1 - Safer Opioid Prescribing

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Module 1 - Safer Opioid Prescribing: An introduction to implement safe and effective opioid prescribing and to recognise, prevent and respond to problematic opioid abuse. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

MATOD Module 1 click here MATOD Module 1

Please contact MATOD Program Coordinator, Kerrianne Singleton on 03 8699 0468 or via email at vic.MATOD@racgp.org.au if you don't have a RACGP number. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs. Interstate GPs please request access.


CPD Activity • 4 points.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

30 Jun 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 2 - Opioid Use Disorder, Pharmacology & Dosing

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Module 2 - Opioid Use Disorder, Pharmacology & dosing: A comprehensive series of modules with videos and interviews with MATOD experts. It includes live zoom session that will allow participants to ask questions of the experts.

On completion of modules 1 and 2 you'll be trained and recognised as a prescriber for methadone and buprenorphine based assisted treatment of opioid dependence.

Please contact MATOD Program Coordinator, Kerrianne Singleton on 03 8699 0468 or via email at vic.MATOD@racgp.org.au if you don't have a RACGP number.

CPD Accredited Activity - 40 points.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

30 Jun 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 3 - Long-acting Injectable Buprenorphine

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Module 3 - Long-acting injectable buprenorphine: Builds on knowledge of prescribing and administering long-acting injection buprenorphine, including how to select, initiate and manage patients who are using these new opioid substitutions.

Please contact MATOD Program Coordinator, Kerrianne Singleton on 03 8699 0468 or via email at vic.MATOD@racgp.org.au if you don't have a RACGP number.

CPD Activity • 4 points.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

03 Jul 2021

VIC

New Fellows - Parkville Parkrun

Parkville Parkrun: A 5km run/walk- it's you against the clock!

Date: Saturday 3 July 2021
Time: 8:00am
Location: Princes Park, 200-590 Royal Parade, Carlton North VIC 3054

The RACGP Victoria New Fellows Committee invite you to join them at the Parkville Parkrun. Let's increase the flow of oxygen and enjoy some fresh air!

Following the run we invite you refuel your muscles with C8H10N4O2 (caffeine).

Sign up to a parkrun profile

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0086

07 Jul 2021

VIC

RACGP Victoria - Alt Wednesday Clinical Webinar

Alt Wednesday Clinical Webinar

Dr Sally Cockburn will facilitate this webinar consisting of two parts.

  • A brief update from the RACGP Victoria Council Executives followed by a Q&A
  • A panel discussion on a selected topic of 'Stuff they didn't teach you in medical school'.

Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Date: 7 July 2021

Topic: Prof Alan Sandford "forging meaningful team relationships between GPs and hospitals - discharge summary/clinical heandovers"


Next Alt Wednesday Webinar on 4 August 2021


Register online here

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0086

27 Jul 2021

VIC

Basic Life Support (BLS) Run By GPs for GPs - Fully Booked

Date: Tuesday 27 July 2021
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: RACGP House 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Fee: Members $110.00 I Non members $165.00

RACGP Victoria's Basic Life Support course is a GP peer to peer experience, delivered by a GP trainer, Dr Rod Campain. This course covers recognition of an emergency, DRSABCD, chest compressions and rescue breathing using COVID-safe resuscitation masks and equipment.

It also includes a structured approach that GPs can use to treat all patients who may have a life threatening illness.

Completion of a BLS course is a requirement for the 2020-22 triennium. Secure your spot to update your BLS training and network with your peers.

Next BLS session: Thursday 19 August 2021

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0086

31 Jul 2021

VIC

GPADD21 Vulnerable Populations

GPADD21 Addiction Matters - focussing on vulnerability

Date: Saturday 31 July 2021
Location: RACV City Club Melbourne - 501 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Fees: Members $300.00 I Registrar $225.00 I Non-Member $400.00
Early Bird - Members $250.00 I Registrar $175.00 I Non-Member $350.00

Accomodation at corporate rates please quote BBID number 9871025

Join us at an in person event on Addiction in vulnerable populations, a one day interactive program including:
Addiction: A lived experience, an update on topical issues and interactive session on Stigma.

As well as parallel workshops on specific vulnerable populations

    - Refugee Health
    - LGBTIQ
    - Custodial medicine
    - Homeless

    Early Bird rates until 30 June 2021

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0086

15 Aug 2021

VIC

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound - Bendigo, VIC

This full-day workshop is delivered by rural GPs, emergency physicians and sonographers and is designed to support rural GPs to increase their understanding of the applications of point-of-care ultrasound in the diagnostic process. Participants will have an opportunity to identify practical applications of ultrasound technology in general practice settings and gain hands-on experience in the use of point of care ultrasound devices under the guidance of experts.

The workshop is a CPD Accredited Activity (40 points) and is approved for all categories of the Rural Procedural Grants Program.

The workshop runs from 8.30am to 4.30pm and will be offered to RACGP members at $695 (incl. GST) and to non-members for $995 (incl. GST). Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Contact: RACGP Rural

Tel: 1800 636 764

19 Aug 2021

VIC

Basic Life Support (BLS) Run By GPs for GPs

Date: Thursday 19 August 2021
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: RACGP House 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Fee: Members $110.00 I Non members $165.00

RACGP Victoria's Basic Life Support course is a GP peer to peer experience, delivered by a GP trainer, Dr Rod Campain. This course covers recognition of an emergency, DRSABCD, chest compressions and rescue breathing using COVID-safe resuscitation masks and equipment.

It also includes a structured approach that GPs can use to treat all patients who may have a life threatening illness.

Completion of a BLS course is a requirement for the 2020-22 triennium. Secure your spot to update your BLS training and network with your peers.

Next BLS session: Wednesday 22 September 2021

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0086