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RACGP events and courses

VIC

02 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
ONLINE TRAINING FOR VICTORIAN PRESCRIBERS

Module 2 includes recordings of 'essential knowledge'. Interviews with MATOD experts, as well as two live zoom sessions that will allow you to ask questions of the experts.

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

By registering for this training you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

03 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 3 - Long-Acting Injectable Buprenorphine (LAIB)
ONLINE TRAINING FOR VICTORIAN PRESCRIBERS

Module 3 designed to improve your knowledge and confidence with prescribing and administering long-acting injection buprenorphine, including how to select, initiate and manage patients who are using these new opioid substitutions.

Please note that MATOD Modules 1 and 2 must be completed prior to this training.

By registering for this training you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

02 Feb 2021 - 07 Dec 2021

VIC

RACGP Victoria Town Hall Webinar Series

RACGP Victoria Town Hall & 'Stuff they didn't teach you in medical school' webinar series

Dr Sally Cockburn will emcee this webinar series consisting of two parts.
- A Town Hall with a brief update from the RACGP Victoria Council Executives followed by a Q&A session on a specific topic of interest.
- A panel discussion on a selected topic of 'Stuff they didn't teach you in medical school'.

Held Tuesday's monthly 7.00-8.00pm on the following dates:
- 6 April 2021 Moral Injury
- 4 May 2021
- 1 June 2021
- 6 July 2021
- 3 August 2021
- 7 September 2021
- 5 October 2021
- 9 November 2021
- 7 December 2021


Register online here


Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

17 Feb 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 6.00-7.00pm on the following dates:
- 21 April 2021
- 5 May 2021
- 19 May 2021
- 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 0591

29 Mar 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING FOR VICTORIAN PRESCRIBERS

Module 1 includes how to implement safe and effective opioid prescribing and how to recognise, prevent and respond to problematic opioid

This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Please contact MATOD Program Coordinator, Kerrianne Singleton if you don't have a RACGP number. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs. Interstate GPs please request access.

To complete MATOD Module 1 click here MATOD Module 1

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

24 Apr 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 2 for Area 2 - Grampians and Loddon Mallee

MATOD module 2 for Area 2 - Grampians and Loddon Mallee Practitioners

Time: 8.00am to 12.30pm
Date: Saturday 24 April 2021

Join us for an interactive zoom workshop facilitated by Dr Belinda McDonald.

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of self-directed learning and a virtual zoom workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B virtual workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Successful completion of Module 2-part A and part B is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2020/22 triennium.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

01 May 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 2 for Area 3 Hume

MATOD module 2 for Area 3 Hume Practitioners

Time: 8.30am to 1.00pm
Date: Saturday 1 Mayl 2021

Join us for an interactive zoom workshop facilitated by Dr Thileepan Naren.

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of self-directed learning and a virtual zoom workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B virtual workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Successful completion of Module 2-part A and part B is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2020/22 triennium.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

08 May 2021

VIC

New Fellows - Parkville Parkrun

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

Date: Saturday 8 May 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 0591

23 May 2021

VIC

New Fellows Sunday Brunch

Re-energise your body with food and fuel your mind with great conversation

Th RACGP Victorian New Fellows Committee invite you to LUX Foundry for brunch.

Date:Sunday 23 May
Time:10:30am
Location:Lux Foundry - 21 Hope St, Brunswick VIC 3056

For sneak peak at the menu CLICK HERE

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

05 Jun 2021 - 06 Jun 2021

VIC

Brainy Women: Medicine and the Mind

RACGP Victoria Women in General Practice Committee are proud to present Brainy Women: Medicine and the mind conference. This weekend is a unique forum to bring together distinguished women in general practice and is an opportunity for women practitioners to learn, network and decompress in a casual and supportive environment. Keynote speakers (including Natasha Stott Despoja) and workshops will cover a range of topics that touch all aspects of women's lives: professional, financial and personal.

Conference activities will take place at the RACV City Club in Melbourne.

Save the date(s) - More exciting details to follow soon.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591