Your browser has 'Cookies' disabled, alert boxes will continue to appear without this feature.

RACGP events and courses

WA

08 Aug 2018 - 07 Nov 2018

WA

Grand Round Series: Paediatrics - Fully Booked

40 QI&CPD (Category 1) Points

The 2018 Grand Round series will focus on paediatric presentations in general practice.

Over the course of the four sessions, we will examine the evidence base relating to diagnostic approaches and treatment options. Specialists will present and facilitate case study discussions in the interactive workshops.

Dates and topics:
Wednesday 8 August - Respiratory health
Wednesday 5 September - Mental health
Wednesday 17 October - Dermatology
Wednesday 7 November - Emergencies

Time: Registration 6.15 pm
Dinner from 6.30 pm
Education 7.00-9.00 pm

Venue: RACGP WA, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville

Cost per session: RACGP member: $40 - Non-member: $66
Cost for series RACGP member: $143 - Non-member: $176

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

18 Sep 2018 - 23 Oct 2018

WA

2018.2 OSCE Study Group Series

This study group series is designed to assist exam candidates in their preparation for the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), featuring highly interactive face-to-face lectures on common medical topics covered in the exam.

Dates: Tuesdays 18, 25 September and 2, 9, 16, 23 October 2018

Time: Registration & Dinner 6:00pm, Session 6.30 - 8.30 pm

Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville 6007

Cost: $300 for entire series

Registrations close 5:00pm Friday 14 September 2018

Places are strictly limited so candidates are encouraged to register early

Contact: Julia McNamara

Tel: 08 9489 9555

20 Sep 2018

WA

Clinical Cases & Conversations - Managing Child Abuse

3 QI&CPD (Category 2) Points

Managing child abuse: the GP's role.

Child abuse is a significant health issue that results in serious long term problems.

GPs are in a position to identify children at risk.

This edition of clinical cases and conversations is presented by Dr Peter Winterton AM, General Practitioner with 35 years experience and Child Protection Physician.

Join us for a conversation on identifying the clinical and behavioural warning signs of child abuse. Discuss your responsibilities, reporting requirements and the appropriate referral services available.


Date: Thursday 20 September 2018


Time: 6.00pm - 8.00pm


Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville 6007


Light refreshments provided


This event is complimentary for RACGP members

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

16 Oct 2018

WA

CPR Course for GPs

5 QI&CPD (Category 2) Points

The RACGP cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) course for general practitioners (GPs), run in conjunction with Medical Training Solutions, provides participants with topical emergency presentations and recent changes in emergency practice.

This course is presented in accordance with the current guidelines of the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and covers all aspects of resuscitation and basic life support.

Date: Tuesday 16 October

Time: 7.00-9.00pm

Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville.

Cost: RACGP members: $99
Non-members: $121

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

27 Oct 2018

WA

The Business of General Practice

RACGP WA presents a comprehensive day focusing on The Business of General Practice.


The program is divided into three streams: existing practice owners, aspiring practice owners and employees/contractors. Please choose your stream under "options" when you book.


The day also includes an in-depth session on My Health Record.


Date: Saturday 27 October 2018


Time: 9.30 am - 3.30 pm


Registration: 8.30 am


Venue: Bendat Centre, Wembley


Cost: $99 for members, $129 for non-members.


Early Bird Price: $66 (member only, book now, closes 7/10/18)

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

04 Nov 2018

WA

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound for GPs

The ´Introduction to point-of-care ultrasound for rural GPs’ Active Learning Module (ALM) is designed to support rural GPs to increase their understanding of the applications of point-of-care ultrasound in the diagnostic process. The training is delivered by rural GPs and sonographers who are experienced in using ultrasound in their practice environment.

The ALM is accredited for 40 QI&CPD Category 1 points and is also approved for the Rural Procedural Grants Program.

Date: 4 November 2018

Time: 8.30am till 4.30pm

Venue: The Surgery, 8 Hardie Road - Spencer Park

Cost: RACGP members: $495
Non-members $627

Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

For further information, please contact RACGP Rural on 1800 636764 or via rural@racgp.org.au

Contact: Ms Hildegard Mostmans

Tel: 03 8699 0418

08 Nov 2018

WA

Clinical Cases & Conversations - Infectious Disease

3 QI&CPD (Category 2) Points

Infectious Disease in Primary Care.

Presented by Dr George Eskander and Dr Lewis MacKinnon, we invite you to join us for a conversation on the many aspects of infectious diseases.


Date: Thursday 8 November 2018


Time: 6.00pm - 8.00pm


Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville 6007


Light refreshments provided


This event is complimentary for RACGP members

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

13 Nov 2018

WA

Cervical Screening (Registrar Event)

Developed specifically for GP registrars, this evening session is presented by both RACGP WA and North Metropolitan Health Service.


Cervical Screening: Improving participation rates in under screened and never screened women will be presented by Kay Morton from the WA Cervical Cancer Prevention Program.


Participants will engage in discussions and learn how to: outline the eligibility criteria for self-collection and describe the procedure, identify and use available resources to engage with patients about cervical screening and cervical cancer, and conduct and audit of patient records for identification of underscreened and never screened patients in their practice.


Date: Tuesday 13 November 2018


Time: 6.00-8.00 pm (5.45 pm registration)


Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville 6007


Cost: $20.00


Light refreshments provided

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

16 Nov 2018

WA

Cervical Screening Update - Broome

This evening session is presented by both RACGP WA and North Metropolitan Health Service.


Cervical Screening: Improving participation rates in under screened and never screened women will be presented by Kay Morton from the WA Cervical Cancer Prevention Program.


Participants will engage in discussions and learn how to: outline the eligibility criteria for self-collection and describe the procedure, identify and use available resources to engage with patients about cervical screening and cervical cancer, and conduct and audit of patient records for identification of underscreened and never screened patients in their practice.


Date: Friday 16 November 2018


Time: 7.00-9.00 pm (6.30 pm registration)


Venue: Cable Beach Club, Cable Beach Road, Broome


Cost: $20.00


Light refreshments provided

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555

17 Nov 2018

WA

CPR Course for GPs

5 QI&CPD (Category 2) Points

The RACGP cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) course for general practitioners (GPs), run in conjunction with Medical Training Solutions, provides participants with topical emergency presentations and recent changes in emergency practice.

This course is presented in accordance with the current guidelines of the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and covers all aspects of resuscitation and basic life support.

Date: Saturday 17 November

Time: 8.30am-10.30am

Venue: College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville.

Cost: RACGP members: $99
Non-members: $121

Contact: Lucille Antonio

Tel: 08 9489 9555