RACGP Faculty Events

22 Mar 2024

RACGP Rural Member Meet-up: Launceston

Join the RACGP for networking, drinks and nibbles in Launceston on Friday 22 March 2024.

Network with colleagues over drinks and nibbles. We will share some of the Faculty's key achievements and provide an update for Tasmanian members and stakeholders.

Date: Friday 22 March 2024

Time: 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Venue: The Star Bar Cafe & Hotel, 113 Charles Street, Launceston TAS 7250

Cost: Free

Contact: RACGP Rural

23 Mar 2024

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound - Launceston, Tas

Experienced rural doctors and sonographers will guide you through the diverse applications of point-of-care ultrasound in primary care services using advanced, high-end mobile ultrasound equipment provided by our sponsor, GE Healthcare.

Capped at 30 participants, you'll rotate through six stations; eFast, deep venous thrombosis, heart and lung ultrasound, intravenous line placement and foreign object retrieval, musculoskeletal soft tissue and first trimester transabdominal obstetric ultrasound.

The workshop is a RACGP CPD Accredited Activity. GPs can earn 10 CPD hours (5 hours Education Activity and 5 hours Reviewing Performance) and is eligible for all categories of the Rural Procedural Grants Program.

The workshop runs from 8.30am to 4.30pm and offered to RACGP members at $995 (incl. GST) and to non-members at $1,295 (incl. GST). Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Contact: RACGP Rural