RACGP Faculty Events


30 Apr 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
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

30 Apr 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
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

30 Apr 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
VIC

MATOD Program

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)
Module 1 - Safer Opioid Prescribing An introduction to implement safe and effective opioid prescribing and to recognise, prevent and respond to problematic opioid abuse.
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.
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 the MATOD Program Coordinator if you don't have an RACGP ID number via vic.matod@racgp.org.au

Contact: Victoria MATOD

28 May 2022
VIC

New Fellows Parkville Parkrun

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

The Parkville Parkrun for New Fellows is a great way to increase the flow of oxygen and enjoy some fresh air!

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

Location
Princes Park, 200-590 Royal Parade, Carlton North VIC 3054

Start time
Please arrive at least 20 minutes early for an 8.00 am start.

If you are new please register with Parkville Parkrun here

Contact: Victoria Events

28 May 2022 - 29 May 2022
VIC

Brainy Women: A Healthy Mind and Body

Rescheduled date: 28 and 29 May 2022

RACGP Victoria Women in General Practice Committee are proud to present Brainy Women: A Healthy Mind and Body conference. This weekend is a unique forum to bring together general 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 and personal.

Proudly supported by CommBank.

Date: 28 and 29 May 2022
Location: RACV City Club, 501 Bourke Street

Full conference: Members $375.00 I Registrar $300.00 I Non Member $425.00
Saturday only: Members $300.00 I Registrar $225.00 I Non Member $350.00
Dinner only: Members $125.00 I Registrar $125.00 I Non Member $125.00
Live stream: $200.00

Contact: Victoria Events

31 May 2022 - 07 Jun 2022

KFP Online Pre-Exam Workshop Series 2022.2

This 2-part online series will assist general practice registrars and practice eligible candidates with their preparation for the Key Feature Problems (KFP) component of the FRACGP exam. Candidates will have the opportunity to answer a range of NEW KFP questions and discuss the answers under the guidance of RACGP medical educators.

All candidates must complete the Exam Support Online module prior to registering. Please visit http://gplearning.racgp.org.au and log in using your member account details.

Dates: Tuesday 31 May & Tuesday 6 June 2022

Timing: 7:30pm-9:30pm (AEST) *please refer to a time zone converter for your local time*

Cost: RACGP member: $220.00

PLEASE NOTE: This live and interactive course is not recorded, and you will not be able to access materials at a later date.

Contact: Exam Team

21 Jul 2022
VIC

Basic Life Support (BLS) Run By GPs for GPs

Date: Thursday 21 July 2022
Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: RACGP House 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Fee: Members $120.00 I Non members $175.00

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.

Contact: Victoria Events

30 Jul 2022
VIC

IMG Committee Presents Legal Aids Workshop

Date: Saturday 30 July 2022
Time: 10.00AM -1:00PM
Location: RACGP House 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Fee: Members $45.00 I Non members $55.00

RACGP Victoria's IMG Committee present Legal Aids - a hands on workshop focusing on:
How to manage complaints and deal with difficult patients
Good Medical Records and Telehealth
Ownership of results and investigations and the risks of corporatisation of care
Report writing / Workcover / TAC

You will hear from the experts and then spend time working through case studies.

Contact: Victoria Events

20 Aug 2022
VIC

GPADD22 Vulnerable Populations

GPADD22 Addiction Matters - focussing on vulnerability

Date: Saturday 20 August 2022
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

Contact: Victoria Events

27 Aug 2022
VIC

MATOD Module 2 Workshop

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD) - Module 2
Time: 8.30am to 12:30pm
Location: The Hotel Shamrock, Corner of Pall Mall &, Williamson St, Bendigo VIC 3550

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:

Module 1 online training
Focuses on evidence-based practice approaches that help prevent, identify and manage problems arising from opioid prescribing.
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 face-to-face workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion facilitated by Dr Paul Grinzi and is accredited for 40 CPD points for the 2021-2022 triennium.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

24 Nov 2022
VIC

Practice Owners Masterclass - Melbourne

Time:   8.30 am - 4.30 pm
Venue: CBA office, Melbourne
Price:   RACGP member: $260 | Non-member: $325


The Practice Owners Masterclass comprises a one-day interactive workshop built around an existing clinic case study of 2 GP owners. The workshop aims to step you through the development of a successful business and strategic plan covering the below key areas:


- Development of a business and strategic plan
- Accounting and financials
- Getting the best out of your people and practice staff
- Patients and services
- Doctor payments


By signing up for this event, you agree to receive communications from partners.



Registrations for Melbourne will open in June via the GP22 conference website.

Contact: Victoria Events

Advertising

Advertising