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Type: Webinar
18 Aug, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (AEST)

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Price

RACGP Members: FREE
Non-Members: FREE

Free registration

Abuse of Older People

Webinar 18 Aug, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (AEST)

This webinar is presented by Dr Elizabeth Hindmarsh, GP and Chair of the RACGP Specific Interests Abuse and Violence and Prof Dimity Pond, GP and Professor at the University of Newcastle.
 
This webinar will discuss how general practice can contribute to the prevention and intervention of the ‘Abuse of older people’ and contribute to a safer society for all.

Learning outcomes

  1. Understand the prevalence of the abuse of older people in our society.
  2. Discuss and become more aware of how to ask and intervene with patients to enhance safety.
  3. Discuss available resources and options for referrals
This event attracts 3 CPD points

This event attracts 3 CPD points

Presenters

Dr Libby Hindmarsh
GP

Dr Elizabeth (Libby) Hindmarsh has been working in general practice for over 30 years. In the last 10 years she has been working in Aboriginal health on Elcho Island in the Northern Territory and in an Aboriginal general practice on the outskirts of Sydney.

Prof Dimity Pond
GP and Professor at the University of Newcastle

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