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RACGP Victoria

RACGP Victoria events

01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2020

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING

RACGP Victoria is offering online training on safer opioid prescribing and opioid dependence for Victorian GPs. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for this training.

Please contact RACGP Victoria 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

This education is accredited for 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

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 Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

24 Aug 2019

VIC

'Love Your Heart' Workshop

Date: Saturday 24 August 2019
Love your heart: 12.30-5.00 pm (includes 1 hour lunch)
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Members price: $75
Non-members price: $90

'Love your heart' will feature presentations from cardiologist A Prof Justin Mariani, dietitan Annie Barry and exercise physiologist Kellie Ruane. The workshop will focus on prescribing for a 'healthy heart', women's cardiovascular disease as well as offer an interactive ECG refresher session.

Brought to you by the RACGP Victoria Women in General Practice Committee.

'Love your heart' is accredited for 6 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

29 Aug 2019

VIC

RACGP Victoria Members Meeting and Awards Night

Date: Thursday 29 August 2019
Location: River's Edge Events Melbourne, Level 1, 18/38 Siddeley St, Melbourne, VIC 3005
Timing: 6.00-9.00 pm
Catering: Celebration canapes and beverages provided
Cost: Free

Join us at the RACGP Victoria Members Meeting and Awards Night and help us celebrate and recognise excellence in general practice. The meeting will be chaired by Dr Trisha Boetto, RACGP Provost, with an address to members by RACGP Victoria Chair, Dr Cameron Loy.

We will also be celebrating the Victorian winners of the RACGP Awards:
General Practice of the Year
General Practitioner of the Year
General Practice Supervisor of the Year
General Practice Registrar of the Year

This event is for members only.

New Fellows: The Fellowship and Awards Ceremony will be held on Saturday 23 November 2019

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

03 Sep 2019

VIC

New Fellows Small Group Networking - Mornington Peninsula

RACGP Victoria New Fellows committee are hosting small group catch-ups for GPs in their first five years after fellowship. Come along to this casual networking dinner with like-minded GPs to talk all things post fellowship.

Time: 7.00 pm start
Date: Tuesday 3 September 2019
Location: Casa de Playa, 39 Main Street, Mornington

Cost: Dinner is at participant's expense.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

06 Sep 2019

VIC

Developmental Disability in General Practice ALM

Venue: JMC, RACGP House,100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne

Time: 8.30am–3.30pm

Price: RACGP Members: $250, Non-members: $360

This active learning module (ALM) will focus on effectively dealing with health vulnerabilities of individuals with developmental disability presenting within the general practice and community settings.

Learning outcomes:
- Discuss early childhood development and its importance for lifelong health and wellbeing
- Define the nature and scope of developmental disability as it pertains to the individual and the community
- Recognise the role of the GP in managing the common health and medical issues associated with developmental disability
- Identify the services and supports that are available for children and adults with developmental disability in the context of NDIS
- Ascertain and manage the safety risks specific to the individual with developmental disability

Contact: Emma Carroll

Tel: 1800 090 588

08 Sep 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

New format Module 2
Time: 8.30am - 1.00pm
Location: Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, 65 Queens Road, Albert Park VIC 3004

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for practitioners wishing to utilise pharmacotherapy (methadone and buprenorphine) in treatment planning for patients with opioid use disorder.

To be eligible for training, practitioners must be registered with AHPRA and actively practicing in Victoria.

Course Prerequisites:
Practitioners must complete MATOD Module 1 first. Then during September, set aside two hours to complete Module 2 (Part A) online, before attending the new 4 hr interactive Module 2 workshop (Part B).

This session is presented by MATOD specialist GPs and accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for 2017-2019 triennium.

This education is funded by Victorian Government. By registering you consent for your details to share with Department of Health and Human Services and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area Base

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

08 Sep 2019

VIC

New Fellows Small Group Networking - Inner North Melbourne

RACGP Victoria New Fellows committee are hosting small group catch-ups for GPs in their first five years after fellowship. Come along to this casual networking brunch with like-minded GPs to talk all things post fellowship.

Time: 11.00 am start
Date: Sunday 8 September 2019
Location: Lux Foundry, 21 Hope Street, Brunswick VIC 3056

Cost: Brunch is at participant's expense.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

11 Sep 2019

VIC

Finances 101 Webinar

Join the Victoria New Fellows Committee in finding out the basics of what to do with your finances as you become a new fellow (or if you're an established fellow, join to make sure you are doing things correctly!) .


From the boring basics of ABN/GST/BAS to the more "exciting" service fee models, debt structuring and superannuation, learn how to set yourself up for financial success.

We will also cover the confusing world of life and income protection insurance where the dizzying array of terms get de-mystified (stepped vs level vs hybrid, "true level" vs level, indemnity vs agreed value ..and more.)


Register online here


Date: Wednesday 11 Sept 2019

Time: 7.00-8.30 pm AEST

Price: This is a free webinar
This workshop will be accredited for 3 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

12 Sep 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Date: Thursday 12 September 2019
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

08 Oct 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Date: Tuesday 8 October 2019
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591