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RACGP Victoria

RACGP Victoria events

10 Apr 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Date: Wednesday 10 April 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.

If you are unable to attend this session, the next workshop is being run on Thursday 13 June 2019.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

04 May 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.40am)
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne Vic 3002

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for GPs helping their patients safely manage their opioid dependence. Training enables attendees to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients and methadone.

To be eligible for training, attendees must practicing in Victoria, be supporting patients within six months of training, complete MATOD Module 1 online and be registered with AHPRA.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

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

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

11 May 2019

VIC

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound - Lakes Entrance

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.

This full-day ALM will give general practice registrars and rural & remote GPs the opportunity to identify practical applications of ultrasound technology in rural general practice settings and utilise point of care ultrasound devices under the guidance of experts.

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

The ALM runs from 8.30am till 4.30pm and will be offered to RACGP members at $495 (incl. GST). Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

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

Contact: RACGP Rural

Tel: 1800 636 764

31 May 2019

VIC

Intermediate Clinical Emergency Mgt Program - Melbourne

This one day highly interactive workshop focuses on recognition and management of medical emergencies in general practice, including acute coronary syndrome, acute asthma, anaphylaxis and effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which meets the 2017-19 triennium basic CPR course requirement. It also meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.

Contact: RACGP

Tel: 03 8699 0557

01 Jun 2019 - 02 Jun 2019

VIC

Advanced Clinical Emergency Management Program - Melbourne

Please read the eligibility criteria before registering for this event. You must have completed or be enrolled in the Intermediate CEMP or equivalent to register for this course.

This highly interactive two day workshop have been designed to further build participants' knowledge, skills and confidence when responding to medical emergencies. It focuses on the management of life threatening emergencies and includes specific skills required to manage adult and paediatric trauma.

Contact: RACGP

Tel: 03 8699 0557

01 Jun 2019

VIC

Psychodynamic Principles for General Practitioners Part 2

Date: Saturday 2 June 2019
Time:8.45 am - 5.00 pm

Resistance and the anxiety disorders: a one-day workshop designed to impart a detailed understanding of psychodynamic principles and their application in the treatment of common problems via focused psychological therapies.

This workshop covers: Reinforcing the important principles of Part 1, the psychodynamics of resistance to improvement (defences) in all its manifestations in psychological treatment, understanding the anxiety disorders: new psychodynamic principles will be introduced and explored, and also previously discussed principles and their uses in anxiety disorders.
Pre-requisite: Psychodynamic principles for GPs Part 1.

This workshop is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-19 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

13 Jun 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Date: Thursday 13 June 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

10 Aug 2019

VIC

Psychodynamic Principles for General Practitioners Part 3

Date: Saturday 10 August 2019
Mind and body: a one-day workshop designed to impart a detailed understanding of psychodynamic principles and their application in the treatment of common problems via focused psychological therapies.

This workshop is devoted to the mind-body interaction, covering: somatization and how the mind-body interaction results in symptoms and disease, and the psychodynamics of eating disorders and body image disorders. Understanding the psychodynamics of both mental and general illness, especially chronic illness and the role of the unconscious and conscious meaning the patient ascribes to various types of disorders and their medical treatment. What it means to be mentally well and the psychodynamics of wellness - a topic that has particular relevance not only to patients but also to GPs. Pre-requisite: Psychodynamic principles for GPs Part 1.

This workshop is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-19 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591