Events

Topic:
• Can BPD be diagnosed in teens? How important is diagnosis? Is it helpful? What are the goals of treatment? Is there evidence for early intervention? Are there useful management skills for GPs ?The BPD label and stigma, DBT overview - What service options do we have in our region?

Speakers:
• Steve McConnell - Psychiatrist
• Marianne Weddell - Psychologist

Open to:
• GP's & GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
• Practice Managers & Practice Staff
• Aboriginal Health Workers
• Psychologists
• Social Workers

Venue:
Ground Conference room, Westvic PHN
131 Myers Street, Geelong

This event is available in person or via webinar

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For further information contact Helene Gilmore

Event Date 7:30 am, 24/03/2017
Event End Date 9:00 am, 24/03/2017

Topic: Uncommon Presentations of Common Dermatological Conditions

Speaker: Dr Bishakha Rajogopalan - Dermatologist

Open to:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Medical Students

Venue: Education Resource Centre, Ballarat Health Services, Drummond Street, Ballarat

Time: 12:30pm Light refreshments, Lecture 1:00pm - 2:00pm

For further information contact Debra Harris

Event Date 12:30 pm, 28/03/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 28/03/2017

Topics:

  • Immunisation update
  • Travel immunisations
  • Recent changes to AIR

Speaker:

  • Alison Elliot - Immunisation Consultant, Western Victoria PHN

Open to:

  • Practice Nurses

Light dinner provided

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For further information contact Clair McDonald

Event Date 6:00 pm, 29/03/2017
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 29/03/2017
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 22/03/2017

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Topics:
• The Red Eye
• Dry eye and blepharitis
• Topical steroids and other drops
• Ocular side effects of systemic medications
• Peri ocular lesions
• Flashes floaters and other transient visual disturbances
• Common problems after injections for amd and diabetes
• Question and answer session

Speaker:
Dr Ben Clark & panel of Geelong Ophthalmologists

Open to:
General Practitioners
• GP Registrars

Venue:
Empire Grill
66 McKillop Street, Geelong

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Further information contact Helene Gilmore

Event Date 6:30 pm, 29/03/2017
Event End Date 9:30 pm, 29/03/2017

 This event has been cancelled

Speaker: Ruth Bollard - Medical Practitioner, Specialists on Drummond

Open to:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Medical Students

2 RACGP Category Two points

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For further information contact Debra Harris

Event Date 6:00 pm, 30/03/2017
Event End Date 8:00 pm, 30/03/2017

Speaker:
•    Mr Niall McConchie -  ENT Surgeon, Knight & McConchie

Open to:
•    GP's and GP Registrars
•    Practice Nurse
•    Nurse Practitioners
•    Allied Health Professionals
•    Medical Students

Venue:
Horsham Golf Club
304 Golf Course Road, Haven

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For further information contact Belinda Browne

Event Date 7:00 pm, 30/03/2017
Event End Date 9:30 pm, 30/03/2017
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 23/03/2017

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Topic: What Is New in Diabetes Management

Speaker: Dr James Gome - Endocrinologist

Venue: Western District Health, Education Centre,Kitchener Street, Hamilton Vic 330

Contact: Sherin Halliday, CPD Consultant. Western Victoria Primay Health network, Phone (03) 5564 5888 or email

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Event Date 1:00 pm, 31/03/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 31/03/2017

Topic: New National Cervical Screening Guidelines - Will you be ready?

Speaker: Dr Stella Heley - Senior Liaison Physician

Open to:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Medical Students

Venue: Education Resource Centre, Ballarat Health Services, Drummond Street, Ballarat

Time: 12:30pm Light refreshments, Lecture 1:00pm - 2:00pm

For further information contact Debra Harris

Event Date 12:30 pm, 18/04/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 18/04/2017

Topic: Immunisation and  Travel Immunisation Update

Speaker: Chelsea Taylor - Senior Project officer & Policy Advisor, Immunisation Section Health protection Branch, DHHS,

               Alison Elliott - Immunisation consultant - Western Victoria PHN

Venue:Western Victoria Primary Health Network, Bayside City Plaza, 24-39 Fairy Street, Warrnambool, Vic 3280

Contact: Rachael Bond, Primary Care Consultancy, Western Victoria Primary Health Network, Phone (03) 5381 1756 or Email

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This event is available in person or via Webinar

 
Event Date 6:30 pm, 19/04/2017
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 19/04/2017

Speaker:

  • Carmel O’Kane – Oncology Nurse Practitioner, Wimmera Health Care Group

Open to:

  • GP's and GP Registrars
  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Hospital Medical Officers
  • Medical Students

Venue:
Boardroom, Arapiles Building
Wimmera Health Care Group
83 Baillie Street, Horsham

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For further information contact Belinda Browne

Event Date 12:30 pm, 20/04/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 20/04/2017

Topic: Working Smarter with Technology

Venue: Western Victoria Primary Health Network, 101 Drummond Street North, Ballarat

Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Open to: Practice Managers and staff alike

Points: Each seminar will attract 5 CPD points for AAPM members

For further information please contact Jacqui White (03) 5304 5605

Meal included

Event Date 12:30 pm, 20/04/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 20/04/2017
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 17/04/2017

Topic: Working Smarter with Technology

Venue: Western Victoria Primary Health Network, 148 Baille Street, Horsham Vic 3402

Time: 1pm - 2pm

Open to: Practice Managers and staff alike

Points: Each seminar will attract 5 CPD points for AAPM members

For further information please contact Tanya Hahne (03) 4310 5106

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Event Date 1:00 pm, 20/04/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 20/04/2017

Topic: Working Smarter with Technology

Venue: Western Victoria Primary Health Network, Bayside City Plaza, 24-36 Fairy Street, Warrnambool, Vic 3280

Time: 1pm - 2pm

Open to: Practice Managers and staff alike

Points: Each seminar will attract 5 CPD points for AAPM members

For further information please contact Karen McConnell (03) 5564 5888

 

Event Date 1:00 pm, 20/04/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 20/04/2017

Topic: Working Smarter with Technology

Venue: Western Victoria Primary Health Network, 131 Myers Street, Geelong

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Open to: Practice Managers and Practice Staff

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For further information please contact Jenny Boyd or Ph: (03) 5222 0802

Event Date 1:00 pm, 20/04/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 20/04/2017

Speaker:
•    Dr Alana Tuxen - Dermatologist, Specialists on Drummond

Open to:
•    GP's and GP Registrars
•    Practice Nurse
•    Nurse Practitioners
•    Allied Health Professionals
•    Medical Students

Venue:
Pryenees House
East Grampians Health Service
Girdlestone Street, Ararat

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Meal Provided

For further information please contact Belinda Browne

Event Date 7:00 pm, 20/04/2017
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 20/04/2017

Topics:
•    Best practice treatment of chronic pain in primary care
•    Case study presentation: local success story
•    Pharmacotherapy
•    Panel session with Q&A
•    ORT in the Pharmacy between case study presentation: local success story and Pharmacotherapy

Speakers:
• Dr Malcolm Hogg - Pain Management Specialist
• Dr Paul Grinzi - General Practitioner
• Dr Mike McDonough - Addiction Medicine Specialist
• Cobie McQueen – Pharmacist, Priceline Pharmacy

Open to:
•    GP's and GP Registrars
•    Practice Nurses
•    Nurse Practitioners
•    Allied Health Professionals
•    Medical Students

Venue:
Horsham Golf Club
304 Golf Course Road, Haven

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For further information contact Belinda Browne

Event Date 6:30 pm, 26/04/2017
Event End Date 9:30 pm, 26/04/2017
Cut off date 19 04 2017

Topic:
•    Obstetric Anaesthesia

Speaker:
•    Dr Michael Shaw – Anaesthetist, Anaesthetic Group Ballarat

Open to:
•    GP Anaesthetists

Venue:
Ararat Medical Centre
55 High Street, Ararat

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For further information contact Belinda Browne

Event Date 7:00 pm, 27/04/2017
Event End Date 9:30 pm, 27/04/2017
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 20/04/2017

Speaker:

• Dr David Brumley, Palliative Care Physician, Barwon Health – Community Palliative Care

Open to:

• GP's and GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses
• Nurse Practitioners
• Allied Health Professionals
• Medical Students

Registrations close Monday 24 April

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Meal Provided

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Event Date 7:00 pm, 01/05/2017
Event End Date 9:30 pm, 01/05/2017

Topic: What a Headache!

Speaker: Dr Ramesh Sahathevan - Neurologist

Open to:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Medical Students

Venue: Education Resource Centre, Ballarat Health Services, Drummond Street, Ballarat

Time: 12:30pm Light refreshments, Lecture 1:00pm - 2:00pm

For further information contact Debra Harris

Event Date 12:30 pm, 02/05/2017
Event End Date 2:00 pm, 02/05/2017

Topic:
• To Be Advised

Speaker:
•    Dr Michael Carter - Obstetrician, Ballarat IVF

Open to:
•    GP Obstetricians

Venue:
The Olive and Lavender Store
106 High Street, Avoca

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For further information contact Belinda Browne

Event Date 7:00 pm, 02/05/2017
Event End Date 9:00 pm, 02/05/2017
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 25/04/2017