North West Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

GP Events

North West Private Hospital provides a range of GP education events each year featuring hospital specialists and allied health professionals on topics relevant to General Practice. GP education activities are accredited with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners for QI&CPD points – Category 1 and 2.

GP Event information will be posted to this page.

2 Day Workshop - A Skin Cancer Workshop for GPs

Discussion Points:

Diagnosis, excisions, margins & flaps repairs, scar management and medicolegal pitfalls.

Join our team of experts for this practical hands-on session featuring specialists:

  • Dermatology: Dr Dougal Coates & Dr Lauren Young
  • Plastic Surgery: Dr Lily Vrtik, Dr Matthew Peters, Dr Brendan Louie
  • Pathology: Dr Richard Williamson
  • Radiation Oncology: Dr Art Kaminski
  • Oncology: Dr Adam Stirling
  • Medicolegal: Talitha Burson

Program:

SATURDAY

  • 8.00am – 4.00pm
  • Topics include: Dermoscopy; biospies, shaves, curette and diathermy; non-surgical treatment; MOHs; pathology; radiation and medicolegal pitfalls

SUNDAY

  • 8.30am – 12.00pm
  • Topics: Flaps and grafts; scar therapy; MBS and billing

*please note that the program may be altered without notice.

When Saturday 15 Jun 2019 08:00 AM
Where North West Private Hospital
Education Room/Amin Building 137 Flockton Street Everton Park QLD 4053
RSVP Friday 07 Jun 2019
337
2 Day Workshop - A Skin Cancer Workshop for GPs
North West Private Hospital, Education Room/Amin Building 137 Flockton Street Everton Park QLD 4053
Saturday 15 Jun 2019 08:00 AM
18
Amber
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18 seats available. Register online
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QI&CPD Category 2 - 15 Points


Good Sport & Weighty Issues GP Education Evening

Discussion points:

Minor sports injuries, concussion, growing pains, updating bariatric surgery, GP challenges.

Learning outcomes:

• Identify the role of the Sports Medicine Physician in

the management of non-operative orthopaedics

• Implement a concussion management plan for the paediatric athlete

• Describe the differential diagnoses of “growing pains” in children

• Discuss bariatric surgery options, cost effectiveness, outcomes and complications

• Participate in a multidisciplinary team approach to weigh loss and the maintenance thereof.

Program:

6.00pm Registration and dinner

6.30pm Presentations and discussion

  • Paediatric orthopaedics; not just growing pains - Dr Sheanna Maine, Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • The role of the sports physician in non-operative orthopaedics - Dr Stacey Compton, Sports & Exercise Medicine Physician
  • Bariatric surgery update: options, evidence base, cost effectiveness, GP challenges - Dr Benjamin Dodd, Bariatric and General Surgeon

9.00pm Evaluation and close

Presenters

Dr Sheanna Maine - Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle
Dr Benjamin Dodd - General Surgery

When Wednesday 05 Jun 2019 06:00 PM
Where North West Private Hospital
Education Room/Admin Building 137 Flockton Street Everton Park QLD 4053
RSVP Friday 31 May 2019
338
Good Sport & Weighty Issues GP Education Evening
North West Private Hospital, Education Room/Admin Building 137 Flockton Street Everton Park QLD 4053
Wednesday 05 Jun 2019 06:00 PM
23
Amber
LeathwickA@ramsayhealth.com.au
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23 seats available. Register online
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QI&CPD Catergory 5 Points


Hereditary Gynaecological Cancer & Common Achilles Tendon Problems

Learning Outcomes

• Follow current guidelines for risk reduction in women with BRCA gene mutations

• Identify women at increased risk of developing  gynaecological cancers and refer appropriately

• Diagnose and manage common Achilles tendon problems

Presenters

Dr Piksi Singh, CGO - Gynaecological Oncology
Dr Gerald Yeo - Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle

When Wednesday 19 Jun 2019 06:00 PM
Where North West Private Hospital
Education Room/Admin Building 137 Flockton Street
Everton Park
QLD
4053
RSVP Friday 14 Jun 2019
326
Hereditary Gynaecological Cancer & Common Achilles Tendon Problems
North West Private Hospital, Education Room/Admin Building 137 Flockton Street,Everton Park,QLD,4053
Wednesday 19 Jun 2019 06:00 PM
21
Amber Leathwick
LeathwickA@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
21 seats available. Register online
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RACGP 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points