Central Queensland education and training events

Central Queensland Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
21 October 8:15am Breathe Easy: Management of Respiratory Disorders for Healthcare Professionals The Woolcock Institute of Medical Research in Glebe, Sydney is offering a free full day symposium. World renowned Woolcock researchers and clinical experts will cover the key recommendations for recognising, diagnosing and managing patients with asthma and COPD. Sydney & Webinar Free Woolcock Institute of Medical Research Yes
21 October 8am CPR Training for Health Professionals All health professionals and admin staff are invited to attend this session for nationally recognised CPR training. The training will provide attendees with HLTAID001 for 1 year. Biloela Enquire First Aid Response
24-27 October 9am AAPM The Magic of Management Conference The Australian Association of Practice Management (AAPM) provides education, support, advice and advocacy for those involved in healthcare practice management. Perth From $335 AAPM
24 October 6pm Up-scheduling of Codeine GPs and Pharmacists are invited to attend an update on the upcoming changes to over the counter codeine supply. This session will assist you in being prepared to manage patients with codeine dependency/addiction and prepare you to have the crucial conversations about alternative and more efficacious pain management strategies. Gladstone Enquire PHN
25 October 6pm Up-scheduling of Codeine GPs and Pharmacists are invited to attend an update on the upcoming changes to over the counter codeine supply. This session will assist you in being prepared to manage patients with codeine dependency/addiction and prepare you to have the crucial conversations about alternative and more efficacious pain management strategies. Rockhampton Enquire PHN
26 October 10am Queensland Epilepsy Symposium This one day symposium will ensure members of the public including those living with epilepsy and their support networks, as well as medical and allied health staff, have the opportunity to learn more about a range of topical issues. Brisbane From $50 Epilepsy Queensland
27 October 7:45am Children's Nutrition Research Centre Symposium 2017 The symposium is an event for all clinicians and allied health professionals who are interested in learning the most up to date recommendations relating to this topic. The rise and rise of prebiotics and probiotics will cover both theoretical and practical aspects of key topics. Brisbane From $175 The University of Queensland
28 October 8:30am Moving Ahead: The National Cervical Screening Program Renewal The Cancer Screening Unit, Preventive Health Branch of Queensland Health, in collaboration with Iris Education, invite you to this free update in Cairns. You may participate in person or by joining through live streaming on your own computer or device. Cairns & Webinar Free Queensland Health Yes
30-31 October 8:30am Medicines - A General Update for Nurses The administration of medicines is one of the riskiest areas of nursing practice and requires a thorough understanding of pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics. In this context it is imperative that drug interactions and unwanted side effects are readily identified. Rockhampton From $506 Ausmed Yes
31 October 6:15pm Webinar: What is Borderline Personality Disorder? The Mental Health Professionals' Network, in partnership with the Australian BPD Foundation and Spectrum Personality Disorder Service for Victoria is producing a free webinar series to increase clinicians' expertise and ability to provide high quality, responsive, evidence-based treatment, care and support for people with BPD. Online Webinar Free Mental Health Professionals Network Yes
1 November 6:30pm Inflamatory Bowel Disease in Rural and Regional Queensland St Andrew’s Hospital invites you to attend dinner meeting which will explore and provide updates on referral pathways to St Andrew’s gastroenterology services. Rockhampton Free St Andrew’s Hospital Yes
2-3 November 8:30am Nursing Adults Aged 85 + Conference Increasing numbers of people are living beyond 85 years of age and this particular population are set to grow substantially over the next few decades. This will have profound implications on the way you, as a nurse, provide care. Are you and your service ready for an even larger older population? Are your gerontological nursing skills up-to-date? Melbourne From $572 Ausmed Yes
9 November 5pm My Health Record - Getting Started and about the Agency The first webinar in the My Health Record series will look at Australia’s current health landscape and why we need digital health, explain the benefits of the My Health Record for consumers and healthcare providers and introduce the registration process for a healthcare organisation and individual healthcare providers. Webinar Free Australian Digital Health Agency
11 November 8:30am Cancer Clinical Symposium Features presentations about Immunotherapies, Haematology, Radiation, Palliative care and Advanced Health Decisions from a patient perspective from cancer experts. Afternoon session will feature interactive case studies. Videoconferencing available. Catering provided. Rockhampton Free CQHHS - Cancer Care Services Rockhampton Hospital Yes
23 November 8am ACRRM: Rural Emergency Obstetrics Training Rural Emergency Obstetric Training (REOT) will increase obstetric skill levels of participants. This one day course is interactive and uses skill stations, clinical simulations and scenarios. A team of experienced rural GP obstetricians and midwives teach the practical skills of a normal delivery and cover common obstetric emergencies. Sydney From $1,645 ACRRM Yes
23 November 9am QLD Cardiovascular Research Showcase - Save the date The Queensland Cardiovascular Research Network (QCVRN) is hosting the second Cardiovascular Research Showcase and invites local researchers, policy makers, clinicians, and health professionals to contribute to a full day program that will provide a comprehensive overview of current research happening in Queensland. Brisbane Free Heart Foundation
30 November 6pm Leading your Practice into a Digital Future (including Health Care Homes) This webinar, presented by Katrina Otto, will provide health providers with an understanding of the Health Care Homes initiative, the My Health Record expansion along with how digital health can benefit medical practices. Webinar Free PHN
30 November 9am AMAQ Regional Private Practice Seminar Series 2 In early 2018, there will be major changes introduced to both the modern awards and the privacy framework. In general and specialist private practice, you will need to prepare yourself for these changes as it will impact the way you employ your staff and the way you handle serious privacy breaches. Rockhampton From $120 AMAQ Yes
15 February 9am Love and other Infections All health and community workers are invited to attend a day long seminar on Sexual Health and Blood Borne Viruses. Nambour Free ASHM
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