Sunshine Coast education and training events

Sunshine Coast Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
12 December 12:15pm ACRRM: ePIP strategies webinar This webinar explores the successful strategies that have been developed for uploading shared health summaries into the My Health Record. It is not a technical 'how to' webinar but one that will focus on change and success. Now is the time to be prepared for when all Australians will have a My Health Record in 2018. Webinar Enquire ACRRM Yes
12 December 6pm Averting a public health crisis of opioid overdose deaths by encouraging psychological pain management in health services This webinar will discuss the issue and will inform participants on appropriate activity pacing as being helpful in the management of chronic pain. The webinar will also outline a one-day workshop that the College has designed to assist health service leaders and stakeholders to assess the opportunities within their organisation to enhance the utilisation of effective psychological pain management and to strategically plan improvements. Webinar From $40 Australian Psychological Society Yes
13 December 5pm TGA Codeine up-scheduling workshop The Department of Health Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) is working with Primary Health Networks and pain specialists to ensure health professionals dealing with chronic and acute pain management have alternative strategies to use in preparation for 1 February and beyond. This evening workshop on the up-scheduling of codeine provides the opportunity to engage with TGA representatives and leading specialists in acute and chronic pain management and addiction. Brisbane Enquire TGA
13-15 December 6th Closing the Gap Indigenous Mental Health & Wellbeing: Out of the Shadows, Into the Light Conference The interests of organizations and individuals to improve Indigenous people’s health and wellbeing throughout Australia are invited to participate in 2017 National Indigenous Mental Health & Wellbeing: Out of the Shadows, Into the Light Conference. Cairns From $375
17 January 6pm Immunisation Data Management Workshop Join us for an Immunisation Data workshop with Jenny Medley, Data Officer, Sunshine Coast Public Health Unit, andexplore the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) and the reporting functionalities available, discuss the importance of your data entry and the significance of reconciling your immunisation data along with the VIVAS transition and how this will affect your practice. Maroochydore Free PHN
7 February 9:30am Pondering Poos a free Parent Information Workshop Pondering Poos is a community based information workshop for groups of parents and carers who have children aged two years and over with bowel difficulties including: chronic constipation, withholding/refusal, soiling. Sunshine Coast Free Community Continence Team
9 February 8:45am Foot Health Assessment Program The Foot Health Assessment Program is designed to provide skills and knowledge for a range of health professionals and others working within Indigenous Health to provide detailed information and advice in relation to foot health management. Gympie Free Benchmarque
14 February 9am Understanding Echocardiography Workshop This workshop provides an overview of the role of echocardiography in the diagnosis and follow-up management of a variety of cardiac conditions. Brisbane From $10 Statewide Heart Failure Services 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
21-23 February 2nd National Indigenous Mental Health & Wellbeing Forum This event will focus on improving the social and emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through holistic approaches to mental health. Perth From $1,599 Akolade
22 February 9am Type 2 Diabetes Education Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? The Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service provide a free group education session 'Type 2 Diabetes and Me' to eligble people. The session covers information about Type 2 Diabetes, self-management, lifestyle change, communication with health professionals and emotional well-being. Maroochydore Free Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
5-6 March Save the Date: NDS Qld State Conference, Finding the Way Forward This conference offers opportunities to listen and participate in discussions on workforce, adaptive practice, marketing, social innovation and financial benchmarking. Brisbane Enquire National Disability Services
6-7 March Cancer Council: Caring for Our Community A two-day program to enhance the role, knowledge and practice of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers in cancer care, prevention, screening and early detection, and end of life care. Applicants are encouraged to apply for a bursary to assist in covering travel and accommodation costs. Brisbane Free Cancer Council Queensland
9 March 8:45am Otitis Media Management Program The Otitis Media Management Program is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required for Professionals working in Indigenous health to safely assess the aural health of individuals and implement best practice management guidelines. Gympie Free Benchmarque
10 March 8:15am Practice Makes Perfect? - Getting the most out of YOUR practice Please join us for an action packed day to consolidate and extend your knowledge of the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) for mental health and chronic disease management, the use of practice data for business and health outcomes and practical skills training for you and your staff. Twin Waters Free PHN
29 March 9am Type 2 Diabetes Education Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? The Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service provide a free group education session "Type 2 Diabetes and Me" to eligble people. The session covers information about Type 2 Diabetes, self-management, lifestyle change, communication with health professionals and emotional well-being. Maroochydore Free Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
8-11 April 2018 Australian Pain Society 38th and New Zealand Pain Society Conjoint Annual Scientific Meeting The Australian and New Zealand Pain Societies welcome you to the 2018 conjoint Annual Scientific Meeting. It will be covering topics such as neuromodulation, rehabilitation and psychological approaches to pain management, placebo, pain across the ages, indigenous pain management and much more. Sydney Enquire The Australian and New Zealand Pain Societies
26 April 9am Type 2 Diabetes Education Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes by your GP? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to manage it? The Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service provide a free group education session 'Type 2 Diabetes and Me' to eligble people. The session covers information about Type 2 Diabetes, self-management, lifestyle change, communication with health professionals and emotional well-being. Maroochydore Free Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
10-12 May 2018 APNA National Conference APNA’s annual National Conference is the largest conference for primary health care nurses, including general practice nurses, in Australia. The vibrant program will include workshops, keynotes, abstract presentations and networking opportunities including social events. Brisbane From $700 APNA
11 May 8:45am Nutrition Support Program The Nutrition Support Program is designed to provide skills and knowledge for a range of health professionals and others working within Indigenous Health to provide detailed information and advice in relation to nutrition and dietary management. Gympie Free Benchmarque
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