Central Queensland education and training events

Central Queensland Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
21 November 10:30am Loss Grief and Bereavement in the context of Palliative Care This presentation will discuss loss, grief and bereavement across the illness trajectory. It will present data on how patients cope with their impending death, how they bring meaning to the experience and the strategies health professionals who journey with the patients and their families can bring to support and build resilience. Webinar From $45 Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
22 November 4:30pm Bowel Screening and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People This webinar aims to increase awareness of the barriers to screening and provide resources and strategies that primary health care clinicians can use to help encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients to take part in the NBCSP. Webinar Free National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
23 November 7:30am Advanced Care Plans and End of Life Conversations This breakfast teaches you the best ways in creating advanced care plans for your patients as well as bringing up end of life conversations. Rockhampton PHN
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
25 November 8:30am Spirometry Training The Spirometry Training Course provides comprehensive training in the application, measurement and interpretation of expiratory spirometry in general practice. Rockhampton Free PHN & National Asthma Council Australia Yes
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
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
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
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. The program will encourage delegates to connect with their colleagues, inspire leadership in one another, and enhance clinical expertise. Brisbane From $700 APNA
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