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Cervical Screening Upskilling Workshop for International Medical Graduates

  • : Sydney, NSW

Who would benefit from this course

International Medical Graduates who require information and upskilling in cervical screening.

Course description

This three-hour course is designed for International Medical Graduates who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in cervical screening.  The course comprises a lecture on cervical screening and demonstration of a Pap test examination on a gynaecological model.  Individual sessions will also be conducted, enabling each participant to take part in a Pap test consultation with a practice patient, including a speculum examination.

Entry requirements / eligibility

Medical Practitioners with current medical registration with the Medical Board of Australia.  Adequate Professional Indemnity Insurance is the sole responsibility of the participant.

*Note: Medical Practitioners preparing to gain registration will not be accepted

Learning outcomes

  • To increase participant confidence and skill in taking a Pap test
  • To provide information on technology around cervical screening, the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) guidelines for screen-detected abnormalities, the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccination, and how to improve screening rates

Assessment

N/A

Unit of competency

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Courses offered

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Workshop dates

Application

IMGCSMA171

Ashfield

 

29 March 2017

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Applications close

15 March 2017

Modules covered

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Mode of delivery

Cost

Module

4.30pm-8.00 approximately

Face to face

No cost to participants. This course is generously funded by the Cancer Institute NSW.

Please note that doctors who do not have current medical registration and medical indemnity are not eligible for this workshop

Recognition/Accreditation

RACGP: This Activity is Accredited for 6 Category 2 points, as part of the RACGP Quality Improvement & Continuing Professional Development Program in the 2017-2019 Triennium. 

Activity number: 85577

ACRRM 6 PRPD points + 6 PRDP O&G MOPS points

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Cervical Screening Upskilling Workshop for International Medical Graduates
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Sydney, NSW
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