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Mater GP Education Conference

  • : 158 Ferny Avenue Surfers Paradise Qld 4217

SATURDAY 10 SEPTEMBER

8.30 am–9 am Registration and morning tea – Ballroom Gallery and Garden Terrace Gallery

9 am–9.10 am Mr Sean Hubbard, Mater Health Chief Operating Officer: Welcome

CARDIAC
9.10 am–9.50 am Dr Michelle Butler, Cardiologist: Double trouble: atrial fibrillation and heart failure/Bicuspid aortic valve and aortopathies

9.50 am–10.10 am Dr Ryan Shulman, Radiologist: Calcium scoring and coronary CT

NEUROSCIENCES

10.10 am–11.30 am Neurosciences Panel: Dr Alex Lehn, Neurologist/Facilitator; Dr Damian Amato and Dr Sarah Olson, Neurosurgeons; Dr Frank Thomas, Pain Medicine Specialist and Dr Tony Tsahtsarlis, Spinal Surgeon

11.30 am–12.15 pm Lunch and Speakers’ Corner – Ballroom Gallery and Garden Terrace Gallery

CANCER

12.15 pm–1 pm  Dr Ben Lancashire, General Surgeon: Breast cancer and surgical options

1 pm – 1.45 pm  Dr Peter Swindle, Urologist: Screening for prostate cancer and the utility of MRI of the prostate

1.45 pm–2.30 pm  Dr Paul Kalokerinos, Oncologist: Recent advances in oncology

Presenters to swap rooms and re-present

ORTHOPAEDICS

12.15 pm–1 pm Dr Anubhav Sathu, Orthopaedic Surgeon (Lower Limb): New techniques of treatment in  lower limb orthopaedics

1 pm – 1.45 pm Dr Mark Robinson, Orthopaedic Surgeon: Upper limb surgery - recent advances and management in general practice

1.45 pm–2.30 pm Dr John Radovanovic, Orthopaedic Surgeon – hips/knees/shoulders

Presenters to swap rooms and re-present

ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT

(Includes CPR certification) 

(Maximum 20 delegates)

12.15 pm–3 pm Dr Steve Costello, Emergency Medicine Specialist; Simone Andrews and Helen Grant, Emergency Care Centre Educators

2.30 pm–3 pm  Afternoon tea and Speakers’ Corner – Ballroom Gallery and Garden Terrace Gallery

ORTHOPAEDICS
3 pm–3.45 pm Dr Anubhav Sathu, Orthopaedic Surgeon (Lower Limb): New techniques of treatment in  lower limb orthopaedics

3.45 pm–4.30 pm  Dr Mark Robinson, Orthopaedic Surgeon: Upper limb surgery - recent advances and management in general practice

4.30 pm–5.15 pm  Dr John Radovanovic, Orthopaedic Surgeon – hips/knees/shoulders

CANCER
3 pm–3.45 pm  Dr Ben Lancashire, General Surgeon: Breast cancer and surgical options

3.45 pm–4.30 pm   Dr Peter Swindle, Urologist: Screening for prostate cancer and the utility of MRI of the prostate

4.30 pm–5.15 pm  Dr Paul Kalokerinos, Oncologist:  Recent advances in oncology
 

ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT

CONTINUED

3 pm–4.45 pm

 

 

 

7 pm–9 pm Conference masquerade cocktail party – Pool Pergoda

SUNDAY 11 SEPTEMBER

8.45 am–9 am Sign in – Ballroom Gallery and Garden Terrace Gallery

GASTROENTEROLOGY and GERIATRICS

9.05 am–9.50 am Dr Linus Chang, Gastroenterologist: Bloating and cramps: is it IBS?

9.50 am–10.35 am Dr Salih Salih, Geriatric Medicine: Physical activity level of the older person: How much do we know?

MOTHERS AND BABIES
9.05 am–9.50 am Dr David Lingard, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist: O&G insights and updates: Minimally invasive interventions for menorrhagia, Bleeding in early pregnancy, Non-invasive prenatal testing and Future changes to cervical screening

9.50 am–10.35 am Dr John Gunn,
Paediatrician: Common and not so common skin conditions in babies

SKIN CANCER (Maximum 30 delegates)
9.05 am–10.35 am  Team from the Australian Skin Cancer Academy: Dr Jim Muir, Dr Ben Carew, Dr Brian DeAmbrosis and Dr Simon yong Gee, Dermatologists; Dr Dan Kennedy, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr Paul Komarowski, General Practitioner and Dr David Wong, Mater Pathology: Clinical assessment of the skin cancer patient and the integration of dermoscopy into their management. Surgical and non-surgical treatments widely used in general practice, including advanced surgical techniques. Interpretation of histopathology reports. Management of perineural spread of skin malignancy.

10.35 am–11.05 am Morning tea and Speakers’ Corner – Ballroom Gallery and Garden Terrace Gallery

YOUNG ADULT HEALTH
11.05 am–12.35 pm Young Adult Health Panel: Dr Trisha O'Moore-Sullivan, Endocrinologist and Director Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane (Facilitator), Dr Jake Begun, Gastroenterologist/Researcher, Dr Ben Whitehead, Rheumatologist, Dr Mary Smyth, GP Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Withdrawal Service.

SKIN CANCER CONTINUED
11.05 am–12.35 pm

12.35 pm–1.30 pm Lunch and Speakers’ Corner – Garden Terrace

Title
Mater GP Education Conference
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Type
Delivery
Provider Type
Non Profit Organisation
Duration
Weekend
Start Date
10-Sep-2016
End Date
11-Sep-2016
CPD
RACGP - 40 Category 1 Points
Fees
A range of packages available
Benefits
Parking Provided, Meals Provided, Hotel Discounts
Location
158 Ferny Avenue Surfers Paradise Qld 4217
Venue
Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa
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