Workshop 3: Management of IBD and preventative health
In Workshop 3, you will further enhance your knowledge and understanding through a specialised series of activities, inlcuding consideration of scenarios relating to:
- Key components for monitoring, follow up and review of IBD patients
- The importance of comprehensive preventative care for IBD patients
- Symptoms management includes
- The importance of medication adherence
- Lifestyle modification, and
- Behaviour change
Paresh is a practicing GP with a portfolio of roles spanning clinical, leadership, academic and consultancy domains. He is Director and Principal of Prestantia Health, a unique organisation providing outreach primary care services and consultancy services. He is the Editor-in-Chief for BMJ’s Integrated Healthcare Journal and on the Advisory Board of BMJ Quality. He has a strong focus on large scale change and transformation centred on primary care and is committed to integration as a vehicle to enable value based care. Above all he has a passion for clinical leadership, quality and patient safety improvement centred around a vision of patient centred medicine as the golden thread that unites all his diverse interests.
Dr Soong Oi is a Gastroenterologist for St Vincent's Private Hospital Northside (Chermside QLD) and North West Private Hospital (Everton Park QLD), as well as an IBD consultant for multiple venues within Brisbane. On top of his day-to-day duties, Soong is a member of GESA and the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, as well as co-founding Gastrointestinal Specialists Brisbane (GISB).