Cairns Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

GP Education

Ramsay Health Care continues our commitment to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community through the delivery of our CPD programs.

Ramsay has been a major provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering education across a wide variety of medical and surgical specialties. These activities are delivered in partnership with our specialists and other health care professionals as interactive, practical sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement, and practical tips.

From 1 January 2023, CPD requirements set by the Medical Board of Australia require all medical professionals to have a CPD home and:

  • Complete an annual Professional Development Plan
  • Undertake 50 hours of CPD per annum :
    • 12.5 hours Educational Activities
    • 25 hours combined
      • Reviewing Performance and Measuring Outcomes
      • Minimum of 5 hours for each category
    • 12.5 hours free choice across any 3 of the above categories

In addition to the above the RACGP requires its membership to Complete Basic Life Support every 3 year cycle.

RACGP CPD

 

ENTirely Essential

Head & Neck Cancer and Common ENT presentations

Topics & Presenters: (Dr Ryan Adams, Dr Courtenay Henrys and Dr Gavin Quail)

  • Head and Neck Cancer: An overview of the problem, its management and the impact in FNQ
  • Common ENT presentations & when to refer
  • Case study and Q&A

Learning outcomes:

  • Describe how to assess someone with a head/neck lump/lesion
  • Outline management of head and neck cancer in FNQ
  • Identify common ENT problems, when to refer

**This event will not be recorded or available online. 

Presenters

Dr Ryan Adams - Otolaryngology - Head and Neck
Dr Courtenay Henrys - Otolaryngology - Head and Neck
Dr Gavin Quail - Otolaryngology - Head and Neck

When 23 Apr 2024 06:00 PM
Where Crystalbrook Bailey Hotel 163 Abbott St Cairns QLD 4870
RSVP 19 Apr 2024
1890
ENTirely Essential
Crystalbrook Bailey Hotel 163 Abbott St Cairns QLD 4870
23 Apr 2024 06:00 PM
0
Jacqui Flack
flackj@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Full Download Program

Call Jacqui Flack
0459086411

Email

CPD Hours: 2 EA hours


Breast Matters

Breast cancer - diagnosis, management, reconstruction

Topics & Presenters: (Dr Aemelia Melloy and Dr Marcia Mickelburgh)

  • Breast cancer - common symptoms, how to diagnose, current management
  • Breast Reconstruction – immediate vs delayed

Learning Outcomes: 

  • Identify diagnostic pathway for a woman with a new breast symptom
  • Describe breast reconstruction options, timing, outcomes

**This event will not be recorded or available online. 

Presenters

Dr Aemelia Melloy - General Surgery
Dr Marcia Mickelburgh - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

When 16 May 2024 06:00 PM
Where Crystalbrook Bailey Hotel 163 Abbott St Cairns QLD 4870
RSVP 13 May 2024
1898
Breast Matters
Crystalbrook Bailey Hotel 163 Abbott St Cairns QLD 4870
16 May 2024 06:00 PM
30
Jacqui Flack
flackj@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
30 seats available. Register online

Call Jacqui Flack
0459086411

Email

CPD Hours: 2