GP Education Resources

Speaker presentation notes

Epworth HealthCare GP education resources include education meeting speaker notes which are available online (subject to presenter permission).

An update on haematology: anticoagulation and cancer, 28 August 2018

Update on haemostasis and thrombosis
Dr Annabel Tuckfield, Clinical Haematologist

Anaemia and thrombocytipenia in pregnancy
Dr Briony Cutts, Clinical Haematologist (Obstetrics)

Update on malignant haematology
Prof Miles Prince, Clinical Haematologist (Oncology)

Positive ageing – a focus on the older adult in your practice, 19 July 2018

Cognitive assessment in older adults and management of agitation and other dementia symptoms, Dr Madeleine Healy, 19 July 2018

Multidisciplinary approach to Parkinson’s Disease, Mr James Chan, 19 July 2018

Parkinson’s Disease and Rehabilitation, Dr Brownyn Coward and Ms Debra Perlow, 19 July 2018

Depression and anxiety in the older adult, Dr Jo Ravi, 19 July 2018

An update on obstetrics, 30 May 2018

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis and screening, Dr Joseph Sgroi, 30 May 2018

Reducing stillbirth: everyone has a role to play, Dr Stephen Cole, 30 May 2018

Update on colic, reflux and haemangioma, Dr Lisa Fox, 30 May 2018

Long-term ramifications of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, Dr Christine Sammartino, 30 May 2018

An update on breast cancer, 1 May 2018

Identifying specific risk factors for breast cancer and tailoring appropriate investigations, Mr Su-Wen Loh, 1 May 2018

Breast density and associated risks of breast cancer, Dr Karyn Chan, 1 May 2018

Current concepts in breast reconstruction after mastectomy, Prof Mark Ashton, 1 May 2018 

Useful links

Breast Clinic at Epworth Freemasons
Tel: 03 9418 8162

The Wig Salon at Epworth Freemasons
Tel: 03 9483 3687

The Wig Salon at Epworth Eastern
Tel: 03 8807 7133

Women’s endometriosis support group at Epworth Freemasons
Tel: 03 9483 3687

Boob Club (aka Breast Friends) breast cancer support group

An update on pelvic floor disorders, 22 March 2018

Assessment and initial management of female pelvic floor dysfunction in the primary care setting, Dr Felicity Gould, 22 March 2018

Mesh-free pelvic organ prolapse surgery, Dr Marcus Carey, 22 March 2018

Update on the treatment of female urinary incontinence, Dr Salwan Al-Salihi, 22 March 2018

Nocturnal nightmares: a focus on sleep disorders and mental health concerns, 22 March 2018

Diagnosing sleep disorders in general practice, Dr Peter Solin, 22 March 2018

The psychiatry of sleep: the mind-body balance, Dr Kevin Ong, 22 March 2018

Weight management issues: a case-study presentation, Andrea Jasper, 22 March 2018

Painful insights: a focus on chronic pain management and mental health concerns, 28 February 2018

Managing chronic pain in general practice, Dr Babak Farr, 28 February 2018

Depression and chronic pain: strategies for management in general practice, Dr Christine Kotsios, 28 February 2018

How GPs and physiotherapists should manage acute non-specific low back pain and what to do when that fails, Mr Chris Weiers, 28 February 2018

Red flags summary for low back pain assessment, Mr Chris Weiers, 28 February 2018

Keele University STarT Back Screening Tool

Mental health in general practice symposium, Epworth Camberwell, 12 August 2017

Depression and dementia, Dr Eleanor Curran, 12 August 2017

Emerging role of brain stimulation treatments for psychiatric disorders, Prof Paul Fitzgerald, 12 August 2017

Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in depression, Dr Leo Chen, 12 August 2017

Managing eating disorders in general practice, Dr Karen Gwee, 12 August 2017

Lifestyle dementia, Dr Terence Chong, 12 August 2017

Concussion and MSK/sports injuries in general practice symposium, Epworth Geelong, 29 July 2017

Identifying and managing concussion in sport, Prof John Olver, 29 July 2017

Concussion in general practice, Dr Hugh Seward, 29 July 2017

Hand injuries, Mr Fraser Gilmour, 29 July 2017