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Brain to Bunion

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Calvary Wakefield Hospital

Level 3

270 Wakefield Street

Adelaide, SA 5000

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This full-day education session will focus on various health conditions of the entire body - from brain to bunion. The attendees will learn about current advances in diagnosis and management of these conditions including the available referral pathways for a multidisciplinary approach.

Learning objectives

  • Discuss diagnosis and management of various chronic conditions such as Parkinson’s, Breast cancer, incontinence, obesity and eye emergencies.

  • Identify appropriate screening options available for these chronic conditions.

  • Discuss the current best practice guidelines for management of these conditions.

  • Review systems in your practice to identify eligible patients for driving assessment.

  • Outline relevant referral pathways available in the region.

Agenda

8:00 am – 8:30 am Arrivals & registration
8:30 am - 8:45 am Welcome
8:45 am – 9:30 am Presentation - Prof. M McDonald
9:30 am - 10:15 am Presentation – Dr R Loh & A/Prof C Chen
10:15 am – 11:00 am Presentation – Dr V Sanap & Ms K Shearer
11:00 am – 11:20 am Morning tea break
11:20 am – 12:20 pm Presentation - Dr R Joshi & Mr P Hallett
12:20 pm – 1:05 pm Presentation – Dr J Bessell
1:05 pm – 1:55 pm Lunch break
1:55 pm – 2:45 pm Presentation – Dr Samantha Pillay
2:45 pm– 3:35 pm Presentation – Dr W Duncan
3:35 pm – 4:15 pm Presentation – Dr M Smith
4:15 pm – 4:30 pm Q&A & evaluations

Point allocation is not guaranteed and is subject to review by the RACGP

Presented by

Professor Matthew McDonald
Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery, UniSA
Neurosurgeon & Spine Surgeon, Calvary Wakefield Hospital

Dr Raymond Loh
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Department of Ophthalmology
Flinders Medical Centre & Calvary Wakefield Hospital

A/Prof Celia Chen
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Department of Ophthalmology Flinders Medical Centre and Flinders University & Calvary Wakefield Hospital

Dr Vrushali Sanap
Consulant in Rehabilitation Medicine, North Adelaide Rehabilitation Service & Calvary Rehabilitation Hospital

Ms Kendall Shearer
Occupational Therapy Manager, Calvary Rehabilitation Hospital

Dr Rohit Joshi
Medical Oncology Consultant, Calvary Central Districts Hospital & Lyell McEwin Hospital

Mr Peter Hallett
Psychologist & Psychology Manager, Calvary Rehabilitation Hospital

Dr Justin Bessell
General and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Calvary Wakefield Hospital

Dr Samantha Pillay
Urological Surgeon
Continence Matters

Dr Will Duncan
Lower Limb Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wakefield Orthopaedic Clinic

Dr Mike Smith
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Calvary Central Districts Hospital

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Calvary Wakefield Hospital

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270 Wakefield Street

Adelaide, SA 5000

Australia

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