$195 – $295

ThinkGP Live Geelong 2018 - Mastering Heart Failure ALM

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Novotel Geelong

10-14 Eastern Beach

Geelong, VIC 3220


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Join us for this impactful, practical 1 day Active Learning Module (ALM) designed to bring GPs fully up to date with the latest evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and management of Chronic Heart Failure (CHF), with a practical twist.

Refresh your knowledge of this complex chronic condition and learn from esteemed local speakers as we put the spotlight on the role of general practice team in managing this burdensome disease.

Only 40 places available. Register your place early to avoid disappointment.


This ALM is hosted by ThinkGP and lead by a trio of expert speakers including a local cardiologist, GP and Nurse. Confirmed speakers for this ALM are:

  • A/Prof Ralph Audehm - Honorary Clinical Associate, Dip.RACOG and General practitioner

  • Dr Dr Gautam Vaddadi - Cardiologist

  • Vikki Hannah - Heart Failure Nurse Practitioner

Benefits of attending:

  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of CHF, particularly the non-specific symptoms of early CHF that are common in general practice

  • Know how to investigate suspected CHF in order to reach an accurate diagnosis and to determine cause – both critical for optimal management

  • Understand the rationale and current recommendations for the various pharmacological options for CHF, with a focus on prescribing that will help keep your patients out of hospital

  • Appreciate the importance of non-pharmacological management of CHF, and the role of nurse-led education and intervention to encourage self-management

  • Know how to develop general-practice models of care that aim to improve outcomes for CHF patients

  • Learn practical steps to implement a GP Care plan in partnership with a wider team to ensure both best practice and relevance

  • Enjoy practical sessions on Care plans and interpretation of the Echocardiogram

  • Earn 40 RACGP or 30 ACRRM points


Earn 40 RACGP or 30 ACRRM points


  • First release: $195. Offer ends 14 December 2017

  • Second release: $245. Offer ends 12 January 2018

  • Standard: $295

(Incl. education, learning materials and satchel, practical elements and morning tea, lunch & refreshments)

Group discounts:

Book 2+ registrations at the same time for 10% discount using booking code GRP10.

All prices are quoted in AUD. Cancellations must be made in writing to thinkgp@reedexhibitions.com.au. We offer a 5 day cooling off period from the date of booking with a 100% refund policy (valid only up to 7 days before the event). Cancellations made 6 weeks before the event will receive 50% discount. Cancellations made under 6 weeks to the event will not be refunded. Substitute delegates will be accepted.

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