$195 – $295

ThinkGP Live Newcastle 2018 - Mastering Heart Failure ALM

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Crowne Plaza Newcastle

Wharf Road

Newcastle, NSW 2300


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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:

  • Prof. Andrew Sindone - Cardiologist

  • Dr Suzane Ryan - General practitioner

  • Ms. Dawn McIvor - Nurse

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


Early-bird: $245pp (Ends 19th January)

Standard: $295pp

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

Group booking - save 10%:

Book 2 or more registrations at the same time and save 10% on each registration. Use promo code GRP10 when registering.

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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