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Viral Hepatitis C

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Gepps Cross Hotel

560 Main North Rd

Blair Athol

Adelaide, SA 5084

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For GPs, Registrars & Nurses.

About this Event

This education session will provide information on risk factors associated with Hepatitis C Virus (HCV), assessment methods and the management options available.

You will also learn about the most appropriate therapy and referral pathways available in Adelaide’s north and west to achieve better patient outcomes.

Learning Outcomes

  • Determine who to test and how to accurately interpret results
  • Describe direct-acting antiviral agents (DAA) therapy and analyse when suitable to initiate treatment
  • Discuss the importance and ways of monitoring your patients’ treatment and post-treatment
  • Learn the ‘7 Steps’ you can use to treat HCV in a primary care setting
  • Summarise the appropriate referral pathways available for complex patients

Presented By

Dr Erin Oliver-Landry, General Practitioner, McIntyre Medical Centre

Michelle Bown, Viral Hepatitis Nurse Consultant, Northern Adelaide Local Health Network (NALHN)

Jenny Grant, Education Coordinator, Hepatitis SA

Lisa Carter, Peer Educator, Hepatitis SA

CPD Activity Points

This activity is pending RACGP approval for 4 CPD activity points.

Sponsored By

Abbvie

Supported By

Hepatitis SA

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For the full agenda, see our event flyer

Please note:

1. As a precaution, limited seats are available for this session. Whilst this session is free of charge, non-attendance will incur a $30 cancellation fee if notification is not received 72 hours prior to the session.

2. If you are unable to attend this face-to-face session, please register your interest with our Education Team at education@sonder.net.au and a webinar link will be provided.

3. Due to COVID–19 restrictions, all participants will be requested to use the hand sanitiser at entry and masks will be available for participants who would like to use them.

4. All attendees will be requested to provide their names and contact details again at the registration desk as recommended by the Australian Government Department of Health.

5. We have booked private rooms at the venues and seating will be appropriately arranged within the social distancing requirements.

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Gepps Cross Hotel

560 Main North Rd

Blair Athol

Adelaide, SA 5084

Australia

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