Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Symptom Management at the End of Life

September 24 @ 4:00 am - 6:00 am

Free

For GPs and practice nurses.

This interactive education session is Presented by Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA) and will utilise group discussion and case studies to provide a greater understanding of palliative care. The workshop is designed for General Practitioners based in Victoria (AUS) who care for people with a life-limiting illness. Practice Nurses are also welcome to attend. Topics covered include:

  • Managing fatigue
  • Managing insomnia
  • Managing dyspnoea

Facilitator: Dr Chris Grossman MBBS, B.Med Sci, FRACGP, FAChPM. Palliative Care Lead Researcher.

Dr Grossman is a Fellow of the Chapter of Palliative Medicine of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, a General Practitioner and lead palliative researcher at Calvary Health Care Bethlehem (CHCB), Victoria. Chris is a passionate advocate for education and research in Palliative Care. His main research focuses to date have been on providing evidence-based treatments for patients suffering existential issues and advocating for equal care for minority health groups.

When: Thursday 23 September 6pm – 8pm
Where: Online via your PC or device
Cost: Free
For further information or to register: Click here 

Please note: Workshop Pre-requisite

To maximise learning PEPA offers 6 online GP learning modules. The modules have been developed by the Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative and can be accessed by this link: https://pepaeducation.com/register-interest-in-placements/

PEPA is an accredited educator with RACGP. Workshops are eligible for Category 2 CPD points

Details

Date:
September 24
Time:
4:00 am - 6:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
,
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/symptom-management-at-the-end-of-life-for-gps-online-session-tickets-164086548283

Venue

Online via your PC or device

Organizer

PEPA