Westmead Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

GP Education

Ramsay Health Care is committed to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community.

Ramsay Health Care has been a Provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering a wide variety of topics in medicine, surgery, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatrics and mental health. These activities are in partnership with our specialists and other health professions delivered as interactive, practical education sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement and practical tips.

In the 2020-2022 triennium, Ramsay Health Care will provide:

  • face-to-face and virtual education sessions,
  • online education videos to view at any time and
  • support for Peer Group Learning.

Upcoming education events will be published here. If you are interested in some tailored GP education, please contact the GP Liaison Officer.

RACGP CPD

 

Women's Business!

Westmead Private Hospital invites you to join us for a face to face evening on Endometriosis, fibroids, adnexal masses in pregnancy with Dr Cherynne Johansson (Gynaecologist), Dr Amy Goh and Nargis Noori (Obstetrician and Gynaecologist)

Learning objectives include:

  • Describe a care path for a woman with Endometriosis- assessment, referral, management options
  • Outline the assessment, management / referral criteria for a women with fibroids
  • Explain the work-up and management principles for adnexal masses in pregnancy

When 26 Jul 2022 06:30 PM
Where Westmead Private Hospital
Cnr Mons & Darcy Roads
Westmead
NSW
2145
RSVP 21 Jul 2022
1334
Women's Business!
Westmead Private Hospital, Cnr Mons & Darcy Roads,Westmead,NSW,2145
26 Jul 2022 06:30 PM
69
Lorreine Castro
castroL@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
69 seats available. Register online Download Program

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0428 317 781

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2 CPD Points


Hands on Orthopaedics

Westmead Private Hospital invites you to join us for a hands on orthopaedic evening looking at how to examine the shoulder, elbow, knee, foot and ankle and how to treat hand trauma in primary care with Orthopaedic Surgeons Dr Daniel Biggs, Dr Bijoy Thomas, Dr Sunil Ramawat, Dr Deepak Cheriachan and Dr Lianne Bissell.

Learning objectives include:

  • Perform a targeted examination of the upper/lower limb joints
  • Identify guidelines for essential medical imaging - when and what to order
  • Describe initial assessment of someone with an injured hand - what to treat, what to refer

Presenters

Dr Daniel Biggs - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee
Dr Bijoy Thomas - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee
Dr Sunil Ramawat - Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle
Dr Deepak Cheriachan - Orthopaedics

When 18 Aug 2022 06:00 PM
Where Central West Orthopaedics Suite 204
30 Campbell Street Blacktown NSW 2148
RSVP 15 Aug 2022
1337
Hands on Orthopaedics
Central West Orthopaedics Suite 204, 30 Campbell Street Blacktown NSW 2148
18 Aug 2022 06:00 PM
39
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
39 seats available. Register online Download Program

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0416233379

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4 CPD points


Always On Events

Bottom Up - Looking at Common Anorectal Conditions

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning Outcomes:

  • Assess and manage common anorectal problems
  • Identify 'red flags' and need for specialist referral
  • Follow current guidelines for investigation/referral for someone with anorectal bleeding

Presenters

Dr Jong Woo - General Surgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP16 Mar 2021
Expiry Date08 Dec 2022
788
Bottom Up - Looking at Common Anorectal Conditions
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
99
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 99 seats available. Register online
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Brain Storm

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify the different forms of cerebral aneurysms
  • Describe available treatment options available
  • Arrange urgent referral/treatment for someone with a possible cerebral aneurysm

Presenters

Dr Jun Kim - Neurosurgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP27 Apr 2021
Expiry Date08 Dec 2022
809
Brain Storm
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
73
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 73 seats available. Register online
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Fertility Matters

This activity can be undertaken at any time.

Learning objectives include:

  • Outline initial assessment of a woman with chronic pelvic pain and referal pathways
  • Identify common causes of fertility problems in women and treatment options

Presenters

Dr Rabia Shaikh - Fertility - IVF
Dr Dave Listijono - Obstetrics and Gynaecology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP24 Nov 2021
Expiry Date08 Dec 2022
1035
Fertility Matters
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
105
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 105 seats available. Register online
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Heart Beat

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify the cardiac causes of stroke
  • Implement a care path for someone at risk of stroke
  • Describe the new technologies in pacing

Presenters

Dr David Tanous - Cardiology
A/Prof Gopal Sivagangabalan - Cardiology

When Anytime
Where Zoom Virtual GP Event
Expiry Date08 Dec 2022
662
Heart Beat
Zoom Virtual GP Event
Available Anytime
96
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 96 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD points


Just Kidding

This activity can be undertaken at any time.

Learning objectives include:

  • Describe how to assess hearing loss in a child
  • Outline managemnt of paediatric ear infections
  • Identify and manage hypospadias in baby/infant boys

Presenters

Dr Hannah North - Ear Nose and Throat
Conjoint Associate Professor Aniruddh Deshpande - Paediatric Surgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP25 Jan 2022
Expiry Date30 Aug 2023
1081
Just Kidding
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
103
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 103 seats available. Register online
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Out On Limb

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning objectives include:

  • Outline assessment and management of common ankle injuries
  • Identify criteria for TKR and the role/timing of prehabilitation
  • Describe current treatment options for common knee injuires

Presenters

Dr Edward Graham - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee
Dr Mayuran Suthersan - Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle
Dr Peter Lorentzos - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP13 Aug 2021
Expiry Date01 Mar 2023
947
Out On Limb
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
115
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 115 seats available. Register online
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Pelvic Flaws

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning objectives include:

  • Outline assessment and management options for someone with bladder/bowel/uterus prolapse
  • Describe current treatment options for haemorrhoids
  • Identify the GPs role in pre/post-operative care of patients undergoing repair of a prolapse

Presenters

Dr Jennifer King - Urogynaecologist
Dr Gary McKay - Colorectal Surgery
Dr Lucy Bates - Urogynaecologist

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP03 Sep 2021
Expiry Date01 Mar 2023
925
Pelvic Flaws
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
101
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 101 seats available. Register online
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Staying Ahead of the Curve!

This activity can be undertaken at any time.

Learning objectives include:

  • Describe current assessment and management guidelines for patients with scoliosis
  • Identify clinical assessment tools/techniques and investigations for common shoulder and elbow problems
  • Outline management options for scoliosis and upper limb problems during lockdown

Presenters

Dr Manish Gupta - Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb
Dr Vinay Kulkarni - Orthopaedic Surgery - Spinal Surgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP26 Oct 2021
Expiry Date08 Dec 2022
1033
Staying Ahead of the Curve!
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
188
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 188 seats available. Register online
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Treatment Options for Knee Osteoarthritis

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Assess and manage patients with knee osteoarthritis
  • Review treatment options, both non-operative and operative, for patients with knee osteoarthritis
  • Identify the care pathway for people with knee osteoarthritis

Presenters

Dr Matthew Jones - Orthopaedics

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
Expiry Date08 Dec 2022
572
Treatment Options for Knee Osteoarthritis
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
70
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 70 seats available. Register online
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