Early Detection of Skin Cancer Workshop

Rural Health West, in partnership with Melanoma WA and Skin Check WA, are pleased to present a workshop on skin cancer identification and prevention.

Eligibility: medical practitioners and nurses. Priority is given to those working in the local region.

2017 dates and locations

10 JuneBroome - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

National Allergy Update

The National Allergy Strategy (an initiative of the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, and Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia) will be holding an evening educational session as part of the National Allergy Strategy for medical practitioners and paediatricians.

2017 dates and locations

Allergy Update Dinner26 OctoberBroome - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN
Community Education Update25 and 27 OctoberBroome


Safe Assessment and Management of the Aggressive Patient (SAMAP)

This is a free workshop to assist Western Australian medical practitioners to expand their mental health emergency skills and knowledge.

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department health professionals

2017 dates and locations

7 FebruaryNarrogin - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
23 MayMargaret River - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
29 JunePerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
16 OctoberKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Ear Health Care

Rural Health West, in partnership with The Benchmarque Group is pleased to invite doctors, nurses and allied health professionals to the Otitis Media and Ear Health workshops. 
The programs are designed to develop the knowledge and skills required for professionals working in Indigenous health to safely assess the aural health of individuals and implement best practice management guidelines.

Eligibility: all health professionals

2017 dates and locations

Otitis Media25 FebruaryKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Audiometry Screening and Assessment Program (ASAP) 18 to 20 JulyKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Otitis Media22 MayTom Price - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Otitis Media23 MayNewman - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Otitis Media25 MayPort Hedland - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Otitis Media27 MayKarratha - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Otitis Media30 JunePerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Chronic Disease Management

Rural Health West, in partnership with The Benchmarque Group, is pleased to invite doctors, nurses and allied health professionals to the Chronic Disease Support Program. 
The Chronic Disease Support Program is driven by a desire to create better health for clients; reduced hospital admissions; better patient compliance; and the provision of care by those best qualified to provide advice. The program is a nationally-accredited program and is fully funded by the Australian Government Department of Health under the Ear and Hearing Health Project.

Eligibility: all health professionals, including general practice teams.

2017 dates and locations

26 MayKarratha - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
30 JunePerth  REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
21 OctoberBroome REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN


Goldfields Continuing Professional Development Program

Hosted by the Forward to Fellowship program, Rural Health West is bringing a series of education sessions, workshops and professional networking opportunities to Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. The Goldfields Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program is open to all medical practitioners, hospital-based medical practitioners, registrars and medical students based in the Goldfields.

2017 dates and locations

Challenging Communications Scenarios in General Practice23 FebruaryKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Palliative Care30 MarchKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Joint Examinations in General Practice26 AprilKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Childhood Chronic Ear Disease15 MayKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Key Feature Problems (KFP) exam preparation session22 JuneKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Painful Red Eye6 JulyKalgoorlieREGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Musculoskeletal Workshop2 SeptemberKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Introducing Optimal Care Pathways for Cancer20 SeptemberKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
Viral Hepatitis Case Discussion27 SeptemberKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
The Foot and Ankle Simplified26 OctoberKalgoorlie - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Core Clinical Skills Workshop (CCSW)

This is a free workshop that has been designed to assist International Medical Graduates (IMGs) working towards Fellowship. This workshop is facilitated by a team of experienced general practitioners and will focus on core skills required for effective general practice.

Eligibility: all medical professionals

2017 dates and locations

6 and 7 MayPerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Workshops Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellations received four weeks prior to the workshop will receive a full refund of workshop fee. Cancellations received fourteen (14) days prior will receive a 50 per cent refund. Refunds for cancellations received with less than fourteen (14) days notice will be considered on an individual case basis.

All cancellation notifications in relation to workshop places should be made in writing to the Continuing Professional Development Coordinator.