This workshop is designed to apply the updated Type 2 Diabetes Treatment Algorithm in primary care by using appropriate case studies. This will include insulin initiation and titration as well as combination use of newer therapies for better outcomes. This education forms an accredited activity under the RACGP QI&CPD program. The Australian Diabetes Society (ADS) gratefully acknowledge the financial support provided by the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) for this educational activity. The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government administered with the assistance of Diabetes Australia.
Monday 28 August 2017
6:30pm to 9:30pm
The University Club of Western Australia
Room: Seminar 1
Address: 35 Stirling Highway, CRAWLEY, WA, 6009
Phone: 08 6488 4820
Car Parking: Car parking is free of charge after 5.00pm on weekdays in all university car parks.
It is anticipated that the ADS GP Case Study Workshop will carry out Category 2 QI&CPD points accreditation with the RACGP.
Registration is free to attend (dinner included) and is only open to General Practitioners. Registration for the workshop closes on Monday 14 August 2017 but early registration is encouraged as limited places are available.
Please contact Linda Valenzisi at the ADS Secretariat via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any enquiries regarding the workshop.
Please download the ADS GP Case Study Workshop Flyer - PDF
The Australian Diabetes Society as undertaken a commitment to provide ongoing education in diabetes management for general practitioners to enable them to provide better evidence based care for people with diabetes. The ADS will be conducting a series of day seminars and workshops for general practitioners. The focus of these sessions will be on providing GPs with information and skills to facilitate their day to day care of people with diabetes. The program will draw upon the key issues identified through our consultation with general practitioners. The seminars will be conducted by prominent local diabetologists, with an additional goal being to build relationships between GPs and their local diabetes services.
The 2015 ADS GP Training Day will be advised in due course.
Some of the topics covered include:
The formal presentations will be followed by workshops on:
There will be interactive workshops to improve your diabetes management skills.
It is anticipated that the ADS GP Training Days will carry out 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points accreditation with the RACGP.
Registered GPs can access presentations from the GP Training Days online.