GP Education

As part of our ongoing commitment to general practitioners' education, Holmesglen Private Hospital, offers a wide range of Category 1 & Category 2 RACGP accredited Quality Improvement and Continuing Professional Development (QI & CPD) events throughout the year.

Our education program assists general practitioners to fulfil mandatory accreditation criteria set out by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).

General practitioners decide the focus of their learning by choosing topics and speakers suitable to their own practice.

Previous Events - Webinars on demand (view recorded Webinars and receive CPD points for the 2020-2022 triennium)

2021 GP CPD Webinar Events

Chronic Cough - The ENT, Respiratory & Gastroenterology Conundrum

Date
Monday 23 August, 2021 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm (registration at 6:55pm)

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Dr Anthony Rotman - ENT Surgeon
    Chronic Cough - ENT perspective

  • Dr Abha Kaul - Gastroenterologist
    Chronic Cough - Gastroenterology perspective

  • Dr Amir Zangiabadi - Respiratory Physician
    Chronic Cough - Respiratory perspective

Please join our distinguished specialists for an education webinar including presentations and discussions on persistent cough, reflux and its causes.

Access the recording HERE.

Men's Health 2 - Hernias, prostates and bowels

Date
Tuesday 27 July, 2021 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm (registration at 6:55pm)

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Mr Steve Karametos - General surgeon
    Hernias in Men - a GP guide to care

  • Mr Chris Love - Urologist
    Benign prostate treatment - The Urolift option

  • Dr Arun Gupta - Gastroenterologist
    Bowel cancer in men under 50

Please join our distinguished specialists for an evening of Men’s health education.

Access the recording HERE.

Men's Health in the COVID era - Urology and Prostates

Date
Tuesday 29 June, 2021 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm (registration at 6:55pm)

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Dr Andrew Tay - ED Physician
    Consequences of delayed presentation of urological conditions in the ED during COVID
  • Mr Kevin Chu - Urologist
    Ca Prostrate - Diagnosis, investigation and treatment
  • Mr John Kourambas - Urologist
    Kidney Stones - They keep getting bigger
  • Mr Chris Love - Urologist
    Benign Prostate Disease - The Urolift

Please join our distinguished specialists for an evening of Men’s health urology webinar education.

Access the recording HERE.

Spinal Update for GPs

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Mr Michael Knight – Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon

  • Mr Jin Tee – Neurosurgeon
  • Dr Herris Xiao – Emergency Physician

Please join our distinguished specialists for an educational webinar including presentations and discussions on sciatica, the medical management of common spinal surgical conditions and a case study of an unusual spinal presentation in ED.

Access the recording HERE.

Cardiac 21 - GP Update

Date
Wednesday 28 April, 2021 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Live webinar - Hosted by Dr Emily Kotschet

Speakers

  • Dr Stuart Moir - Cardiologist
    Calcium score and CT angiogram, managing a high calcium score

  • Dr Tim Barton - Heart Failure Cardiologist
    Medical therapies for LV dysfunction and LBBB in heart disease

  • Dr Stewart Healy - Electrophysiologist and cardiologist
    Curative AF ablation and AF disease progression

Our webinar will discuss topical cardiac conditions that present at a GP practice and updateGPs on new and emerging treatments and outcomes, by 3 leading cardiologists.The webinar will be interactive and include a Q&A session.

Access the recording HERE.

Traumatic knee injury - vascular & bone injury

Date
Monday 29 March, 2021 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Live webinar

Speakers

  • Dr Herris Xiao - Emergency Physician
    Traumatic Knee Injury - an emergency case

  • Mr Vishal Pai - Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon
    Knee dislocation and posterolateral corner injury
  • Mr Jarryd Solomon - Vascular Surgeon
    Lower limb trauma and vascular injuries

Our webinar will discuss traumatic knee injury - vascular & bone injury. Emergencypresentation, diagnosis, management and treatment of traumatic knee injury in patients aswell as discussing their outcomes. The webinar will be interactive and include a Q&A session.

Access the recording HERE.

Diagnosis, management and treatment of colorectal disease

INTERACTIVE WEBINAR

Date: Tuesday 23 February | 7:00pm to 8:30pm (AEST)

Speakers:

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Mr Ken Buxey
Colorectal and General Surgeon at Holmesglen Private Hospital


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Dr Sara Mgaieth
Consultant Gastroenterologist and General Medicine Physician at Holmesglen Private Emergency Department


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Dr Raja Barua
Emergency Physician at Holmesglen Private Hospital


Holmesglen Private Hospital invites General Practitioners to attend this live, online and interactive meeting with Mr Ken Buxey, Dr Sara Mgaieth and Dr Raja Barua.


Learning Outcomes:

This webinar aims to develop the knowledge and depth of understanding amongst GPs of key learnings around the timely investigations and management of colorectal disease and associated complications, as presented in primary health patients including; management pathways for emergency care and assessment, and subsequent surgical intervention.

Access the recording HERE.

2020 GP CPD Webinar Events

The GP & the Orthopod

Date
Tuesday 14 July, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Daniel Sydenham
  • Will Pianta
  • Ben Johnson

Access the recording here.

Respiratory 2020

Date
Monday 24 August, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Amanuel Tesfai
  • Amir Zangiabadi
  • Eric Kuo

Access the recording here.

Cardiac Ins & Outs for GPs

Date
Monday 14 September, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Ben Dundon
  • Sophie Gettens
  • Ari Horton

Access the recording here.

Blood in the Waters

Date
Monday 28 September, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Henry Rao
  • Sarah Azer
  • Chris Love

Access the recording here.

Obesity Management for GPs

Date
Monday 12 October, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Mani Niazi
  • Tara Zavabeti

Access the recording here.

Garden Variety Plastics Injuries

Date
Tuesday 10 November, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Rory Maher
  • Carl Le
  • Erinne Sinclair

Access the recording here.

Diabtetic arterial disease & foot complications

Date
Monday 7 December, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Venue
Webinar

Speakers

  • Herris Xiao
  • Lachlan Maddock
  • Steven Harris

Access the recording here.

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