ALL REGIONS - Western Victoria PHN Winter Symposium 2018 - Friday 1 & Saturday 2 June

Western Victoria PHN Winter Symposium 2018
Collaborative Care: Pain, Alcohol and other Drugs, and Mental Health

Streams of Practice:
• Innovative Practice
• Collaborative Care
• Changing the way we think about treatment

Keynote speakers and sessions:


    Matthew McCrone Director, Real-Time Prescription Monitoring Implementation, Department Health & Human Services
    Professor Lorimer Mosely - Changing the way we think about pain


    Professor Pat Dudgeon - Social and Emotional Wellbeing

 Speakers and topics: 

    Dr Richard Cash - Trauma informed care
    Dr Russell Roberts - Equally well
    Dr Scott Hall - Medical detox service
    Dr Louise Brennan & Dr Mark Davies - Pain master class
    TAC  - Getting lives (and treatment plans) back on track
    Persistent pain and mental health - 20 tips, links and resources
    Sian Pritchard - A Nurse led clinic - AOD and Mental Health
    Dr Alisa Pedrana - Eliminating Hep C - a nursing model
    Dr Daniel Perkins - Medicinal Cannabis
    Paul Thornton - "Darrabarrook Karndorr (New Track)"
    Kate Higgins - Inclusion of consumer, family/carer participation in care planning and the outcomes
    Dr Michael Axtens - Micro skills for behaviour change
    Dr Jane Anderson-Wurf & James Szeto  -  Work through the challenges of deprescribing benzodiazepines in daily practice
    Dr Yvonne Bonomo - Project ECHO revolutionising medical education
    Jacqui KeevinsDr Tejaswini Patil Vishwanath - Consumer stigma of Opioid Replacement Therapy
    Michael Mackay - Queer affirmative mental health practice
    Sylvia Melville & Hannah Buttigieg - Responding to unsafe use, overdose and withdrawal: AOD First Aid
    Dr Deb Harley - Eliminating unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures

Open to:
• GP's & GP Registrars
• All Allied Health Professionals
• Nurse Practitioners & Practice Nurses
• AOD & Mental Health Workers

Friday June 1:
Light Lunch / Registration - 11:30m - 12pm
Welcome to country 12pm - 12:15pm
Welcome address -  12:15pm - 12:20pm
SafeScript address - 12:20pm - 12:40pm
Keynote address - 12:45pm - 2pm
Workshops - 2:45pm - 4:45pm
Networking After 5 event -  5pm - 6:30pm
Saturday June 2:
Optional breakfast - 7:30am - 8:30am
Keynote speaker - 9am - 10:30am
Workshops - 11am - 1pm
Lunch -1:45pm
Workshops - 1:45pm -3:45pm
Conclusion 3:45pm

RACGP 40 Category 1 points will be applied for
ACRRM points will be applied for

Optional Events:
Networking & After Five event 5pm - 6:30pm Friday evening: Facilitated by TAC
Breakfast & Keynote speaker 7:30am - 8:30am Saturday morning: ScriptWise - Melissa, Consumer and Chris Hayes, Faculty of Pain Medicine and director of Hunter Integrated Pain Service

This event is an initiative being facilitated by Western Victoria PHN for health care providers within Western Victoria.  Registration fees apply to those outside of region

Presidents Room, Geelong Football Club
GMHBA Stadium - (Latrobe Terrace entrance) Geelong
How to get there

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• Friday only ($150 cost applicable if practicing outside Western Victoria PHN)
• Saturday only ($150 cost applicable if practicing outside Western Victoria PHN)
• Friday and Saturday ($200 cost applicable if practicing outside Western Victoria PHN)

Payment details:
Preferred method of payment is Direct Deposit to:
Account Name: Western Victoria PHN
BSB:  063 512
Account No:  1020 0443
Reference: Surname / Symposium

or call (03) 5222 0800 to pay by credit card

Registration confirmed on receipt of payment
Receipt issued on request
No refunds will be given for cancellations after June 18

For further information contact Aod Lead or phone 5222 0800

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Event Properties

Event Date 11:30 am, 01/06/2018
Event End Date 4:00 pm, 02/06/2018
Cut off date 9:00 am, 30/05/2018
GMHBA Stadium
370 Moorabool St, South Geelong VIC 3220, Australia
GMHBA Stadium
We are no longer accepting registration for this event