St George Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Click here to download a guide to CPD requirements for 2023.

GP Education

Ramsay Health Care continues our commitment to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community through the delivery of our CPD programs.

Ramsay has been a major provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering education across a wide variety of medical and surgical specialties. These activities are delivered in partnership with our specialists and other health care professionals as interactive, practical sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement, and practical tips.

From 1 January 2023, CPD requirements set by the Medical Board of Australia require all medical professionals to have a CPD home and:

  • Complete an annual Professional Development Plan
  • Undertake 50 hours of CPD per annum :
    • 12.5 hours Educational Activities
    • 25 hours combined
      • Reviewing Performance and Measuring Outcomes
      • Minimum of 5 hours for each category
    • 12.5 hours free choice across any 3 of the above categories

In addition to the above the RACGP requires its membership to Complete Basic Life Support every 3 year cycle.

RACGP CPD

 

Liver Little, liver lesions, which imaging, when and why

 

1.00pm Presentations and discussion

Topic: Liver little -  liver lesions, which imaging, when and why

Dr Salim Maher, Gastroenterologist

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  •  Identify benign vs malignant liver lesions
  •  Describe the correct imaging modalities


2.00pm Evaluation and Close

 

Presenters

Dr Salim Maher - Gastroenterology

When 05 Jun 2024 01:00 PM
Where Online via zoom
RSVP 05 Jun 2024
1925
Liver Little, liver lesions, which imaging, when and why
Online via zoom
05 Jun 2024 01:00 PM
75
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
75 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

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CPD Hours: 1 (Self Report via Quick Log)


Pituitary Pursuits - pituitary gland disorders, diagnosis, hormone studies, tumours, treatment

 

630PM Registration and Dinner

700PM Presentations and Discussion

TOPICS

A century of pituitary tumours

Associate Professor Ali Ghahreman, Neurosurgeon

The diagnosis of pituitary disorders and appropriate hormonal studies

Associate Professor Terry DiamondEndocrinologist

9.00pm Evaluation and close

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Describe the clinical presentations associated with pituitary gland disorders
  • Identify appropriate hormone testing in pituitary disorders
  • Describe the pathological classification of pituitary adenomas and treatment options

CPD 2 hours EA 

Presenters

A/Prof. Ali Ghahreman - Neurosurgery
Assoc Prof Terry Diamond - Endocrinology

When 25 Jun 2024 06:30 PM
Where Trattoria Elva 277 Bondi Road BONDI NSW 2026
RSVP 21 Jun 2024
1924
Pituitary Pursuits - pituitary gland disorders, diagnosis, hormone studies, tumours, treatment
Trattoria Elva 277 Bondi Road BONDI NSW 2026
25 Jun 2024 06:30 PM
2
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
2 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

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CPD Hours: 2 hours self report


Child's Play - Paediatric/adolescent sports injuries

Topic: Child's Play

This presentation was recorded as a live zoom session on 9th April, 2024.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  • Describe how to assess sports injuries in paediatric/adolescent patients
  • Identify the most appropriate imaging for this age group with sports injuries
  • Outline principles of managing sports injuries in kids/adolescence

Presenter: .Dr Stephen Rimmer, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Presenters

Dr Stephen Rimmer - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee

When Available Anytime
Where Online via zoom
RSVP 24 Apr 2024
1904
Child's Play - Paediatric/adolescent sports injuries
Online via zoom
Available Anytime
93
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
93 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

Email

CPD Hours: 1 (Self Report)


Bottom's up - anal fissures, haemorrhoids, PR bleeding, pruritis ani

Topic: Common Proctological Conditions

This presentation was recorded as a live zoom session on 20th March, 2024.


LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  • Describe appropriate work-up for PR bleeding
  • Identify common causes of PR pain/bleeding
  • Outline management options for anal fissures, haemorrhoids, fistulae, pruritis ani

Presenter: Dr Edward Cooper, General Surgeon- Colorectal

Presenters

Dr Edward Cooper - Colorectal Surgery

When Available Anytime
Where Online via zoom
RSVP 03 Apr 2024
1874
Bottom's up - anal fissures, haemorrhoids, PR bleeding, pruritis ani
Online via zoom
Available Anytime
95
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
95 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

Email

CPD Hours: 1 (Self Report)


Obesity management - injection v resection - diet, pharmacotherapy, surgery

PROGRAM

Presentations and discussion

Obesity Management: Injections versus Resection - diet, pharmacotherapy, surgery

Dr Vytauras Kuzinkovas, Bariatric Surgeon

LEARNING OUTCOMES

• Outline GPs role as part of a MDT approach to obesity management

• Describe current medications used to aid weight loss

• Identify short/long term complications post weight loss surgery.

Presenters

Dr Vytauras Kuzinkovas - Bariatric - Obesity Surgery

When Available Anytime
Where Online via zoom
RSVP 22 Dec 2023
1796
Obesity management - injection v resection - diet, pharmacotherapy, surgery
Online via zoom
Available Anytime
93
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
93 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

Email

CPD Hours: 1


Hernias - the hole story. Inguinal, abdominal wall, incisional

Update on abdominal wall hernias: from inguinal hernias to abdominal wall disasters.

This presentation was recorded as a live zoom session on 20th September, 2023.

LEARNING OUTCOMES
• Diagnose Inguinal Hernias –when is a hernia not a hernia
• Describe surgical options for simple hernias
• Outline the pre/postoperative care of patients with Incisional Hernias

Presenter: Dr Anita Jacombs, General Surgeon

EA: 1

When Available Anytime
Where Online via Zoom
RSVP 27 Sep 2023
1749
Hernias - the hole story. Inguinal, abdominal wall, incisional
Online via Zoom
Available Anytime
87
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
87 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

Email

CPD Hours: 1


On the nose! Common inherited and acquired nasal and sinus conditions

This meeting was recorded as a live webinar on 7th August, 2023.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Identify the pathophysiology of rhinitis and rhinosinusitis
  • Describe initial management of allergic rhinitis
  • Outline how to investigate/manage chronic rhinosinusitis

Presenter Dr Marina Cavada, ENT

 

Presenters

Dr Marina Cavada - Ear Nose and Throat

When Available Anytime
Where St George Private Hospital
1 South Street
Kogarah
NSW
2217
RSVP 09 Aug 2023
1711
On the nose! Common inherited and acquired nasal and sinus conditions
St George Private Hospital, 1 South Street,Kogarah,NSW,2217
Available Anytime
87
Shannan Potts
pottss@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
87 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Shannan Potts
0448 458 766

Email

CPD Hours: Quick log 1 hour