Upcoming Medical Conferences in VictoriaSearch Criteria : Australia
The Melbourne Ophthalmic Alumni Meeting is organized by Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) and will be held on May 25, 2019 at Surrey Hills, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 27 - 30, 2019 | CME 40.00 | AUD $3800 | Ivanhoe, Victoria
Advanced Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine - 4 Day POCUS Course is organized by Zedu Ultrasound Training Solutions (UTS) and will be held from May 27 - 30, 2019 at Zedu Ultrasound Training Solutions, Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia. Course Description: This point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) course is aimed at candidates who have previously completed an introductory ultrasound course and who wish to extend their scanning skills. Course Accreditation: ACEM | This course is accredited for 26.25 ACEM CPD hours and Procedural Skills Maintenance. Participants can and should update the stated number of hours to reflect their individual activity ACRRM | 30 PRPD & 30 Emergency Medicine, 30 Radiology MOPS. Grant-eligible Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics, Anaesthetics RACGP | Activity Number: 82944, 40 Category 1 points. Eligible for Procedural and Training Grants Course Objectives are: • Modify the ultrasound system controls to attain basic practical proficiency in image optimization • Demonstrate basic practical proficiency in performing and interpreting the following focussed ultrasound examinations: ○ eFAST and AAA ○ acute scrotum - meets CCPU ○ 2 region assessment of DVT - meets CCPU ○ 1st-trimester transabdominal assessment - meets CCPU ○ soft tissue - meets CCPU ○ gallbladder - meets CCPU ○ renal - meets CCPU ○ peripheral nerve block ○ ocular • Discuss the clinical role, practical applications and limitations of ultrasound assessment in the following applications: ○ acute scrotum ○ 2 region assessment of DVT ○ 1st-trimester transabdominal assessment ○ soft tissue imaging ○ gallbladder ○ renal ○ peripheral nerve blocks ○ ocular Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 29 - Jun 01, 2019 | Melbourne, Victoria
International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT) Annual Meeting is organized by International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT) and will be held from May 29 - Jun 01, 2019 at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South wharf, Victoria, Australia. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 30, 2019 | CME 40.00 | AUD $950 | Ivanhoe, Victoria
Gallbladder Ultrasound - 1 Day POCUS Course is organized by Zedu Ultrasound Training Solutions (UTS) and will be held on May 30, 2019 at Zedu Ultrasound Training Solutions, Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia. Course Description: The favorite accessory organ now comes in for some special attention in the Gallbladder in a day course. Suitable for all candidates this course has been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to gain confidence and accuracy in your scanning and meets ASUM CCPU Gallbladder unit requirements. Course Accreditation: ACEM | Gallbladder in a day - Ultrasound Training Solutions is accredited for 7 ACEM CPD hours and Procedural Skills Maintenance ACRRM | 30 PRPD & 30 Radiology MOPS points. Grant-eligible Anaesthetics, Obstetrics, Emergency Medicine, Surgery RACGP | Activity Number 103545: 40 Category 1 points. Eligible for Procedural and Training Grants Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this course you will be able to: • Modify the ultrasound system controls to attain basic practical proficiency in image optimization to facilitate accurate diagnosis • Demonstrate an understanding of the sonographic appearances of relevant anatomy, physiology, and pathology • Identify abnormal gallbladder wall • Identify gallstones, sludge and polyps and characteristics of the obstructed biliary tree • Understand the limitations of ultrasound of the gallbladder • Discuss the clinical role, practical applications and, limitations of ultrasound assessment Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 30 - 31, 2019 | CPD 10.45 | AUD $610 | Melbourne, Victoria
Melbourne Nurses' Conference is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from May 30 - 31, 2019 at Oaks on Market, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses. This seminar has been approved for a maximum of 10.45 CPD Hours. Course Overview: Ausmed believes it is essential that nurses living in the Melbourne region have access to effective and engaging CPD on an annual basis. We look forward to receiving your support to ensure that this Local Nurses’ Conference is brought to Melbourne every May. Book your place at this year’s event and: • Gain new knowledge for contemporary practice • Network, share experiences and connect with like-minded colleagues • Help meet your CPD requirements • Enrich your professional practice and personal growth • Improve health outcomes specific to your local community and much, much more… Need for Program: Engaging in CPD is essential for all health professionals to maintain, improve, and broaden their knowledge, skills, and practice. CPD assists health professionals to stay up-to-date with changes in clinical practice and emerging new evidence in order to enhance their patient outcomes. It is also a professional registration requirement. There is a need for formal CPD to be provided directly to regional Australian nurses, midwives, and other health professionals who may not otherwise be able to access engaging and effective continuing education. Purpose of Program: The purpose of Ausmed’s local nurses’ conferences is to provide health professionals who work in regional Australia with current knowledge about a range of professional and clinical practice topics that will improve the provision of holistic care. Learning Objectives: • People with health risks will receive preventative care and education to avoid illness • Better patient outcomes will be achieved through the application of up-to-date knowledge related to specific interventions • The interprofessional collaboration will be optimised to enhance patient outcomes • Patient outcomes will be underpinned by evidence-based practice, recognised standards, and guidelines
Jun 03 - 07, 2019 | CME 40.00 | AUD $4450 | Ivanhoe, Victoria
Introductory Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine - 5 Day POCUS Course is organized by Zedu Ultrasound Training Solutions (UTS) and will be held from Jun 03 - 07, 2019 at Zedu Ultrasound Training Solutions, Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia. Course Accreditation: ACEM | This workshop is recognised by the ACEM ED Ultrasound Subcommittee as complying with ACEM ultrasound guidelines and policies for AAA, EFAST, ECHO and Procedures (Vascular) and is accredited for 40 hours within the continuing professional development program ACRRM | 30 PRPD & 30 Emergency Medicine, 30 Radiology MOPS. Grant eligible Anaesthetics, Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics, Surgery RACGP | Activity Number: 82936, 40 Category 1 points. Eligible for Procedural and Training Grants Course Objectives are: • Modify ultrasound system controls to attain basic practical proficiency in image optimisation to facilitate accurate diagnosis • Demonstrate basic practical proficiency in performing and interpreting the following ultrasound examinations: ○ eFAST - meets CCPU ○ AAA - meets CCPU ○ Lung - meets CCPU ○ Pleural effusion - meets CCPU ○ Vascular access (through experience gained on ultrasound phantoms) - meets CCPU ○ Basic echo in life support - meets CCPU ○ RUSH • Discuss the clinical role, practical applications and limitations of focused ultrasound assessment of the following: ○ eFAST ○ AAA ○ Lung ○ Pleural Effusion ○ Vascular access (through experience gained on ultrasound phantoms) ○ Basic echo in life support • Explain the practical application of the RUSH protocol in the assessment of the critically ill patient in shock Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 03 - 04, 2019 | CPD 11.00 | AUD $740 | Melbourne, Victoria
Disaster Nursing Conference is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from Jun 03 - 04, 2019 at Oaks on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. CPD Hours: 11 Hours.0 Mins Need for Program: No place on earth is immune to disasters. They may be relatively small and localised, for instance an attack against the state or affect entire regions such as a tsunami. They are highly disruptive and usually cause chaos, suffering and death. At such times nurses are likely to be affected and will be required to step up to perform different roles to those of their daily work. Therefore, understanding the bigger picture of disasters, the essential practicalities and nursing skills required, will increase preparedness, disaster responsiveness and personal resilience. Purpose of Program: The purpose of this conference is to provide nurses with information and knowledge about disasters and their management to improve their professional preparedness. Conference Overview: All countries experience disasters of some kind and they are usually unpredictable. Australia, regularly experiences natural events such as floods, fires and cyclones. In an increasingly unstable world, attacks against the state, such as terrorist attacks, are also a sad reality. In any such event, you - as a nurse - are likely to be called upon to step up and act - clinically and in the community. While your hospital or workplace is likely to have an emergency management plan, have you thought about your own response? Are you prepared to rise to the challenge? What’s YOUR disaster management plan? Topics include: • Preserving evidence when a disaster occurs • Advanced trauma assessment and triage • Stories from actual disasters • Tips for staying calm under pressure and much, much more… Learning Outcomes: At the conclusion of this program it is expected that the participants will be able to: • Using knowledge of the ‘big picture’ of disaster management participate effectively in caring for those affected. • Confidently prioritise your nursing care for maximum effect in a disaster situation. • Follow through on the psychological implications of a disaster for all your patients and self. • Participate in planning and post-incident debriefing to ensure nursing considerations are implemented.
Jun 05 - 07, 2019 | CPD 40.00 | USD $2120 | Melbourne, Victoria
Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Course is organized by Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Australia and will be held from Jun 05 - 07, 2019 at Advanced Paediatric Life Support, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The target audience for this medical event is suitable for doctors, nurses and paramedics looking to increase their confidence and clinical skills in paediatric acute care. CPD Accreditation: Candidates who are members of RACGP & ACRRM may be eligible to receive 40 QI&CPD points for an Accredited Category 1 Activity. Course Description: The course covers the following themes: Life support • Basic life support • Advanced support of the airway and ventilation • Cardiac arrest management and defibrillation Diagnosis and management of the seriously ill child • Breathing difficulties • Shock • Abnormal pulse rate and rhythm • Decreased conscious level • Convulsing child Diagnosis and management of the seriously injured child • Chest injury • Abdominal injury • Head trauma • Spinal injury • Burns and scalds • Electrical injuries and drowning Practical procedures • Airway and breathing • Circulation • Trauma • Interpreting trauma X-rays • Stabilisation and transfer Further topics • Fluid and electrolyte management • Acid-base balance • Pain management • Septic child • Neurological assessment • Resuscitation of the baby at birth and more Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 06 - 07, 2019 | CME 11.00 | AUD $610 | Daylesford, Victoria
Beating Burnout in Nursing Conference is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from Jun 06 - 07, 2019 at Daylesford, Victoria, Australia. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 11.00 CPD Hours. Course Overview: Are you feeling unhappy, stressed, and burnt out? Are you reluctant to go back to work after days off and questioning your commitment to your nursing career? Are you feeling guilty that you’ve used up all your sick leave for mental health days? Well, you are not alone! Take time out this year to attend this conference and learn how to tackle stress, burnout, and compassion fatigue in nursing. Topics include: • What is the difference between stress, burnout and compassion fatigue? • Why it’s ok to experience these emotions at work • The power of using mindfulness in your everyday practice • Practical ways to build resilience and care for yourself • Discovering the key to enjoying nursing again and much Need for Program: These days, burnout and stress are commonly associated with the nursing profession. We all know the nature of the work can be exceptionally demanding. Terms such as “compassion fatigue” illustrate the emotions involved. The complex combination of stressors results in impaired well-being, costly sick leave, decreased quality carte, and increased risk. As well, burnout and stress are associated with a sense of career misery. This may well cause the loss of highly experienced nurses from the profession. In order to combat these mental health vulnerabilities, nurses first need to understand the psychology underpinning stress and burnout and, then, be familiar with strategies that can develop the necessary resilience required to prevent these insidious professional dangers from occurring. Purpose of Program: To provide nurses and midwives with knowledge and skills to reduce stress and burnout, and to increase personal wellness, job satisfaction, interaction with colleagues, more positive workplaces, and enhance patient care. Learning Objectives: • Use reflection and knowledge to gain insight into factors that may cause personal stress and burnout • Be resilient and cope better with stress in today’s workplace • Be compassionate to patients but use strategies to prevent transference of grief to you personally • Leave work completely behind you when you go home Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Melbourne 32nd International Conference on “Medical, Medicine and Health Sciences” (MMHS- 2019 Melbourne)
Jun 08 - 09, 2019 | USD $500 | Melbourne, Victoria
Melbourne 32nd International Conference on “Medical, Medicine and Health Sciences” (MMHS- 2019 Melbourne) is organized by Academic Fora and will be held from Jun 08 - 09, 2019 at Mercure Melbourne Therry Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Conference Description: Main Theme: “Advances in collaborative research for Public Health, Medical and Medicine Sciences for better healthcare services to society” The conference will cover vital issues in medical, medicine and health sciences under multiple sub-themes. The aim of our conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe. Conference Tracks and Sub-Themes: MMHS-2019 conference is a premier platform for the presentation of novel and creative research results in the fields of theoretical, and applied Medical and medicine research, Health Sciences and Public Health research & practice. The conference will bring together leading researchers, social workers, and scientists, students in the domain of scientific interest from around the world. The areas of interest for submission include, but are not limited to: • Medical Science • Health Science • Public Health Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.