The 38th John Murtagh Annual Update Course for General Practitioners 2016


PROVIDER: Monash University
DATE: 2 – 4 November 2016
VENUE: Rendezvous Hotel, 328 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000


Topics include:

Day 1

  • “Quo Vadis General Practice. Reflections of an Ageing GP”
  •  “Emerging Medico-Legal Issues in General Practice”
  • “What’s New in Cardiology? An Update on Heart Failure and Hypertension Management”
  • “What Every GP Should Know About Infants”
  • “Menopause Management: What do I Need to Know in 2016?”

Day 2

  • “Update in Management of Diabetes”
  • “Update in Allergy Disorders and Immunology, Hay Fever, Anaphylaxis”
  • “What’s New and Important for GPs in Neurology”
  • “Emergency Medicine: Chest Pain, Aortic Dissection, Pulmonary Embolism”
  • “Getting On and Getting Down – Managing Mood Disorders in Older Adults”

Day 3

  • “Update in Infectious Disease: The Immunocompromised Patient; Vaccination Update; What’s New for Hepatitis C”
  • “Hip Pain: The Not So Simple Truth”
  • “Common Diagnostic Errors in Dermatology and Tips on How to Avoid Them”
  • “Assessment and Management of Shoulder Pain”

Conference registration includes:

  • Access to all conference proceedings
  • All lunches, morning and afternoon teas
  • Wi-Fi included in package

Presentations will be available online via CloudStor.

COST: Various rates apply depending on your requirement
ENQUIRIES: For more information please contact med-genprac@monash.edu or phone 03 9902 4495
REGISTRATION: To register and pay online at: http://ecommerce.med.monash.edu.au/product.asp?pID=677&cID=1 or complete the registration form and post original form to:
Graduate Studies Office, Department of General Practice, Monash University, Building 1, 270 Ferntree Gully Road, Notting Hill, Vic 3168, Australia