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Alcohol use in pregnancy: Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD)

Wed 11th September @ 7:30 pm

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invites GPs, Practice Nurses and Practice Managers to attend The Advance Care Planning and Palliative Care education evening. This event will focus on better primary health care through team-based initiation of advance care planning and palliative care.

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To register, please visit https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tcRhJwSmRZyOxmRj4QoefA.

DATE:
Wed 11th September


TIME:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


VENUE:
Online Webinar

NSW
RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 2 category 2 points under the 2017 2019 RACGP QI&CPD Program, activity number 166333.

SPEAKERS:

Facilitator
Christina Marel, PhD | Senior Research Fellow The University of Sydney
Dr Christina Marel is a Senior Research Fellow, NHMRC Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP) Fellow and Program Lead of Treatment and Translation in Complex Populations at the Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use, USYD.

Presenter
Delyse Hutchinson, PhD | Associate Professor Deakin University
Delyse Hutchinson is an Associate Professor at the Centre for Social and Early Emotional Development (SEED) at Deakin University, Melbourne. She is an Honorary Research Fellow at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and the Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, at the Melbourne Royal Childrens Hospital. Delyse is also a Visiting Research Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) at the UNSW.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals and their staff.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Increase GP/nurse awareness of prevalence and impact of FASD
  • Identify the features of FASD and the potential presentations of individuals with the conditions
  • Improve the competence in diagnosing FASD
  • Identify management referral pathways for individuals with FASD, including early intervention for FASD children
COST:
No cost for GPs, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals and their staff practising within the SNHN region.

ENQUIRIES:

Judy or Robi, Education Coordinators – 9432 8250 or events@snhn.org.au.


REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY FOR ATTENDANCE.