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BreastScreen – More Than Just A Free Mammogram

Tue 29th May @ 6:30 pm

Free

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

Breast cancer does affect your patients. 1 in 8 women in NSW will develop breast cancer and Northern Sydney has the highest incidence of breast cancer in NSW. Sydney North Primary Health Network (SNPHN) is providing a fantastic opportunity for GPs, Practice Nurses and Allied Health Professionals to attend a workshop with two leading breast cancer experts. You will learn about the value of regular breast screening, assessment processes, the diagnosis of breast cancer and the importance of the role of the GP. The workshop will include case studies and discussions.

Date: Tuesday 29 May 2018

Time:

6:30pm registration and dinner
7:00-9:00pm workshop

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DATE:
Tue 29th May


TIME:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


VENUE:
Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital
Reserve Road, St Leonards
Sydney NSW 2065
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RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 4 category 2 points under the 2017-2019 RACGP QI&CPD Program

SPEAKERS:
  • Dr Jennie Noakes, BMed, FRANZCR, Radiologist
  • Dr Kylie Snook, BMed (Hons) FRACS, Consultant Breast Surgeon
TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs and PNs

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Understand the BreastScreen process
  • Identify women who should be referred to BreastScreen and those who should be referred to diagnostic screening
  • Identify and oversee appropriate follow up pathways for women post BreastScreen
COST:
Free for GPs and practice nurses practicing within the SNPHN region

RSVP BY:
Tue 22nd May 2018

ENQUIRIES:

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