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National Cervical Screening Program – An update for GPs and Practice Nurses

Wed 21st February @ 7:00 pm

Free

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

Sydney North Primary Health Network (SNPHN) invites local GPs and Primary Care Nurses to an update on the recent changes to the National Cervical Screening Program, including the new Cervical Screening Test and clinical pathway for screening women aged 25-74 years, management and treatment of abnormalities, and the National Cancer Screening Register, followed by a panel discussion.

Date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Time: 

6:30pm registration and dinner
7:00 – 9:15pm workshop

DATE:
Wed 21st February


TIME:
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm


VENUE:
Pymble Golf Club
Cowan Road
St Ives NSW 2073
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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:
  • Adjunct Assoc Prof Annabelle Farnsworth, Specialist Gynaecological Histopathologist and Cytopathologist and Director of Cytopathology at Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology
  • Dr Gregory Gard, Gynaecological Oncologist, Royal North Shore Hospital
TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs and Primary Care Nurses

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Explain the changes to the National Cervical Screening Program and the National Cancer Screening Register including the evidence informing these changes
  • Define the cervical screening clinical management guidelines
  • Manage patients with low and high-grade abnormalities
  • Navigate and access data on the National Cancer Screening Register
  • Implement strategies for increasing cervical screening in general practice
COST:
No cost for GPs and health professionals practising within the SNPHN region

RSVP BY:
Wed 14th February 2018

ENQUIRIES:

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