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Orthopaedic GP Update at Northern Beaches Hospital

Tue 19th November @ 6:15 pm

This event has been postponed.

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) and Northern Beaches Hospital invite GPs to an information evening and update on the latest techniques in robotic assisted joint replacement surgery (with a live demonstration) and assessment and management of paediatric upper limb trauma.

6.15pm – 6.45pm Registration and dinner
6.45pm – 8.45pm Presentations

Speakers
Mr Andrew Newton | Chief Executive Officer, Northern Beaches Hospital
Dr Julian Yu | Robotic hip and knee orthopaedic surgeon
Dr Matt Sherlock | Orthopaedic surgeon specialising in sports, injuries, trauma and joint replacement of the shoulder and elbow
Jane Edmond and Jayne Eagleton | Nursing unit managers of the orthopaedic wards at Northern Beaches Hospital

Program
6.15 – 6.45pm Registration and dinner
6.45 – 6.50pm Mr Andrew Newton, CEO, Northern Beaches Hospital (NBH) – Introduction to NBH
6.50 – 7.10pm Jane Edmond & Jayne Eagleton – The orthopaedic patient’s journey through NBH
7:10 – 7:55pm Dr Matt Sherlock – Assessment & management of paediatric upper limb trauma and Q&A
7:55- 8:40pm Dr Julian Yu – Robotic joint replacement surgery at NBH, with live demonstration and Q&A
8.40pm Wrap up and Close

Flyer here

DATE:
Tue 19th November


TIME:
6:15 pm - 8:45 pm


VENUE:
Level 4 Education Centre, Northern Beaches Hospital, 105 Frenchs Forest Road, Frenchs Forest


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RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 40 Category 2 points under the 2017-2019 RACGP QI&CPD Program, activity number 177385

SPEAKERS:

Mr Andrew Newtown | Chief Executive Officer, Northern Beaches Hospital

Dr Julian Yu | Robotic hip and knee orthopaedic surgeon

Dr Matt Sherlock | Orthopaedic surgeon specialising in sports, injuries, trauma and joint replacement of the shoulder and elbow

Jane Edmond and Jayne Eagleton | Nursing unit managers of the orthopaedic wards at Northern Beaches Hospital

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs practising within the SNHN region.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Identify current trends in joint replacement surgery and upper limb trauma
  • Utilise broader orthopaedic offerings for public and private patients at Northern Beaches Hospital
  • Describe the Orthopaedic referral pathways at Northern Beaches Hospital
COST:
No cost for GPs practising within the SNHN region.

ENQUIRIES:

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


REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY FOR ATTENDANCE.