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Sydney

This practical and interactive seminar will provide you with updates on common complexities throughout pregnancy and infant care. Topics range from prenatal screening and perinatal anxiety and depression, to feeding issues, vaccination and worrisome rashes in infants.

Date: 27 August 2016

Location: Hilton Hotel, 488 George Street, Sydney

Program Overview:

  • Perinatal anxiety and depression
  • Vaccination update
  • Common problems in pregnancy
  • Sponsored session – contemporary management of cow’s milk allergy in infants
  • Tailoring contraception
  • Baby rashes – when to worry
  • Case study discussion – pregnancy and the newborn
  • Optional CPR

Speakers

Prof. Bryanne Barnett

Conjoint professorial appointment with the School of Psychiatry at UNSW

Assoc.Prof. Nicholas Wood

Staff specialist general paediatrician and senior lecturer in Paediatrics and Child Health at the University of Sydney

Dr James Ferry

Head of the Obstetric Department at the Mater and formerly Head of Department at Manly Hospital

Dr Terri Foran

Sexual Health Physician; Private clinical practice in Darlinghurst; Lecturer at UNSW in the School of Women’s and Children’s Health

Dr Ritu Gupta

Specialist dermatologist, Platinum Dermatology Sydney

Prof. Pete Smith

Allergist; Immunologist; Queensland Allergy Services, Southport

Schedule

  • 8:00am - 8:20am

    Registration

  • 8:20am - 8:30am

    Introduction

  • 8.30am - 9.20am

    Perinatal anxiety and depression

    After participating in this session participants will be able to:

    • Recognise the prevalence and presenting signs and symptoms of perinatal depression and anxiety
    • Identify which patients are most at risk of perinatal depression and anxiety and advise preventive strategies
    • Manage patients with perinatal depression and anxiety including appropriate pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments, and appropriate resources

    Speakers:

    Prof. Bryanne Barnett

  • 9.20am - 10.10am

    Vaccination update

    After participating in this session participants will be able to:

    • Advise patients who are planning a pregnancy or who are newly pregnant on appropriate vaccinations
    • Advise parents on current recommendations for their child’s vaccination both on and outside the current national immunisation program including recent updates
    • Discuss current recommendations and considerations for vaccinations of mothers and babies travelling overseas

    Speakers:

    Assoc.Prof. Nicholas Wood

  • 10.10am - 11.00am

    Common problems in pregnancy

    After participating in this session participants will be able to:

    • Manage frequently-occurring medical problems in pregnancy including morning sickness, fatigue, varicose veins, constipation, dyspepsia and backache.
    • Have a systematic approach to managing bleeding in pregnancy.
    • Recognise signs and symptoms of complications in pregnancy that need urgent intervention.

    Speakers:

    Dr James Ferry

  • 11.00am - 11.30am

    MORNING TEA

  • 11.30am - 1.10pm

    Case study panel discussion – pregnancy and the newborn

    After attending this seminar participants will be able to:

    Provide pregnancy planning advice.

    • Advise newly pregnant women on current prenatal screening options
    • Provide appropriate dietary advice to pregnant women in relation to iron intake, reducing the risk of infant allergy, reducing dyspepsia, calcium intake
    • Recognise some early signs of significant pregnancy complications such as preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, PUPP
    • Advise on appropriate post-op caesarean care
    • Perform a comprehensive six-week infant checkv • Advise new parents on early infant feeding issues including poor attachment, mastitis, poor weight gain and reflux

    Speakers:

    Dr James Ferry

  • 1.10pm - 2.00pm

    LUNCH

  • 2.00pm - 2.30pm

    Sponsored session – contemporary management of cow’s milk allergy in infants

    After attending this seminar participants will be able to:

    • Recognise the signs and symptoms of Cows Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA).
    • Understand testing options for CMPA and when to refer.
    • Have a systematic management plan for infants with CMPA, and understand the recent addition to treatment options in Australia.

    Speakers:

    Prof. Pete Smith

  • 2.30pm - 3.15pm

    Baby rashes – when to worry

    After attending this seminar participants will be able to:

    • Assess a baby’s rash including both local and systemic signs and symptoms.
    • Recognise commonly occurring rashes in babies and their appropriate treatment.
    • Identify symptoms and signs of rashes that suggest urgent medical intervention is required to ensure patient safety.

    Speakers:

    Dr Ritu Gupta

  • 3.15pm - 4.00pm

    Tailoring contraception

    After attending this seminar participants will be able to:

    • Discuss the importance of effective contraception to ensure conscious family planning
    • Discuss appropriate contraceptive options with their patients in the post-partum period
    • Confidently answer questions regarding common controversies surrounding contraceptive options
    • Discuss issues related to managing an unwanted pregnancy

    Speakers:

    Dr Terri Foran

  • 4.00pm - 4:15pm

    Seminar evaluation and close

  • 4.15pm - 5.45pm

    CPR - optional

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SINGLE PRICE

  • CAT1 Early Bird $315
  • CAT2 Early Bird $270
  • Registration at this seminar

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  • $45
  • Registration at this seminar
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  • 20% OFF CPR workshops
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    • Instant value of $99
    • Attend a second seminar & total saving up to $169
    • Plus savings on other offers throughout 2016

You can add membership at checkout.

Registration


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Contact our Education Team directly

Francesca Lawrence
PH: 02 8484-0896
Alternatively, you can submit a registration form to us directly by downloading our registration form.

Simply complete the form and either email or fax it to us via the below details.
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02 8484 0777
E: Francesca.Lawrence@cirrusmedia.com.au

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