Please note this event has been postponed in light of concerns around the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  We look forward to re-scheduling.

Event details:

Circle of Care Oncology Trilogy
Session #2

  • Thyroid & parathyroid disease
  • Problems & prevention in proctology

An update for GPs on cancer screening, diagnosis and management.  This is the second of three oncology sessions and will focus on thyroid disease & preventing colorectal cancers.

Date to be confirmed.

Integrated cancer care is a multi-professional field.  Oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, surgeons and GPs all playa vital role to ensure continuity of care and the best possible treatment of patients.

This session is structured with a question and answer style learning including allocated time for discussion.

Presenters:

Dr Edwina Moore, Endocrine & Breast Surgeon
Mr Vladimir Bolshinsky, Colorectal Surgeon

Program will cover:

  • Thyroid & parathyroid disease.
  • Common anal problems – when to refer.

Learning objectives:

  • Identify patients with parathyroid disease and the role of surgery;
  • Identifying and differentiating treatment options for thyroid cancer;
  • To develop a pathway of diagnostic investigation for patients with diverticular disease, proctological symptoms and suspected colorectal cancer;
  • Implement a referral pathway for patients with suspected thyroid disease or colorectal cancer.

RACGP Points:

An application for 4 RACGP CPD activity points has been submitted and is pending approval for this activity.  Activity no. To be advised.

Contact:

For more information contact:
Tanja Moye, Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Phone: (03) 5970 5309
Email: events@thebays.com.au