NZMA, New Zealand Medical Association, Rotorua
GP CME 2010 - Programme


Thursday 10 June 2010 - OPTIONAL PRE-CONFERENCE COURSES (fee applies)
Location Rotorua Energy Events Centre - (Click for Map)
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2.  Some workshops have a maximum number of attendees.  Book early to avoid disappointment.
0830-1030 Workshop 1 Basic Surgical Skills  - (24 people)
Workshop 2 Laser Safety Course 1 Lee Collins
Workshop 3 Vasectomy Workshop 1 - (20 people) John Apps
Workshop 4 Musculoskeletal Medicine 1 Ian Wallbridge
Workshop 5 Medical Protection Society
Pitfalls: Practice Policies 
Hot Issues : What's new in the Medicolegal Workplace?
Brendan Gray, Tim Cookson
Workshop 6 ALS 7 (8 hour course)
1030-1100 Morning Tea
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2.
1100-1300 Workshop 7 Advanced Surgical Skills   - (24 people)
Laser Safety Course 1 Continued Lee Collins
Workshop 8 Vasectomy Workshop 2 - (20 people) John Apps
Workshop 9 Musculoskeletal Medicine 2 Ian Wallbridge
Workshop 10 Medical Protection Society
Pitfalls: Practice Policies 
Hot Issues : What's new in the Medicolegal Workplace?
Brendan Gray, Tim Cookson
1300-1400 Lunch
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2.
1400-1600 Workshop 11 Basic Surgical Skills - (24 people)
Workshop 12 Laser Safety Course 2 Lee Collins
Workshop 13 Suicide and Violence Shailesh Kumar
Workshop 14 Musculoskeletal Radiology 1 - (12 people) Phil Weeks
Workshop 15 Dermoscopy Amanda Oakley
1600-1630 Afternoon Tea
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2.
1630-1830 Workshop 17 Advanced Surgical Skills - (24 people)
Laser Safety Course 2 Continued Lee Collins
Workshop 18 Suicide and Violence 2 Shailesh Kumar
Workshop 19 Musculoskeletal Radiology 2 - (12 people) Phil Weeks
Workshop 20 Dermoscopy 2 Amanda Oakley
Dinner own arrangements



Friday 11 June 2010 - MAIN CONFERENCE - Energy Events Centre
Location Rotorua Energy Events Centre - (Click for Map)
0700-0800 ACC Breakfast Better@Work: How Not to be the Meat in the Rehab Sandwich
0730-0815 Registration  
0820-0830 Dr Mark Peterson Welcome Address Chairman NZMA GP Council
0830-0900 Des Gorman The Taonga of Universal Healthcare for New Zealanders
0900-0925 Alasdair Patrick Bowel Cancer Screening
0925-0950 Mike O'Rourke Glaucoma Revisited
0950-1020 Des Gorman Future Role for Generally Trained Medical Practitioners
1020-1030 Discussion  
1030-1100 Morning Tea and Exhibition
  MEDICOPOLITICAL SESSION
1100-1120 NZMA Chairman's Address
1120-1200 Panel and Questions
1130-1150 Hon Tony Ryall, Minister of Health
1150-1210 Hon Ruth Dyson, Labour Health Spokesperson
1210-1230 Questions 
1300-1400 Lunch and Exhibition
Main Session

Concurrent Sessions (60mins, repeated at 4:30pm)

1400-1425 Hot Tips in Rheumatology

Andrew Harrison

Breakout 1

Management of Common Hand Conditions

Zac Moaveni

Breakout 2

Diabetes

Brandon Orr-Walker

Breakout 3

GI Titbits

David Rowbotham

Breakout 4

Are your Patients Fit to Fly

Claude Preitner

Breakout 5

Better Lung Health- What to do with Smokers

Rob Young

1425-1450 What Matters in Kids Urology

Mark Fraundorfer

1450-1515 Safer Use of Medicine

Andrea Shirtcliffe

1515-1530 Discussion
1530-1600 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition
Main Session

Concurrent Sessions (60mins)

1600-1625

The Relevance of Oral Hygeine

Prof Laurie Walsh

Breakout 6

Management of Common Hand Conditions

Zac Moaveni

Breakout 7

Diabetes

Brandon Orr-Walker

Breakout 8

GI Titbits

David Rowbotham

Breakout 9

Are your Patients Fit to Fly

Claude Preitner

Breakout 10

Better Lung Health- What to do with Smokers

Rob Young

1625-1650 Evidence Based Natural Healthcare

Shaun Holt

1650-1715 Fat Inflammation and Aging

Ralph Bright

1715-1730 Discussion
1800-1900 Medical Protection Society &
Medical Assurance Society
Welcome Cocktail Function
  MSD SYMPOSIUM (Light Dinner provided)
1900-1925 Buffet Dinner
1925-1930 Welcome and Intro
1930-2000 Peter Jones Controversies in Osteoporosis Management - Answered
2000-2030 Tony Fernando Diagnosis and Management of Sleep in Mood Disorders
2030 Cake and Coffee
 

 

Saturday 12 June 2010 - MAIN CONFERENCE
0700-1700 Registration    
0715-0815 Breakfast Session 
Men their hearts and private parts
Mr John Tuckey, Urologist
Main Session

 or Concurrent Sessions (55mins)

0830-0845 Lasers in Medicine

Lee Collins

Breakout 11

Surgical Options for Obesity

Richard Babor

Breakout 12

Would you Prescribe a Benefit if it was a prescription Item?

David Bratt

Breakout 13

Insomnia and Circadian Dysrthythmia

Alex Bartle

Breakout 14

Healthline: Doing its share for primary care?

Lesley Clarke

Breakout 15

ADHD

Dr Robin Moir

0845-0900 Urology

Mark Fraundorfer

0900-0915 Dermatology

Paul le Grice

0915-0930 Eyes

Mike O'Rourke

MAIN SESSION or Concurrent Sessions (55mins) repeated
0930-0940 Gynaecology

Anil Sharma

Breakout 16

Surgical Options for Obesity

Richard Babor

Breakout 17

Would you Prescribe a Benefit if it was a prescription Item?

David Bratt

Breakout 18

Insomnia and Circadian Dysrthythmia

Alex Bartle

Breakout 19

Healthline: Doing its share for primary care?

Lesley Clarke

 

Breakout 20

ADHD

Dr Robin Moir

0940-0950 Vascular

Peter Chapman-Smith

0950-1000 Cardiology

Warren Smith

1000-1010 Dentistry

Laurie Walsh

1010-1030 Discussion
from 1030 Medical Assurance Society Golf Classic
Rotorua (Arikikapakapa) Golf Course; Tee off times from 10:30am

1030-1100 Morning Tea and Exhibition
  WORKSHOP SESSIONS (Energy Events Centre & Millennium Hotel)
Shuttle bus service operating between venues
 
= Energy Events Centre
 
= Millennium Hotel
1100-1155 Workshop 1 Hepatology 101 David Rowbotham
Workshop 2 Eye Case Studies Mike O'Rourke
Workshop 3 QOL Issues in Males Hormone Rx Mark Fraundorfer
Workshop 4 Skin Cancer Surgery Paul Le Grice
Workshop 5 Menstrual Disorders and HPV Anil Sharma
Workshop 6 Strategies to achieve a sustainable 1o care workforce Des Gorman
Workshop 7 Rheumatology Case Studies Andrew Harrison
Workshop 8 Ultrasound in Primary Care - Part 1 (10 people maximum, 2 hours) Phil Weeks
Workshop 9 Cervical Spine Tips Ian Wallbridge
Workshop 10 Lifestyle influences on Fertility Mary Birdsall
1205-1300 WORKSHOP SESSIONS Repeated - Change over 
Shuttle bus service operating between venues

1300-1400 Lunch and Exhibition
1300-1400 Lunchtime Keynote Address
Gareth Morgan

Prescription for Change
Plenary Room

  WORKSHOP SESSIONS (Energy Events Centre & Millennium Hotel)
Shuttle bus service operating between venues
 
= Energy Events Centre
 
= Millennium Hotel
1400-1455 Workshop 11 The Virtues of Fat  Ralph Bright
Workshop 12 CVS Case Studies Warren Smith
Workshop 13 Immunisation Strategies Nikki Turner
Workshop 14 The Science of Happiness Tony Fernando
Workshop 15 Neonatal Pearls Dave Bourchier
Workshop 16 Abnormal Liver Function Alasdair Patrick
Workshop 17 Complementary Therapies for People with Cancer Shaun Holt
Workshop 18 Looking Beyond the Vermillion Border Prof Laurie Walsh
Workshop 19 The Patient Experience Facing Fertility Challenges Lisa Boyles + Joi Ellis
Workshop 20 Medtech Update Monique Pot
1505-1600 WORKSHOP SESSIONS Repeated - Change over
Shuttle bus service operating between venues
1600-1630 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition
  HOW TO...WORKSHOP SESSIONS (Energy Events Centre & Millennium Hotel)
Shuttle bus service operating between venues
 
= Energy Events Centre
 
= Millennium Hotel
1630-1730 Workshop 21 How to...Interpreting ECGs Warren Smith
Workshop 22 How to...Trigger Point Needling John Apps
Workshop 23 How to...Help Sick Doctors Pat Alley
Workshop 24 How to...Manage Hepatitis B and C Ed Gane
Workshop 25 How to .. Prescribe Isotretinoin Amanda Oakley
Workshop 26 How to...Engage smokers on quitting Rob Young
Workshop 27 How to...Mirena/Pipelle/Pessaries Anil Sharma
Workshop 28 How to...Manage Anxiety Tony Fernando
Workshop 29 How to...Spirometry and NO Robin Taylor
Workshop 30 How to...Prescribe to the Elderly Andrea Shirtcliffe
 
1900-2400 Conference Dinner 
1900-1930 Pre dinner drinks 

1930-1940

Welcome Speeches
1940-2110 Guest Speaker 
 2115-2400 Dance to band "Count Me In"       

Sunday 13 June 2010 - MAIN CONFERENCE
0730-0830 Breakfast Session 

The Latest in Fertiity - Richard Fisher

Main Session

or Concurrent Sessions (55mins)

0830-0900 The Upper GI Tract

Alasdair Patrick

Breakout 21

What to do with irregular periods

Mary Birdsall

Breakout 22

Vulval Skin Disorders

Amanda Oakley

Breakout 23

How you can use Stem Cells

Ralph Bright

Breakout 24

Photodynamic Therapy

Lee Collins

Breakout 25

Wilderness Medicine

John Apps

0900-0925 New Joy for Cardiac Disease

Warren Smith

Main Session

or Concurrent Sessions (55mins) Repeated

0925-0950 Percutaneous Valve Transplants

John Ormiston

Breakout 26

What to do with irregular periods

Mary Birdsall

Breakout 27

Vulval Skin Disorders

Amanda Oakley

Breakout 28

How you can use Stem Cells

Ralph Bright

Breakout 29

Photodynamic Therapy

Lee Collins

Breakout 30

Wilderness Medicine

John Apps

0950-1010 Pelvic Floor Issues

Anil Sharma

1010-1025 Discussion
1025-1030 Industry Prize Announcements
1030-1100 Morning Tea
1100-1130 Dave Bourchier Teenage Pretermers
1130-1200 Rod Jackson Learn Critical Appraisal in 30mins
1200-1230 Des Gorman Diversified, Sustainable, Fit for purpose NZ Medical Workforce 
1230-1300 Alasdair Patrick Clinical Quiz

1300

Conference Closes
General Practice Conference & Medical Exhibition CME 2010 - has been endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and has been approved for up to 24 Hours CME for General Practice Educational Programme Stage 2 (GPEP2) and Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS) purposes.