South GP CME 2017 - Programme Outline

 

"South GP CME 2017” - has been endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and has been approved for up to 28.5 credits CME for the General Practice Educational Programme (GPEP) Years 2 and 3 and Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS) purposes.

South GP CME 2017” - The urgent care content is approved for RNZCUC CME.

Thursday 10 August 2017 - OPTIONAL PRE-CONFERENCE COURSES (fee applies)
Location Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2 unless stated otherwise.  Some workshops have a maximum number of attendees.  Book early to avoid disappointment.
0830-1030 Workshop 1 Musculoskeletal Workshop Part 1

John MacVicar, Peter McKenzie, John Robinson, Jim Borowczyk

Workshop 2 Diabetes Basics

Helen Lunt, Rab Burtun

Workshop 3 Dermoscopy Part 1
Amanda Oakley

Workshop 4 Training GPs to Manage Allergic Disease
Tim Jefferies, Tony Townend
Workshop 5 Chronic Pelvic Pain - A Holistic Approach - Part 1
Sherif Tawfeek, Ingo Kolossa, Ann Johnson

Workshop 6 ALS 7 (8 hour course)
1030-1100 Morning Tea
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2 unless stated otherwise.
1100-1300 Workshop 7 Musculoskeletal Workshop Part 2

John MacVicar, Peter McKenzie, John Robinson, Jim Borowczyk

Workshop 8 Insulin Masterclass
Helen Lunt, Rab Burtun
Workshop 9 Dermoscopy Part 2
Amanda Oakley

Workshop 10 Training GPs to Manage Allergic Disease (Repeated)
Tim Jefferies, Tony Townend
Workshop 11 Chronic Pelvic Pain - A Holistic Approach - Part 2

Bronny Trewin, Karen Joseph

1300-1400 Lunch
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2 unless otherwise stated.
1400-1600 Workshop 12 Basic Surgical Skills Course

Rebecca Stack, Peter Chapman-Smith, Dylan James

Proudly sponsored by:

Workshop 13 Diabetes Basics (Repeated)
Helen Lunt, Rab Burtun
Workshop 14 Dermoscopy Part 1 (Repeated)
Amanda Oakley
Workshop 15 Incorporating Mind-Body Training into Clinical Practice
Mel Abbott, John Dunbar
Workshop 16 Organised for Life
Adrian Harrison

1600-1630 Afternoon Tea
Please note: workshop content is repeated, not part 1 and 2 unless stated otherwise.
1630-1830 Workshop 17 Advanced Surgical Skills Course
Rebecca Stack, Peter Chapman-Smith, Dylan James

Proudly sponsored by:

Workshop 18 Insulin Masterclass (Repeated)
Helen Lunt, Rab Burtun
Workshop 19 Dermoscopy Part 2 (Repeated)
Amanda Oakley
Workshop 20 Incorporating Mind-Body Training into Clinical Practice (Repeated)

Mel Abbott, John Dunbar
Workshop 21 Organised for Life (Repeated)

Adrian Harrison

Dinner own arrangements



Friday 11 August 2017 - MAIN CONFERENCE - Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
Location Horncastle Arena
0700-0800 Breakfast Session 1. Avoidable Patient Harm 2. Hernias - ACC Breakfast Session
Speakers: Nick Kendall, Grant Coulter
Chair: Peter Robinson

0700-0800 Registration  
0800-0805 Conference Opening and Welcome Chairman NZMA GP Council - Jan White
Session Chair: Peter Chapman-Smith
0805-0835 David Spriggs Families That Challenge Us
0835-0855 John McMillan Consent, Confidentiality and Mature Minors
0855-0920 Laurie Walsh Dry Mouth - It's Meaning and Management
0920-0945 Chris Skellet Balancing Pleasure and Achievement in Your Life
0945-1010 Steve Chambers Better Stewardship of Antibiotics
1010-1030 Questions and Discussion
David Spriggs
John McMillan
Laurie Walsh
Chris Skellet
Steve Chambers
1030-1100 Morning Tea and Exhibition
  NZMA Session
Session Chair: Jan White, Karen Brown
1100-1110 Welcome Address
Jan White
1110-1130 Presidential Address
Pippa MacKay
1130-1200 State of the GP Nation
Buzz Burrell
1200-1240 Facilitated Discussion
Hon. Jonathan Coleman, David Clark
1240-1300 Questions to the Panel
1300-1400 Lunch and Exhibition
  MAIN SESSIONS

Session Chair: Jan White
or Concurrent Sessions (55mins, 2:00pm-2:55pm repeated at 3:05pm)
1400-1425 Themes in Primary Care - An Update from the HDC
Anthony Hill
Workshop 26 - Strategies Behind Overcoming Antimicrobial Resistance
Laurie Walsh
Workshop 27 - Anxiety and Depression - Alternatives to Medication
Mel Abbott
1425-1450 Bowel Cancer Screening - Where Are We Up To?
Teresa Chalmers-Watson
Workshop 28 - Sustainable Weight Loss and the Plant Based Diet
Nicholas Wright, Morgen Smith, Bruce Duncan
Workshop 29 - iHunch - Managing Common Neck and Back Problems
Steve August
1450-1515 Priorities for Cancer Care in NZ - The Cancer Society's View
Chris Jackson
Workshop 30 - Rashes From Drug Reactions
Matthew Strack
Workshop 31 - Valuing Clinical Insights - Encouraging Self Reflection in Clinical Practice
Chris Skellett
1515-1540 Unusual Presentation of Cancer
Tristan Pettit, Louise Sue, Gordon Beadel
Workshop 32 - Parasomnias - Things That Go Bump in The Night
Alex Bartle
Workshop 33 - Image Guided MSk Procedures
Mark Coates

Workshop 36-43 - above workshops repeated from 3:05pm-4:00pm
Workshop 36 - Strategies Behind Overcoming Antimicrobial Resistance
Workshop 37 - Anxiety and Depression - Alternatives to Medication
Workshop 38 - Sustainable Weight Loss and the Plant Based Diet
Workshop 39 - iHunch - Managing Common Neck and Back Problems
Workshop 40 - Rashes From Drug Reactions
Workshop 41 - Valuing Clinical Insights - Encouraging Self Reflection in Clinical Practice
Workshop 42 - Parasomnias - Things That Go Bump in The Night
Workshop 43 - Image Guided MSk Procedures
1540-1600 Discussion

Anthony Hill
Teresa Chalmers-Watson
Chris Jackson
Tristan Pettit
Louise Sue
Gordon Beadel
1600-1630 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition
  MAIN SESSIONS
Session Chair: Stephen Child
or Concurrent Sessions (55mins, 4:30pm-5:25pm repeated at 5:35pm)
1630-1655 The Sceptics View of Evidence Based Medicine
David Spriggs
Workshop 46 - Management Options for Osteoporosis
Anna Fenton
Workshop 47 - Caring For an Aging Population - The How, When and Why of Capacity Assessment
John McMillan, Greg Young, Alison Douglass
Workshop 48 - Getting Ready for Your 20 Good Summers
Martin Hawes
Workshop 49 - Effecting Change - Towards a Consumer-centred System
Anthony Hill
Workshop 50 - Preparing the Traveller Who is Visiting Friends and Relatives
Joan Ingram, Jenny Visser
1655-1720 What Do GPs Need to Know About Drinking Water?
Alistair Humphrey
Workshop 51 - Funding Pharmaceuticals - What's the Problem?
Bryan Betty
Workshop 52 - Paediatric Forum (120mins - not repeated)
Tony Walls - Chronic Wet Cough in Children
Kiki Maoate - Inguinal Scrotal Conditions
Kiki Maoate - Neck Lumps or Foreign Body Ingestion
Antony Bedggood - Opthalmology Update
Fiona Leighton - Finding Nutrients
Lee Hector-Taylor - Managing Panic Attacks
Kate Gibson - Genetics Topic
Workshop 53 - Medicolegal Forum - Being Safe Out There
(120mins - not repeated)
Gaeline Phipps, Peter Robinson, Pippa McKay
1720-1745 The Quality Formula
John Short
Workshop 56-61 - above workshops repeated from 5:35pm-6:30pm
Workshop 56 - Management Options for Osteoporosis
Workshop 57 - Caring For an Aging Population - The How, When and Why of Capacity Assessment
Workshop 58 - Getting Ready for Your 20 Good Summers
Workshop 59 - Effecting Change - Towards a Consumer-centred System
Workshop 60 - Preparing the Traveller Who is Visiting Friends and Relatives
Workshop 61 - Funding Pharmaceuticals - What's the Problem?
1745-1810 Medicinal Cannabis 101
Graham Gulbransen

1810-1830 Questions and Discussion
David Spriggs
Alistair Humphrey
John Short
Graham Gulbransen
1830-1930 Welcome Cocktail Function

 

 

Saturday 12 August 2017 - MAIN CONFERENCE
0700-1700 Registration
0700-0800 AbbVie Breakfast 
1. A Brighter Future for Your Hep C Patients 2. Ankylosing Spondylitis – Don’t turn your back on it
Speakers: Dr Catherine Stedman, Dr Daniel Ching Session Chair: Professor Richard Gearry

GlaxoSmithKline Breakfast 

The Big Five in Respiratory Medicine
Speaker: Professor Lutz Beckert Session Chair: Stephen Child

  MAIN SESSION
Session Chair: Graeme Whittaker
or Concurrent Session (55mins, 8:30am-9:25am repeated at 9:35am)
0830-0855 10 Tips on Diagnosing and Treating Parkinsons
Tim Anderson
Workshop 64 - Reflections of an HDC Advisor
David Spriggs
Workshop 65 - The Role of Robotics in Upper Limb Rehab
Anne Recordon
Workshop 66 - Update on Vaccinations
Anna Wall
Workshop 67 - Investment and Your Kiwisaver
Martin Hawes
Workshop 68 - Plaster and Splint Workshop - Fractures and Hand/Finger Injuries
Gary Hooper, Kerry Cragg, Liz Wyllie
0855-0920 Infections in Gynaecology
John Short
Workshop 69 - Travel Medicine - The Basics
Jenny Visser, Robert Bester
Workshop 70 - Gastroenterology - Basics and Beyond
Catherine Stedman, Richard Gearry, Gary Lim
Workshop 71 - Eye Essentials
Rebecca Stack, Logan Robinson, John Rawstron, Jim Borthwick
Workshop 72 - A Great New Therapy With a Terrible Name (ACT)!
Bruce Arroll
0920-0945 Reducing Demand and Improving Outcomes Through Continuous Care
Hamish Franklin
Workshops 74-82 - above workshops repeated from 9:35am-10:30am
Workshop 74 - Reflections of an HDC Advisor
Workshop 75 - The Role of Robotics in Upper Limb Rehab
Workshop 76 - Update on Vaccinations
Workshop 77 - Investment and Your Kiwisaver
Workshop 78 - Plaster and Splint Workshop - Fractures and Hand/Finger Injuries
Workshop 79 - Travel Medicine - The Basics
Workshop 80 - Gastroenterology - Basics and Beyond
Workshop 81 - Eye Essentials
Workshop 82 - A Great New Therapy With a Terrible Name (ACT!
0945-1010 Is HRT Safe?
Anna Fenton
1010-1030 Discussion
Tim Anderson
John Short
Hamish Franklin
Tristan Pettit
Louise Sue
1030-1100 Morning Tea and Exhibition
  MAIN SESSION - ENT, & the Head and Neck
Session Chair: Buzz Burrell
or Concurrent Session (55mins, 11:00am-11:55am repeated at 12:05pm)
1100-1115 Kids with Lumps and Bumps in The Head And Neck
Samuel Greig
Workshop 84 - Medtech User Group
Sanjeewa Samawareera
Workshop 85 - Recognising Common Pathology in the Mouth
Laurie Walsh
Workshop 86 - Fertility treatment options for women in their late 30s and early 40s
Sarah Wakeman
Workshop 87 - Childhood Weight Management
Helen Gibbs
1115-1130 Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Rhinosinusitis
Tom Kuruvilla
Workshop 88 - Undiagnosed HIV in Your Practice
James Rice-Davies
Workshop 89 - Pre Menstrual Syndrome - PMS - Is It All in the Head?
Anna Fenton
Workshop 90 - Shakes Jerks and Spasms - Recognition and Differential Diagnosis
Tim Anderson
Workshop 91 - Hearing Loss - Rehabilitation Options and Funding Entitlements
Karen Thomas
1130-1145 The Role of Antibiotics in Sinusitis - New Thoughts
Richard Douglas
Workshops 95-102 - above workshops repeated from 12:05pm-1:00pm
Workshop 95 - Medtech User Group
Workshop 96 - Recognising Common Pathology in the Mouth
Workshop 97 - Fertility treatment options for women in their late 30s and early 40s
Workshop 98 - Childhood Weight Management
Workshop 99 - Undiagnosed HIV in Your Practice
Workshop 100 - Pre Menstrual Syndrome - PMS - Is It All in the Head?
Workshop 101 - Shakes Jerks and Spasms - Recognition and Differential Diagnosis
Workshop 102 - Hearing Loss - Rehabilitation Options and Funding Entitlements
1145-1200 The Link Between Hearing Loss and Dementia
Melissa Babbage
1200-1215 Ears Made Easy
Melanie Souter
1215-1230 Allergy Testing and Desensitisation - All You Need to Know
Tom Kuruvilla
1230-1300 Discussion
Samuel Greig
Tom Kuruvilla
Richard Douglas
Melissa Babbage
Melanie Souter
Tom Kuruvilla
1300-1400 Lunch and Exhibition
  MAIN SESSION - Medical Business Management
Session Chair: Peter Chapman-Smith
or Concurrent Session (55mins, 2:00pm-2:55pm repeated at 3:05pm)
1400-1420 Increasing the Value of Your Practice
Leicester Gouwland
Workshop 106 - Managing Dystonia in Children and Adults
Anne Recordon
Workshop 107 - Insomnia in Primary Care
Bruce Arroll
Workshop 108 - Case Studies in ENT
Richard Douglas
1420-1440 GP Ownership Business Models
Shaun Phelan
Workshop 109 - GPs and the Opthalmologist
Casey Ung
Workshop 110 - Skin Cancer Quiz - Case Studies
Mathew Strack
Workshop 111 - Patient Self Management in a Technological Era
Carol Atmore
1440-1500 The Impact of Disruptive Technologies
Andrew Hawkes
Workshop 112 - How and Why to Use a Proctoscope and a Sigmoidoscope
Chris Wakeman
Workshop 113 - What's Hot in Cardiology? Case based discussions
Fraser Hamilton, Gerry Devlin
Workshop 114 - Medicinal Cannabis for GPs
Graham Gulbransen
Workshop 115 - Medical Student Forum Part 1 Workshop
(120mins, not repeated)
Chair: Kieran Bunn
1400-1415 Introduction - Student Dilemmas Kieran Bunn
1415-1445 I Am Not Even Sure if I Want To Be A Doctor Stephen Child
1445-1515 GPSIs - Cultivating a Special Interest Jocelyn Wood
1515-1545 I Wish They Had Taught Me This at Medical School Gaeline Phipps
1545-1600 Discussion
1500-1520 The NZMA - We are Cheaper Than a Lawyer
Lesley Clarke
Workshops 117-125 - above workshops repeated from 3:05pm-4:00pm
Workshop 117 - Managing Dystonia in Children and Adults
Workshop 118 - Insomnia in Primary Care
Workshop 119 - Case Studies in ENT
Workshop 120 - GPs and the Opthalmologist
Workshop 121 - Skin Cancer Quiz - Case Studies
Workshop 122 - Patient Self Management in a Technological Era
Workshop 123 - How and Why to Use a Proctoscope and a Sigmoidoscope
Workshop 124 - What's Hot in Cardiology? Case based discussions
Workshop 125 - Medicinal Cannabis for GPs
1520-1540 Considerations when buying into a Practice
Rob Freeman
1540-1600 Discussion
Leicester Gouwland
Shaun Phelan
Andrew Hawkes
Lesley Clarke
Robyn Fell
Rob Freeman
1600-1630 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition
  MAIN SESSION - CANCELLED
Session Chair: To be confirmed
or Concurrent Session (60mins, 4:30pm-5:30pm not repeated)
1630-1650 Cancelled
Workshop 128 - Case Studies on Chronic Fatigue and Chronic Pain - Successful Interventions
Mel Abbott
Workshop 129 - Everything You Wanted to Know About POCT in General Practice But Were Afraid to Ask
Geoff Herd
Workshop 130 - What Can Work and Income Do For Your Patient?
David Bratt
1650-1710 Cancelled
Workshop 131 - Interpreting ECGs
Hamid Ikram
Workshop 132 - Prescribing Beating the Blues
Sanjeewa Samawareera
Workshop 133 - Does a Family History Matter in Bowel Cancer?
Chris Wakeman
1710-1730 Cancelled
Workshop 134 - Supplements - Risk v Benefits
Jeni Pearce
Workshop 135 - Vaccination Update - What's New?
Kim Hunter
Workshop 136 - Influenza, Pandemics, and GPs as Leaders
Alistair Humphrey
Workshop 137 - Medical Students Forum Part 2 (90mins not repeated)
1630-1700 Five Good Reasons to do General Practice Bruce Arroll
1700-1730 The Business of Medicine - the Keys to Success Leicester Gouwland
1730-1800 Are You a Member of Your Profession? Lesley Clarke
1730-1750 Cancelled
1750-1815 Cancelled

Sunday 13 August 2017 - MAIN CONFERENCE
0715-0815 Oxford Women's Health Breakfast Session
"Controversies in Gynaecology"
Dr John Short, Dr Ben Sharp, Dr Richard Dover, Dr Olivia Smart

  MAIN SESSION
Session Chair: Bruce Arroll
or Concurrent Session (55mins, 8:30am-9:25am repeated at 9:35am)
0830-0855 Preparing The Traveller Who is Visiting Friends and Relations
Joan Ingram
Workshop 139 - Implementing Practice Portals
Sanjeewa Samaraweera
Workshop 140 - Paediatric Ophthalmology
Casey Ung
Workshop 141 - Going Global - Your Guide to Offshore Investing
Lance Dawber-Ashley
Workshop 142 - Interpreting Gynae Ultrasounds
Sherif Tawfeek, Rachel Belsham
0855-0920 Risks v Benefits for Supplements
Jeni Pearce
Workshop 143 - Practice in Spirometry Interpretation
Lutz Beckert, Maureen Swanney
Workshop 144 - A Forensic Analysis of Injuries
Jack Drummond
Workshop 145 - Non Invasive Coronary Assessment
Ross Keenan, Clare Stevens
Workshop 146 - Issues Buying Into a Practice
Leicester Gouwland
0920-0945 New Horizons in Orthopaedics
Gary Hooper
Workshops 149-156 - above workshops repeated from 9:35am-10:30am
Workshop 149 - Implementing Practice Portals
Workshop 150 - Paediatric Ophthalmology
Workshop 151 - Going Global - Your Guide to Offshore Investing
Workshop 152 - Interpreting Gynae Ultrasounds
Workshop 153 - Practice in Spirometry Interpretation
Workshop 154 - A Forensic Analysis of Injuries
Workshop 155 - Non Invasive Coronary Assessment
Workshop 156 - Issues Buying Into a Practice
0945-1010 Emerging Viral Infections
Speaker to be confirmed
1010-1030 Questions and Discussion
Joan Ingram
Jeni Pearce
Gary Hooper

1030

Industry Prize Announcements
1030-1100 Morning Tea
Session Chair: Peter Chapman-Smith
1100-1125

Aging Ain't So Bad
David Spriggs

1125-1150

The Path to Inclusion
Anne Hawker

1150-1215

Update on the MSD Social Investment in Healthcare; Prototypes of the Future
Des Gorman

1215-1240 Keeping Up to Date Should Bring in the Crowds and Discussion
Bruce Arroll
1240-1300 Questions and Discussion
David Spriggs
Anne Hawker
Des Gorman
Bruce Arroll

1300

Conference Closes
"South GP CME 2017” - has been endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and has been approved for up to 28.5 credits CME for the General Practice Educational Programme (GPEP) Years 2 and 3 and Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS) purposes.