Conference Program

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The RDAQ 2019 program runs from Thursday to Saturday night, plus an additional two days of pre-conference workshops.

Sessions will include:

  • Clinical updates and new skills sessions
  • Topical presentations
  • Discussion forums
  • Policy presentations
  • Medico-political forum


Session Change: Concurrent 5 – A pragmatic approach to self-care for rural doctors – a skills-oriented tool-box

This workshop will provide practical tools and useful strategies for doctors seeking ways to integrate their self-care into their busy lives. It provides a safe space for a robust conversation about self-care – a central tenet of our professionalism.


Pre-Conference Workshops
Wednesday 5 June 2019
RDAQ pre conference workshop 1:
Introduction to Point of Care, ultrasound active learning module (ALM)
Sponsored by RACGP
Find out moreDelegates & non-delegate RACGP members  $770
Thursday 6 June 2019
RDAQ pre conference workshop 2:
Doctors in Training Rural Clinical Skills Workshop
Provided by RDAQ
Find out moreStudent, interns and registrars  $90
Thursday 6 June 2019
RDAQ pre conference workshop 3:
Dentistry workshop for medical practitioners
Sponsored by James Cook University
Find out moreDelegate   $770
JCU GP Supervisor (subject to confirmation from JCU, limited spots available)  $0
Thursday 6 June 2019
Health Workforce Queensland Pre-Conference workshop:
Obstetrics workshop
To register for this workshop email
Provided by Health Workforce Queensland
Find out moreWorkshop registration  $835


Affiliated  meetings and workshops

Sunday, 9th June 2019 Hepatitis B s100 Prescriber Course
Provided by ASHMVenue: Pullman Cairns International
Time: 9am to 5pm
Cost: FREE. Lunch and refreshments provided
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Sunday, 9th June 2019: Infections in Rural and Remote Queensland: High-Impact Learning
Provided by Queensland Statewide Antimicrobial Stewardship ProgramVenue: Pullman Cairns International
Time: 8am to 4pm
Cost: $150
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