Conference Program

RDAQ 2020 Conference Program

The RDAQ 2020 program runs from Thursday to Saturday night, plus an additional one day of pre-conference workshops.

Sessions will include:

  • Clinical updates and new skills sessions
  • Topical presentations
  • Discussion forums
  • Policy presentations
  • Medico-political forum
Pre-Conference Workshops: Thursday 4 June
Thursday 4 June 2020
RDAQ pre-conference workshop 1:
Mental health disorders training
This workshop will address skills required for
effective treatment of mental health in rural and
remote settings and will focus on assessment,
planning and review. View Full Program
Sponsored by ACRRM
Delegates & ACRRM Members $700
Non-delegate   $890Accreditation:

  • ACRRM: 20 Educational activity hours
  • GPMHSC: able to access Medicare items 2715 & 2717

Thursday 4 June 2020
RDAQ pre-conference workshop 2:
Doctors in Training Rural Clinical Skills
This interactive workshop offers parallel workstations
catering for doctors in training (students, interns & registrars).
Provided by RDAQ
Students, Interns and Registrars  $90
Thursday 4 June 2020
RDAQ pre conference workshop 3:
Ultrasound in soft tissue assessment
This hands on workshop will provide an overview of
soft tissue ultrasound and musculoskeletal pattern
recognition, including common pathologies, artefacts and the avoidance of common inaccuracies encountered in practice. View Full Program
Sponsored by Australian Institute of Ultrasound
Delegate $820
Non-Delegate  $990Accreditation:

  • ACRRM: 8 Educational activity hours + Rural Procedural Grant (Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics , Surgery & Anaesthetics )

  • RACGP: 40 Accredited Activity points + Rural Procedural Grant (Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics , Surgery & Anaesthetics )

You can view the Full program, and social events for RDAQ 2020

 

Affiliated Events
 Wednesday, 3 June 2020
Pre-Hospital & Retrieval Medicine course (PHaRM)

Provided by ACRRM

Multi-dynamic, hands on simulation-based day that will provide training and a refresher in first response scenarios for rural doctors. View Program

Find out more here

REGISTRATIONS:

https://www.acrrm.org.au/search/find-college-event/details?ID=17657

VENUE: Broadbeach Cats Sports Club, 23 Dunlop Ct, Mermaid Waters

Statewide Rural and Remote Clinical Network Forum

Provided by Department of Health

To coincide with the RDAQ 31st Annual Conference, the Statewide Rural and Remote Clinical Network Forum is scheduled for Wednesday 3 June 2020 at the RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast. Further information to follow. REGISTRATIONS:

Open soon

For further details, please contact Rural_Network@health.qld.gov.au

VENUE: RACV Royal Pines Resort, Ross Street, Benowa

Hot Topics for Supervisors

Provided by JCU & GPTQ

The Hot Topics GP Update course is a highly motivating one day evidence update, created by GPs for GPs and proudly free from pharmaceutical sponsorship.

Hot Topics for Supervisors is the Hot Topics course combined with activities for registrar teaching.

The course includes a selection of Hot Topics from the standard Hot Topics program augmented with interactive supervisor skills sessions.  Supervisor teaching activities and tools will be presented and participants will use the Hot Topics evidence updates to apply these in practice.

View workshop program

REGISTRATIONS:

Now Open – Click HERE to register

VENUE: RACV Royal Pines Resort, Ross Street, Benowa