GP Extend currently provides continuing professional education for GP Supervisors and Practice Managers involved in the delivery of the Australian General Practice Training (AGPT) program and the wider community.
From January 2017, GP Extend will also include delivery of Educational Services for the Country SA PHN program to deliver professional development for rural general practitioners and other primary care professional across regional South Australia. This professional development will be delivered through face-to-face regional workshops, where rural GPs and primary health care professionals can extend their knowledge and skills working together to facilitate more positive patient outcomes.
Upcoming GP Extend events
Cervical Screening Update
31 May – Rural Clinical School, Port Lincoln
Registration is essential before 24 May.
28 June – Summit Health Centre, Mount Barker
Registration is essential before 21 June.
11 July – John Pirie Motor Inn, Port Pirie
Assessing and managing mental health in rural General Practice
19 July – Rural Clinical School, Port Lincoln
31 July – Highway Restaurant, Kadina SA
16 August – The Barn, Mount Gambier SA
13 September – Standpipe Golf Motor Inn, Port Augusta SA
14 September – Crystal Brook Hospital, Crystal Brook SA
For more information about the GP Extend program or discussion about your regional professional development needs, please contact Lesley Webber, Program Manager – Continuing and Professional Development, via email or phone (08) 8490 0400.
GPEx gratefully acknowledges the financial and other support from Country SA PHN and the Australian Government Department of Health.