GP Symposium 2019 - The New Era in Cancer Care

This full day event has been carefully designed to provide you with relevant, up-to-date information that can be easily adapted to your everyday practice. We aim to deliver learning objectives that meet the needs of the GP, designed from direct feedback and learnings from previously held Cabrini GP events.

SATURDAY, 17 AUGUST 2019
8.30 am - 5.00 pm

KOOYONG LAWN TENNIS CLUB
489 GLENFERRIE ROAD, KOOYONG, VIC

PRICE: $99.00 (includes GST)                                      
Food and drink included

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For enquiries, please email: gpconnect@cabrini.com.au

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW


SESSION 1

  • Consumer Experience – Testicular Cancer
  • Case Study and Panel Discussion - Complex Cancer Pain

SESSION 2

Diagnosis and Symptom management

  • Treatment of SCC’s and Melanoma - Skin Cancer
  • Case Study

Indications, use and pitfalls of Immunotherapy?

  • How to manage side effects in the GP setting? When to be concerned…
  • Case Study

Advanced Radiation therapy techniques

  • Focus on skin and prostate cancers
  • Case Study

SESSION 3

Blood Cancer

  • Diagnosing and management of blood cancers
  • Case Study

Colorectal Cancer

  • Changes in how colorectal cancer is treated
  • Investigation, diagnosis and treatment of Colorectal cancer
  • Case Study

Upper GI – Pancreatic Cancer

  • Pancreatic cysts, malignant potential and when should I be worried
  • Case Study

Panel Discussion - Voluntary Assisted Dying – VAD


Lunch


SESSION 4

Panel Discussion

Exercise and Nutrition in Cancer

  • Interactive App – pre-questions about amount of exercise and nutrition against guidelines.
  • Post questionnaire following panel discussion and shared results
  • The consumer perspective on nutrition and exercise when diagnosed with cancer
  • What programs are available for patients?

Breast Cancer

  • Diagnostic – when and what to refer?
  • Latest screening guidelines
  • Oncoplastic techniques
  • Changes in surgical treatment
  • Case Study

Brain Cancer

  • Your patient has a new brain tumour on MRI / CT – what next?
  • How to manage patients with neurological complications from cancer and cancer therapy?

 Prostate Cancer

  • Latest research
  • Diagnostic & screening for prostate cancer


Afternoon Tea


SESSION 5

  • How a cancer diagnosis impacts relationships?
  • The impact a cancer diagnosis and treatment have on sexual dysfunction, intimacy, body image and relationship

We thank our sponsors

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