ACRRM and RDAA COVID-19 Rural and Remote Response webinar series recordings

2021ACRRM and RDAA COVID-19 Rural and Remote Response webinar series recordings

Event Details

Run by both ACRRM and RDAA, the popular COVID-19 Rural and Remote Response webinar series addresses topics requested by Rural Generalists throughout Australia and is presented by on-the-ground experts every Tuesday at 8pm. Register for upcoming webinars  here or view recordings from previous webinars in the series below.

Previous webinars:

  • Disaster Planning during COVID-19 – Tues 26 May 2020
    Dr Adam Coltzau will host a panel including Professor Brendan Murphy (Chief Medical Officer), Shane Fitzsimmons (Commissioner of Resilience NSW and Deputy Secretary Emergency Management) and Dr Kate Manderson (Rural GP who was involved in the disaster response for her community during the NSW Summer bushfires).
  • COVID-19 and Mental Health – Tues 19 May 2020
    On the panel – Ms Christine Morgan, Chief Executive Officer/Commissioner from the National Mental Health Commission, Dr Sarah Chalmers, FACRRM and ACRRM Board member, and Mr Andrew Harvey, Chief Executive Officer of Western NSW PHN. Facilitated by FACRRM and specialist in Mental Health, Associate Professor Louise Stone.
  • Palliative Care during COVID-19: What’s different? – Tues 12 May 2020
    On the panel: Dr Michael Chapman, (Director Palliative Care, Canberra Hospital), Dr David Saner (Palliative Medicine Specialist), Dr Sascha Saharov (Rural Generalist and Palliative Care Registrar) and Karen McKellar (Palliative Care Nurse).
  • COVID-19 workforce planning – Tues 5 May 2020 
    On the panel: NSW Rural Doctors Network CEO Richard Colbran, RFDS CEO Frank Quinlan, Tas DHHS Dr George Cerchez, DoH First Assistant Secretary Workforce Fay Holden, lead by RDAA President Dr John Hall.
  • Caring for the COVID-19 patient – Tues 28 April 2020 
    Dr Ewen McPhee, Dr Adele van der Merwe, Dr Michelle Hannan and Dr Cameron Nott discuss a mock case, and share their experience of preparing for and treating COVID-19 patients.
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  • Collaborative networks during COVID-19 – Tues 21 April 2020 
    Join the National Rural Health Commissioner Prof Paul Worley to explore the need for collaborative networks across our regions to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Latest developments on COVID-19 – Tues 14 April 2020
    Join The Hon Mark Coulton MP, Minister for Regional Health, Regional Communications and Local Government in this interactive webinar to answer your questions on the latest developments on COVID-19.
  • All the things COVID-19 – Tues 7 April 2020
    Join ACRRM President Dr Ewen McPhee, RDAA President Dr John Hall and multi-award-winning producer and broadcaster, Dr Norman Swan in an interactive webinar to discuss all things COVID-19.


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