Healthed Webcast: COVID Update and more

2021tue31aug7:00 pmtue9:00 pmHealthed Webcast: COVID Update and more

Event Details

Topics:

  • COVID Update
    Prof Kristine Macartney
    Paediatrician; Infectious Disease Specialist, Staff Specialist in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead; Director, National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS)
  • Strategies to Mitigate Cognitive Decline and Early Dementia
    A/Prof Michael Woodward AM
    Consultant Geriatrician; Head, Aged Care and Memory Clinic, Austin Health
  • The New Zoster Vaccine – More Effective Conversations & Practice Systems
    Dr Lisa Beecham
    GP; Member of Immunisation Committee for Gold Coast Primary Health Network
  • Human Milk Oligosaccharides in Infant Formula – Practical Implications of this New Development
    A/Prof Avi Lemberg
    Paediatric Gastroenterologist; Head, Paediatric Gastroenterology, The Sydney Children’s Hospital; Director, Children’s Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinic, The Sydney Children’s Hospital

Participants receive:

  • RACGP: 4 CPD activity points approved
  • ACRRM: 2 hours under the Educational Activities Category applied for
  • Pharmacists: This activity has been accredited (Accreditation Number: A2108HED3) for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan which can be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of relevant assessment activities. Learning Objectives:
    1. Describe features of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and early Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)
    2. List lifestyle interventions and pharmacological interventions for preventing the progression of MCI, as well as progression to dementia
    3. Describe the pathophysiology of shingles
    4. List features of the new shingles vaccine, Shingrix
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Opportunity to receive FREE product samples and product information

Time

(Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST

Location

Online