GP continuing professional development

Also see the praxhub site for the CPD accredited activities and resources such as events recorded by GP Liaison Unit at the Women's for those unable to attend.
Presentations on Women's Health include: 

  • Shared Maternity Care Workshop 2018
  • Maternal Vaccines: Can We Do More?
  • Management of urinary incontinence and prolapse 
  • Cervical screening and Low Risk Endometrial Cancer - Follow up Care
  • The challenges of breast care in the Google age
  • Immunisation and Infection in pregnancy

Updates on screening for ovarian cancer and referral criteria for colposcopy

Tuesday 10th August 2021

The aim of this session is to provide information on recent changes in acceptance criteria for colposcopy and the latest evidence for ovarian cancer screening.

This webinar will discuss:

  • Ovarian cancer screening: Has there been any progress?
  • Updates on referral criteria for colposcopy

Date and Time:  7.00pm - 8.30pm, Tuesday 10th August

Webinar Onine Registration


Associate Prof Orla McNally  

Consultant Gynaecologist Oncologist and Director of Oncology/Dysplasia clinic, Royal Women’s Hospital

Dr David Wrede 

Consultant Gynaecologist and Lead for Dysplasia, Royal Women’s Hospital.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Refer to the latest evidence on screening for ovarian cancer and management of women at risk  
  • Assess and manage of women who have intermediate risk results on their cervical screening test 
  • Identify the changes to the National Cervical Screening Program's Clinical Guidelines pathway for women at intermediate risk 

This session will give 3 RACGP CPD activity points

Newborn Behavioural Observations online workshops

Workshops held through the year

Newborn Behavioural Observations (NBO) training is available for a range of professionals working with families with newborn and very young infants.

Dates: See More information and booking

Women's Alcohol and Drug Service teleECHO sessions

Workshops held through the year

The Women's Alcohol and Drug Service (WADS) offers free statewide professional education and training and secondary consultation for GPs and other health professionals.
Online education sessions using ECHO offer specialist knowledge and support in the management of women using drugs and alcohol during the perinatal period.

To view and register for upcoming sessions visit the Women's Alcohol & drugs education & training webpage. 

More information and booking

Practical Implanon NXT training

Workshops held regularly through the year

The workshops provides the opportunity to gain knowledge and skill necessary to safely insert and remove Implanon NXT through supervised simulated practice. Prerequisite: Completion of Implanon NXT online training.

Dates: various
Venue: Conference Rooms B & C, Ground Floor, 
the Women’s, Cnr Grattan St & Flemington Rd, Parkville. 3052

Dates and further information

Intra-uterine device insertion course for general practitioners

The last course was held in September 2019

The course provides a theoretical and practical guide to intra-uterine contraceptive device insertion. Presented by gynaecologists, it is targeted to general practitioners who wish to insert intra-uterine devices. A thorough and interactive course combining theory and hands-on practical training.

RACGP-QI & CPD Vategory 1 40 points in Women's Health

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