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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Australia

Brisbane Two Day Rheumatic Heart Disease Workshop

Date 
Thursday, July 30, 2020 to Friday, July 31, 2020
Location 
Auditorium, Level 7 Children's Health Queensland Hospital 501 Stanley Street South Brisbane, QLD 4101

The Queensland RHD Register and Control Program are holding a free 2 day Acute Rheumatic Fever (ARF) and Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) workshop.

Learn all about ARF and RHD from leading specialists.

The agenda is still being finalised but topics will include:

  • Overview of ARF and RHD in Queensland – Who is at Risk?
  • Activities of the RHD Register and Control Program, Queensland
  • Management of ARF and RHD in adults and during pregnancy
  • Diagnosis and management of ARF and RHD in children
  • RHD requiring surgery
  • Dental Care and RHD
  • Bicillin injections, reducing pain and increasing uptake
  • Bicillin injection techniques
  • Group A Streptococcus vaccine development and trials
  • Specialist outreach services

Please check back soon for more information.

This workshop is aimed at Doctors, Nurses and allied health professionals.

The workshop is limited to 80 places.

To register for this workshop:

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