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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Australia

Cairns Two Day Rheumatic Heart Disease Workshop

Thursday, April 30, 2020 to Friday, May 1, 2020
Double Tree Hilton Lakefield Room 121-123 Esplanade Cairns, QLD 4870 Australia

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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