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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Resouces

NT RHD Education Workshop: Registration now open

RHDAustralia invites NT health professionals to the Acute Rheumatic Fever & Rheumatic Heart Disease Education Workshop

When: 20 & 21 October 2016 

Venue: Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin

Register HERE

In conjunction with NT Cardiac Services, Heart Foundation NT and the NT RHD Control Program, RHDAustralia will host a two-day RHD Education Workshop focusing on the prevention, control and management of acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) in Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

This seminar is for health professionals, students and people who work in Indigenous communities.

The presentations will provide insights from a patient, clinical and scientific research perspective.

RHDAustralia will provide attendants with a certificate for 16 AHPRA Continuing Professional Development points.

The event times are as follows:

Thursday 20th October 8:00am - 4:30pm

Friday 21st Ocotober 8:00am - 4:30pm

This event will be fully catered.

Registration cost: $140.00 for 2 day event. Payment for individual days is not possible.

The workshop will cover:

  • Clinical best practice
  • Case studies in rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease prevention, management and treatment
  • Advances in technology and research
  • Patient perspectives on living with rheumatic heart disease

CPD/CME points will be available.