Event details:

Title: Bowel Cancer Screening, Iron Deficiency & Other Common Endoscopy Referrals
Presenter: Dr Elliot Freeman, Gastroenterologist
Date: Thursday 14 March, 2024
Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm
Where: Zoom Webinar- dial in from your PC/laptop/mobile phone/tablet
Program: Presentation with Q&A

Session Overview

This GP education webinar is hosted by Epworth Freemasons.

Colorectal cancer is the third most common type of newly diagnosed cancer in Australia and 99% of cases can be treated successfully if found early. It is therefore important to be familiar with the current screening guidelines. Additionally, iron deficiency is a common presentation in primary care. This talk will summarise the key points in managing this condition and identifying patients who require endoscopic investigation.

The presentation will include the opportunity for panel Q&A.

Learning Outcomes

  • Outline the current Australian guidelines for colorectal cancer screening including for previous polyps and strong family history
  • Discuss the management of iron deficiency and Identify patients requiring endoscopic investigation
  • Review other common indications for open/direct access endoscopy

RACGP

  • 1 CPD Activity point (Educational Activity)

Event Registration

To register, please provide the following details and a Zoom webinar link will be sent to your email. (if you do not receive a link to your inbox, we suggest checking your Spam and Junk folders).

  • First name and surname
  • RACGP or ACRRM number
  • Practice name
  • Practice suburb and postcode

Please direct your enquiries to [email protected]

Download the event flyer for complete information.