Event details:

Title: Colorectal Update


Topic 1: Painful Perianal Conditions
Speaker: Presented by Mr Timothy Chittleborough, Colorectal Surgeon
Summary: There is a wide range of pathology to account for painful anal conditions. This talk will provide an overview of painful anal conditions, outlining management, indication for specialist referral, and red flags for malignancy.

Topic 2: Colorectal Cancer Screening and Diagnosis
Speaker: Presented by Mr Jacob McCormick, Colorectal Surgeon

  • Why this is important
  • Colorectal cancer survival data in Australia
  • What screening involves in Australia
  • Evidence behind screening
  • Who NBCSP (FOBT) screening is appropriate for
  • Which patients are inappropriate for NBCSP (FOBT) screening 

Date: Wednesday 21 September, 2022
Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Where: Webinar via Zoom. Dial in from your PC/laptop/mobile phone/tablet
Program: Presentations with Q&A 

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify differential diagnoses for painful anal conditions
  • Identify red flags for sinister pathology and arrange referral
  • Outline screening methods for colorectal cancer
  • Discuss suitability of patients for NBCSP (FOBT) screening


  • 2 CPD Activity points

Event Registration

To register, please provide the following details and a confirmation ticket will be sent to your email. 

  • First name and surname
  • Email address
  • RACGP number or ACRRM number
  • Practice name
  • Practice suburb and postcode
  • Download the flyer for complete information

Please direct your enquiries to [email protected]

Download the event flyer for complete information.