Seminar in Emergency Medicine — 2 day seminar
2 day seminar: 29-30 April 2017
This seminar is designed to cater for pharmacists interested in emergency medicine, who are setting up a service or are emergency pharmacists early in their career.
A range of topics will be covered, including sessions introducing pharmacists to the ED environment, with a focus on helping set up and develop an emergency medicine service. Other sessions will discuss key emergency medicine topics such as resuscitation and advanced life support, toxicology, ambulance services and pre-hospital care, acute pain control and quality use of medicines and information resources in the emergency department.
Case based discussions and small group activities will also be used to explore a range of commonly encountered emergency medicine scenarios, such as anaphylaxis, arrhythmias, behavioural disturbances, sepsis, seizures and trauma.
Member early bird: $600
Non member early bird: $750
The early bird rate has been extended to 27th March after this date the below prices apply.
Non member: $975
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* Please note when you have completed your registration you will receive a tax invoice and a separate confirmation email. If you do not receive these within 4 hours, you have not completed your registration. Your space is not guaranteed until registration is complete. Please contact the secretariat by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leonie Abbott, B.Pharm(Hons) Grad.Certif.Pharm Pract MPH, Senior Pharmacist, Emergency Department, Barwon Health, Vic
Elizabeth Currey, B. Pharm PG Dip ClinPharm, Senior Pharmacist, Team Leader for Emergency Department, Medical Assessment and Planning Unit and Day Surgery and Therapy Unit Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, QLD
Andrew Harding Senior Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine, Austin Health, Melbourne
Dr Peter Hayball, BPharm BSc(Hons) PhD AACPA, South Australia Ambulance Service & SA Pharmacy Pricipal Pharmacist, SA
Mrs Dona Lawrence, B. Pharm (Hons), Msc Clin. Pharm, BCPS, Emergency Medicines Pharmacist, Manly Hospital, NSW
Cristina Roman, B.Pharm, MSHP, Senior Clinical Pharmacist, Alfred Emergency and Trauma Centre, Melbourne, Vic
Dr Simone Taylor, PharmD (BPharm), Grad Cert Clinical Research Methods, Senior Pharmacist - Emergency Medicine and Research, Austin Health, Vic
Alicia Thomas, B. Pharm, CGP, Senior Pharmacist, Emergency Department, Flinders Medical Centre SA
Susan Welch, B.Pharm, CertPharmPract (Lond), EM pharmacist St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, NSW
This CPD event has been accredited for 7 hours of Group-1 and 4 hours of Group 2 CPD (a total of 15 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan. The accreditation number is S2017/27
The program addresses pharmacist competency standards, including:
Standard 1.1 Practice legally
Standard 1.4 Manage quality and safety
Standard 2.3 Collaborate with members of the health care team
Standard 2.6 Plan and manage professional contribution
Standard 4.2 Consider the appropriateness of prescribed medicines
Standard 7.1 Contribute to therapeutic decision-making
Standard 7.2 Provide ongoing medication management
Standard 7.3 Influence patterns of medicine use
Standard 8.1 Retrieve, analyse and synthesise information
Standard 8.2 Engage in health, medicines or pharmacy practice research
National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2010