(select General Practice Prostate Cancer Satellite Dinner)
General Practitioners – Prostate Cancer in 2018
Presented by Australian Prostate Centre in conjunction with the 19th Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference. Join us for an informative evening where we gather a team of prostate cancer experts to provide you with the most up to date information on PSA testing in 218, prostate biopsy options and MRI, radiation therapy and androgen deprivation therapy. At the end of the session you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions from our panel of experts.
This program is suitable for all General Practitioners regardless of their experience or where they practice.
Date Thursday 23 August 2018
Time 1800 – 2030
Location Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre – Grey Street Entrance – Plaza Level
Inclusions 2 Course meal and beverages
CDP Delegates can claim RACGP QI and CPD Category 2 points (total 4 points) by self reporting to RACGP
|1800-1830||Registration||Registration and Opportunity to wander the trade exhibition with over 20 companies displaying the latest in treatment of Prostate Cancer.|
|1830||Welcome – Dr Jane Crowe & Dr Peter Swindle|
|1835||Dr Peter Heathcote – Urologist
Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane
|From controversy to consensus – The development of national Australian guidelines for PSA testing|
|1900||A/Prof Paul Vasey – Medical Oncologist
ICON Cancer Care & Wesley Hospital, Brisbane
|ADT + GP
Cancer Survivorship Education.
Many GPs have patient(s) on ADT Rx for prostate cancer.
Find out the side effects and monitoring requirements for these men.
|1925||Dr Peter Swindle – Urologist
Mater Hospital, Brisbane
|Transrectal versus Transperineal Prostate Biopsy + Prostate MRI:
Which one when?
An update about the biopsy techniques, why one technique might be used over another. What is the place of MRI prostate pre and post prostate cancer diagnosis?
Who and When to biopsy – MRI guided, Transperineal guided, Transrectal guided
|Dr Tanya Holt – Radiation Oncologist
Mater Hospital, Brisbane
|Radiotherapy and Prostate Cancer – Everything GPs need to know about Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer|
|2015||Dr Jane Crowe, Dr Peter Swindle, Dr Peter Heathcote, Dr Tanya Holt||Question and Answer with the Speakers
Ask away! Your chance to ask (any) questions about prostate cancer to the panel of presenters
Cost Complimentary to General Practitioners however you must confirm your place by registering at www.prostatecancerconfernence.com.au A confirmation will be provided by registering and a final attendance email with further details will be forwarded 2 weeks prior to the event.
*Program subject to change
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