About: The 27th Annual Professional Development Program for Community Paediatricians, From The Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne
The 2022 PDP will consist of four sessions over two half days via webinar. Sessions will provide practical information about developmental-behavioural paediatrics from expert colleagues
Session 1: Friday 7 October, 9am-10:30am
Caring for socially and developmentally vulnerable children in partnership with schools
Associate Professor Jill Sewell, Senior Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrician, Centre for Community Child Health RCH
Rebecca Harris, Co-ordinator of Student and Family Wellbeing at Carlton Primary School (Victoria)
Session 2: Friday 7 October, 10:45am-12:30pm
Children in out-of-home care: the role of the community paediatrician
Dr Karen McLean, Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrician, Centre for Community Child Health RCH, and Research Officer, Policy & Equity, MCRI
Session 3: Friday 14 October, 9am-10:30am
High level psychotropic prescribing - pearls of wisdom
Dr Rick Jarman, Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrician, Centre for Community Child Health RCH and Melbourne Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrics.
Session 4: Friday 14 October, 10:45am-12:30pm
Assessing and managing sleep disorders in children with daytime sleepiness and mental health concerns
Dr Kate Simpson, Paediatrician and Sleep Physician Centre for Community Child Health RCH
Intended audience: Community Paediatricians (including advanced paediatric trainees).
Cost: $165 incl GST (both days), $100 incl GST (for one day). A 50% discount for advanced trainees.
CPD Points: 6 CPD hours
Mode of delivery: Virtual
Registration details: via Eventbrite here
Contact: Melissa Hirst, Melissa.Hirst@rch.org.au
Course expiry date: 14 October 2022, recordings available for 12 months for those registered prior to this date.
Refund eligibility: Eligible within a given time period