This 2 day course covers the latest advances, treatments and management of COPD. Taking an holistic approach, the course is presented by team of experts in COPD and respiratory health, including consulting physicians, respiratory scientists, physiotherapists, psychologists and specialist nurses covering both acute and chronic topics. The Lung Health Promotion Centre @ the Alfred
Delegates may elect to attend the full course (acute and chronic) or attend individual specialist day
Presentations will be delivered by experts in the field of COPD management @ the Alfred and beyond.
Topics covered include:
COPDX treatment plan
Chronic Bronchitis & emphysema differences
Dealing with exacerbations
Role of spirometry
Smoking cessation strategies
Living with chronic illness
Management of end stage lung disease
Palliative care and end of life issues.
$600 - Includes morning tea, lunch and course material.
$400 - Single Day Rate - No further discounts apply (Thursday Acute - Friday Chronic)
Early Bird $550 before 29/3/18. Alfred Staff discounts apply
CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
This activity has been approved for 14 CPD points.
You will be sent a predisposing activity prior to the course which will need to be completed and returned before the program commences. To qualify for 14 points, participants must complete the predisposing and reinforcing activities and the feedback form.
Location & Time
Sessions generally kickoff at 8:45 for 9:00 am start finishing 5pm daily.
AMREP Education Centre
The Alfred, 89 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004
The following companies have provided financial support for the centre and/or specific support for this event and will be participating in the Sponsors’ Exhibition on the day of the event: TBC
Educational material has been developed independently of any sponsors.