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Melbourne Children's GP Paediatric Update 2021

Melbourne Children's GP Paediatric Update 2021

This online update is specifically designed to offer general practitioners and trainees an update on a range of issues at the forefront of paediatric health and wellbeing.

The updates will be delivered online by paediatric experts from the Melbourne Children's Campus on Saturday October 23rd from 8:45am - 1:30pm (AEDT, Melbourne time).

The GPPU is run and co-ordinated by the Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne. 

Recordings will be available for ticket holders.
Program: All times are Melbourne local time (AEDT)
Time Topic Speaker(s)
8:45 - 9:00 Registration and welcome  
9:00 - 9:30 Recent updates in paediatric practice Dr Kate Harding (paediatrician)
9:30 - 10:00 Evidence-based online mental health supports for kids Dr Daniel Peyton (paediatrician)
10:00 - 10:30 Paediatric feeding difficulties Aisling Molamphy (speech pathologist)
10:30-11:00 Morning break  
11:00 - 12:00 Panel discussion - Autism spectrum disorder Sonia Marson (speech pathologist), Caroline Keating (psychologist), Susie Bassingthwaite (OT) and Dr Deb Marks (paediatrician). Facilitator: Dr Cate Rayner (paediatrician)
12:00 - 12:30 Recurrent and chronic abdominal pain Dr Mark Safe (paediatric gastroenterologist)
12:30 - 1:00 Paediatric ophthalmology Dr Anu Mathew (paediatric ophthalmologist)
1:00 - 1:30 The Routine Infant Exam and other infant HealthPathways  Dr Scott Parsons (GP)


General Practitioners                      $80*

Trainees / Allied Health / MCHN  $60*

Medical Student                               $30*

*A $0.50 ticket fee and 2.5% processing fee is in addition to the price of each ticket. 

The ticket will give you entry to the webinar, as well as access to the recordings afterwards.  

Please note the link to access the webinar will be sent to participants 24 hours before the commencement date. 

Purchasing of tickets will close 5pm Wednesday, 20th October 2021.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • The event will be recorded and registered ticket holders will have access to the recordings for 12 months.

  • *A $0.50 ticket fee and 2.5% processing fee is in addition to the price of each ticket. 

  • Cancellation: If you need to discuss cancellation of your attendance, please contact the Organising Committee at no less than 7 days prior to the session.  Please note that only ticket holders will have access to the recordings.

  • To streamline registration and communication, you may only buy tickets for one attendee (i.e. yourself)


Online event access details will be provided by the event organiser

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