Shoulder Complaints: Diagnosis and Management GP Seminar Invitation

GP Seminar Invitation
Shoulder Complaints:
Diagnosis and Management
4 Category 2 QI&CPD points.
Wednesday 29th October 2014, 6.30pm - 9.15pm
Canberra Business & Events Centre, Regatta Point,
Commonwealth Park, Acton
The I-MED Network GP Education Seminar Series aims to assist in improved
patient outcomes by providing GPs with relevant, current and evidence based
medical imaging education and information.
This seminar is the third in the series and will include discussion of two to three
interesting case studies with recommendations from a multi-disciplinary panel
including an Orthopaedic Surgeon, Radiologist and Physiotherapist.
Orthopaedic Surgeon:
Dr Iain
Dr Iain Stewart is
NCDI’s Clinical Director and has
been with the Practice since
1995. Iain trained in general
medicine at Riyadh and Al Kharj
Military Hospital, Saudi Arabia.
Following this he trained in
radiology and nuclear medicine
at the Chinese University of
Hong Kong, during which time
he had a 3 month attachment at
the Royal Children’s Hospital,
Melbourne. Iain’s professional
interests are nuclear medicine,
MRI, CT, ultrasound and multimodality imaging integration.
Dr Sindy
Dr Vrancic gained
her undergraduate
degree in Medicine and Surgery
from Flinders University, South
Australia in 1995. She has
since completed a Masters
Degree in Sports Medicine and
gained admission to the Royal
Australian College of Surgeons Orthopaedic Surgery in January
2008. Sindy has completed
a Fellowship in Upper Limb
surgery, and has been working
in Canberra as an Upper Limb
Surgeon since 2009. She also
provides specialist orthopaedic
trauma services at The
Canberra Hospital
GP Moderator: Dr Gerard Cleary
Registration and dinner
Special Guest Speaker - Martin Fisk (CEO Menslink)
Case Study Presentations
Close & Coffee/Desserts
Learning Objectives:
• To identify the most appropriate investigations to assist GPs in the accurate
diagnosis and management of common presentations of shoulder concerns
• To discuss the role of imaging including the most appropriate modality and
application of MRI in diagnosis of shoulder concerns
• To improve patient safety and clinical outcomes by identifying the most
appropriate imaging modality
This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program.
Total 4 Category 2 points. Activity Number – 12238
Special Guest Speaker:
Liz Abbott
Martin Fisk
Bachelor of
Applied Science
CEO Menslink
Liz is a Director of Woden
Integrated Physiotherapy.
Liz has special interests in
ballet, dance, callisthenics and
gym injuries. She works with
runners and orienteers. She
is a member of the Australian
Physiotherapy Association and
Sports Medicine Australia. Liz
works mostly with orthopaedic
and musculoskeletal injuries,
but also with post-op shoulder
surgery, gluteal tendinopathy
(hip bursitis) and tendon repairs
as well as other post-surgical
Martin is the Chief
Executive of
Menslink, having joined in March
2011 after a twenty-five year
career in both the private and
public sectors, including nearly
ten years running his own
business in Sydney and a few
years as a senior Federal Public
Servant here in Canberra. Since
joining Menslink, he has
expanded the reach of both the
mentoring and counselling
programs which now provide
free services to more young
men across Canberra than ever
By phone: Jerome Boland 0437 141 748
By email: [email protected]
(please include full name, practice address, phone number, dietary requirements)
By fax: (02) 6281 4261
RSVP: 22nd October 2014
(please complete details below and fax back)
If you are unable to attend please email [email protected] to request
seminar content which will be sent to you post event.
Please provide all details below
Given Name:
Last Name:
Jerome Boland 0437 141 748
Provider No.
Practice Name:
For more information about NCDI:
Practice Address:
Email Address:
If you would like an SMS reminder on the morning of this meeting please provide your
mobile number
Please send relevant educational and clinic information to my email address
Dietary Requirements
Suites 1 & 2, Corinna Chambers,
36-38 Corinna Street, Woden 2606
Tel: 6214 2222 Fax: 6281 4261
Suite 10A, Homeworld Centre,
Anketell Street, Tuggeranong 2900
Tel: 6293 2922 Fax: 6293 1212
Geils Court
Canberra Specialist Centre,
Suites A2 & B2,
161 Strickland Crescent, Deakin 2600
Tel: 6124 1900 Fax: 6124 1950
39 Geils Court, Deakin 2600
Tel: 6122 7878 Fax: 6122 7877
For more information about
I-MED Radiology Network: