GP EDUCATION EVENING – Mr Frank Chen

Event Date: December 10, 2019 6:30pm
Venue: Maryvale Private Hospital, 286 Maryvale Road, Morwell. Education room
Speaker: Mr Frank Chen - Colorectal Surgeon
Time Table: 6pm registration & drinks, dinner 6:30pm, presentation at 7pm

Topic:

Cancer Update

Learning Objectives:

Current epidemiology
• Why colorectal cancer is increasing
• Risk factors and what we can do to reduce our risk
Screening
• Current guidelines
• How we stratify risks
Diagnosis & treatment
• Access to high quality rapid colonoscopy
• A positive FOBT what does it mean?
• Staging
• Treatment
• Combined modality
• Open, laparoscopy, robot? Is there an answer?

Cost:

Free event - please complete the Attendance Form below by Dec. 3.

Enquiries to:

Sue Denny - GP Liaison Officer
Email: gpliaison@maryvaleph.com.au
Phone: 04 3892 5660

Attendance Form:

PDF: Mr Frank Chen GP Education Session