The National Association of Diabetes Centres (NADC) in partnership with the Primary Care Diabetes Society of Australia (PCDSA) is pleased to invite you to a series of lunchtime webinars for healthcare professionals.
A range of topics and speakers is available to all healthcare professionals live and FREE, fortnightly on Thursdays from 12.30 to 1:15 pm through to December 2021.
Save the space in your diary now and ensure you let your healthcare colleagues know that these are FREE to join and certificates will be available as evidence of CPD.
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When: 04 March 2021
Time: Thursday 12:30PM AEDT
Speaker: Dr Ralph Audehm, Ivan Chan and Tony Seymour
Topic: Diabetes Complications: Managing the -ologists to bring the care back to a personal experience. Tony with type 1 diabetes and reduced vision will join us to share his insights and experiences around living with diabetes with complications
When: 18 March 2021
Time: Thursday 12:30PM AEDT
Speaker: Dr Ralph Audehm and Dr Rajna Ogrin
Topic: Foot Complications – FootForward and the role of primary care
Dr Ralph Audehm is a general practitioner with over 25 years of experience.
He graduated from The University of Melbourne in 1984 and obtained a Diploma from the Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 1987. He gained a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research in 2005. In 2004 he was made an Honorary Research Fellow and in 2015 a Clinical Associate Professor of The University of Melbourne.
He has a long-standing interest in the management of diabetes in general practice and has instigated and supported many initiatives to improve health outcomes systematically for people with diabetes in Melbourne’s north-west. Ralph has been a member of numerous boards, expert panels and working parties. He believes that primary health care is central in the effective management of chronic illnesses, such as diabetes, and that primary care is best coordinated via general practice.
Ivan Chan works at EACH, a community health service based in Ferntree Gully in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, as a community dietitian where he had been for the past 15 years. He frequently involves his allied health professional colleagues to provide a multi-disciplinary and holistic approach to help people living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, including their family members, to manage diabetes and enjoy life well.
Ivan also has been with Diabetes Victoria for the past 11 years.
He is a DAFNE-trained dietitian who runs carbohydrate counting workshops for people with type 1 diabetes as well as various diabetes education sessions for health professionals. Whether at work or at play, Ivan enjoys sharing his passion for coffee and chocolate with colleagues, clients and friends alike.
Tony Seymour with type 1 diabetes and reduced vision will join us to share his insights and experiences around living with diabetes with complications.