Cardiac education day for Aboriginal health workers
The purpose of this one-day workshop is to increase participants' knowledge about cardiovascular disease and other cardiac conditions, including tests and operations/procedures that patients may undergo. The workshop is specifically for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Practice Nurses, Health Workers and Liaison Officers.
It will cover:
- anatomy and physiology of the heart
- angiography and heart surgery
- risk factors
- rheumatic heart disease
- heart failure
- cardiac medications
Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm (registration from 7.30am)
Venue: Bryan Emmerson Seminar Room (4th floor, blue lifts), Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland
Registration closes: 1st March 2016.
Video conferencing is available for those who can't attend in person. Choose a 'video conference
ticket' when registering or register as a group for video conference for 2 or more tickets.
This workshop is fully catered.
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