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ACRRM and RDAA COVID-19 Rural and Remote Response webinar

May 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020

Run by both ACRRM and RDAA, the popular COVID-19 Rural and Remote Response webinar series addresses topics requested by Rural Generalists throughout Australia and is presented by on-the-ground experts every Tuesday at 8pm. 

Visit ACRRM to register for upcoming webinars and access recording of previous webinars:

2 June – Living with COVID and Beyond. Facilitated by Dr Norman Swan. Joining us on the panel are: ACRRM President Dr Ewen McPhee, RDAA President Dr John Hall, Fiona Wake Chair CRANAPlus and AMA President Dr Tony Bartone. More to be announced soon.. watch this space.

26 May – Disaster Planning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

19 May – COVID-19 and Mental Health with Ms Christine Morgan, CEO/Commissioner from the National Mental Health Commission. Further speakers will be announced shortly.

12 May – ‘Palliative Care during COVID-19: What’s different?’ with Dr Michael Chapman, (Director Palliative Care, Canberra Hospital), Dr David Saner (Palliative Medicine Specialist), Dr Sascha Saharov (Rural Generalist and Palliative Care Registrar) and Karen McKellar (Palliative Care Nurse).

5 May – COVID workforce planning. On the panel: NSW Rural Doctors Network CEO Richard Colbran, RFDS CEO Frank Quinlan, Tas DHHS Dr George Cerchez, DoH First Assistant Secretary Workforce Fay Holden, lead by RDAA President Dr John Hall. 

28 April – The Care of the COVID-19 patient. Panellists Dr Ewen McPhee, Dr Adele van der Merwe, Dr Michelle Hannan and Dr Cameron Nott discuss a mock case , and share their experience of preparing for and treating COVID-19 patients. Please enter the password 0K&.6v4* to play the recording.

21 April – Join the National Rural Health Commissioner Prof Paul Worley to explore the need for collaborative networks across our regions to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

14 April – Join The Hon Mark Coulton MP, Minister for Regional Health, Regional Communications and Local Government in this interactive webinar to answer your questions on the latest developments on COVID-19. 

7 April – Join ACRRM President Dr Ewen McPhee, RDAA President Dr John Hall and multi-award-winning producer and broadcaster, Dr Norman Swan in an interactive webinar to discuss all things COVID-19.