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mlcoa QLD Update

August Update:

Welcome to our latest Bulletin and thank you for joining us.

Please find enclosed our upcoming educational events in Brisbane and Regional QLD for your perusal. If you are free we would love to see you!

 

Educational Events:

How to Ensure Independency in an IME – Cairns

You are invited to hear Dr Jason Beer, Orthopaedic Surgeon discussing how to ensure Independency in an IME.

Dr Beer will present on how to objectively assess a patient, how to calculate a WPI and other elements of an IME. Dr Beer will also bring case examples of how two different specialists’ reports can differ, how these differences can occur and how to deal with them.

Presenter: Dr Jason Beer, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Where: Salt House Cairns, Marina Point, 6/2 Pier Point Road, Cairns  QLD

When: Thursday, 30th August 2018

Cost: On Us!

Time: 8:15am arrival for an 8:30am start. Session to conclude at 10:00am.

RSVP: To register for this event, please complete your details via the link below. If you are having trouble accessing the link, please complete the below registration form. For further information please call Vanessa or Fernanda on (07) 3839 1999.

Register here

Registration form

 

Post-Traumatic Epilepsy – Brisbane

You are invited to come and listen to Dr Du Plessis discuss “Post-Traumatic Epilepsy”. Brain injuries can be complicated by the development of a number of secondary complications, these include neurophysical, neuropsychological/cognitive and neuropsychiatric pathologies. One of the relevant conditions in terms of neurophysical abnormalities is the development of Post-Traumatic Seizures (PTS) and Post-traumatic Epilepsy (PTE).

Reviewing of this topic reveals that Post-Traumatic Epilepsy, although an important complication of Traumatic Brain Injury does not have a poor prognosis and return to work is possible in most cases.

Presenter: Dr Vic du Plessis, Neurologist and Rehab Physician

Where: Ovolo Inchcolm, 73 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill  QLD

When: Wednesday, 5th September 2018

Cost: On Us!

Time: 8:15am arrival for an 8:30am start. Session to conclude at 10:00am.

RSVP: To register for this event, please complete your details via the link below. If you are having trouble accessing the link, please complete the below registration form. For further information please call Vanessa or Fernanda on (07) 3839 1999.

Register here

Registration form

 

 

Obesity and the Workplace: An Exploration of this Dynamic Environment – Townsville

We heard your feedback and we are happy to invite you to listen to Dr Marcus Navin discussing one of the most requested topics of late – Obesity.

Obesity in Australia is one of the biggest public health challenges facing the population. More than half of the adult population has a body weight that poses serious health risks. What does that means to the workplace? Let’s do an exploration of this dynamic environment.

Presenter: Dr Marcus Navin, Occupational Physician

Where: The Ville Resort, Sir Leslie Dr, Townsville  QLD

When: Thursday, 27th September 2018

Cost: On Us!

Time: 8:15am arrival for an 8:30am start. Session to conclude at 10:00am.

RSVP: To register for this event, please complete your details via the link below. If you are having trouble accessing the link, please complete the below registration form. For further information please call Vanessa or Fernanda on (07) 3839 1999.

Register here

Registration form

 

 

If you have any queries regarding the above events, please contact Vanessa or Fernanda on (07) 3839 1999 or email eventsqld@mlcoa.com.au.

 

Regards,

 

The mlcoa Team