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mlcoa QLD Updates

March Update:

Hello and welcome back to our Bulletin for March.

 

Brisbane Education Event - March

*limited places remain

 

"Navigating The Maze Of Depression And Disorder"

You are invited to a presentation by Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Curtis Gray. 

This presentation will look at modern diagnostic concepts of ‘depression’ and how to understand when it is a clinical syndrome as opposed to normal reaction. The range of depression diagnosis will be covered including Major Depressive Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Dysthymic Disorder (Persistent Depressive Disorder) and other depressive entities.

The presentation will also cover further points such as:

  • Why depressive disorders lead to functional impairment
  • Whether such impairments may be circumscribed or pervasive

* Dr Gray welcomes question in advance about the topic, please feel free to email them in and he will include answers to these in the presentation

Presenter: Dr Curtis Gray, Psychiatrist

Where: Christies Conference Centre, 320 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD

When: Thursday, 30th March 2017

Cost: On Us!

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

RSVP: Please complete the registration form below and return it to Vanessa via vanessa.daniel@mlcoa.com.au. For further information please call Vanessa on (07) 3839 1999.

Registration Form

 

 

 

Brisbane Education Event - April

*limited places remain

 

"Cases From The Coal Face"

You are invited to a presentation by Dr James Muir, Consultant Dermatologist.

Dr Muir will be taking us through a series of dermatological cases which will illustrate:

  • Medico-legal issues in the field of workers compensation and medical negligence.
  • Specific cases that highlight some of the common difficulties encountered in assessing clients.

Any medical errors that may impact on you in the future.

Presenter: Dr James Muir, Dermatologist

Where: Christies Conference Centre, 320 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD

When: Wednesday, 12th April 2017

Cost: On Us!

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

RSVP: Please complete the registration form below and return it to Vanessa via vanessa.daniel@mlcoa.com.au. For further information please call Vanessa on (07) 3839 1999.

Registration Form

 

 

"Causation Determinations And Incident Investigations"

You are invited to a presentation by Consultant Occupational Physician Dr Ki Douglas. During the presentation, Dr Ki Douglas will discuss:

  • Incident Investigations;
  • What Information helps Occupational Physicians determine causation; and 
  • How this impacts on the outcome of a claim.

Presenter: Dr Ki Douglas, Occupational Physician

Where: Level 18, 333 Ann Street, Brisbane QLD

When: Wednesday, 19th April 2017

Cost: On Us!

Time: 10:15am arrival for a 10:30am start. Session to conclude at 11:30am.

RSVP: Please complete the registration form below and return it to Vanessa via vanessa.daniel@mlcoa.com.au. For further information please call Vanessa on (07) 3839 1999.

Registration Form

 

 

Brisbane Education Event - May

 

"Quadriplegia And Paraplegia: Signs, Symptoms, Compliations And Rehabilitation"

You are invited to a presentation by Consultant Pain Medicine Specialist and Neurologist Dr Du Plessis. During the presentation, Dr Du Plessis will discuss:

  • The difference in the conditions;
  • The complications that occur;
  • The effect this has on the person’s functional ability and care requirements; and
  • Life expectancy and rehabilitation.

 Dr Du Plessis welcomes question in advance about the topic. Please feel free to email them in and he will include answers to these in the presentation

Presenter: Dr Vic Du Plessis, Pain Medicine Specialist and Neurologist

Where: Christies Conference Centre, 320 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD

When: Wednesday, 17th May 2017

Cost: On Us!

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

RSVP: Please complete the registration form below and return it to Vanessa via vanessa.daniel@mlcoa.com.au. For further information please call Vanessa on (07) 3839 1999.

Registration Form

 

 

Regards,

 

The mlcoa Team