Past Education

2017

HEPATITIS B UPDATE FOR PRIMARY CARE PRACTITIONERS WHO SEE REFUGEE PATIENTS - 2 AUGUST 2017

Presented by Dr. Margaret Kay who has over two decades of clinical experience in delivering refugee health care and is involved in research that focuses on enabling better health access for refugees and enabling providers to deliver quality care to refugees. Watch the webinar online.

Presentation by Dr Margaret Kay

Back to Basics: Refugee Health - May 31, 2017

Watch the Education sessions online by clicking on the links below.

Download the ‘Back to Basics Refugee Health’ Education Event Power Point Presentation

Further Information:

This event was organised by the Refugee Primary Health Care Clinical Advisory Group and funded by Brisbane South PHN, Brisbane North PHN and Mater.

New Queensland Women: Understanding Refugee Women's Health - 22 March, 2017

Watch the Education session online HERE (video 1.56) 

MC –  Dr Rebecca Farley (Mater Refugee Health)
Michelle Steel (Mater Refugee MGP – Clinical Midwife)
Dr Anupinder Kaur (Logan Maternity Service) – case study
Dr Huda Safa (Mater Maternity Service) – Women’s Health
Dr Megan Castner – Women’s Health on Nauru
Hypothetical Case Study with panel discussion

Further Reading:

Hearst AA, Molnar AM. Female genital cutting: an evidence-based approach to clinical management for the primary care physician. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Jun;88(6):618-29.
UNICEF – FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION/CUTTING: A GLOBAL CONCERN
World Health Organisation Information on FGM 

This event was organised by the Refugee Primary Health Care Clinical Advisory Group and funded by Brisbane South PHN, Brisbane North PHN and Mater.

2016

20th October, 2016

Update on Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Disease – 2016 – Dr Raymond Banh and Dr Jacqueline Taylor, Clincial Haematology, Mater Hospital Brisbane

2015

28th October, 2015

Refugee Health Seminar with a focus on Oral Health and Nutrition

26th March, 2015

Refugee Health Education Health Assessments 

Building capacity and partnerships to improve health and wellbeing