Educational Events

Prostate MRI and MR-guided prostate biopsies GP educational

Date:     Monday 22 May 2017
Time:    5.45 for 6.00pm start – 7.30pm
Venue:  Envision – 178 Cambridge Street, Wembley

This educational session will give an overview of prostate cancer and current diagnosis recommendations, cover the technical aspects of prostate MRI and MR-guided prostate biopsies, review the literature regarding the use of MRI in prostate cancer detection and provide advice on how to implement prostate MRI into clinical practice.

Learning Objectives
By attending this presentation, participants will improve their ability to:

1. Define prostate cancer and appreciate the heterogeneity of its behaviour and outcome;
2. Explore how MRI is currently being used both locally and elsewhere for prostate cancer detection;
3. Identify which patients may be suitable for referral for a prostate MRI;
4. Evaluate data regarding the risks of screening and complications of biopsy and treatment and;

5. Implement prostate MRI effectively into everyday clinical practice.

RSVP to Jay Michelle or 6382 3809.

RACGP QI&CPD Category 2 – 1.5hours – 3 points

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We are also happy to provide customised education at your practice or host an information session at our Wembley location.

For any enquiries please contact Melissa Chivers or 6382 3888.