Rheumatology Health Professionals Association (RHPA) workshop

If you’re a health professional interested in Rheumatology practice, education and/or research, you won’t want to miss this exciting opportunity to network and collaborate with your colleagues from around Australia and overseas at this one day workshop hosted by the RHP – Special Interest Group. The diverse program of evidence-based, informative sessions will cover a range of topics including innovation in clinical practice, the impacts of chronic disease, transition, and multi-cultural treatment approaches to name just a few. Enhance your expertise as you learn practical tips from our team of multi-disciplinary experts to deliver consistent care and better outcomes for patients.

If you are interested in submitting an innovative idea for presentation, please contact: [email protected]

You are also invited to join your colleagues at a networking Dinner hosted by RHP on Tuesday 9 April – at The Plough Inn, South bank for 7pm. Please register your interest during your congress registration process or RSVP [email protected]


Monday 8 April 2019
Time Topic Speaker
1000-1020 Arrival Registration
1020-1030 Introduction and Welcome Linda Bradbury
1030-1130 tbc tbc
1130-1230 Innovation Ideas in Clinical Practice – we invite submissions for individual presentations Coordinator – Kelly Hollis
1230-1300 Lunch
1300-1315 The Launch of RHP-SIG Linda Bradbury
1315-1345 RHP-SIG: the way forward – a facilitated session Janet Millner
1345-1500 Navigating The Impacts of Chronic Disease Nurse Navigators and Social Worker
1500-1515 Afternoon tea
1515-1600 Overcoming Challenges Transitioning Into Adult Care Prof Helen Foster – paediatric rheumatologist
1600 Close