Professional education

  • PPP - Practical Paediatrics Program
    An annual seminar series aimed primarily at GPs, all healthcare professionals welcome.
    Online education

    Practical Paediatrics Program Online - RACGP & ACRRM endorsed one-hour CPD upskilling activities online. Designed for GPs in regional Victoria but any healthcare professional welcome.

    Podcasts Online resources available from past events
    Grand Rounds Online Selection of recordings from Grand Rounds Presentations held at the RCH. Open to healthcare professionals only. Registration required.
    VicFEAT for paediatricians An annual 5-part RACP seminar series aimed primarily at paediatricians, all healthcare professionals welcome. Provided by the RACP (Royal Australian College of Physicians) in partnership with the RCH.
    APLS - Advanced Paediatric Life Support Runs every 3-6 months. Book several months in advance - register online to be placed on a waiting list.
    Diploma in Child Health Available to all healthcare professionals through Westmead Children's Hospital / the University of Sydney.
    Education for Nurses Please contact the Mackinnon Nursing Education and Development Centre (RCH) for course availability to external applicants.

    Nurses are also welcome to attend events run for GPs and paediatricians as relevant.

    Suggested reading In addition to specific recommended reading for a particular event, you may find the following resources very useful:
    Suggested reading for all the Practical Paediatrics Program events and a great resource for paediatrics in general practice:
    Providing GP Education Tips on getting your education accredited with the RACGP, promoting to GPs and making sure it's GP-friendly & appropriate.