Mercy Hospital for Women GP Education


Mercy Hospital for Women is committed to providing quality education for general practice that promotes and supports quality health care in the community. Education sessions held at Werribee Mercy Hospital attract RACGP QA&CPD points.

GP education activities include: evening seminars, antenatal clinic attendances and an annual Shared Maternity Care Affiliates Workshop held in conjunction with The Royal Women's Hospital, Western Health and Northern Health.

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2017 GP Seminar Program


Tuesday 7th March   Emergencies in Women's Health*

Dr Lisa Rasmussen
Senior Medical Officer Emergency Dept.

Dr Elizabeth McCarthy
Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Dr Bernadette White
Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Tuesday 27th June Medications in Pregnancy*

Dr Bernadette White
Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Clinical Director, Obstetrics and Maternity Services

Tuesday 15th August

Breastfeeding Support

How can we assist our Dads?*

Dr Matthew Roberts
O'Connell Family Centre

Ms Kerri McEgan
Manager / Director of Nursing
O'Connell Family Centre

Ms Constance Banks
Acting NUM
Breastfeeding Support Centre

Tuesday 24th OctoberIssues in Urogynaecology

Urogynaecologist (TBA)

Senior Clinical Nurse Consultant (TBA)

Women's Health Physiotherapist (TBA) 

These activities will be accredited for 4 Category 2 points, as part of the RACGP QI&CPD Program for the 2017-19 Triennium. Activity numbers pending

*These activities are pregnancy related and may contribute to SMCA reaccreditation for the 2020-22 triennium.


              Registration & refreshments:  6.30 pm 

                        Presentation:  7.00 — 9.00 pm     


VENUE:           Lecture Theatre, Level 4, Mercy Hospital for Women

                        163 Studley Road, Heidelberg VIC 3084


PARKING:        Available in multi-level car park, accessible from Studley Road opposite train station.


CONTACT:       Jackie Free - GP/Primary Care Liaison Officer
                  or 8458 4833


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