Palliative Care in General Practice – ONLINE Session

16 Dec 2021
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM


Available to
Practice Nurses
General Practitioners

Continuing Professional Development

2 RACGP Activity points available


Join PEPA for an interactive education session, utilising group discussion and case studies to provide a greater understanding of symptom management at the end of life.


  • Recognising patients who need palliative care
  • Communicating about end of life issues
  • Voluntary assisted dying in Victoria
  • Assessing and managing common symptoms
  • Advance care planning

Target Audience:

This workshop is for General Practitioners based in Victoria (Australia) who care for people with a life-limiting illness. Practice Nurses are welcome to attend.


Dr Rowan Hearn - Clinical Director Palliative Medicine, Calvary Health Care Bethlehem

Workshop Registrations:

A WebEx link and access guidelines will be provided prior to the workshop.

Eventbrite registrations will close approx. 2 days prior to the workshop date.

Workshop Pre-requisite:

To maximise learning PEPA offers 6 online GP learning modules. The modules have been developed by the Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative and can be accessed by this link:

PEPA is an accredited educator with RACGP (Workshops are eligible for Category 2 CPD points)