John Murtagh Annual Update Course 2018

The 40th John Murtagh Annual Update Course for General Practitioners 2018

The Institute in collaboration with the Department of General Practice is pleased to present the John Murtagh Annual Update Course for general practitioners.

The course is in its 40th year and is a regular feature of the postgraduate professional development calendar. The topics and presenters for this year’s program have been carefully selected and are based on both your recommendations and feedback from previous years’ Update Courses.

We will be hosting a cocktail event on Thursday November 8, 2018 from 5.30pm-7.30pm to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the John Murtagh Update Course for GP's. The cost will be $60 per head. We welcome you to join us to celebrate this special event.

The JM Update Course has been approved for category 2 points for the RACGP as follows:

Activity ID: 100761. This activity has been allocated 30 Category 2 points in the QI&CPD Program for the 2017-19 triennium.


Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine accreditation

In addition, the JM Update Course has been approved for PDP points for ACRRM as follows:

Activity ID: 10105. This activity has been allocated 17 Core PDP points in the ACRRM PDP Program for the 2017-19 triennium.



Accommodation:

Novotel Melbourne on Collins
270 Collins Street, Melbourne
Phone: 9667 5800 

If booking accommodation at the Novotel, mention that you are attending the John Murtagh course to receive a 15% discount on the best available rate.

Payment Information:

Registration Early Bird Rate
(ends 31 July 2018, 5pm)
Normal Rate
Full Rate (3 days) $830 + $83 GST = $913$880 + $88 GST = $968
Full Rate (Single Day) $340 + $34 GST = $374 $360 + $36 GST = $396
Registrar/DGP Affiliate Rate (3 days) $630 + $63 GST = $693 $680 + $68 GST = $748
Registrar/DGP Affiliate Rate (Single Day) $260 + $26 GST = $286 $280 + $28 GST = $308
Student Rate (3 days) $430 + $43 GST = $473 $480 + $48 GST = $528
Student Rate (Single Day) $190 + $19 GST = $209 $210 + $21 GST = $231
40th Anniversary of the John Murtagh Update Course for GP's Cocktail event $60
  • If attending 2 days only, cost will be single day rate x 2

John Murtagh

John Murtagh AM

John Murtagh is Emeritus Professor of General Practice, School of Primary and Allied Health Care, Monash University; Professorial Fellow in the Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne and Visiting Professor, University of Peking, Beijing. He is the author of several publications including Murtagh’s General Practice, General Practice Companion Handbook, Patient Education, Practice Tips, Cautionary Tales, Murtagh’s Diagnostic Strategies, Murtagh’s Flash Cards (App), Back pain and spinal manipulation (co-author).

In 1995 he was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia for services to medical education, research and publishing. He continues to give keynote lectures, author books and consult private patients.


Please note course fees are non refundable 72 hours prior to course commencement.