The Southport Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

GP Education

Ramsay Health Care continues our commitment to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community through the delivery of our CPD programs.

Ramsay has been a major provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering education across a wide variety of medical and surgical specialties. These activities are delivered in partnership with our specialists and other health care professionals as interactive, practical sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement, and practical tips.

From 1 January 2023, CPD requirements set by the Medical Board of Australia require all medical professionals to have a CPD home and:

  • Complete an annual Professional Development Plan
  • Undertake 50 hours of CPD per annum :
    • 12.5 hours Educational Activities
    • 25 hours combined
      • Reviewing Performance and Measuring Outcomes
      • Minimum of 5 hours for each category
    • 12.5 hours free choice across any 3 of the above categories

In addition to the above the RACGP requires its membership to Complete Basic Life Support every 3 year cycle.



Mindful - a mental health workshop

Round table, case based discussion format 

Topics covered:

ADHD: from Childhood through to Adulthood - Dr Hany Ghabrash, Psychiatrist

Providing culturally responsive mental health care in primary health settings - Dr Dragos Ileana, Clinical Psychologist

Depression in older adults and how to it is different to adult and youth - Dr Sam Mikhaiel, Psychiatrist

Defence Psychiatry (ADF/DVA)  - Dr Vineel Reddy, Psychiatrist

Learning outcomes:

Identify clinical presentation of ADHD in children and adults

Describe how to implement  ‘culturally appropriate’ mental health care

Outline signs/symptoms of depression in older adults

Describe the GP’s role in helping ADF personnel  to access appropriate mental health services



Dr Hany.F Ghabrash ( Dr G) - Psychiatry
Dr Sam Mikhaiel - Psychiatry
Dr Vineel Reddy - Psychiatry

When 10 Apr 2024 06:00 PM
Where Southport Golf Club Slatyer Avenue Southport 4215
RSVP 03 Apr 2024
Mindful - a mental health workshop
Southport Golf Club Slatyer Avenue Southport 4215
10 Apr 2024 06:00 PM
Desiree Gaze
16 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Desiree Gaze
0455 847 475


CPD Hours: 1 EA hour and 2 RP hours