CPD “Contraception – a simple guide” 3pm 28 Oct

See Prof Yasmin Adam, Chief Specialist and Adjunct Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital & the University of the Witwatersrand, Jhb, SA, with interests in contraception, prevention of cervical cancer, stillbirths and maternal morbidity talk about the “Contraception – a simple guide” at 3 pm on Thursday 28th October 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

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CPD: Morbidity & Mortality Meeting 3pm 21 Oct

See Dr. Kazombia Manda, family physician from Johannesburg Health District and University of Witwatersrand, Jhb, SA, facilitate interns from Alexandra CHC in a “Morbidity and Mortality Meeting” at 3 pm on Thursday 21st October 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

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CPD “Approach to paediatric malnutrition” 3pm 4 Nov

See Dr. Tim De Maayer, Paediatric Gastroenterologist, University of Witwatersrand/Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, Jhb, SA, talk about the “”Approach to paediatric malnutrition”” at 3 pm on Thursday 4th November 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

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CPD “Approach to Arthritis” 3pm 14 Oct

See Dr. Sarah Swartbooi, Orthopaedic Surgeon, University of Witwatersrand/Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Jhb, SA, talk about the “Approach to arthritis” at 3 pm on Thursday 14th October 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

The presentation and recording will be below.

CPD “CKD in PHC” 3pm 30 Sep

See Dr. Anisa Miri, Renal Fellow, Department of Internal Medicine, CHBAH talk about the “Chronic renal disease in PHC” at 3 pm on Thursday 30th September 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

The presentation and recording will be below afterwards.

AfroPHC CPD “ECGs in PHC” 3pm 9 Sep

See Dr. Shane Murphy, Family Medicine Registrar, Department of Family Medicine, Johannesburg Health District, talk about the “”Easily interpreting ECGs in PHC”” at 3 pm on Thursday 9th September 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

Dr. Shane Murphy, Family Medicine Registrar, Year 4. MBChB (UP), Dip HIV Man (SA), Dip PEC (SA), H Dip EM (SA), MPH (UoR). Shane has a strong interest in Emergency Medicine and is an instructor on ATLS, APLS and emergency sonar courses. He is also involved in content coordination and website development for the Rural Life Support Course. He is currently completing a Digital Scholar Fellowship with CanadiEM and using this platform to develop local content for FOAMed (Free Open Access Medical Education) in South Africa.

He believes that ECG’s are an underutilised standard of care in South African primary care settings and hopes to develop competence and confidence amongst practitioners to interpret these studies.

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Here is a link to the slides – additional examples are present. The diagnosis of the ECGs are in the notes section under each slide.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1WgmA0s47qR19gNplLvRF2CKTPlu66PgY/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=108072809223214228792&rtpof=true&sd=true

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AfroPHC CPD “Seizures in children” 3pm 2 Sep

See Prof Ashraf Coovadia, Academic Head of Paediatrics, University of Witwatersrand / Rahima Moosa Hospital, Jhb, SA talk about the “Seizures and Status Epilepticus in childrem” at 3 pm on Thursday 2nd September 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

Adjunct Professor Ashraf Hassen Coovadia (MBChB, DCH (CMSA), Dip HIV Man (CMSA) FCP (Paed CMSA) is Academic Head of Department , Dept of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of the Witwatersrand since (October 2016) and Head of Department of Paediatrics at the Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, Johannesburg (since January 2014).

He completed his undergraduate training at the University of Zambia in 1990 and his paediatric postgraduate training at the University of the Witwatersrand in 1998. Since 1998 has championed the cause of Paediatric HIV/AIDS and Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV (PMTCT). He was on SANAC (South African National AIDS Council), the Resuscitation Council of Southern Africa and the Paediatric Task Force of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) 2001 -2010. His current area of interest: medical education, paediatric emergency medicine training, clinical trials involving HIV-infected pregnant women and children,

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This meeting is different in that you are expected to listen to these two short videos/podcasts below and then interact with the polls and with Q&A.

https://www.stitcher.com/show/pedscasescom-pediatrics-for-medical-students/episode/status-epilepticus-in-children-53791129

https://www.stitcher.com/show/pediacast-cme/episode/seizures-epilepsy-pediacast-cme-048-63527973

Do the quizz afterwards here https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SeizureQuiz

PAWPER TAPE https://mdinc.co.za/store/products/equipment/pawper-tape-flipper-card/

Pedi STAT https://apps.apple.com/us/app/pedi-stat/id327963391

AfroPHC CPD “Iron Deficiency Anaemia” 3pm 26 Aug

See Dr Garrick Laudin, Haematologist in Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital and Wits University, Jhb, SA, talk about the “Iron and Iron Deficiency Anaemias” at 3 pm on Thursday 26th August 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

Dr Garrick Laudin completed his undergraduate medical education at the University of Witwatersrand and qualified as a specialist physician after completing registrar training and his Mmed (Int Med) at the University of Pretoria.

He is currently a fellow in Clinical Haematology at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Johannesburg.

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AfroPHC CPD “Mgmt of woman with LAP” 3pm 19 Aug

See Dr. Coceka Mnyani, Gynaecologist in the District Clinical Specialist Team, Jhb, SA, talk about the “Management of the woman of childbearing age presenting with LAP” at 3 pm on Thursday 19th August 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

AfroPHC CPD “Mgmt of Metabolic Syndrome” 3 pm 5 Aug

See Dr’s Theunis Botha and Sumi Thomas, Internal Physicians in the University of Witwatersrand and Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Jhb, SA, talk about the “Management of Metabolic Syndrome” at 3 pm on Thursday 5th July 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for these meetings to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

The recording and slides are below. See programme for 2021 here.

AfroPHC CPD “Mgmt of joint pains” 3 pm 29 July

See Dr Sara Swartbooi and Prof Sebastian Magobotha, Orthopaedic Surgeons in the University of Witwatersrand and Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Jhb, SA, talk about the “Management of joint pains and arthritis” at 3 pm on Thursday 29th July 2021 in the CPD webinar of the African Forum for Primary Health Care (AfroPHC). This will be accredited for CPD for South Africa for now but we are busy arranging it via World Continuing Education Alliance for it to be accredited for CPD in many African countries.

The recording and slides are below. See programme for 2021 here