Event: 
CEED Webinar Program 2017: Management of medical consequences of eating disorders in acute health care settings
Date: 
October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Cost: 
$0*
Updated: 
06th September 2017

CEED Webinar Program 2017: Management of medical consequences of eating disorders in acute health care settings

 

Hosted by: Prof David Russell, MD FRACP
Director Department of General Medicine, Physician, Department of Gastroenterology, Director of Clinical Nutrition Service & Principal Fellow, Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne

Webinar Overview:
Eating disorders can result in serious medical problems, including acute severe malnutrition, electrolyte disturbances and gastro-intestinal illness requiring acute medical care and careful rehabilitation. Professor Russell’s work over many years in general medicine and gastroenterology, and as the Director of General Medicine at Melbourne Health has led him to have great interest and particular expertise in the medical management of complex medical presentations in clients with eating disorders. In this webinar Professor Russell will outline:
 The acute, severe medical consequences arising from malnutrition and the purging behaviours seen in adults experiencing eating disorders;
 The management of these medical problems in an acute medical setting
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Date: Wednesday 25 October 2017, 1.00 – 2.00 pm.
Target Audience: Medical practitioners, nurses, dietitians & allied health clinicians in acute health settings who treat acutely medically unwell people with eating disorders;
The webinar may also be of interest to health professionals in primary care and community healthcare settings.
Cost: NO COST
Register at: http://events.redbackconferencing.com.au/3ab507
Registrations close: C.O.B. Monday 23 October 2017
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For enquiries:
Webinar content enquiries: Michelle Roberton, E: michelle.roberton@mh.org.au, T: (03) 8387 2669
Administrative enquiries: Natasha Rubinstein, E: natasha.rubinstein@mh.org.au, T: (03) 8387 2673

 

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