Coronavirus Update Webinar

  • 1 Feb 2020
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Online

ACMAV together with AMA Victoria has arranged an urgent briefing to assist Doctors who are at the frontline of dealing with Chinese Patients who have the greatest likelihood of having had Novel Coronavirus Exposure. This is to help answer any questions or clarify any issues that are unclear in the Victorian DHHS Guidelines.

Saturday 1 Feb 2019 at 4pm Melbourne Time we will be hosting a 1 hour webinar with expert panellists that will answer your questions about Novel Coronavirus and the management of these patients in the GP setting.

  • Dr Lyn-li Lim is an infectious diseases physician with post graduate qualifications in epidemiology.  She holds a co-appointment as a physician and antimicrobial stewardship lead at Eastern Health and is involved in statewide healthcare associated infection surveillance.
  • Prof Allen Cheng is an infectious diseases physician, Director of Infection Prevention at Alfred Health and Professor of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology at Monash University. He is the Chair of the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation and the Advisory Committee for Vaccines, and is involved in the Victorian and national response to the novel coronavirus.
  • Dr Jason Kwong is an Infectious Diseases Physician based at Austin Health, and Early Career Researcher in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Melbourne at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection & Immunity.
We thank Dr Brett Sutton Chief Health Officer and Dr Annaliese Van Diemen Deputy Chief Health Officer, Communicable Disease for their co-operation and A/Prof Julian Rait from AMA Victoria for helping to organise this.

This is a doctors-only event and no media personel will be invited to attend. Connection details have been distributed via email, SMS, Facebook Private Group or WeChat. Please check your inbox for further information.

Australian Chinese Medical Association of Victoria and ACMAV Health Promotion Trust

Tel 03 9899 6380
Fax 03 9899 6389
office@acmav.org
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Australia

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