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Diabetes in General Practice

Over recent years, there have been a number of significant changes in the approach to screening, diagnosis, assessment and management of diabetes in primary care.  The Medcast ‘Diabetes in General Practice’ course covers the latest in research and practice updates in this field.  The course was primarily written by Dr Justin Coleman, former editor of the Diabetes Management Journal and co-editor of Murtagh General Practice.

The Diabetes in General Practice course comprises the most up-to-date and important topics for Australian GP's managing diabetes. 

Topics Included: 

  • Screening, diagnosis and assessment
  • Lifestyle management - diet, exercise, weight loss
  • Pharmacological management
  • Sick day management
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Management in specific populations - frail and aged, pregnancy
  • Diabetic emergencies

Course Content

  • On-demand Presentations - watch anytime. 
  • Accompanying evidence summaries.
  • Online interactive case studies.
  • Interviews with allied health and specialist experts.
  • An online moderated community, where questions can be posted, and participants can interact.

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Medcast is entirely independent of pharmaceutical or other influences so you can be reassured all the information is balanced and independent.

Evidence-based medicine for primary care - fun, interactive, chunked and not-to-be-missed, especially if you don’t have time to read all the latest research.


This course is formally accredited with RACGP and ACRRM. 

RACGP Activity ID - 542199

ACRRM Activity ID - 30430

Course Educators
Dr Simon Morgan MBBS, FRACGP
Dr Simon Morgan MBBS, FRACGP

Simon is a GP based in Newcastle, NSW, and a senior medical educator with Medcast. He also has medical education roles with the RACGP and GPSA. Over the past th...

Dr Justin Coleman
Dr Justin Coleman

Justin is a GP who works in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health on the Tiwi Islands, north of Darwin. He is also a medical writer and editor of the Dia...

Dr Anita Sharma
Dr Anita Sharma

Dr Sharma is the Practice Principal at Platinum Medical Centre, and  Senior Lecturer, Primary Care Unit, University of Queensland .She is a member of Educa...


Recorded Webinar

Available anytime

Duration: 8 hours

8 Hours of CPD

Educational Activities: 7 hours

Reviewing Performance: 1 hours

Areas Of Interest: Chronic diseases, Diabetes and Metabolic, General Practice


Medical Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners, Practice Managers

Price $300.00 AUD (incl. GST)

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