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Hot Topics 2023 Series

Short, engaging presentations that merge recent clinical evidence with real-life clinical scenarios. 

Sign up to the entire 2023 Hot Topics Series, covering the following topics: 

  • Diabetes - Initial management of type 2 diabetes; Steroid-induced diabetes management.
  • Cardiovascular Disease - INOCA  (ischaemic chest pain with non-obstructed coronary arteries); HFPEF – should we treat with a SGLT2i?
  • Paediatrics - Bronchiolitis and RSV infection; Asthma.
  • Infectious diseases - Recurrent UTIs; Invasive group A strep.
  • Cancer - Abdominal pain and cancer; FOB testing; Early diagnosis of pancreatic and ovarian cancers.
  • Mental Health - Self-harm and suicide prevention; Eating disorders.
  • Women’s Health - Menopause; Recurrent miscarriage.
  • Gastroenterology - Functional dyspepsia; Inflammatory bowel disease.

Webinar Topics

Session 1 - Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease - 18th October 2023

Session 2 - Paediatrics & Infectious Diseases - 1st November 2023 

Session 3 - Cancer & Mental Health - 8th November 2023 

Session 4 - Women's Health & Gastroenterology - 15th November 2023

What is Hot Topics?

Medcast, your trusted Australian medical education provider has joined forces with the UK's market leader in primary care education, NB Medical to bring you a CPD opportunity like no other - Hot Topics. 

The 2023 Hot Topics GP Update will provide you with the latest developments in primary care literature to support your clinical practice.  The course revolves around short, engaging presentations that merge recent clinical evidence with real-life clinical scenarios. Looking for more Hot Topics? See our on-demand  Hot Topics GP Update course.

Feedback from Previous Participants

"This educational activity has certainly made me more aware of current guidelines in 2023 and effects various areas in medicine. I am more aware of red flags, ways of investigating and ways of prescribing and I might ditch some old habits"

"Excellent course content and interactive presentation style"

"I enjoy doing these courses at home. I enjoy them being interactive and if I can't make it, I can catch up some other time too. I really enjoy the "GP relevant" presentations and can apply what I learn into my practice"

"I found the webinars accessible, the topics were well chosen, presented clearly and concisely and the presenters were obviously knowledgeable"

"Hot topics are well presented, well structured modules with interactivity and up to date information. The booklet is extremely useful"

Hot Topics Related Content 

After Measuring Outcomes hours? 

Medcast have relased a self-paced mini-audit to complement the chronic heart failure topic addressed in this series - SGLT2 inhibitors in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

This mini-audit is available to all Medcast Plus members. 


1.5 hours per webinar | 6 hours total of CPD

RACGP education activites - 6 hours

Session 1 RACGP Activity Number: 407528 ACRRM Activity Number: 30021

Session 2 RACGP Activity Number: 462382 ACRRM Activity Number: 29605

Session 3 RACGP Activity Number: 482083 ACRRM Activity Number: 29835

Session 4 RACGP Activity Number: 497565 ACRRM Activity Number: 30005

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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 Simon Curtis
Dr Simon Curtis

Simon is the Medical Director of NB Medical Education. He is also a partner at a training practice in central Oxford and an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at...

Dr Neal Tucker
Dr Neal Tucker

Neal is the eLearning lead for NB Medical Education and a veteran lecturer on the Hot Topics course. Having previously been a partner in an Oxford practice, he ...

Dr Rachel Brettell
Dr Rachel Brettell

Rachel is a GP working in Oxfordshire, England. She qualified from Oxford University in 2010 and completed Foundation training in West London. After that she wa...

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Duration: 6 Hours

6 hours of CPD

Educational Activities: 6 hours

Areas Of Interest: Cardiovascular, Diabetes and Metabolic, Gastrointestinal, Mental Health, Paediatrics, Womens Health


Medical Practitioners

Price $395.00 AUD (incl. GST)

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