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Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) training

The Wesley Hospital team delivers an ECT training course that serves as a refresher or advanced course for psychiatrists and mental health professionals.

Refresher / advanced two day ECT course

Professor Colleen Loo and Dr Brett Simpson

Friday 27 – Saturday 28 March 2020

Lecturers
Professor Colleen Loo & Dr Brett Simpson

This two day course is particularly designed for psychiatrists who prescribe and/or perform electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). It may also be of interest to other clinicians.

The course covers:

  • foundational knowledge about all aspects of ECT treatment
  • updates on latest findings from research, including ultra-brief and bi-frontal ECT
  • anaesthetic strategies to improve outcomes. 

This course is suitable for the general psychiatrist, and also provides advanced knowledge for experienced ECT psychiatrists.

Cost 
$1900 per participant, including GST 
$950 for psychiatry trainees, including GST 
Prices subject to change.

Where
Wesley Hospital Kogarah
Clinical Education Facility
5 Blake Street,
Kogarah, NSW, Australia

Time
Friday 8.30 am–5.30 pm (lunch included)

Saturday 8.30 am–5.30 pm (lunch included)

Enquiries and bookings: Contact Hank Ke Han by email [email protected] or phoning +61 (02) 8197 5800.

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