National Endo March High Teas

  • Saturday 30 March 2019
  • Sydney

WHRIA’s Dr Jason Chow will speak at this exciting annual event, organized by Endometriosis Australia.

Join us on Saturday March 30th, 2019 from 1pm to 4pm for an extraordinary High Tea with a glass of sparkling on arrival and take part in a world wide event to raise funds for research, education and create awareness for Endometriosis.

Enjoy an afternoon high tea with a Keynote Speaker, Endometriosis Specialists and a Panel discussion on Women’s Health & Advocacy

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Endometriosis Information Evening

  • Thursday 4 April 6.15pm
  • 40 Ebley St Bondi Junction, Sydney

One of Australia’s leading pelvic pain specialists, Dr Jason Chow from WHRIA will be speaking with Karen Crudden from Women in Focus on the latest endometriosis research and what you can do as a woman, mother, friend or health professional.

Karen will be discussing the role that women’s Physio can play and why all women with Endo should be seeing a women’s health Physio. There will also be a woman of the community brave enough to speak and share her journey with you all.

It will be an empowering evening and we really hope you can join us and spread the word.

There are limited spaces so please RSVP ASAP.

There will be a $10 fee on the night; all money goes directly to Endometriosis Australia

Sydney Annual Women’s & Children’s Health Update 2019

  • Various in 2019
  • Check the website for your capital city

The HealthEd series is presented in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. Check your city for speakers at the HealthEd website. HealthEd also host a GP Education Day in capital cities. 


International Association for the Study of Pain 18th World Congress

  • 4-8 August 2020
  • Amsterdam

Plan your holidays around the next IASP World Congress, see the IASP website for full details. 

Pain In Europe XI

  • 4-7 September 2019
  • Valencia, Spain

The European congresses of the European Pain Federation give access to leading lecturers and a scientific program consisting of the latest evidence-based and best-practice-based medicine in all relevant disciplines in the field of pain management. See the website for details.

AGES Pelvic Floor Symposium

  • 1-2 November 2019
  • Sydney

Keep and eye out on the AGES website for upcoming details.

Neuro Orthopaedic Institute Courses:
Explain Pain;
Pain, Plasticity & Rehab; & more courses.

  • Various dates
  • Worldwide

WHRIA’s Bernice Lowe and Amy Corcoran have attended the three-day course Explain Pain(EP). You can attend EP by itself, but you can only take the Graded Motor Imagery (GMI) as a one-day course if you have completed an EP course within two years. For the neurologically minded, the Pain, Plasticity & Rehab course is a gem – designed and written by Brendon Haslam in collaboration with David Butler. See NOI Group for more details.

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Continence Foundation of Australia

  • All year
  • On line

The Continence Foundation of Australia provides state-wide education as well as quality on-line courses. See their website for more details on courses such as 

  • Positive Practice for the Pelvic Floor
  • Urinary continence management in women: A multidisciplinary approach
  • Bladder & Bowel Dysfunction in the Pre and Post-natal period.

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Putting Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Skills into Practice

  • 8 series during the year
  • On line

The University of Sydney’s Pain Management and Research Institute presents Putting Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Skills into Practice webinar training program. This gives you an opportunity to learn how to help your patients better manage chronic or persisting pain problems.

Each program consists of six webinar sessions of 90 minutes duration conducted over a 2-3 month timeframe. In each session you will explore specific strategies on how to effectively manage patients experiencing chronic pain.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion recognising 24 hours of professional development if all attendance and homework requirements are met. For more information see the PMRI website.

Jean Hailes Webinar Library For Health Professionals

  • All year
  • Internet

View webinars by Jean Hailes’ Women’s Health experts on such topics as Multi-disciplinary management of Urinary Incontinence, Menopause, a physiotherapist’s view on Painful Sex and more. Click on the picture below to access.


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