Shifting Sands

Exploring the boundaries of specialisation

Sunday 16 - Wednesday 19 September 2018 Adelaide Convention CentrePre-meeting workshops Saturday 15 - Sunday 16 September 2018

Continuing Professional Development Points

Fellows, Associate Members and Educational Affiliates

This meeting has been approved as a RANZCOG accredited meeting and eligible Fellows, Associate Members and Educational Affiliates of this College will earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points for attendance as follows:

Full Attendance (meeting only)

21.5 PD points

Attendance Monday 17 September 2018

8 PD points

Attendance Tuesday 18 September 2018

6 PD points

Attendance Wednesday 19 September 2018

7.5 PD points

Attendance Breakfast Masterclasses

1 PD point per session (18-19 September 2018)

Diplomates and General Practitioners

GPs attending the Meeting and/or the Diplomates Days program can self-claim RACGP Category 2 points at the rate of 2 points per hour; QI&CPD points are capped at 20 points per triennium. ACRRM points can be claimed at the rate of 1 points per hour; capped at 30 points per triennium. GPs are advised to retain details and evidence of participation for future reference, including a certificate of attendance and a program outline.

Diplomates Days:
RACGP Category 1 and ACRRM PRDP/MOPS points have been applied for.

Rural Procedural
Grants Program (RPGP)

GPs registered and accepted into the RPGP program may be able to claim payment for activities including scientific conferences that they subsequently attend. The activities must be a minimum of six hours in duration and relevant to the discipline in which they have been registered in the program.

If you deliver unsupervised obstetrics and/or surgery in a rural or remote location, you may be eligible to participate in the program. However to receive these grants you must apply to register in the RPGP through either the RACGP or through the ACRRM prior to attending grant approved training. GPs are encouraged to contact the RACGP or the ACRRM to confirm whether they are eligible for program support.

To register for the Rural Procedural Grants Program (RPGP)
before attending, please follow the following links

Pre-Meeting Workshops

Birth Masterclass Workshop – Sunday 16 September

RANZCOG Fellows can earn 8 CPD/PD points (Clinical Expertise Domain)


RANZCOG Introduction to Ultrasound Workshop – Sunday 16 September

RANZCOG Fellows can earn 7.5 CPD/PD points (Clinical Expertise Domain)


Points for pre-Meeting workshops to be advised once allocated. Please visit this page regularly for updates.