Webinars

December Free Webinar - Gout:the myths and the facts


Join Dr Philip Robinson to learn about the many misconceptions surrounding this common form of arthritis. Philip will provide some practical advice on how to manage your gout over the Christmas break.

Date | 14th December, 6.00pm - 7.00pm 
Venue | Online 
Cost |FREE
Speaker | Dr Philip Robinson, Clinical Rheumatologist, Senior lecturer at the University of Queensland and Supervisor for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians

Philip is a clinical rheumatologist at Brisbane Rheumatology and staff specialist at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, as well as Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland. Philip trained in general medicine and rheumatology in New Zealand and then completed a PhD and post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Queensland. His current research interests are in gout, spondyloarthritis, fibromyalgia and the disease associations of serum rate. Dr Robinson runs the gout clinic at the Royal Brisbane Hospital and is actively involved in training as a supervisor for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.



 


Courses

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for the following courses:

Take Charge of Inflammatory Arthritis

Date | TBC
Venue | TBC
Cost | Members - Free ; Non-Members - $30

Arthritis Queensland’s Take Charge of Inflammatory Arthritis course is designed to help people living with inflammatory arthritis improve their health and wellbeing. 

This 6 week course is delivered by Arthritis Queensland’s Health Education team and includes interactive presentations, activities and group discussions which cover a variety of topics including:

> The risk factors for inflammatory arthritis
> The disease process of inflammatory arthritis
> Assembling and communicating with your healthcare team
> Medications, supplements and natural therapies
> Physical activity and exercise
> Diet and nutrition
> Pain management
> Emotional and mental health management
> Surgeries


Take Charge of Osteoarthritis

Date | TBC
Venue | TBC
Cost | Members - Free ; Non-Members - $30

Arthritis Queensland’s Take Charge of Osteoarthritis course is designed to help people living with osteoarthritis improve their health and wellbeing. 

This 6 week course is delivered by Arthritis Queensland’s Health Education team and includes interactive presentations, activities and group discussions which cover a variety of topics including:

> The risk factors for osteoarthritis
> The disease process of osteoarthritis
> Assembling and communicating with your healthcare team
> Medications, supplements and natural therapies
> Physical activity and exercise
> Diet and nutrition
> Pain management
> Emotional and mental health management
> Surgeries


For more information on any of our webinars, events or courses please contact us on 07 3857 4200 or enquiries@arthritis.org.au.