Community Seminars & Webinars

Throughout the state each year, Arthritis Queensland holds a number of public seminars on a variety of topics such as a general introduction to arthritis and osteoporosis; or information on specific conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis.

The Education Team hosts the seminars which sometimes include guest speakers such as rheumatologists, orthopaedic surgeons and physiotherapists.

Upcoming seminars & webinars:

Brisbane Seminar - Latest Update on Arthritis


When: Saturday 3 May 2014

Time: 10am - 12:30pm

Venue: Broncos Leagues Club, Fulcher Rd, Red Hill

Speakers: Dr Lisa Carroll, Rheumatologist

Cost: $10.00pp

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL!  Please call 1800 011 041 or email for more information.

Ipswich Seminar - Latest Update on Arthritis


:Wednesday 7 May 2014

Time: 10am- 12:30pm

Venue: Brothers Leagues Club Ipswich, Wildey St, Raceview

Speakers: Dr David Careless, Rheumatologist

Cost: $10.00pp

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL! Please call 1800 011 041 or email for more information.

Webinar - Understanding and Living with Fibromyalgia

Organised by Arthritis Victoria

When: Wednesday 7 May

Time: 7 - 8pm (AEST)

Speakers: Dr Emma Guymer, Department of Rheumatology, Monash Medical Centre
                Ms Vanessa Jones, Health Educator, Arthritis and Osteoporosis Victoria

Overview: In this webinar, Dr Guymer will discuss the clinical features of fibromyalgia and its triggers, as well as how fibromyalgia is managed. Vanessa Jones will highlight some of the key steps you can take to help you take control and play an active part in the management of your health and wellbeing.

Cost: $20

Please note: If you can't view the webinar at the time of its screening, you can register, pay and receive a recording post-event.

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We also offer 'Take Charge' Courses which enable people to make positive lifestyle changes to achieve a more active and satisfying life.  For more information about self management courses call 1800 011 041