GET FOAMed – “quality care, out there”

Stay tuned – should be some underground guerilla broadcasting from the “GET FOAMed” mob shortly (GET FOAMed = generalist emergency training free open access meducation)   Online hangouts with rural docs and specialists, covering topics to help us all bring ‘quality care, out there’ to rural patients I am so excited…

Is the medical conference dead?

Just got back from Fremantle and the #RMA2012 Rural Medicine Australia conference hosted by ACRRM and RDAA. To be honest I was disappointed. Some pearls amongst the three day academic programme. But perhaps recent exposure to high-quality asynchronous #FOAMed learning has raised my expectations. That said attendance was high at over 450 delegates and it …

Rural Medicine Australia is nearly here!

Well Rural Medicine Australia 2012 to be held in Fremantle, WA is nearly here. I’ve got 15 mins to talk about my topic of difficult airways and rural docs, which isn’t much. I’ll try and keep it sensible… So in the true spirit of FOAMed, here’s a video on an affordable ‘Rural GP toolkit’. I …