Short Courses at Sydney Medical School

Sydney Medical School offers a wide range of short professional development courses for health professionals through its clinical schools, disciplines and associated research institutes.

Courses marked with * are accredited for Continuing Medical Education (CME) points. Others may be awarded CME points on request to your relevant association or professional body.

Some short courses listed below are also available for enrolment as Non-award study.

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Non-award courses

Course name Subject areaDelivery methodDateCostContact details
Infection Prevention in Healthcare Infection Prevention Face to face 5, 6 & 8 Aug, 21, 22 & 24 Oct $3,250 Contact: kerri.anton@sydney.edu.au
Website: Infection Prevention in Healthcare
Ultrasound in Trauma Surgery Surgical skills face to face 14 October 2017 $600 Contact:amy.dynan amy.dynan@sydney.edu.au
Website: Ultrasound in Trauma Surgery
Multiple Mini Interviews General Practice face to face 29 July 2017 $300 Contact:amy.dynan@sydney.edu.au

Website:Sydney Medical School
Evidence-Based Medicine for Basic Physician Trainees Basic physician training Intensive 12 November 2016 $250

Contact: sph.cepi@sydney.edu.au
Website: School of Public Health

Communication & Decision Making Clinical Skills face to face TBC TBC Contact:amy.dynan@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney Medical School
How to master situational judgement tests General Practice face-to-face / online 13 May 2017 Contact:pgmed.support@sydney.edu.au
Register Online
Critical Infection Colloquium 2016 Infectious Diseases face to face 19-20 October 2016 TBC Contact:critical.infection@sydney.edu.au
Website:Centre for Research Excellence in Critical Infection
DSM-5 Workshop Mental Health face to face Sat 30 July 2016 $385 Contact: richard.he@sydney.edu.auba
Website:Discipline of Psychiatry
Eating Disorders* Mental Health online Continuous $280 Contact:info@CEDD.org.au
Website:The Centre for Eating and Dieting Disorders
Foundations of Leadership & Policy in Mental Health Mental Health face to face 5 August 2016 $1,000 Contact:medicine.postgradbmri@sydney.edu.au
Website:Brain & Mind Research Institute
Interpersonal Psychotherapy course: Level A Mental Health face to face / online 2017 TBC Contact: richard.he@sydney.edu.au
Website:Discipline of Psychiatry
Managing Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care* Mental Health face to face Saturday 3 Sep 2016 9am - 5pm $264 Contact: richard.he@sydney.edu.au
Website:Discipline of Psychiatry
Mental Health Clinical Supervision Program Online Mental Health online continuous $396 Contact:richard.he@sydney.edu.au
Website:Enrol online
Perinatal Mental Health Course Online: An Introduction* Mental Health online continuous $330 Contact:richard.he@sydney.edu.au
Website:Enrol online
Understanding and Treating Hoarding Disorder Mental Health face to face TBC Contact: richard.he@sydney.edu.au
Website:Discipline of Psychiatry
Pain Management Multidisciplinary Workshop Pain Management face to face Week 1: 6 Feb - 9 Feb 2017    Week 2: 13 Feb - 16 Feb 2017 $187 - $880 Contact:paineducation.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website:http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/pmri/education/continuing/workshop.php
Pain Management Symposia – Enhancing Treatment Adherence Pain Management face to face $297 full-rate; $165 for students $297 full-rate; $165 for students Contact: paineducation.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website: http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/pmri/education/continuing/symposia.php
Putting Cognitive Behavior Skills into Practice - Webinars Pain Management online Multiple dates offered $770 Contact: paineducation.admin@sydney.edu.au or 02 9463 1516
Website: http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/pmri/education/continuing/webinar.php
Introductory Histotechniques Pathology face to face 2016 dates tbc $150 - $500 Contact:sanaz.maleki@sydney.edu.au
Website:Discipline of Pathology
Introductory Immunohistochemistry Pathology face to face 2016 dates tbc $150 - $700 Contact:sanaz.maleki@sydney.edu.au
Website:Discipline of Pathology
Advanced Qualitative Health Research (PUBH5500) Research   29 February to 5 June 2016 $2,625 Contact:julie.mooneysomers@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health Short courses
Clinical Trials short courses run by the Clinical Trials Centre Research face to face Various various Contact:enquiry@ctc.usyd.edu.au
Website: Clinical Trials Centre
Introducing Qualitative Health Research (QUAL5005) Research face to face / online 29 February to 15 May 2016 $2,291 Contact:julie.mooneysomers@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health Short courses
Clinical Epidemiology Fundamentals Research online 25 July - 28 October 2016 $1120 Contact:sph.enquiries@sydney.edu.au
Website:School of Public Health
Introductory Analysis of Linked Data Research face to face 20 June –24 June 2016 $3,300 Contact:sph.enquiries@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health Short courses
Qualitative Methodologies & Study Design (QUAL5002) Research face to face Not offered in 2016 TBC Contact:julie.mooneysomers@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health Short courses
Qualitative Research Analysis & Writing (QUAL5003) Research face to face 19 August 2016 $2,625 Contact:julie.mooneysomers@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health Short courses
Get your paper published Research face to face $165 Contact: amanda.salis@sydney.edu.au
Website:Register online
The Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders
Nicotine Addiction & Smoking Cessation Training Courses Smoking and Smoking Cessation face to face Various Contact:smoking.research@sydney.edu.au
Website:Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI)
Intensive Interventions Smoking and Smoking Cessation Face to face 7-9 Nov 2016 $1,700 Contact:smoking.research@sydney.edu.au
Website:Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI)
Mental Health Specific Smoking and Smoking Cessation Face to face 18-20 July 2016 $1,700 Contact:smoking.research@sydney.edu.au
Website:Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI)
Pharmacy Specific Smoking and Smoking Cessation face to face 22-23 Oct 2016 $1,700 Contact:smoking.research@sydney.edu.au
Website:Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI)
Tobacco Dependence and Treatment* Smoking and Smoking Cessation face to face tbc   Contact:renee.bittoun@sydney.edu.au
Website:Brain & Mind Research Institute (BMRI)
Arthroscopic skills Surgical skills face to face 6 Aug 2016 $725 Contact: jennifer.ludeman@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre
Laparoscopic Appendicectomy and Cholecystectomy Surgical skills face-to-face 05/08/17 $600 Contact: amy.dynan@sydney.edu.au.
Website:
Laparoscopic Surgery - foundation skills Surgical skills face to face 17 Oct 2016 $695 Contact: jennifer.ludeman@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre
Laparoscopic Surgery - intermediate skills Surgical skills face to face tbc $695 Contact: jennifer.ludeman@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre
Ethics and Mental Health Bioethics & Health Humanities online Semester 2 2016 $1,100 Contact:bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health
Ethics and Public Health. Bioethics & Health Humanities face to face / online 5 & 19 August; 2 & 16 September 2016 $1,100 Contact:bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health
Human and Animal Research Ethics. Bioethics & Health Humanities face to face / online 29 – 30 July; 16 – 17 September 2016 $1,100 Contact:bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website:Sydney School of Public Health
Arts in Health Bioethics & Health Humanities Face to face Intensives 2 - 6 August; 09 – 10 September $1,100 Contract: bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website: Sydney School of Public Health
Introduction to Ethical Reasoning Bioethics & Health Humanities Online 29 February to 5 June 2016 $1,100 Contract: bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website: Sydney School of Public Health
Bioethics, Law & Society Bioethics & Health Humanities Intensive 17-18 March 2016; 28 – 29 April 2016 $1,100 Contract: bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website: Sydney School of Public Health
Clinical Ethics Bioethics & Health Humanities Intensive 11-12 March 2016; 06-07 March 2016 $1,100 Contract: bioethics.admin@sydney.edu.au
Website: Sydney School of Public Health