CPD and community activities are arranged by the Akeso Marketing Manager – Bronwyne Bellars. For enquiries, please contact her via email: bronwyne.b@akeso.co.za or send an enquiry via our Contact Us page.

2017 CPD SCHEDULE:

Gauteng

AKESO PARKTOWN
23rd February
Dr Danny Meyersfeld
Pharmacogenomics – The cornerstone of precision medicine

AKESO RANDBURG – CRESCENT CLINIC
1st March
Dr Venera Stancheva
Recognising and managing the Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents

13th May
Unpacking Eating disorders: Therapeutic approaches to treatment and understanding the role of substance abuse – 07h30 to 13h00
· Eating Disorders and Adolescence – Linde Viviers
· Family Based Therapy in Eating Disorders – Liane Lurie and Elsabe Jordaan
· Eating Disorders and Substance abuse/ addiction – Dr Louise Chalmers

14th June
Dr Paul Sussman
Disruptive Mood Regulation in Children

12th August
Adolescent Workshop
Dr Thriya Ramasar (Psychiatrist)
Lindsay Dale (Clinical Psychologist)
Luke Lamprecht (Child Protection and Development Specialist)

20th September
Dr Lavinia Lumu
Substance use disorders in Pregnancy

Western Cape

AKESO MILNERTON
4 March – Adolescent Mental Health Workshop

27th May
Dealing with Bipolar
· Dealing with the ups and downs of bipolar – Dr Uschenka Padayachey
· What to do when stress hits – Megan Hofhuis

AKESO KENILWORTH
18th May
Dr Bavi Vythilingum
Hormones, moods and cycles – hormonal contraception and their effects on mood, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder

29th July
Psychiatry, Pregnancy & Palliative Care
· Practical tips for prescribing psychotropics in pregnancy and postnatally – Dr Bavi Vythilingum
· Update on contraception – Dr Lynette Jansen Olarogun
· Palliative care Psychiatry: supporting mental health in the dying – Dr Linessa Moodley
· Palliative Care – When, who and how? – Dr Shelley Kibel

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