FPM CME evening meeting for trainees

FPM trainees, are you looking for exam relevant tidbits? Join us for the FPM CME evening meeting at ANZCA House or online, via Zoom.

Learn more about pain intervention, pain post COVID-19 and pelvic pain from Victoria’s leading FPM specialists Dr Louise Brennan, Dr Catherine Algie, and Dr Guy Buchanan.

All FPM trainees are welcome!  



6pm - 6.30pm Networking drinks and canapés
6.30pm - 6.35pm Welcome and introduction
Dr Louise Brennan (Director, Barwon Health Pain Management Unit; Chair, FPM VRC)
6.35pm - 7.15pm Pain intervention "What I wish I had known when I first started out"
Dr Guy Buchanan (Pain Physician; FPM VRC member)
7.15pm - 7.50pm Pain post COVID-19
Dr Catherine Algie (Pain Physician, Melbourne Pain Group; FPM VRC member)
7.50pm - 8.30pm Pelvic pain
Dr Louise Brennan (Director, Barwon Health Pain Management Unit; Chair, FPM VRC)
8.30pm Close


Cost and registration

Registration fee: no charge.

Registration is now open to FPM trainees, please register online with your college ID.

FPM trainees with no college ID can also register online. Please select “Create a new account” and enter your details. Once you are set up, search for the event and register. You will also be able to use your ID number and password to register for future meetings. If you require assistance, please contact us.

Details of how to join the meeting online will be communicated to registered attendees via email.

Terms and conditions

Continuing professional development (CPD)

Participants in the ANZCA and FPM CPD Program will automatically have their attendance auto-populated to their CPD portfolio within 14 days of the conclusion of the meeting.

ANZCA and FPM CPD Program
This event is claimable by ANZCA and FPM CPD participants within the knowledge and skills category.

Knowledge and skills activities
Lectures/webinars for one credit per hour. 

If you're not a member of our CPD program
Delegates who are not participants of the ANZCA and FPM CPD Program should check with their respective colleges/providers regarding CPD. 


FPM VRC would like to acknowledge Seqirus for their involvement and support of the meeting.

COVID-19 information

The college is monitoring the situation via Australian and New Zealand government websites where coronavirus (COVID-19) health alerts are regularly updated with the latest medical advice and official reports.

In the meantime, this event is going ahead as scheduled.

Our priority is the safety and wellbeing of our fellows, trainees, international medical graduate specialists and staff, and we will act on any advice from our governments and keep our fellows and trainees informed of any developments in relation to infection control and our exams or meetings.

For information on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, please see the Australian Department of Health website.

Clinical information on coronavirus for anaesthetists can be found on the COVID-19 library guide.

ANZCA is actively engaging and working with our partners, and this includes work with the venue on appropriate infection control during the event.

Contact us

For further information please contact us.

  • Date

    9 November

  • Time


  • Location

    ANZCA House & via Zoom Melbourne

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