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General practice:

The foundation of
patient-centred care


Sydney + 26—28 October 2017 + #GP17sydney



With unparalleled expertise in delivering quality education to general practitioners (GPs), The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) will bring together GPs from around Australia to the newly built International Conference Centre (ICC) Sydney for four days of education, networking, fellowship and collegiality.

Coinciding with the first year of the new Quality Improvement and Continuing Professional Development (QI&CPD) triennium (2017–19), GP17 – ‘General practice: The foundation of patient-centred care’ will continue to deliver education of the highest quality, focusing on:

+ Better systems and data
+ Education and research
+ Health equity
+ Quality care
+ Sustainability and financial modelling


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The GP17 program will focus on five streams.

  • Better systems & data
  • Quality care
  • Education and research
Better systems & data
  • Information management
  • Healthcare collaboration
  • Software and tools
  • National health regulations (eHealth)
Quality care
  • Chronic conditions
  • Acute conditions
  • Skills development
  • Clinical updates
Education and research
  • Conducting research
  • Students and registrars
  • Educators and training
  • RACGP updates

  • Professional skills building
  • Health equity
  • Other
Professional skills building
  • Practice management
  • Financial management
  • Medico legal
  • Future of healthcare
Health equity
  • Rural health
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander health
  • International health
  • Social equity
Should you wish to submit an abstract which does not specifically fit within one of the subthemes, you may select the “Other” option.  The Scientific Committee will review these abstracts to determine their suitability for the conference program.

Key dates

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29 SEP 2016

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DEC 2016

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FEB 2017

Abstract submissions close

25 OCT 2017

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26 OCT 2017

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