GP Education

Ramsay Health Care is committed to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community.

Ramsay Health Care has been a Provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering a wide variety of topics in medicine, surgery, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatrics and mental health. These activities are in partnership with our specialists and other health professions delivered as interactive, practical education sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement and practical tips.

RACGP-CPD-2020-2022.pngIn the 2020-2022 triennium, Ramsay Health Care will provide:

  • face-to-face and virtual education sessions,
  • online education videos to view at any time and
  • support for Peer Group Learning.

Upcoming education events will be published here. If you are interested in some tailored GP education, please contact the GP Liaison Officer.



"Don’t throw the baby out with the bathwater”

Benzodiazepines in the management of anxiety and insomnia; efficacy and adverse effects.
Presented by Dr Alby Elias MBBS, MD, FRANZCP 

Learning outcomes 

  • Identify the role of benzodiazepines in the treatment of anxiety and insomnia.
  • Outline the evidence base for concern about benzodiazepines misuse and dependence (“addiction”) in management of anxiety/insomnia in general practice.
  • Critically evaluate the contemporary guidelines for the treatment of anxiety.

*Self directed online video. This video is a complete recording of the live GP educational webinar presented by Dr Elias on March 23rd, 2021.
Confirmation of registration via email will include the link to learning video.


Dr Alby Elias - Psychiatry

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
RSVP: 22 May 2021

Call Carla Williams on 0439 40 77 33

Email Carla Williams on

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