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September 2018

Information on My Health digital record system from Suzanne Cartwright (Western Vic Primary Health Network); progress on listing new drugs Xofigo and Erlyead

August 2018

July meeting notes; results of member survey; video on the benefits of metformin (diabetes medication) in prostate cancer treatment for some men



July 2018

June meeting; update from Amanda Pomery and Brent Patching (PCFA)

June 2018

May meeting notes. Shayne Sullivan, a level 4 oncology massage therapist at Barwon Health spoke about the benefits of oncology massage.

May 2018

Notes from the April meeting. Guest speakers were urology nurses Selen Sharpe and Kirstyn Rantall

April 2018

March meeting notes: History of the Australian Advanced Prostate Cancer Support Group; Barwon South West Region service improvement opportunities

March 2018

Summary of the presentation from beyondblue ambassador Leon Sinnott, and news of a research breakthrough at Peter Mac

February 2018

January meeting notes, from the new room at St John of God Hospital. General group duscussion

January 2018

November meeting notes including Christine Redpath’s talk. Fabulous photos from the Group Christmas Lunch

November 2017

Greg Weeks and Katherine Snowden, Barwon Health Pharmacy on inner the workings of a hospital pharmacy. Group discussion on incontinence issues.