PANEL: What role do GPs have in the Response to Epidemics?
The outbreak of the coronavirus across China and other counties highlights the importance of preparing for future health epidemics. This subject will be explored in this expert panel discussion, focusing on the following:
• What role do GPs play in reducing the risk of public epidemic outbreaks?
• Are Australia’s GPs prepared for an epidemic?
• What measures can we take to strengthen our response?
• What are the key challenges GPs face in dealing with this risk?
Dr Michael Bonning
Chair of AMA (NSW)
Australian Medical Association (NSW)
Dr Simon Kos
Chief Executive officer
Nalani Cox MACN
Nurse Manager – CPC
Gold Coast Health