EMBED: Education about the
Management of Binge Eating Disorder

RACGP Accredited CPD Activity and GPMHSC MH CPD Activity: 4-step Blended Learning Program (40 CPD points)


Participate in a comprehensive training program that supports GPs to:

  • Recall the latest evidence on the scope and impact of unmanaged BED
  • Explain the neurobiological and cognitive models of BED and its comorbidities
  • Identify and screen patients at risk of BED
  • Navigate the MBS items and health services available for patients with BED
  • Prepare a referral plan for the management of a patient with BED

To qualify for 40 CPD points, participants will need to complete the 4 steps in the EMBED blended learning program:

  • Step 1: 1-hour online learning component
  • Step 2: 2-hour live webinar
  • Step 3: Two x 2-hour online case study-based practical skills workshops
  • Step 4: Patient identification reinforcing activity

Participants can choose to complete Steps 2 and 3 on one of the following dates:

Sunday 21 November 2021
(09:00-16:30 AEDT) or

Saturday 5 March 2022
(09:00-16:30 AEDT)

Available on the EMPOWERED online medical education platform:

www.empoweredonline.com.au

Please note: This content is only available to registered healthcare professionals.

The EMBED educational initiative was developed by an independent steering committee who have extensive experience in the management of BED with support from The Med Collective (TMC), a medical education agency, and Panwar Health, a medical writing agency that is a CPD Education Provider under the RACGP CPD Program. The steering committee, TMC and Panwar Health gratefully acknowledge the financial support of Takeda to enable this initiative to be undertaken. Takeda has had an opportunity to review the materials for scientific accuracy and fair balance. This educational activity is targeted at your professional development and is for Australian healthcare professionals only. There is no charge for completing the EMBED activities. In accordance with RACGP requirements, the RACGP Education Provider, Panwar Health Pty Ltd, will submit reports to RACGP for CPD purposes.