Jean Hailes is a renowned and respected provider of high-quality, evidence-based, specialist women's health learning opportunities for health professionals. Education is provided via a range of channels including online and face-to-face activities. Jean Hailes also provides practice support information and health professional tools to guide diagnosis and management of various conditions as well as patient information sheets and booklets.
Our aim is to optimise access to education for health professionals across all sectors including metropolitan, regional and rural Australia. Jean Hailes continually reviews and revises the education, tools and resources we provide. Feedback from health professionals is extremely valuable to this process. If you would like to tell us more about your learning needs and preferences, or provide feedback, please email the Jean Hailes health professional education team on [email protected].
Active Learning Modules (ALMs)
This area provides the opportunity to complete Active Learning Modules which deliver structured, quality education opportunities aimed at achieving changes in performance, knowledge, skills, behaviours and attitudes.
Jean Hailes provides a range of webinars and presentations with audio for health professionals. These online educational activities contribute to continuing professional development requirements of health professional peak bodies such as RACGP.
This webpage is a growing hub for providing relevant and practical advice from Jean Hailes experts in easy-to-digest formats including videos, checklists and case studies.
Jean Hailes for Women's Health has developed practice support tools for health professionals for the assessment and management of endometriosis, menopause and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).
Resources - order
Jean Hailes produces a wide variety of free health information resources for women and health professionals. You can order some of the resources in bulk for your clinic, practice, health centre or other health service by simply submitting an order form.
Free monthly health articles
Jean Hailes' free monthly health articles are available to health and community organisations for publication in your newsletter, magazine, blog or website. These articles cover a different women's health issue each month on topics such as anxiety and worry, vitamin D deficiency, endometriosis, hormone replacement therapy and polycystic ovary syndrome – just to name a few.
Jean Hailes, with generous funding from the Collie Foundation, has conducted a three-year research project into better understanding the unique health information needs of migrant groups. The results of this project are a range of culturally relevant resources that are freely available for download and distribution.
Professional development seminars
Jean Hailes provides professional development opportunities for medical practitioners, nurses and allied health professionals through a variety of individually designed seminars ranging from a one hour presentation to a full day workshop.
Women’s health course
Family Planning Victoria has developed a new comprehensive women's health course to provide foundation skills to health professionals with limited experience in the Australian context. Find out more about this course and similar courses held in South Australia and New South Wales.
Other providers of Women’s Health CPD
Please find listed a range of continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities in the area of women's health. The listing focuses on education from high-quality, not-for-profit providers and/or education that is provided free of charge.