Rheumatic fever and follow up in children and adults

WEBINAR: Tuesday 1 February 2022, 7.30 - 8.45 pm

In this webinar, our panel will cover a range of topics relating to rheumatic fever in the community and how to manage children and adults using case examples where relevant. Topics to be covered include:

  •     New incidental murmur in a Pacific child.
  •     Monoarthritis and atypical arthritis.
  •     RhF in Pregnancy.
  •     Cardiac presentations of RhF/RHD.
  •     Recurrent ARF in an 18 yr old.
  •     What to monitor after BPG has been discontinued.


Our expert panel are:

  • Rachel Webb, Paediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist, Starship Child Health and KidzFirst, Counties Manukau
  • Nigel Wilson, Paediatric Cardiologist, Starship Child Health
  • Simon Briggs, Infectious Diseases Specialist/General Physician, Auckland City Hospital
  • Belinda Paku, Rheumatic fever community nurse, Counties Manukau, TBC


This presentation is intended for qualified health practitioners professional development and should not be relied upon for any other purpose. Any opinions offered are those of the presenter or other speaker and do not necessarily represent the views of Goodfellow Unit.

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