SHINE SA Forum: Medication Abortion in Primary Care


SHINE SA, October 2022

This forum will look at the impact of recent changes to the decriminalisation of abortion in South Australia for clinicians.

Presented by Dr Tessa Moody, this forum will discuss access to medical and surgical abortion and how to integrate this service within general practice.

We will also discuss the follow up processes including contraception provision.

Dr Tessa Moody is a consultant at Pregnancy Advisory Centre, GP, Sexual Health Doctor at SHINE SA, and an Associate Clinical Lecturer at Adelaide University.

Course Outline

Participants will:

  • identify the impact of legislative changes to the decriminalisation of abortion in SA
  • summarise pathways to access medical and surgical abortion in South Australia
  • discuss follow-up of medication abortion, including contraception provision

Course Details

Registration and refreshments will begin at 6:00 pm with presentation starting 6:30 pm.


This training is open to doctors, nurses, midwives, Aboriginal Health Practitioners and allied health professionals.


  • This education is a CPD Activity under the RACGP CPD Program
  • Certificate of Attendance

Course Cost


Course Dates and Location

08 November 2022
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SHINE SA, 64c Woodville Road, Woodville, SA



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