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Events

events in november 2019
Saturday
02
Nov
Until Monday
4th Nov

PSA 2019 ASC - Operating in a Big Country

Enhancing Outcomes from Major Surgery in Provincial Cities

Held in conjunction with the 2019 Rural SIG

  • Saturday 02 - Monday 04 November, 2019
  • Mercure Ballarat

Scientific Convenors

  • Mr Bruce Stewart FRACS
    Specialist General & Colorectal Surgeon - Ballarat
  • Dr Greg Henderson FANZCA 
    Specialist Anaesthetist - Ballarat

Program

The Scientific Program will be available in May 2019 - please visit psa.generalsurgeons.com.au for updates.

International Guest Speaker

  • Dr Samantha Quade MD
    Colorectal & Trauma Surgeon - Harbourside, Seattle, US

Registration

Registration will open in May, 2019

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are now available for the PSA 2019 ASC - click here to find out more.

Enquiries

Sally Erickson | Events Manager & Communications Officer
P 61 3 9249 1142
sally.erickson@generalsurgeons.com.au

Monday
04
Nov

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Lateral neck lumps
  • Submandibular pathology

Time & Location

7.00pm
RACS, 59-69 Shafston Avenue, Kangaroo Point

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 7 3317 8382
E rachel.craddock@generalsurgeons.com.au

Wednesday
20
Nov

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Lynch syndrome
  • Rectal prolapse

Time & Location

7.00pm
RACS, 59-69 Shafston Avenue, Kangaroo Point

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 7 3317 8382
E rachel.craddock@generalsurgeons.com.au

Friday
22
Nov

CTEC’s Core Skills: Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills Workshop

CTEC’s Core Skills: Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills Workshop is a highly practical one day cadaveric workshop aimed at providing Senior Trainees and Consultants in Colorectal Surgery with the most efficient techniques for advanced laparoscopic colorectal surgery, including safe colon mobilisation and techniques for vessel control.

The workshop aims to provide participants the opportunity to gain and consolidate skills in dissection techniques and knowledge of anatomy associated with colorectal resections.  This cadaveric workshop will also feature case scenarios and discussions, whilst allowing sufficient time for practising skills in a supportive environment with a high faculty to participant ratio. Limited places for Observers are available.

Workshop Content

Participants will deepen their understanding and skills in the following areas:

Demonstration and Cadaveric Practical Sessions

  • Safe laparoscopic colorectal dissection techniques
  • Laparoscopic right hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic high anterior resection (left hemicolectomy)

Presentations

  • Ergonomics
  • Entry techniques
  • Trocar and instrument placement
  • Dissection techniques and vessel control
    • Blunt and sharp dissection
    • Energised dissection
    • Sealing vessels, staplers, clips and energised sealers
    • Patient preparation

Case discussion

  • Critical points during surgery

Date & Time

Friday 22nd November 2019
8.00am to 5.00pm

Location

CTEC, The University of Western Australia, Perth

Registration

Please click here to view CTEC's website for further information and to register.

Contact

John Linehan
CTEC Senior Course Co-ordinator
P  +61 8 6488 8049
john.linehan@uwa.edu.au
W www.ctec.uwa.edu.au

Wednesday
27
Nov

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Endometriosis
  • Testicular swelling

Time & Location

7.00pm
RACS, 59-69 Shafston Avenue, Kangaroo Point

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 7 3317 8382
E rachel.craddock@generalsurgeons.com.au

 
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