Events

events in april 2019
Wednesday
03
Apr

SA Long Course Program

Time

6.15pm

Location

GSA - Greenhill Executive Offices
213 Greenhill Road, Eastwood

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Education & Hospital Inspection Coordinator (SA/WA)
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Saturday
06
Apr

Junior Doctor Core Surgical Skills Course

General Surgeons Australia is hosting a Core Surgical Skills course for Junior Doctors up to PGY3

Applicants to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Surgical Education and Training (SET) program in General Surgery must demonstrate proficiency in a range of procedural skills and professional capabilities, to be eligible for selection.

This course is aimed at Junior Doctors who would like to increase their proficiency in these skills and works in line with the minimum requirements as per the Procedural Skills and Professional Capabilities report.

The course will be held at the state-of-the-art Monash Children’s Hospital Surgical Simulation Centre where you will be immersed in an authentic, simulated hospital and operating theatre training environment.  You will learn core and advanced laparoscopic skills, essential skills for the operating room and engage in a simulated ward environment.

View the full program here.

Please note that this course has a maximum of 24 participants. 

Date & Time

Saturday 6 April 2019
8:30am to 5.30pm

Location

Monash Children’s Hospital, Victoria

Registration

This course is now sold out.

Please email events@generalsurgeons.com.au if you wish to be added to a waitlist, incase of a cancellation.

Cost

GSA Junior Doctor Member $450 inc GST
Non-Member $550 inc GST

Not a member?  It’s only $55 (inc GST) per year, click here to join.

Refund Policy:

All cancellations must be received in writing. Cancellations received prior to Friday 8 March 2019 will incur a 20% cancellation fee. Cancellations received after this date will not be refunded.

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Junior Doctor Coordinator
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Saturday
06
Apr

NSW Educational Program

Topics

Benign Skin
Malignant Skin
Melanoma

Time

9:30am – 4:30pm

Location

Johnson & Johnson Medical Auditorium
1-5 Khartoum Road, North Ryde
Parking available at venue.

For further information please contact:

Katherine Naumoff
NSW-ACT Regional Executive Officer
P +61 477 888 578
E katherine.naumoff@generalsurgeons.com.au

Saturday
06
Apr

SA Short Course Program

Topic

  • Clinical Cases at MPH

Time

9am-11am

Location

Modbury Public Hospital
Smart Road, Modbury SA

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Education & Hospital Inspection Coordinator (SA/WA)
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Tuesday
09
Apr

WA WARTS Session

Time & Location

1.30pm-5.30pm
RACS, 184 Hampden Road, Nedlands, WA

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Education & Hospital Inspection Coordinator (SA/WA)
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Wednesday
10
Apr

SA Long Course Program

Time

6.15pm

Location

GSA - Greenhill Executive Offices
213 Greenhill Road, Eastwood

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Education & Hospital Inspection Coordinator (SA/WA)
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Saturday
13
Apr

2019 Simulation Workshop 1

On behalf of General Surgeons Australia and the Victorian/Tasmanian Training Committee, it is with pleasure that we invite you to participate in the 2019 Simulation Workshops.

There will be three simulation workshops on offer for trainees and IMGs to attend which is being coordinated by Mr Julian Choi. Each workshop is convened by an expert in the field.

As these workshops are being offered free of charge, we anticipate that they will be extremely popular. Places will be offered on a first-come first served basis.

Note: Due to the workshops being offered free of charge, any Trainee or IMG who registers but does not attend will be prohibited from attending any future simulation workshops.

Workshop #1

Topic

Laparoscopic Tissue Approximation Workshop

Date & Time

Saturday 13 April 2019
Morning group - 09:00 – 12:00, followed by lunch
Afternoon group - 12:30 – 15:30, lunch prior (replica of morning session)

Objective

Introduction to principle and technique of laparoscopic suturing. The acquisition of FLS skill sets, laparoscopic suturing skills on lap box trainer model and on pig small bowel model and the Acquisition of laparoscopic stapling skills.

Convenor

Mr Julian Choi

Number of participants

12 (3 groups of 4 trainees) per session

Venue

Skills and Education Centre
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
250-290 Spring Street, EAST MELBOURNE VIC 3002

Registration

Registration is closed.

Contact

Karen Clark
Victorian & Tasmanian Regional Executive Officer
T +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Maximum of 12 participants per group; please select either morning OR afternoon session below (NOT BOTH).

Wednesday
24
Apr

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Acutely ischaemic limb
  • Venous disease of the lower limb

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

Saturday
27
Apr

SA Short Course Program

Topic

  • Trial Viva - Anatomy, Pathophysiology & Operative

Time

9am-11am

Location

GSA
Greenhill Executive Offices
213 Greenhill Road, Eastwood

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Education & Hospital Inspection Coordinator (SA/WA)
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Saturday
27
Apr

VIC – Austin Surgical Education Program

Please click here for more information.

Topic

  • Breast Cancer

Time

12.30pm-5.30pm

Location

Austin Hospital
Lance Townsend Building, Lecture Theatre, Level 8

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Victorian & Tasmanian Regional Executive Officer
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Monday
29
Apr

Victorian/Tasmanian Educational Sessions - Eastern Health Surgical Education Program 2019

Time

6.30pm – 7.30pm (surgical quiz afterwards for interested participants)

Venue

Seminar Room 2
Level 3, 5 Arnold Street, Box Hill (building opposite Box Hill Hospital)

Topic

  • Acute and chronic pancreatitis - Assessment and initial management
  • How I do it - TBC

For more information, please contact

Karen Clark
Victorian & Tasmanian Regional Executive Officer
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au
P +61 8 8274 3791

 
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