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Events

events in july 2019
Wednesday
03
Jul

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

Monday
08
Jul

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

  • Perianal disease
  • How I do it – mucosal advancement flap

For more information, please contact

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

Saturday
13
Jul

ANZHPBA Intensive Training Day

ANZHPBA is holding its inaugural intensive training day for senior General Surgery SET trainees.

The programme is aimed to cover the HPB Surgery topics outlined in the General Surgery Curriculum. Presented by expert clinicians, this is an opportunity for senior SET trainees to review the required content as well as practice exam questions. The course will augment individual study programmes as trainees approach the RACS Fellowship Exam.

Please click here to view a flyer for further information.

Date & Time

13 July 2019

Venue

Park Royal Hotel
Melbourne Airport

Register

Please click here to register.

For more information, please contact:

ANZHPBA
E: anzhpba@gmail.com

Saturday
13
Jul

Junior Doctor Intermediate to Advanced Laparoscopic Skills Course

General Surgeons Australia is hosting an Intermediate to Advanced Laparoscopic Skills Course for Junior Doctors PGY3+

A highly practical one-day course targeted at senior residents and surgical registrars PGY3+, aimed at providing participants with an introduction to advanced laparoscopic skills.

Each participant will be assigned to their own laparoscopic trainer to practice and enhance their laparoscopic skills under guided expert supervision.

The course will be held at the state-of-the-art Monash Children’s Hospital Surgical Simulation Centre.

Date & Time

Saturday 13 July 2019
8.30am to 5.30pm

Location

Monash Children’s Hospital, Victoria

Program

Please click here to view the program flyer.

Cost

GSA Junior Doctor Member $750 inc GST
Non-Member $850 inc GST

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

Registration

Please click Register Now

Numbers strictly limited - 10 participants.

For further information please contact:

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

Register Now
Wednesday
17
Jul

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Acute surgical conditions in the pregnant patient
  • Trauma in pregnant patient

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

Thursday
18
Jul

Victorian/Tasmanian Educational Sessions - Southern Surgical Lecture Series 2019

Venue

Monash Medical Centre
Lecture Theatre 2
246 Clayton Road
Clayton VIC 3168

Topic

Breast

Time

6.30pm - 7.00pm - Exam preparation quiz aimed at senior trainees
7.00pm - 9.00pm - MASTER session on allocated topic

For more information, please contact

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

Saturday
20
Jul

2019 Simulation Workshop 2

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 #2

Topic

Laparoscopic CBD exploration workshop

Date & Time

Saturday 20 July 2019
Morning group - 08:00 – 12:15, followed by lunch
Lecture – All welcome – 12:15-13:15
Afternoon group – 13:15– 17:00, (replica of morning session)

Objective

Introduce the trainee to the principles of laparoscopic CBD exploration, including indications and equipment required. Allow trainees the time to practice the motor skills required to perform this procedure safely.

Convenor

Mr Julian Choi

Number of participants

16 in each group.

Venue

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

Registration

This course has sold out.

Contact

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

Maximum of 16 participants per group; please select either morning OR afternoon session below (NOT BOTH).

Monday
22
Jul

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

  • Hernias – inguinal, femoral
  • How I do it – laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair

For more information, please contact

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

Monday
22
Jul

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
24
Jul

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

Monday
29
Jul
Until Tuesday
30th Jul

Management of Surgical Emergencies Course

  • Monday 29 & Tuesday 30 July, 2019
  • Sydney - Venue TBC

Eligibility

  • SET 3-5 General Surgery Trainees
  • International Medical Graduates.
  • Consultants

The MOSES course aims to assist SET 3+ Trainees, IMGs, and Consultants to:

  • Make better decisions, negotiate dilemmas, and manage distractors in emergency surgery
  • Reduce error
  • Achieve better outcomes
  • Work more effectively within a team
  • Improve situational awareness
  • Provide strategies for getting out of trouble
  • Assist with Fellowship Exam preparation

Run over two full days, MOSES involves a variety of teaching methods including core lectures, skills stations, and group discussions. The course focuses on assessment and decision making skills for emergency situations, within the peri-operative period covering, but not limited to, the following:

  1. Upper Gastro Intestinal Bleed/ Gastro Intestinal Bleed
  2. Gastrectomy
  3. Bowel Obstruction
  4. Abdominal Emergency
  5. Post Thyroidectomy Bleed
  6. Laparotomy
  7. Complications after rectal surgery
  8. Intestinal Obstruction
  9. Soft Tissue Infection

With a high ration of faculty to a low ratio of participants, MOSES will offer you an excellent opportunity to develop strategy and problem solving skills for commonly encountered surgical emergencies in a small team environment, with senior General Surgical Consultants. MOSES is aimed at International Medical Graduates and senior SET Trainees, particularly Trainees and IMGs who are contemplating their Fellowship exam, and post Fellowship General Surgical Fellows/Consultants.

Registration

This course is fully allocated - if you would like to be waitlisted please contact Sally Erickson by email - sally.erickson@generalsurgeons.com.au 

Wednesday
31
Jul

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Cholangiocarcinoma

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
31
Jul

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

 
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