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events in july 2019
Saturday
06
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 6 July 2019

Location

Monash Children’s Hospital, Victoria

Registration

Please note registration will open early May 2019.

For further information please contact:

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

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

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

  • Trainee/IMG: $770 Inc. GST
  • Consultant/Other: $1,100 Inc. GST

Enquiries

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

Register Now
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

 
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