Events

events in september 2019
Monday
02
Sep

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Colonic pseudo-obstruction
  • Crohn’s disease

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
02
Sep

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

  • Melanoma / NM skin cancer
  • How I do it – axillary lymph node dissection

For more information, please contact

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

Wednesday
04
Sep
Until Friday
6th Sep

5th World Congress on Controversies in Breast Cancer - CoBrCa

When More is Less?

  • 04-06 September, 2019  
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 

Hosted by the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).

The 5th CoBrCa Congress will continue to directly address key and controversial issues facing clinicians in their daily practice in an effort to find solutions to unresolved clinical and therapeutic problems. Experts will debate, discuss and present lectures on topics in medical oncology, surgery, breast imaging, radiation oncology, pathology, reconstruction and more. At the end of each lecture, the audience will be provided with ample time to join the discussion.

To find out more about the program and to register, please visit cobrca.org.

Wednesday
04
Sep

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

Thursday
05
Sep

The 10th Sino-Australia/New Zealand (RACS) Conference on Surgical Oncology

Please click here to view a poster.

Please click here to view the program.

Please click here to register.

Date

5th September 2019

Location

Lecture Theatre 8D, Royal Adelaide Hospital

For further information please contact:

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
E college.sa@surgeons.org

Friday
06
Sep
Until Sunday
8th Sep

Anatomy of Surgical Exposure Course

Please click here to view a flyer.

Please click here for further information and to register.

Date

6th to 8th September 2019

Location

James Cook University
Cairns

For further information please contact:

Penny Philips
Co-ordinator Regional Medical Training – Cairns
E penny.phillips@jcu.edu.au

Friday
06
Sep

CTEC’s Core Skills: Intermediate Laparoscopic Skills Workshop

This highly practical one day workshop covers the most efficient techniques for laparoscopic intra and extracorporeal knot tying and intracorporeal suturing.

It will increase technical skills in two handed operative techniques and the ability to tie intra and extra corporeal knots.  Practical sessions feature a dedicated work station for each participant, with assistance provided by a medical student camera operator.

Suitable For:

Surgical Trainees and Consultants.

Workshop Content:

The workshop will focus on the following tasks:

  • Passing a ligature
  • Extracorporeal knot tying
  • Intracorporeal suturing – placing sutures
  • Intracorporeal knot tying
  • Formation and use of endoloop

Practical Animal Tissue Based Skill Stations:

Patients will undertake the following procedures:

  • Laparoscopic suturing of enterotomies
  • Laparoscopic appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic assisted gastrostomy

Date & Time

Friday 6th September 2019
8.15am 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

Sunday
08
Sep
Until Tuesday
10th Sep

GESA’s Australian Gastroenterology Week (AGW) 2019

Please click here for further information and to register.

Date

8-10 September 2019

Venue

Adelaide Convention Centre

For more information, please contact:

Wendy Weston
Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)
P: 1300 766 176
E: wweston@gesa.org.au

Tuesday
10
Sep
Until Wednesday
11th Sep

Adelaide Tracheostomy Course

Please click here to view a flyer.

Date & Time

10 to 11 September 2019

Venue

Day 1: Flinders Centre for Innovation in Cancer
Ground Floor Function Room
Flinders Drive, Bedford Park, SA 5042

Day 2: Surgical and Imaging Facility
SAHMRI PIRL 101 Blacks Road, Gilles Plains, SA 5086

Register

Please click here for further information and to register.

For more information, please contact:

Michelle Stuart
P: 08 8204 4247
E: atc@sa.gov.au

Wednesday
11
Sep

SA Long Course Program

Time

6.15pm

Location

RACS
51-54 Palmer Place, North Adelaide

For further information please contact:

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

Thursday
12
Sep

Victorian/Tasmanian Educational Sessions - Southern Surgical Lecture Series 2019

Venue

Dandenong Hospital
Diagnostic Imaging Conference Room

Topic

Acute Gastro-duodenal bleeding

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

Thursday
12
Sep

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

Saturday
14
Sep

Austin Northern Surgical Education Program 2019

Please click here to for further information.

Date

14 September 2019

Venue

Austin Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Dept of Surgery, Level 8, Lance Townsend Building

For more information, please contact:

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

Monday
16
Sep

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

  • Trauma / Burns – EMST/EMSB revision
  • How I do it – trauma laparotomy

For more information, please contact

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

Wednesday
18
Sep

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Nutritional deficiencies and treatment
  • Complications of bariatric surgery

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
18
Sep

SA Long Course Program

Time

6.15pm

Location

RACS
51-54 Palmer Place, North Adelaide

For further information please contact:

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

Thursday
19
Sep
Until Friday
20th Sep

Adelaide Hernia Conference 2019

The University of Adelaide, Discipline of Surgery, is pleased to be hosting the 2019 Adelaide Hernia Conference:

Hernia Repair in 2019: The Good, Bad and Ugly

Working towards patient-centred hernia repair

  • 19-20 September
  • The Pullman Adelaide

To register please visit trybooking.com/herniarepair2019

Enquiries

Kimberley Walters - Executive Assistant 
Division of Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
P 61 08 8222 8492 
kimberly.walters@sa.gov.au

Thursday
19
Sep
Until Saturday
21st Sep

Australian and New Zealand Head & Neck Cancer Society

New Science, Better Treatments

  • 21st Annual Scientific Meeting 
  • 19 – 21 September 2019
  • Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia 

Convener

  • Dr Brian Stein
    Medical Oncologist, Adelaide Cancer Centre/Royal Adelaide Hospital

Topics

  • Immunology and the head and neck cancer patient
  • The science behind the therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Radiation therapy
  • Surgery and the immune system
  • The bad with the good: late effects

Please visit anzhncs.org for further information.

Contact

RACS Conferences & Events Management 
T 61 3 9249 1139 
anzhncs.asm@surgeons.org

 

Wednesday
25
Sep

SA Long Course Program

Time

6.15pm

Location

RACS
51-54 Palmer Place, North Adelaide

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
30
Sep

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

  • Choledocholithiasis – approaches to management
  • How I do it – Laparoscopic transcystic exploration of bile duct

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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