Events

events in may 2021
Tuesday
04
May
Until Saturday
8th May

ASGBI Virtual Congress 2021 | Future Surgery Reboot

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS AND VIDEOS

DEADLINE: SUNDAY 31st JANUARY 2021

Abstract and video submissions are invited for the first UK major surgical conference of the year. All presented/displayed abstracts are published in the BJS.

The theme of the Congress is Future Surgery - rebooted from 2020 to include sessions relevant to the current situation.

There will be no additional charge for submitting
an ePoster in 2021.

Please click here for details on Abstract Submission
for this event.

Registration is now open, including a special rate for Trainees.
Please click here for more information.

For all queries, please contact:

Vicki Grant
Communications and Events Manager
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
E vickigrant@asgbi.org.uk

Saturday
08
May
Until Sunday
9th May

Management of Surgical Emergencies Course - VIC

  • Saturday 08 and Sunday 09 May (prior to RACS ASC) 
  • Melbourne - *Crown Conference Centre

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 
This course has been fully allocated.
*Please be aware that this course may move to an online/virtual format, depending on Covid-restrictions. We will do our best to run the course face-to-face where possible, but in the event of an outbreak and/or further restrictions, we will move to online.
 

Enquiries
Sally Erickson 
sally.erickson@generalsurgeons.com.au 
P +61 3 9149 1142

Monday
10
May

Trainees' Day - Vascular + Transplant

  • Monday 10 May (prior to RACS ASC)
  • Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre + Live Streaming

Program

Scientific program will be available soon

Please note, attendance at this event may count towards the General Surgery SET Program Regulation 4.10.1 - minimum Trainees' Days attendance, for those who have commenced SET Training.

Registration

AUD $99 Inc. GST

  • This program will be offered both face-to-face and live-streamed. 
  • Based on Covid-restrictions in place at the time of the event, face-to-face numbers may be capped. 
  • You will be contacted prior to, to determine your preference based on availability. 
  • Should restrictions be implemented that affect face-to-face, the program will move to a fully-virtual format.
 

Enquiries
Sally Erickson 
sally.erickson@generalsurgeons.com.au 
P +61 3 9149 1142

Register Now
Monday
17
May

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Liver Metastases
  • Hepatic anatomy and liver resection

This event will be delivered as a live stream.

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 427 148 304
E rachel.craddock@generalsurgeons.com.au

 
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