New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory

The NSW/ACT Training Committee of the Australian Board in General Surgery is responsible for providing recommendations and advice to the Board on regional issues including trainee requests, selection, hospital inspections, and educational courses.

The membership and 2022 meeting dates are listed below.

New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory Training Committee

Chairperson

Dr Gabriella Vasica, FRACS

Deputy Chair

Dr Hamish Urquhart, FRACS

Training Guide

Download the 2022 NSW/ACT Training Guide (available soon)

NSW/ACT Training Committee Meeting Dates and Requests Due

Meeting Date: 2 March 2022
Trainee request/agenda items due: 11 February 2022

Meeting Date: 11 May 2022
Trainee request/agenda items due: 11 April 2022*

Meeting Date: 20 July 2022
Trainee request/agenda items due: 24 June 2022

Meeting Date: 7 September 2022
Trainee request/agenda items due: 12 August 2022

Meeting Date: 23 November 2022
Trainee request/agenda items due: 28 October 2022

*PLEASE NOTE: As per the Board in General Surgery Training Regulations (www.generalsurgeons.com.au), all requests for the following year (for interruption/extension etc) must be approved by 31 July by both the NSW/ACT Training Committee and Australian Board in General Surgery. Requests for medical or parental interruption will be provided with exemptions to this timeline provided appropriate documentation is submitted with the request and adhere to all relevant College Policies.

Requests submitted after this date will only be considered in exceptional circumstances.

Term Dates

Term 2 - 2021
End Date: Sunday 6 February 2022

Term 1 - 2022
Start date: Monday 7 February 2022
End Date: Sunday 7 August 2022

Term 2 - 2022
Start date: Monday 8 August 2022
End Date: Sunday 5 February 2023

Assessments

NSW/ACT Assessment Due Dates

Submission of paperwork due no later than:

  • Term 2 - 2021
    End of Term Assessment & Logbook: 6 February 2022
  • Term 1 - 2022
    Mid Term Assessment: 8 May 2022
    End of Term Assessment & Logbook: 7 August 2022
  • Term 2 - 2022
    Mid Term Assessment: 6 November 2022
    End of Term Assessment & Logbook: 5 February 2023

For all queries please contact

Katherine Naumoff
Regional Executive Officer
E: [email protected]
T: +61 477 888 578

 
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