Events

events in september 2021
Friday
03
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:

Service Registrars, 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 Surgical Skill Stations:

Participants will undertake the following procedures:

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

This workshop utilises a range of animal tissue and synthetic models for the practical skill stations. The workshop will also feature case scenarios and discussions, whilst also allowing sufficient time to practise skills.

CPD Approvals:

RACS CPD Program reapproval will be sought for 2021.

Time:

08.15am to 05.00pm

Location:

CTEC, The University of Western Australia, Perth

Further information and registrations:

Please click here to view CTEC's website for further information and to register.

CTEC Contact:

John Linehan CTEC Senior Course Coordinator
P +61 8 6488 8049
E john.linehan@uwa.edu.au
ctec.uwa.edu.au

Friday
03
Sep

Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology

We are pleased to invite you to the Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery

Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology.

Peter Mac logo

Program Overview

These lectures are for all Surgical Trainees and are pitched at a level expected for the Fellowship Examination in General Surgery.

The program commences on Friday 13 August 2021 and will run weekly until April 2022.

The lectures will also be recorded and available on a secure site (Peter Mac Learning Hub) for the duration of the program.

Program Co-ordinators

Dr Mike Bozin FRACS
Upper GI Fellow

Professor Michael Henderson FRACS
Deputy Director of Cancer Surgery

Session 4

Friday 3rd September 2021
16:00-17:00 (AEST)

  • Topic: Abdominal wall reconstruction and hernias
  • Presented by: Paedar Waters

Further information

For further assistance in accessing this lecture series, please email the Peter Mac Office of Cancer Education at education@petermac.org

The Zoom log-in details can be accessed here (please log in to the GSA Website to access).

Monday
06
Sep

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Blunt and penetrating chest injury
  • Thoracotomy for trauma

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

Monday
06
Sep

WA WARTS session

Time & Location

1.30pm-5.30pm
Fremantle Hospital

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
08
Sep

SA Long Course Program

This is a state based educational program, suitable only for SA-NT Trainees/SIMGs.

Time & Location

6.30pm
RACS, Kent Town SA.

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
WA/SA Education Coordinator
P +61 436 910 919
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Friday
10
Sep
Until Saturday
11th Sep

CSSANZ Spring Colorectal Meeting

Hybrid Meeting: Online and In-Person

Please click here to view website and to register.

Location

Crowne Plaza Adelaide

Date

10th & 11th September 2021

For further information please contact:

E cssanz@yrd.com.au

Friday
10
Sep

Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology

We are pleased to invite you to the Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery

Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology.

Peter Mac logo

Program Overview

These lectures are for all Surgical Trainees and are pitched at a level expected for the Fellowship Examination in General Surgery.

The program commences on Friday 13 August 2021 and will run weekly until April 2022.

The lectures will also be recorded and available on a secure site (Peter Mac Learning Hub) for the duration of the program.

Program Co-ordinators

Dr Mike Bozin FRACS
Upper GI Fellow

Professor Michael Henderson FRACS
Deputy Director of Cancer Surgery

Session 5

Friday 10th September 2021
16:00-17:00 (AEST)

  • Topic: Proctology
  • Presented by: Jacob McCormick

Further information

For further assistance in accessing this lecture series, please email the Peter Mac Office of Cancer Education at education@petermac.org

The Zoom log-in details can be accessed here (please log in to the GSA Website to access).

Wednesday
15
Sep

SA Long Course Program

This is a state based educational program, suitable only for SA-NT Trainees/SIMGs.

Time & Location

6.30pm
RACS, Kent Town SA.

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
WA/SA Education Coordinator
P +61 436 910 919
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Friday
17
Sep

Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology

We are pleased to invite you to the Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery

Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology.

Peter Mac logo

Program Overview

These lectures are for all Surgical Trainees and are pitched at a level expected for the Fellowship Examination in General Surgery.

The program commences on Friday 13 August 2021 and will run weekly until April 2022.

The lectures will also be recorded and available on a secure site (Peter Mac Learning Hub) for the duration of the program.

Program Co-ordinators

Dr Mike Bozin FRACS
Upper GI Fellow

Professor Michael Henderson FRACS
Deputy Director of Cancer Surgery

Session 6

Friday 17th September 2021
16:00-17:00 (AEST)

  • Topic: Melanoma
  • Presented by: David Gyorki

Further information

For further assistance in accessing this lecture series, please email the Peter Mac Office of Cancer Education at education@petermac.org

The Zoom log-in details can be accessed here (please log in to the GSA Website to access).

Wednesday
22
Sep

SA Long Course Program

This is a state based educational program, suitable only for SA-NT Trainees/SIMGs.

Time & Location

6.30pm
RACS, Kent Town SA.

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
WA/SA Education Coordinator
P +61 436 910 919
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

Friday
24
Sep

Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology

We are pleased to invite you to the Peter Mac Department of Cancer Surgery

Online Lecture Series on Surgical Oncology.

Peter Mac logo

Program Overview

These lectures are for all Surgical Trainees and are pitched at a level expected for the Fellowship Examination in General Surgery.

The program commences on Friday 13 August 2021 and will run weekly until April 2022.

The lectures will also be recorded and available on a secure site (Peter Mac Learning Hub) for the duration of the program.

Program Co-ordinators

Dr Mike Bozin FRACS
Upper GI Fellow

Professor Michael Henderson FRACS
Deputy Director of Cancer Surgery

Session 7

Friday 24th September 2021
16:00-17:00 (AEST)

  • Topic: Skin and other cutaneous malignancies
  • Presented by: Michael Henderson

Further information

For further assistance in accessing this lecture series, please email the Peter Mac Office of Cancer Education at education@petermac.org

The Zoom log-in details can be accessed here (please log in to the GSA Website to access).

Saturday
25
Sep
Until Sunday
26th Sep

Breastics24h Meeting

BREASTICS24h will be a 24 hour, virtual Breast Oncoplastic Surgery event following daylight from noon on 25 September 2021 until noon on 26 September 2021.  These dates have been chosen for the audience's convenience as they are equinox time where days and nights are almost equal at both southern and northern hemispheres.

AIM: Breastics24h is aimed at providing education to those who are at the beginning of their training in Breast Surgery.

The event involves eight specialty bodies including societies, academies and web-based organisations from eight different meridians/time zones of the world. Faculty will comprise of eminent and highly experienced surgeons and faculty members from all around the world with the program comprising of a mix of lectures, surgical videos, case and structured panel discussions, role plays and Q&A.

BreastSurgANZ is proud to be a partner in the Breastics24h Program.

View the Scientific Program.

For further information please contact:

E enquiries@breastsurganz.org

Wednesday
29
Sep

SA Long Course Program

This is a state based educational program, suitable only for SA-NT Trainees/SIMGs.

Time & Location

6.30pm
RACS, Kent Town SA.

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
WA/SA Education Coordinator
P +61 436 910 919
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

 
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