Events

events in october 2021
Tuesday
05
Oct
Until Wednesday
6th Oct

Management of Surgical Emergencies Course - NSW

  • Tuesday 05 and Wednesday 06 October (just prior to GSA ASM) 
  • Sydney - *Hyatt Regency Darling Harbour

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

Wednesday
06
Oct

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Severe Pelvic Trauma
  • Severe extremity 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

Thursday
07
Oct
Until Sunday
10th Oct

2021 GSA ASM - Surgical Oncology

  • Thursday 07 October: Trainees' Day
  • Friday 08-Sunday 10 October: GSA ASM Scientific Program
  • Hyatt Regency Darling Harbour, Sydney

Scientific Convenors

  1. Dr Julie Howle FRACS - Surgical Ocologist & Specialist Endocrine Surgeon, Westmead Sydney
  2. Dr Warrren Hargreaves FRACS - Surgical Oncologist & Specialist Breast Surgeon, ST Vincent's Sydney

Program + Regsitration

Further details including the program, abstract submissions, and registration will be available in March, 2021 - visit asm.generalsureons.com.au for updates.

Enquiries

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

Tuesday
19
Oct

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • MASTERCLASS: GORD and Hiatus hernia by David Gotley
  • Oesophageal strictures

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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