Events

events in november 2024
Tuesday
05
Nov

QLD Core Course Program #14

Topics

Adrenocortical carcinoma + functional adrenal tumours
• Pathophysiology
• Work up for and surgery for these tumours

Graves disease and multinodular goitre
• Physiology and clinical symptoms and signs
• Mx of MNG and Graves

Time & Location

7.00pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

Wednesday
06
Nov

SA Long Course Program

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

Time & Location

6.30pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

Sunday
10
Nov
Until Wednesday
13th Nov

Joint ESA-SRB-ANZBMS Annual Scientific Meeting

Please click here to register and for more information.

Date

10-13 November 2024

Location

Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia

Conference Organiser

E: [email protected]

Wednesday
13
Nov
Until Friday
15th Nov

COSA Annual Scientific Meeting

Please click here to register and for more information.

Date

13-15 November 2024

Location

Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre, QLD

Conference Organiser

E: [email protected]

Wednesday
13
Nov

SA Long Course Program

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

Time & Location

6.30pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

Friday
15
Nov

CTEC 2024 - General Surgery Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

This all new CTEC workshop is designed to provide a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of endoscopy and colonoscopy. This workshop will equip participants with the skills to execute these procedures safely and effectively, for diagnostic and certain therapeutic interventions. It is intended that participants will deepen their understanding and confidence in the Core level training standards required for certification with the Conjoint Committee for the Recognition of Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Suitable for:

Core Training GSET Trainees, Early SET Trainees in General Surgery. Limited places for Unaccredited Registrars and Resident Medical Officers

Workshop Content

Participants will benefit from close supervision by expert faculty from the disciplines of Surgery and Gastroenterology.

Demonstration and Hands-on Sessions:

  • Basic techniques
  • Air insufflation and suction
  • Driving the scope
  • Argon gas coagulation

Hands-on Sessions:

  • Loading the scope
  • Biopsy and snaring
  • Endoscopic management of Upper GI bleeding (Gold probe)
  • Injection of adrenaline
  • Clipping
  • Basics of colonoscopy

Presentations:

  • Endoscopy Training in the 21st Century
  • Getting Started and Preparation for Endoscopy

CPD Approvals:

This educational activity was approved in the 2023 and prior RACS CPD Programs. Approval is being sought for 2024 with CPD Home.

Time and Location:

07.45am to 05.00pm, CTEC, The University of Western Australia, Perth

Further information and registrations:

https://www.ctec.uwa.edu.au/

CTEC Contact:

John Linehan
CTEC Senior Course Coordinator
P +61 8 6488 8049
E [email protected]

Saturday
16
Nov

2024 Simulation Workshop 3

On behalf of General Surgeons Australia and the Victorian/Tasmanian Training Committee, it is with pleasure that we invite you to participate in the 2024 Simulation Workshops.

There will be three simulation workshops on offer for trainees and SIMGs to attend which are being coordinated by Dr Fiona Reid and Dr Yuen Chiu Kang. Each workshop is convened by experts in the field.

As these workshops are being offered free of charge, we anticipate that they will be extremely popular. Places will be offered on a first-come first served basis.

Note: Due to the workshops being offered free of charge, any Trainee or SIMG who registers but does not attend will be prohibited from attending any future simulation workshops.

Workshop #3

Topic

Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Workshop

Date & Time

Saturday 16 November 2024
Morning group - 09:00 – 12:00 followed by lunch
Afternoon group – 13:00– 16:00, (replica of morning session)

Objective

Introduce the trainee to the principles of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair, covering the two techniques commonly used in Australia today. Participants will also be given the opportunity to practice the manoeuvres required to perform this procedure safely.

Convenors

Dr Fiona Reid and Dr Yuen Chiu Kang

Number of participants

16 in each group.

Venue

Skills and Education Centre
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
250-290 Spring Street, EAST MELBOURNE VIC 3002

Registration

Please click 'Register Now'

Contact

Fiona Bull
Manager - Education & Training
E: [email protected]
T: +61 3 9249 126

Maximum of 16 participants per group; please select either morning OR afternoon session below (NOT BOTH).

Register Now
Tuesday
19
Nov

NSW-ACT Educational Program #10

Time & Location

7.00pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information & log-in queries please contact:

E [email protected]

Tuesday
19
Nov

QLD Core Course Program #15

Topics

Chronic limb ischaemia
• Pathophysiology and assessment of peripheral vascular disease
• Overview of surgical management

Venous disease of the lower limb
• Lower limb venous anatomy and pathophysiology
• Management of varicose veins and venous ulcers

Time & Location

7.00pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

Wednesday
20
Nov

SA Long Course Program

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

Time & Location

6.30pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

Friday
22
Nov

WA Registrar Training in Surgery Program

Time & Location

1:30pm (AWST)
RACS WA - 216 Stirling Hwy, Claremont, WA
GSA Online (Zoom Meeting) - rural trainees only

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

Wednesday
27
Nov

SA Long Course Program

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

Time & Location

6.30pm
GSA Online (Zoom Webinar)

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
P +61 427 148 304
E [email protected]

 
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