New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists (NZSA) – Level 1, Central House, 26 Brandon Street, Wellington 6011
04 494 0124 | nzsa@anaesthesia.nz

Conferences and Seminars

The Cambridge University Clinical Medicine (Intensive Care Medicine) Programme, UK - 2 year duration

ASURA 2017 Noosa, Queensland 23-26 February 2017

2017 7th Annual University of British Columbia Whistler Anesthesiology Summit, 2-5 March 2017

NZPS 2017 Conference 2-4 March 2017, Nelson

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 2 - 4 March 2017

Managing Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma (MOET), Wellington Hospital, 3 - 5 March 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 8 - 10 March 2017

SPANZA PANNZ Update Meeting, Wellington 11 March 2017

NZ Simulation Instructors (NZSIC), Wellington Hospital, 20 - 21 March 2017

International Emergency & Catastrophe Management Conference and Exhibition (IECM) Dubai 21-23 March 2016

Middle East and North AfricaAnesthesia Congress

Paediatric Anaesthesia Crisis Management Course (PACMaC), Wellington Hospital, 3 April 2017

11th Annual Update in Paediatric Emergencies, Noosa Queensland, April 8-10 2017

Regional Anaesthesia Anatomy and Sono-Anatomy workshop, Auckland, 27 April 2017

New Anaesthetic Registrars Crisis Management (NARCM), Wellington Hospital, 29 - 30 May 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 22 - 24 June 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 26 - 28 July 2017

12th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference, Singapore, 26-29 July 2017

Paediatric Anaesthesia Crisis Management Course (PACMaC), Wellington Hospital, 24 August 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 24 - 26 August 2017

Managing Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma (MOET), Wellington Hospital, 1 - 3 September 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 6 - 8 September 2017

The 10th Congress of the European Pain Federation, Denmark 6 - 9 September 2017

SPANZA 2017 Conference, Perth 26-28 October 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 26 - 28 October 2017

Real World Anaesthesia Course (RWAC) 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 1 - 3 November 2017

The 24th International Conference of The Israel Society of Anesthesiologists jointly with The Israel Society of Critical Care Medicine (ICISA 2017), Tel Aviv, 7-8 Nov 2017

NZ Anaesthesia ASM 2017 - Fear and Excitement, Rotorua NZ, 8-11 November 2017

New Anaesthetic Registrars Crisis Management (NARCM), Wellington Hospital, 27 - 28 November 2017

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 30 November - 2 December 2017

Introduction to Anaesthesia (NOVICE) Course, Wellington NZ

NZ Anaesthesia ASM 2018 - Face the Future, Auckland NZ

NOVEMBER 2016:

The Cambridge University Clinical Medicine (Intensive Care Medicine) Programme, UK - 2 year duration1

Cambridge University Health Partners, the Academic Health Sciences Centre and the Institute for Continuing Education at the University of Cambridge are pleased to offer the new Cambridge Clinical Medicine (Intensive Care Medicine) Programme. We would like to draw your attention to this new course for aspiring tertiary centre intensivists.

This two year combined clinical, academic and vocational programme is specifically for senior trainees and new consultants in intensive care medicine and is designed to enhance specialist skills and broaden understanding of healthcare education, research and leadership. In essence the programme is built for aspiring tertiary centre intensive care medicine subspecialists, with explicitly individualised training focused on the student’s areas of interest and personal development goals. The Clinical Medicine Programme includes a two year rotation between the three intensive care units in Cambridge; Papworth Cardiothoracic ICU, Neurosciences and Trauma Critical Care Unit and The John V Farman Intensive Care Unit. The recent application details can be found here, which includes further information about the rotation and a job description: http://cambridgecriticalcare.net/cammastersicm-posts/

You can register your interest for this course right now with the Institute for Continued Education Cambridge at www.ice.cam.ac.uk/clinmed

We would be delighted to discuss the course with any interested candidates, please email us at ClinMed@medschl.cam.ac.uk

We will shortly be opening our applications for 2017 entry and we would be very grateful if you could pass the information to any of your colleagues who may be interested. 

Ronan O’Leary MB ChB PhD FFICM FRCA
Course Director and Consultant in Neurosciences and Trauma Intensive Care Medicine
Cambridge University Hospitals Cambridge, UK

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FEBRUARY 2017:

ASURA 2017 Noosa, Queensland 23-26 February 20171

23-26 February 2016

Australasian Symposium on Ultrasound and Regional Anaesthesia  

ASURA 2017 will combine both regional anaesthesia and education themes. This combination will be valuable for both faculty and delegates.
The programme consists of a mix of plenary talks, concurrent sessions and workshops.

Click here for further information on registration, programme and speakers.

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MARCH 2017:

2017 7th Annual University of British Columbia Whistler Anesthesiology Summit, 2-5 March 20171

For More information visit Whistler Anesthesia 2017 which is held at The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa in Whistler, B.C, Canada

The mission of the Whistler Anesthesiology Summit is to deliver the highest standard in educational updates, covering all aspects of anesthesia care. Our conference is supported by UBC Continuing Professional Development, a division of the Faculty of Medicine UBC, and is eligible for 15.5 MOC Section 1 credits.

Whistler Anesthesiology Summit

855 W 10th Ave, Vancouver BC, V5Z 1L7

Phone 604-875-5101

Fax 604-875-5078

E-mail:  cpd.info@ubc.ca

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NZPS 2017 Conference 2-4 March 2017, Nelson1

Annual Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Pain Society Inc.

2-4 March 2017

The Rutherford Hotel, Nelson, New Zealand

Click here for the website

 Conference Manager: Donna Clapham, Workz4U Conference Management, phone: +64 9 917 3653, conferences@w4u.co.nz, www.w4u.co.nz

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Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 2 - 4 March 20171

The classic 2 ½ day ANZCA Course for trainees & specialists

Participants in the ANZCA CPD Program may claim this course as two emergency response activities – CICO and Cardiac Arrest – plus 40 points in Knowledge and Skills Category

* Clinical and technical expertise

* Intensive, fun and safe learning

* Strong emphasis on teamwork and human factors

Auckland 2017 EMAC Course Dates

2-4 March

22-24 June

24-26 August

26-28 October

30 November - 2 December

Cost: $2500 (including gst)

University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus

Dr Jane Torrie EMAC Convenor | j.torrie@auckland.ac.nz | 021 734 152 or

SCPS Registrations | scpsadmin@auckland.ac.nz | +64 9 373 7599 ext 83122

or book on www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/scps

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Managing Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma (MOET), Wellington Hospital, 3 - 5 March 20171

Target audience

  • Obstetricians at the level of consultant (FRANZCOG or equivalent) or obstetric registrars in their 5th or 6th year, who have satisfactorily completed both written and OSCE components of the MRANZCOG examination
  • Anaesthetists at the level of consultant (FANZCA or equivalent) or anaesthetic trainee in their final year, who have satisfactorily completed both written and OSCE components of the ANZCA Part 2 examination
  • Emergency Physicians at the level of consultant (FACEM or equivalent) or emergency registrars in their 5th year, who have satisfactorily completed both written and OSCE components of the ACEM examination
  • GP anaesthetists and GP obstetricians with both FRACGP (or equivalent) and Diploma in obstetrics or anaesthetics, who are currently involved in clinical obstetrics or anaesthetics as a significant component of their routine clinical work
  • Other medical practitioners at the level of Fellow or senior registrar may apply to ALSG to register for the MOET Course
  • Midwives may attend the course as observers. They pay a greatly reduced registration fee and attend all aspects of the course, however they are not required to run the scenarios and do not sit the MOET examination

Course objectives

Course content includes assessment and management of obstetric emergencies and trauma including resuscitation guidelines and triage, taught through a combination of didactic sessions, scenarios, skills drills, small group workshops and demonstrations to teach and reinforce knowledge and skills.

Course dates

3 – 5 March 2017

1 – 3 September 2017

Cost

NZD $2600 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

 

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Simulation and Skills Centre

Course Supervisor

Dr. Douglas Mein

douglas.mein@ccdhb.org.nz

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: (04) 385 5887

MOET course flyer 2017

Bookings

Please complete the MOET Registration Form 2017 and return it to wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz.

See http://moetaustralia.com.au for more information.

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Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 8 - 10 March 20171

Target audience

This course is mandatory for ANZCA trainees, and is recommended after completion of at least one year of vocational training. It is also suitable as CPD for specialist anaesthetists and other acute care specialists.

Course objectives

This course covers Human Factors, Cardiovascular Crises, Respiratory Crises, Anaesthesia Emergencies and Trauma using a combination of didactic sessions, presentations, simulation scenarios, skills stations, and problem-based learning discussions.

Course dates

8 - 10 March 2017

26 – 28 July 2017

6 – 8 September 2017

1 – 3 November 2017

Cost

NZD $2500 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

 

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: +64 4 385 5887

EMAC course flyer 2017

 Bookings

Complete the EMAC course registration

Course Supervisor

Dr Leona Wilson

Leona.Wilson@ccdhb.org.nz

 

 

 

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SPANZA PANNZ Update Meeting, Wellington 11 March 20171

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

We are pleased to advise we have opened registrations the 2017 SPANZA PANNZ update meeting. NZSA Members receive the same discount as SPANZA members. 2017 SPANZA PANNZ Update Meeting 11 March 2017 Wellington Hospital, Newtown, New Zealand The meeting will be a one day course suitable for the occasional paediatric anaesthetist and other staff (nursing/technical) wanting to upgrade their knowledge of current paediatric anaesthetic management. To view the program and for further information on location, accommodation and how to register for the meeting, please CLICK HERE. If you have any questions, please contact us on the details below. We look forward to welcoming you to Wellington! SPANZA Conference Secretariat Address: PO BOX 180, Morisset NSW 2264 Tel: +61 2 4973 6573 Fax: +61 2 4973 6609 Email:  spanzaconf@willorganise.com.au

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NZ Simulation Instructors (NZSIC), Wellington Hospital, 20 - 21 March 20171

Target audience

This course is suitable for healthcare professionals training to become competent instructors using simulation. This includes Specialist Anaesthetists who have completed an ANZCA EMAC course and who would like to become an EMAC instructor. The course is also suitable for doctors, nurses, paramedics and allied health workers wishing to use simulation techniques in their education practices.

Course details

Course participants should have completed at least two days of simulation-based education prior to undertaking this course. This course qualifies for the ANZCA CPD programme. A certificate will be issued upon completion of the course.

Course objectives

An introduction to principles and techniques of adult education, including instruction and facilitation and the use of simulation and debriefing.

Course date

20 – 21 March 2017

Cost

NZD $1150 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

 

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: (04) 385 5887

NZSIC course flyer 2017

Bookings

Complete the NZSIC course registration

Course Convenor

Dr Deborah Forsyth

Deborah.Forsyth@ccdhb.org.nz

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International Emergency & Catastrophe Management Conference and Exhibition (IECM) Dubai 21-23 March 20161

Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre

  • 10th Edition of the Annual International Emergency and Catastrophe Management Conference (IECM)
  • More than 40 lectures delivering high quality sessions
  • Representation from 32 countries
  • 50 Government Institutions, Pharmaceuticals and Private Hospitals
  • 3500 Visitors and Participants

Click here for more information and to register

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Middle East and North AfricaAnesthesia Congress1

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

It is with great pleasure and anticipation that the Organizing Committee extend a cordial invitation to attend the First ever “MENA Anesthesia and Pain Management Congress” that will be held from March 24-25, 2017 in Dubai UAE. This congress will be a joint collaboration between anesthesiologists from the Middle East and North Africa  

This Congress is a not to be missed event as it will be hosted in the Magical and Vibrant city of Dubaibrining up-to-the-minute insight and updates on the latest in the field of Anesthesia, will provide a challenging scientific program in the form of plenary lectures, scientific sessions; interactive symposiums on the most current in the field, a huge exhibition will be set to showcase the newest technology, equipments and instruments on the market and is expected to bring high attendance with prominent speakers who will master the latest updates in Anesthesia.

This event is aimed at transforming the way we operate as Anesthesiologists in the hope of continuously improving our ability to perform and meet our daily challenges and update our knowledge to the newest standards of care in our field. In this aim, we will all be very proud of where we are today and excited about where we are headin.

In closing, this is an opportunity for all of us to contribute for a better future.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in Dubai! Click here for the website

Dr. Mansour Nadhari
Chairman of the MENA Anesthesia
and Pain Management Congress

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APRIL 2017:

Paediatric Anaesthesia Crisis Management Course (PACMaC), Wellington Hospital, 3 April 20171

Target audience

The course is open to consultants with an interest in paediatric anaesthesia and the occasional paediatric anaesthetist working in district health boards and private hospitals.

Anaesthetic technicians and nurses may attend as observers by prior arrangement.

Course details

This course is a refresher in managing common paediatric emergencies. In addition to maintaining skills and up skilling in contemporary management of paediatric emergencies, credits can be gained towards the ANZCA CPD programme.

The Course is approved for credit of the ‘Emergency responses (management of anaphylaxis)’ section of the ANZCA CPD programme

The course syllabus emphasises team work and use of Crew Resource Management principles for management of common in hospital as well as anaesthesia emergencies.

Course dates  

3 April 2017

24 August 2017

Cost

NZD $1000 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: +64 4 385 5887

PACMaC course flyer 2017

Bookings

Complete the PACMaC course registration

Course Convenor

Dr Indu Kapoor

Indu.Kapoor@ccdhb.org.nz

Please note that this is a latex environment

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11th Annual Update in Paediatric Emergencies, Noosa Queensland, April 8-10 2017 1

Peppers Resort, Noosa, Queensland, April 8-10, 2017

The largest acute care paediatrics conference in Australia brings together a faculty of leading emergency, intensive care and paediatric physicians, surgeons and anaesthetists for a 3 day update meeting.  The focus is on high quality long-format presentations, together with hands-on workshops and outstanding networking opportunities. Australia’s premier beach resort offers pristine beaches, a stunning coastal national park, fine dining and the renowned Hastings Street retail precinct.

Contact: info@colloquium.com.au 

Web: www.colloquium.com.au/noosa 

 

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Regional Anaesthesia Anatomy and Sono-Anatomy workshop, Auckland, 27 April 20171

The workshop will be held at Auckland Medical School Department of Anatomy, Park Road, Grafton. The workshop will focus on anatomy using pro-sections for gross anatomy and live models for sono-anatomy

It will provide an optional tissue phantom needle-imaging workshop for those keen to improve their practical skills. Delegates will be provided access to the NZ Anaesthesia Toolbox which is a comprehensive online regional anaesthesia resource.

Further programme details will be available shortly. To register, please visit the BATS website.

 

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MAY 2017:

New Anaesthetic Registrars Crisis Management (NARCM), Wellington Hospital, 29 - 30 May 20171

Target audience

This course is aimed at SHOs or Registrars with a minimum of 3 months anaesthesia experience, who have recently progressed beyond level 1 supervision and are about to participate in a call roster with level 4 (out of hospital) supervision.

Course objectives

This is a 2-day practical workshop aimed at improving crisis management skills for junior registrars. The course will cover some common and/or life-threatening anaesthesia-related emergencies such as failed intubation, anaphylaxis, high airway pressures, obstetric emergencies, and PACU and ED presentations. Principles of effective team work and communication will also be covered.

The workshop is mainly hands-on skills training and simulated scenarios (with debriefing and discussion after each scenario). There will also be interactive small group discussions.

Course dates

29 – 30 May 2017

27 – 28 November 2017

Cost

NZD $2000 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

 

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

 Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: (04) 385 5887

NARCM course flyer 2017

Bookings

Complete the NARCM course registration

Course Supervisor

Dr Caroline Zhou (czgasdoc@gmail.com)

 

 

 

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JUNE 2017:

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 22 - 24 June 20171

The classic 2 ½ day ANZCA Course for trainees & specialists

Participants in the ANZCA CPD Program may claim this course as two emergency response activities – CICO and Cardiac Arrest – plus 40 points in Knowledge and Skills Category

* Clinical and technical expertise

* Intensive, fun and safe learning

* Strong emphasis on teamwork and human factors

Auckland 2017 EMAC Course Dates

2-4 March

22-24 June

24-26 August

26-28 October

30 November - 2 December

Cost: $2500 (including gst)

University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus

Dr Jane Torrie EMAC Convenor | j.torrie@auckland.ac.nz | 021 734 152 or

SCPS Registrations | scpsadmin@auckland.ac.nz | +64 9 373 7599 ext 83122

or book on www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/scps

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JULY 2017:

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 26 - 28 July 20171

Target audience

This course is mandatory for ANZCA trainees, and is recommended after completion of at least one year of vocational training. It is also suitable as CPD for specialist anaesthetists and other acute care specialists.

Course objectives

This course covers Human Factors, Cardiovascular Crises, Respiratory Crises, Anaesthesia Emergencies and Trauma using a combination of didactic sessions, presentations, simulation scenarios, skills stations, and problem-based learning discussions.

Course dates

8 - 10 March 2017

26 – 28 July 2017

6 – 8 September 2017

1 – 3 November 2017

Cost

NZD $2500 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: +64 4 385 5887

EMAC course flyer 2017

 Bookings

Complete the EMAC course registration

Course Supervisor

Dr Leona Wilson

Leona.Wilson@ccdhb.org.nz

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12th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference, Singapore, 26-29 July 20171

Themed “Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts”, the 12th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference 2017 brings together experts and practitioners from the region and around the world to share their knowledge and experience with the aim of improving hospice and palliative care within the Asia Pacific region.

Join us at this biennial conference, co-organised by the Singapore Hospice Council and the Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network.

Click here to view the full list of Abstract topics and submission guidelines. Abstract submission closes at 23:59 on 30 December 2016.

Click here for full conference information.

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AUGUST 2017:

Paediatric Anaesthesia Crisis Management Course (PACMaC), Wellington Hospital, 24 August 20171

Target audience

The course is open to consultants with an interest in paediatric anaesthesia and the occasional paediatric anaesthetist working in district health boards and private hospitals.

Anaesthetic technicians and nurses may attend as observers by prior arrangement.

Course details

This course is a refresher in managing common paediatric emergencies. In addition to maintaining skills and up skilling in contemporary management of paediatric emergencies, credits can be gained towards the ANZCA CPD programme.

The Course is approved for credit of the ‘Emergency responses (management of anaphylaxis)’ section of the ANZCA CPD programme

The course syllabus emphasises team work and use of Crew Resource Management principles for management of common in hospital as well as anaesthesia emergencies.

Course dates  

3 April 2017

24 August 2017

Cost

NZD $1000 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

 

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: +64 4 385 5887

PACMaC course flyer 2017

Bookings

Complete the PACMaC course registration

Course Convenor

Dr Indu Kapoor

Indu.Kapoor@ccdhb.org.nz

Please note that this is a latex environment

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Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 24 - 26 August 20171

The classic 2 ½ day ANZCA Course for trainees & specialists

Participants in the ANZCA CPD Program may claim this course as two emergency response activities – CICO and Cardiac Arrest – plus 40 points in Knowledge and Skills Category

* Clinical and technical expertise

* Intensive, fun and safe learning

* Strong emphasis on teamwork and human factors

Auckland 2017 EMAC Course Dates

2-4 March

22-24 June

24-26 August

26-28 October

30 November - 2 December

Cost: $2500 (including gst)

University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus

Dr Jane Torrie EMAC Convenor | j.torrie@auckland.ac.nz | 021 734 152 or

SCPS Registrations | scpsadmin@auckland.ac.nz | +64 9 373 7599 ext 83122

or book on www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/scps

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SEPTEMBER 2017:

Managing Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma (MOET), Wellington Hospital, 1 - 3 September 20171

Target audience

  • Obstetricians at the level of consultant (FRANZCOG or equivalent) or obstetric registrars in their 5th or 6th year, who have satisfactorily completed both written and OSCE components of the MRANZCOG examination
  • Anaesthetists at the level of consultant (FANZCA or equivalent) or anaesthetic trainee in their final year, who have satisfactorily completed both written and OSCE components of the ANZCA Part 2 examination
  • Emergency Physicians at the level of consultant (FACEM or equivalent) or emergency registrars in their 5th year, who have satisfactorily completed both written and OSCE components of the ACEM examination
  • GP anaesthetists and GP obstetricians with both FRACGP (or equivalent) and Diploma in obstetrics or anaesthetics, who are currently involved in clinical obstetrics or anaesthetics as a significant component of their routine clinical work
  • Other medical practitioners at the level of Fellow or senior registrar may apply to ALSG to register for the MOET Course
  • Midwives may attend the course as observers. They pay a greatly reduced registration fee and attend all aspects of the course, however they are not required to run the scenarios and do not sit the MOET examination

Course objectives

Course content includes assessment and management of obstetric emergencies and trauma including resuscitation guidelines and triage, taught through a combination of didactic sessions, scenarios, skills drills, small group workshops and demonstrations to teach and reinforce knowledge and skills.

Course dates

3 – 5 March 2017

1 – 3 September 2017

Cost

NZD $2600 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Simulation and Skills Centre

Course Supervisor

Dr. Douglas Mein

douglas.mein@ccdhb.org.nz

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: (04) 385 5887

MOET course flyer 2017

Bookings

Please complete the MOET Registration Form 2017 and return it to wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz.

See http://moetaustralia.com.au for more information.

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Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 6 - 8 September 20171

Target audience

This course is mandatory for ANZCA trainees, and is recommended after completion of at least one year of vocational training. It is also suitable as CPD for specialist anaesthetists and other acute care specialists.

Course objectives

This course covers Human Factors, Cardiovascular Crises, Respiratory Crises, Anaesthesia Emergencies and Trauma using a combination of didactic sessions, presentations, simulation scenarios, skills stations, and problem-based learning discussions.

Course dates

8 - 10 March 2017

26 – 28 July 2017

6 – 8 September 2017

1 – 3 November 2017

Cost

NZD $2500 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: +64 4 385 5887

EMAC course flyer 2017

 Bookings

Complete the EMAC course registration

Course Supervisor

Dr Leona Wilson

Leona.Wilson@ccdhb.org.nz

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The 10th Congress of the European Pain Federation, Denmark 6 - 9 September 20171

EFIC® 2017

The 10th Congress of the European Pain Federation
September 6-9, 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark

Abstract Deadline: February 28, 2017

http://www.efic2017.kenes.com/

 The 10th Congress of the European Pain Federation, EFIC® (EFIC 2017) will shine a spotlight on current trends and future developments in pain medicine. EFIC® has long been known as the European leader in the field of pain, and its European congresses harness the expertise and experience of 36 national Pain Chapters, representing more than 20,000 healthcare professionals.

 EFIC® 2017 will take place in Denmark’s capital and biggest metropolitan- Copenhagen, from 6-9 September 2017, and the scientific programme will provide delegates with unmatched access to the latest knowledge and research of the world’s leading pain experts through its fascinating sessions and practical courses.

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OCTOBER 2017:

SPANZA 2017 Conference, Perth 26-28 October 20171

Society for Paediatric Anesthesia in New Zealand and Australia (SPANZA)
26 - 28 October 2017
Duxton Hotel, Perth

for more information please visit the website here or contact the secretariat directly below

SPANZA 2017 Conference Secretariat
PO Box 180
Morisset NSW 2264 Australia
Phone: +61 2 4973 6573
Fax: +61 2 4973 6609
Email: spanzaconf@willorganise.com.au

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Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 26 - 28 October 20171

The classic 2 ½ day ANZCA Course for trainees & specialists

Participants in the ANZCA CPD Program may claim this course as two emergency response activities – CICO and Cardiac Arrest – plus 40 points in Knowledge and Skills Category

* Clinical and technical expertise

* Intensive, fun and safe learning

* Strong emphasis on teamwork and human factors

Auckland 2017 EMAC Course Dates

2-4 March

22-24 June

24-26 August

26-28 October

30 November - 2 December

Cost: $2500 (including gst)

University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus

Dr Jane Torrie EMAC Convenor | j.torrie@auckland.ac.nz | 021 734 152 or

SCPS Registrations | scpsadmin@auckland.ac.nz | +64 9 373 7599 ext 83122

or book on www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/scps

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Real World Anaesthesia Course (RWAC) 20171

REAL WORLD ANAESTHESIA COURSE (RWAC) Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand This is the 26th Australasian course and the third to be held in New Zealand. The aim of RWAC is to prepare anaesthetists for work in low and middle income countries (“the real world”) and a variety of humanitarian and civil disaster situations. The course consists of a series of interactive lectures, problem discussions, practical equipment sessions and in-theatre teaching of drawover anaesthesia. A simulation session is also planned. Topics will include: • Drawover equipment • Ketamine • Oxygen concentrators • Equipment maintenance • Obstetric and paediatric challenges • Teaching – who, how and what • Psychology of adaptation • Ethical dilemmas • Tropical medicine • Trip preparation The number of participants is limited to 18 to maximise interaction and hands-on learning. The course has previously been oversubscribed and places are allocated on a “first in, first on” basis. The course cost is NZ$3500 (including GST) and is payable if your application is successful. Application forms will be available from early afternoon on Tuesday 28 March on the ASA website www.asa.org.au and the NZSA website www.anaesthesiasociety.org.nz. Successful applicants will be notified by mid-April. For more information, please contact Dr Wayne Morriss, RWAC Convenor, w.morriss@xtra.co.nz. Download the RWAC course 2017 flyer

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NOVEMBER 2017:

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), Wellington Hospital, 1 - 3 November 20171

Target audience

This course is mandatory for ANZCA trainees, and is recommended after completion of at least one year of vocational training. It is also suitable as CPD for specialist anaesthetists and other acute care specialists.

Course objectives

This course covers Human Factors, Cardiovascular Crises, Respiratory Crises, Anaesthesia Emergencies and Trauma using a combination of didactic sessions, presentations, simulation scenarios, skills stations, and problem-based learning discussions.

Course dates

8 - 10 March 2017

26 – 28 July 2017

6 – 8 September 2017

1 – 3 November 2017

Cost

NZD $2500 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: +64 4 385 5887

EMAC course flyer 2017

 Bookings

Complete the EMAC course registration

Course Supervisor

Dr Leona Wilson

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The 24th International Conference of The Israel Society of Anesthesiologists jointly with The Israel Society of Critical Care Medicine (ICISA 2017), Tel Aviv, 7-8 Nov 20171

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Abstract submission for the 24th International Conference of the Israel Society of Anesthesiologists jointly with the Israel Society of Critical Care Medicine (ICISA 2017)
is now open. ICISA 2017 is an opportunity for you to present your research in anesthesiology and critical care medicine in a forum with
some of the foremost names in our speciality.

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NZ Anaesthesia ASM 2017 - Fear and Excitement, Rotorua NZ, 8-11 November 20171

Annual Scientific Meeting

8-11 November 2017, Energy Events Centre Rotorua, New Zealand

Fear: an unpleasant emotion caused by the threat of danger, pain or harm.

Excitement: a feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness.

Whether at work or play, we all have something we fear but also situations that excite us. We can try and evade our fears or we can embrace them and learn to overcome them. Be courageous. Be motivated. Get excited.

Rotorua offers plenty to excite and thrill but also to ignite fear and trepidation. An awesome destination with something on offer for everyone.

The Rotorua Convention Centre is a modern and spacious venue in a spectacular setting and easy walking distance from local accommodation and restaurants. The panel of invited keynote speakers who, along with variety of speakers from around the country, will share their expertise and experiences that we may be better equipped to face our fears and steer clear of danger.

Click here for the event website 

Registrations open late April 2017

 

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New Anaesthetic Registrars Crisis Management (NARCM), Wellington Hospital, 27 - 28 November 20171

Target audience

This course is aimed at SHOs or Registrars with a minimum of 3 months anaesthesia experience, who have recently progressed beyond level 1 supervision and are about to participate in a call roster with level 4 (out of hospital) supervision.

Course objectives

This is a 2-day practical workshop aimed at improving crisis management skills for junior registrars. The course will cover some common and/or life-threatening anaesthesia-related emergencies such as failed intubation, anaphylaxis, high airway pressures, obstetric emergencies, and PACU and ED presentations. Principles of effective team work and communication will also be covered.

The workshop is mainly hands-on skills training and simulated scenarios (with debriefing and discussion after each scenario). There will also be interactive small group discussions.

Course dates

29 – 30 May 2017

27 – 28 November 2017

Cost

NZD $2000 (including GST)

Location

Capital & Coast DHB

Wellington Hospital

Riddiford Street

Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand

The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9

Clinical Services Block

 Enquiries

wrcsse@ccdhb.org.nz

Ph: (04) 385 5887

NARCM course flyer 2017

Bookings

Complete the NARCM course registration

Course Supervisor

Dr Caroline Zhou (czgasdoc@gmail.com)

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Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (ANZCA EMAC), University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus, 30 November - 2 December 20171

The classic 2 ½ day ANZCA Course for trainees & specialists

Participants in the ANZCA CPD Program may claim this course as two emergency response activities – CICO and Cardiac Arrest – plus 40 points in Knowledge and Skills Category

* Clinical and technical expertise

* Intensive, fun and safe learning

* Strong emphasis on teamwork and human factors

Auckland 2017 EMAC Course Dates

2-4 March

22-24 June

24-26 August

26-28 October

30 November - 2 December

Cost: $2500 (including gst)

University of Auckland Tamaki Innovation Campus

Dr Jane Torrie EMAC Convenor | j.torrie@auckland.ac.nz | 021 734 152 or

SCPS Registrations | scpsadmin@auckland.ac.nz | +64 9 373 7599 ext 83122

or book on www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/scps

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DECEMBER 2017:

Introduction to Anaesthesia (NOVICE) Course, Wellington NZ1

18-19 December 2017, 8 am to 5 pm The Simulation & Skills Centre, Level 9 CSB Wellington Regional Hospital,Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington 6021 Target audience This course is ideally suited for Resident Medical Officers just starting their training in anaesthesia. This course is only open to those who have an anaesthetic position, or do anaesthesia as part of their rotation. Course information The course covers

  • airway assessment
  • anaesthetic pharmacology
  • pre-assessment
  • hypotension
  • ischemia
  • hypoxia
  • crisis management
using a combination of
  • didactic sessions
  • presentations
simulation scenarios NOVICE course flyer 2017

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NOVEMBER 2018:

NZ Anaesthesia ASM 2018 - Face the Future, Auckland NZ1

New Zealand Anaesthesia Annual Scientific Meeting 2018 Where: Langham Hotel Auckland, New Zealand When: Wednesday 7 November to Saturday 10 November 2018 Theme: Face the Future Confirmed Speakers:

  • Dr Duminda Wijeysundera (Toronto, Canada) Periop and Research
  • Dr David Auyoung (Seattle US) IT and Regional Anaesthesia
  • Dr Britta Regli-von Ungern (Perth, AUS) Paediatrics and Research
Further information will follow.

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