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FRIDAY 3 OCTOBER 2014
1600 - 1900 REGISTRATION
1700 - 1900 Welcome Reception
Ground Level Foyer & Terrace, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
SATURDAY 4 OCTOBER 2014
0700 - 1700 REGISTRATION
0830 - 1000 Plenary Session 1: Opening Session
Room: Arena 1B | Chair: Dr Richard Grutzner
Opening Ceremony
The Bureaucrat's Bikini: Professionalism in a Crisis
The Kester Brown Lecture | Mr Anthony Morris QC
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1000 - 1030 Sponsored Morning Tea Session: MSD Australia | Meeting Room 1
An Overview of IMPACT: A Perioperative Care Clinical Toolkit.
Dr Martin Culwick & Associate Professor Michael Steyn
1000 - 1300 Sponsored Session: Smiths Medical | Exhibition Presentation Area
1030 - 1200 Plenary Session 2: The International Speakers’ Session
Room: Arena 1B | Chair: Dr Genevieve Goulding
Presentation Skills - What Makes a Difference Between a Lecture to Die for and One to Die From?
Drs William Harrop-Griffiths and David Bogod
Debate: This House Believes That Obstetric Anaesthesia is More a State of Mind Than an Anaesthetic Subspecialty
Proposed: Dr William Harrop-Griffiths | Opposed: Dr D G Bogod
1200 - 1330 Lunch | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1200 - 1300 Sponsored Lunchtime Session: Aspen Pharmacare | Meeting Room 6
Patient Blood Management - Correction of Anaemia Preoperatively and Appropriate Use of Cellsaver Technology
Dr Bernd Froessler
Sponsored Lunchtime Session: Draeger | Meeting Room 7
The NZ Middlemore Experience: Moving Theatre, Installing New Technology and Facilitating Change
Dr Matt Taylor
1215 - 1330 Smiths/ASA Poster Prize | Exhibition Presentation Area
1330 - 1500 Anaesthesia and Allergy Group
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Helen Crilly
Turning Quality Research into Practice
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Anthony Coorey
Getting Yourself and Your Practice in the Right Financial Shape
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Cameron McAndrew
Refresher Session 1: Accreditation, Governance and Staying Ahead of the Game
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Jim Bradley
Review of Anaphylaxis Management Guidelines
Dr Helen Kolawole
Finding and Answering the Big Research Questions
Prof David Story
Strategic Wealth Management - Building and Protecting Wealth, Investment Strategies
Mr Jonathon Philpot
The Hospital Perspective
Ms Daniele Doyle
Anaphylaxis Management Guidelines: Lessons from Simulation
Dr Stuart Marshall
The Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) Process - What Is It and Why Do We Need It?
Ms Trina O’Donnell
The Researcher’s Perspective
Dr John Rivers
webAIRS Report: Anaesthetic Anaphylaxis
Dr Martin Culwick
Building a Bridge Between the Bench and the Bedside: Mistakes Made and Lessons Learned
Associate Professor Kiran Shekar
Maximising Tax Deductions, Family Trusts and the Pitfalls of Short Term Tax Schemes
Mr Jol Dare
The Insurer’s Perspective
Ms Georgie Haysom
Pitfalls, Perils and Pleasures of Publication
Dr David Bogod
1500 - 1530 Afternoon Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1500 - 1530 Sponsored Session: Mayo Healthcare | Exhibition Presentation Area
1530 - 1700 Airway SIG
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Tish Stefanutto
The Gilbert Troup
ASA Prize
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Andrew Mulcahy
CVP SIG: Coagulation and Blood Management Post
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Michael Fanshawe
Refresher Session 2:
Perioperative Medicine
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Sue Shadforth
Airway Assessment - What Is New, What Is In Need of Change and What Works
Dr Pierre Bradley
The Gilbert Troup ASA Prize Presentations The ROTEM - How It Works, How To Interpret, and Its Place In Post CPB Bleeding
Mr Ken Croll
Diabetes... The New... The Old... What To Do For Your Patients
Dr Grant Cracknell
OSA - A Practical Strategy Management with a Surgical Perspective
Dr Guy Rees
How To Use The ROTEM and Fibrinogen Concentrate in Post Bypass Coagulation Management
Dr Michael Fanshawe
The Perioperative Patient - A Cardiologist’s Perspective
Dr John Rivers
Mastery and Maintenance of Airway Skills and a Brief Overview of Innovation in the CICO Scenario
Dr Colin Marsland
Is Too Much Protamine The Cause of My Bleeding Post CPB?
Dr Chris Richardson
The Perioperative Patient - A Respiratory Physician’s Perspective
Dr Wayne Kelly
1700 - 1900 Healthcare Industry Cocktail Reception | Exhibition Halls 1&2, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
SATURDAY 4 OCTOBER 2014 | WORKSHOPS AND SGDS
0700 - 1700 REGISTRATION
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1030 - 1200 Workshops
Basic Life Support (1)
Room: 8
Anti-Inflammatory Cooking
Room: 9
CPX Testing
Room: Central Room B
St John’s
Facilitator: Lyn Martin
Healing Foods to Reduce Inflammation
Facilitators: Brenda Fawdon and Tanya Quod
Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
Facilitator: Dr Adrian Hall
  Small Group Discussions
Difficult Airway
Room: 1
Patient Flow in Acute Hospitals: Can Anaesthetists Contribute?
Room 2
Dr Peter Reid Dr Greg Purcell
1200 - 1330 Lunch | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1330 - 1500 Workshops
Echo Assessment (1)
Room: 8
Obstetric Emergencies
Room: 9
Ultrasound Anatomy (1)
Room: Central Room B
CPD Emergency Response Major Haemorrhage (1)
Room: Central Room C
Transthoracic Echocardiography in the Critically Ill Patient
Facilitator: Dr Brad Smith & Kellie D’Orsa
Cardiac Skills Australia
Obstetric Emergencies and Management of Massive Haemorrhage
Facilitators: Dr Premala Nadarajah, Dr Suzanne Bertrand, Dr Matthew Howes, Dr Victoria Eley and Dr Makarla Stead
Upper Limb Blocks
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Facilitators: Dr Liam Balkin and Dr Julianna Kok
Lower Limb Blocks
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Abdominal Wall Block Techniques
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Neuraxial and Thoracic Blocks
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Small Group Discussions
Shoulder Surgery
Room: 1
Cath Lab Cases
Room: 2
New Anticoagulants
Room: 3
Cardiac Stents
Room: 4
To Sit or Not to Sit
Dr Chris Richardson
Cath Lab - An Ever Expanding Area
Dr Taryn Naggs
Perioperative Management of the New Novel Anticoagulants
Dr Andrew Miller
Cardiac Stents and Non Cardiac Surgery
Dr Simon Patullo
1500 - 1530 Afternoon Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1530 - 1700 Workshops
Echo Assessment (2)
Room: 8
CPD Emergency Response Anaphylaxis (1)
Room: 9
Ultrasound Anatomy (2)
Room: Central Room B
CPD Emergency Response Major Haemorrhage (2)
Room: Central Room C
Transthoracic Echocardiography in the Critically Ill Patient
Facilitator: Dr Brad Smith & Kellie D’Orsa
Cardiac Skills Australia
Facilitators: Dr Tim Sampson, Dr Helen Crilly and Dr Richard Scolaro Upper Limb Blocks
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Facilitators: Dr Liam Balkin and Dr Julianna Kok
Lower Limb Blocks
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Abdominal Wall Block Techniques
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Neuraxial and Thoracic Blocks
Facilitator: Dr Phillip Cowlishaw
Small Group Discussions
Obstetrics
Room: 1
ECT
Room: 2
Medicolegal Cases
Room: 3
Post Op Pain
Room: 4
Obstetric Challenges in a Regional Centre
Dr Lachlan Rathie
ECT - The Who, Why, When, Where and How of Treatment
Dr Tania Dutton
If It’s Not Documented, Did It Really Happen?
Dr Patrick Clancy
The Abstruse, The Addict, Adjuncts & Perioperative Analgesia
Dr Heide Feberwee
SUNDAY 5 OCTOBER 2014
0800 - 1700 REGISTRATION
0700 - 0800 Sponsored Breakfast Session: Molnlycke | Meeting Room 6
Inadvertent Perioperative Hypothermia: How to Stop the Drop | Torsten Teubler
0830 - 1000 Plenary Session 3 | Room: Arena 1B | Chair: Dr Ted Hughes
The Australasian Visitor’s Lecture: Postoperative Neurological Sequelae - How Our Understanding Has Evolved
Dr Michael Barrington
Nerve Blocks and Negligence | Dr David Bogod
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1000 - 1030 Sponsored Morning Tea Session: MSD Australia | Meeting Room 1
An Overview of IMPACT: A Perioperative Care Clinical Toolkit | Dr Martin Culwick & Associate Professor Michael Steyn
1000 - 1030 Sponsored Session: Synapse Medical | Exhibition Presentation Area
1030 - 1200 Refresher Session 3: Paediatrics
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Fiona MacFarlane
Overseas Issues: Sustainable Development - Is It Really Possible?
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Rob McDougall
Welfare of Anaesthetists SIG
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Jeneen Thatcher
Refresher Session 4: Blocks, Shocks and Delirium
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Steve Cook
Controversies in Anaesthesia for Adenotonsillectomy
Dr Philip Stephens
This is an Anaesthetic Emergency! Empowering Anaesthetists Through Education in Myanmar
Dr Michelle Chan
Striving for Success in Exam and Work Performance
Ms Georgia Ridler
Anaesthesia for Eye Surgery
Dr Ralph DePlater
Avoiding Brutane; An Approach to the Reluctant Paediatric Patient
Dr Peter Waterhouse
A Day in The Life of a Fijian Registrar
Dr Jocelyn Christopher
Mentoring the Trainee in Trouble - Achieving Success After Multiple Examination Attempts
Dr Imelda Bourke
Anaesthesia for ECT
Prof Ross MacPherson
Intravenous Fluid Management for the Paediatric Patient
Dr Greg Moloney
Partners in Education - Has It Worked in Laos?
Dr Tom Mohler
Anaesthesia for Children with Muscle Disease
Dr Catherine Olweny
Managing Samoan Anaesthesia
Dr Pesamino Une
Recognising and Helping Loved Ones with Stress or Depression
Dr Jennifer Gunn
Perioperative Cognitive Function
Prof Gerard Byrne
Questions and Panel Discussion SWEDOW - Stuff We Don't Want
Dr Simon Hendel
1200 - 1330 Lunch | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1200 - 1300 Sponsored Lunch Session: GE Healthcare | Meeting Room 7
Shoulder Surgery, Ultrasound and Nerve Blocks - A Surgeon’s Perspective | Dr Michael Maguire
1200 - 1300 Sponsored Lunch Session: MDA National | Meeting Room 6
Practice, Precision and Professionalism - Skeletons or Shells for Performance | Associate Professor Michael Steyn
1215 - 1330 Smiths/ASA Poster Prize | Exhibition Presentation Area
1330 - 1500 Continuing Professional Development and Revalidation Forum
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Richard Grutzner
The Socially Enhanced Anaesthetist
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Allan Palmer
PANEL DISCUSSION
Professional Issues: My Future Practice - How Will It Look in 5 Year’s Time?
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Jim Bradley
New Perspectives on Pain Management
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Daniel Berge
The Changing Practice Environment and the Revalidation Conversation
Dr Lindy Roberts
Possibility and Pitfall, the Dilemma of Social Media for Anaesthetists: Email Groups, Social Media and Podcasting. Using the Technology Itself, We Will Embark on a Journey of Discovery via Live Examples from Around the World. The Solution to Your CPD Needs? Perhaps. A Socially Enhancing Experience - Absolutely! Panellists
Dr Vida Viliunas
Dr Andrew Mulcahy
Dr Genevieve Goulding
Dr Andrew Miller
Dr Nicole Fairweather
Dr Danielle Moses
Prevention of Persistent Post-Surgical Pain
Dr Jo Rotherham
New ANZCA CPD Standards and Program: The First Nine Months Experience
Dr Vanessa Beavis
Emerging Therapies in Persistent Pain Management
Dr Joshua Daly
The Revalidation Experience in the United Kingdom: Welcome to my Nightmare
Dr William Harrop-Griffiths
Questions and Panel Discussion The Past, Present and Future of Neuromodulation
Dr Jason Ray
1500 - 1530 Afternoon Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1500 - 1530 Sponsored Session: Maquet | Exhibition Presentation Area
1530 - 1700 Obstetric SIG: Safety Issues in Obstetric Anaesthesia
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Jane Brown
webAIRS: Analysis of Anaesthetic Incident Data
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Antonio Grossi
Investigations- More Than Just Ischaemic Heart Disease
Room: 6
Chair: Dr David Trapett
AIC Editors Session: Current Drug and Technique Debates
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Neville Gibbs
Keeping it Clean - Antiseptics and the Neuraxis
Dr David Bogod
Crisis Management Algorithms Using a Smart Phone
Dr Joshua Daly
CPX Testing
Dr Rebekah Ferris
Gentamicin - Time to Break the Habit?
Dr Paul Forrest
The Cardiologist’s Perspective
Dr Anders Taylor
Neuraxial Equipment - Making the Right Connection
Dr David Elliott
The Impact of webAIRS Incident Data on Crisis Management
Dr Martin Culwick
High Volume Local - The Easy Option?
Dr Brien Hennessy
eGFR & Beta Natriuretic Peptide
Dr Charles Appleton
Type 1 Diabetes and the Obstetric Anaesthetist
Dr Naomi Achong
Insights from Incident Reporting in the UK and Ireland
Dr William Harrop-Griffiths
ROTEM and Point of Care Coagulation Testing
Dr Michael Fanshawe
Anterior Abdominal Wall Blocks
Dr John Loadsman
1900 - 2300 A Night at the Movies | Warner Bros. Movie World
SUNDAY 5 OCTOBER 2014 | WORKSHOPS AND SGDS
0800 - 1700 REGISTRATION
0830 - 1000 Workshops
Basic Life Support (2)
Room: 8
Airway (1)
Room: Central Room B
CPD  Emergency Response - “Can’t Intubate, Can’t Oxygenate” (CICO) (1)
Room: Central Room C
St John’s
Facilitator: Lyn Martin
Fibreoptic Intubation and Aintree Catheter Technique
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Videolaryngoscopes and Extubation Strategies
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1030 - 1200 Workshops
Ventilation Modes for the Non-Intensivist
Room: 8
CPD Emergency Response - Anaphylaxis (2)
Room: 9
Airway (2)
Room: Central Room B
‘CPD Emergency Response - “Can’t Intubate, Can’t Oxygenate” (CICO) (2)
Room: Central Room C
Facilitator:
Dr Adam Hastings
Facilitators: Dr Tim Sampson, Dr Helen Crilly and Dr Richard Scolaro Fibreoptic Intubation and Aintree Catheter Technique
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Videolaryngoscopes and Extubation Strategies
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Small Group Discussions
Implanted Pain Devices
Room: 1
Thoracics
Room: 2
Bariatrics
Room: 3
Transfusion
Room: 4
My Patient Has A Pain Implant. What Should I Do?
Dr Jason Ray
Thoracic Anaesthesia
Dr Bill Crozier
Anaesthesia for the Morbidly Obese
Dr Eric Janes
Saving Blood
Dr Dale Kerr
1200 - 1330 Lunch | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1330 - 1500 Workshops
CPD Emergency Response - ACLS Paediatrics (1)
Room: 8
Advanced Haemodynamic Monitoring
Room: 9
Airway (3)
Room: Central Room B
CPD Emergency Response - “Can’t Intubate, Can’t Oxygenate” (CICO) (3)
Room: Central Room C
Facilitator: Dr David Hill Facilitator: Dr Pal Sivalingam and APOC members Fibreoptic Intubation and Aintree Catheter Technique
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Videolaryngoscopes and Extubation Strategies
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Small Group Discussions Workshops
Financial Planning - 35 to 50 Years
Room: 1
ENT
Room: 2
The Troublesome Trainee
Room: 3
What is MBTI? PART 1 (Myer Briggs Type Indicator)
Room: 4
Facilitators: Caleb Dozzi and Andrew Stewart, Stonehouse Group TIVA, TCI and Tubeless Anaesthesia for ENT Surgery
Dr Anton Booth
It Wasn’t Me, I Swear
Dr Kerstin Wyssusek
Facilitator: Dr Di Khursandi
1500 - 1530 Afternoon Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1530 - 1700 Workshops
CPD Emergency Response - ACLS Paediatrics (2)
Room: 8
Airway (4)
Room: Central Room B
CPD Emergency Response - “Can’t Intubate, Can’t Oxygenate” (CICO) (4)
Room: Central Room C
Facilitator: Dr David Hill Fibreoptic Intubation and Aintree Catheter Technique
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
Videolaryngoscopes and Extubation Strategies
Facilitator: Dr Linda Beckmann
  Small Group Discussions Workshops
Financial Planning - 50 Years to Retirement
Room: 1
Paediatric Pain
Room: 2
The Socially Enhanced Anaesthetist - In Practice
Room: 3
What is MBTI? PART 2 (Myer Briggs Type Indicator)
Room: 4
Facilitators: Caleb Dozzi and Andrew Stewart, Stonehouse Group Paediatric Pain Workshop
Dr Kath Cooke
Dr Allan Palmer Facilitator: Dr Di Khursandi
MONDAY 6 OCTOBER 2014
0800 - 1700 REGISTRATION
0830 - 1000 Plenary Session 4 | Room: Arena 1B | Chair: Dr Guy Christie-Taylor
The Geoffrey Kaye Oration
The Anaesthesia Workforce 2014: How Many is Too Many and When is Enough Enough?
Dr Richard Grutzner
Patient Safety First: Attitude or Platitude? | Dr William Harrop-Griffiths
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1000 - 1030 Sponsored Session: Link Healthcare | Exhibition Presentation Area
1030 - 1200 Obesity Insights - Surgery, ICU and Beyond
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Peter Kruger
Communication SIG
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Jo Sutherland
Regional Anaesthesia SIG: Tricky Attitudes, Tricky Anatomy and Tricky Problems
Room: 6
Chair: Dr David Scott
Refresher Session 5: One Issue - Two Perspectives (1)
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Chris Richardson
Acute Pain SIG
Room: 9
Chair: Dr Chantal McNally
Military/Field Anaesthesia
Room: Central Room C
Chair: Dr Kylie Hall
Obesity Surgery: Why, Who and When?
Dr Ian Martin
Courage Leadership
Ms Vivienne Anthon
Stumbling Blocks - Is Innovation Possible?
Dr Adrian Chin
Deep Brain Stimulation
Dr Terry Coyne (Neurosurgeon)
Dr Cathy Duffy (Anaesthetist)
Opioid Free Anaesthesia and Analgesia in the Bariatric Patient
Dr Adrian Sultana
Veterinary Anaesthesia
Major Amanda Parry
Fabulous Adipose Tissue - Friend or Foe?
Dr Jon Whitehead
Communicating Risk Information During Consent
Dr David Bogod
The Anatomy of the Femoral and Obturator Nerves Revisted
Dr Phil Cowlishaw
Setting up an Acute Pain Service in Private Practice: Do We Really Need It?
Dr Chantal McNally
Endovascular Surgery and The Hybrid Theatre
Dr Toby Cohen (Vascular Surgeon)
Dr David Liessmann (Anaesthetist)
Cyclone Yasi: A Call for help
Group Captain Stephen Davis
Obesity - The ICU Paradox
Dr Dan Mullany
PANEL DISCUSSION
Panellists
Prof Scott Simmons
Dr David Elliott
Regional Anaesthesia and Patients with Abnormalities of Coagulation
Dr William Harrop-Griffiths
Pain Management in Children, Some Practical Tips
Dr Emily Yeoh
Damage Control Anaesthesia Wing
Commander Alexandra Douglas
The BIG Picture
Dr Peter Kruger
Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT)
Wing Commander David Cooksley
1200 - 1300 Lunch | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2 - Please note short lunch
Smiths/ASA Poster Prize | Exhibition Presentation Area
1300 - 1430 Symposium To Do or Not To Do: Avoiding Futile Surgery
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Carl Scott
GASACT Session 1
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Andrew Beck
Economics Advisory Committee Session
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Graham Mapp
Refresher Session 6: One Issue- Two Perspectives (2)
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Liz Boge
History SIG - Anaesthesia and the Great War
Room: 9
Chair: Dr Rod Westhorpe
Panellists
Prof Eleanor Milligan
Clinical Ethicist, Medical Board of Queensland
Prof Lindy Willmott
Health Law Professor, QUT
Dr Kirsten Wyssusek
Senior Staff Anaesthetist, PAH
Prof Stephen Lynch
Director of Surgery and Hepatobiliary Surgeon, PAH
Final Exam Tips
Dr Vida Viliunas
The Year in Review - Trends in Billing, Service Delivery and Relationships with Medicare and the Health Funds
Dr Mark Sinclair
Robotic Prostate Surgery
Dr John Yaxley (Urologist)
and Dr Cameron McAndrew (Anaesthetist)
Anaesthesia on the Western Front 1914-1918
Dr Jane McDonald
 
Gas in the Trenches
Dr Anthony Padley
 
 
 
Practice Points and Pitfalls in Burns and Trauma Anaesthesia
Dr Michael Muller
The Professional Services Review Agency - Who We Are and What We Do
Dr Bill Coote
Anaesthetists and the PACU... Sharks and Remoras?
Dr Justin Smith (Anaesthetist)
and Mr Andrew Higgins (PACU Nurse Manager)
Advances in Anaesthesia and Resuscitation due to the Great War
Dr Alan Bullingham
1430 - 1500 Afternoon Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1430 - 1500 Sponsored Session: Draeger Medical Australia | Exhibition Presentation Area
1500 - 1700 ASA AGM
Room: Arena 1B
GASACT Session 2
Room: 5 | Dr Andrew Beck
ASA AGM Transplant and Cardiac Surgical Issues | Prof David McGiffin
Overseas Provisional Fellowship Opportunities (with drinks and canapés)
1830 - 0200 Casino Royale Gala Dinner | Jupiter’s Casino
1830 - 1900 Pre dinner drinks on the Pavilion Lawn
1900 - 2330 Dinner in the Pavilion Ballroom
2330 - 0200 After party in the Atrium bar
MONDAY 6 OCTOBER 2014 | WORKSHOPS AND SGDS
0800 - 1700 REGISTRATION
0830 - 1000 Workshops
CPD Emergency Response - ACLS (1) | Room: Central Room B
Facilitator: Dr Adrian Hall
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1030 - 1200 Workshops
PPM / AICD / DBS
Room: 8
CPD Emergency Response - ACLS (2)
Room: Central Room B
Facilitators: Dr John Samaan Facilitator: Dr Adrian Hall
Small Group Discussions
Ethics
Room: 1
WebAIRS
Room: 2
Trauma
Room: 3
POC Coagulation Testing
Room: 4
Daily Moral Dilemmas Facing Anaesthetists
Prof Eleanor Milligan and
Dr Jenny Jones
Using WebAIRS in the 2014 Continuing Professional Development Program
Dr Martin Culwick
Dr Kersi Taraporewalla
Updates in Trauma Anaesthesia
Dr Steve Cook
Point of Care (POC) Coagulation Testing. How Can These Technologies Help in Everyday Practice?
Dr Pierre Kotze & Fayavar Ajvadi
1200 - 1300 Lunch | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2 - Please note short lunch
1300 - 1430 Workshops
Advanced Bike Maintenance (1)
Room: 8
FASTSCAN
Room: Central Room C
CPD Emergency Response - ACLS (3)
Room: Central Room B
Facilitators: Mr Steve George and Dr Brian O’Connell Facilitator: Dr Katherine Isoardi Facilitator: Dr Adrian Hall
  Small Group Discussions
Regional Anaesthesia
Room: 1
WebAIRS
Room: 2
Dental Damage
Room: 3
Pulmonary Hypertension
Room: 4
Whodunnit: A Case of Postoperative Brachial Plexopathy Following Continuous Infraclavicular Blockade
Dr Michael Barrington
Using WebAIRS in the 2014 Continuing Professional Development Program
Dr Martin Culwick
Dr Kersi Taraporewalla
Who You Gonna Call? Dental Damage and Anaesthesia
Dr Anton Loewenthal
Unexpected Pulmonary Hypertension in a General Surgical Patient. What Should I Do?
Dr Nicole Fairweather
1430 - 1500 Afternoon Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1500 - 1630 Workshops Small Group Discussions
Advanced Bike Maintenance (2)
Room: 8
Malignant Hyperthermia
Room: 9
CPD Emergency Response - ACLS (4)
Room: Central Room B
Airway Devices
Room: 1
Facilitators: Mr Steve George and Dr Brian O’Connell Facilitator: Dr Kristine Wardle Facilitator: Dr Adrian Hall Facilitator: Professor André van Zundert
TUESDAY 7 OCTOBER 2014
0800 - 1200 REGISTRATION
0900 - 1030 Refresher Session 7: Obstetrics
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Ian Stephens
GASACT Session 3
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Mitch Morse
Day Care SIG: Medicolegal Matters - Case Study Analysis and Update
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Guy Buchanan
Trauma SIG: New Approaches to Blood Management
Room: 7
Chair: Dr Ken Harrison
Practice Managers Session: Workplace Relations
Room: 8
Chair: Ms Lexie Harris
Neurological Dilemmas in Obstetric Anaesthesia - Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Dr James Griffiths
How to Start a Practice and Look After Yourself
Johnathon Philpot
(HLB MANN JUDD)
Panellists
AVANT Risk Management Education Team
Dr Paul Herreen
What is the Evidence for 1:1:1
Dr Kerry Gunn
Workplace Contracts and Fair Work Australia Changes
Mr George Sotiris (AMAQ)
Oxytocics - Old and New Drugs Revisited
Dr Victoria Eley
Using Social Media to Order Blood
Dr Brent May
The Failed Epidural - What Next?
Dr David Elliott
Managing the Trauma of Patients Refusing Blood
Dr Greg Purcell
1030 - 1100 Morning Tea | Served in Exhibition Halls 1&2
1030 - 1100 Sponsored Session: Direct Control | Exhibition Presentation Area
1100 - 1230 Evolving Practices, Evolving Outcomes
Room: Arena 1B
Chair: Dr Guy Christie-Taylor
GASACT Session 4: The Exam
Room: 5
Chair: Dr Mitch Morse
Day Care SIG: Paediatric Anaesthesia - Update for the Generalist
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Chantal McNally
Practice Managers Session: Workplace Relations II
Room: 8
Chair: Ms Lexie Harris
Anaesthetic Drug Choices: Evidence for Improved Outcomes
Dr Kate Leslie
Preparation and Strategies for Best Examination and Interview Results
Dr Rachel Jones
QLD Sports Medicine Centre
Current Trends in Postoperative Analgesia for Day Case Paediatric Surgery
Dr Naomi Pearson
Workplace Bullying and the Usage of Social Media
Mr Luke Donaldson (AMAQ)
Does Regional Anaesthesia Improve Outcome Following Major Orthopaedic Surgery in the Modern Era?
Dr Michael Barrington
Delivering Preoperative Information and Follow Up Questionnaires to Patients Via SMS Using the Patientloops Platform
Dr Pieter Peach
Improving Airway Outcomes - Does Videolaryngoscopy do a Better Job Than Classic Laryngoscopy?
Prof Adrien Van Zundert
Hints and Tips: One Man’s Approach to Dealing with Kids and Anaesthesia
Dr Chris Bolton
1230 - 1330 Lunch | Served in A&B Foyers and Southern Terrace
1330 - 1500     Day Care SIG: Outcome Studies - Results and the Future
Room: 6
Chair: Dr Ken Sleeman
Practice Management Networking Session
Room: 8
      Co-Ordinators
Ms Ros Cain
Narcosia Anaesthetic Group
Ms Lexie Harris
Auchenflower Anaesthetic Group
 
     
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