Webinar: Acetabular fractures - Every Which Way But Lost

Date

11th August, 2021
from 7:30pm to 9:00pm - (GMT+10.00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Target Audience

Target Audience: 
SET 2-5, Fellows, Consultants <5 years

Webinar Outline

This webinar will comprise case-based discussion about difficult acetabular fractures, with specific reference to the surgical approaches, planning and steps, as well as tips and tricks for successful outcomes in complex cases.

Participants will be encouraged to engage in the discussion.

Registration will open mid-June 2021

Convenor

Convenor: 

Professor Mark Rickman, Director of Orthopaedic Trauma, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA

Faculty

Faculty: 

Mr Rob Orec, Middlemore Hospital, Otahuhu, New Zealand
Dr Joseph Isaacs, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney NSW

Webinar Fees

Webinar Fees: 

Free of charge

Assumed Knowledge

Assumed Knowledge: 

Basic fracture management techniques and principles including:
i. IM Nail
ii. Plating
iii. Soft tissue management
iv. Hip, pelvis, acetabular and lower limb anatomy and standard approaches
v. General knowledge of acetabular fixation options

Advanced Fracture Management Cadaveric Course: Fractures of the Foot and Ankle - Approaches and Management

Date

8:00am 4th September, 2021 to 1:30pm 5th September, 2021

Venue

Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience, School of Biomedical Sciences
University of Melbourne, Corner of Grattan St and Royal Pde, Parkville
Melbourne VIC 3010

Target Audience

SET 2-5, Fellows and Junior Consultants < 5 years experience

Course Outline

This is an interactive course involving lectures, case reviews, panel discussion and hands on workshops, based in a small group environment with a maximum ratio of 4:1 for specimens. Topics from multiple exposures of the foot and ankle to management and use of alternative techniques in foot and ankle fracture management will be covered.
The program is an exciting mix of dissections for both standard and alternative approaches to the foot and ankle including complex trauma management.

 

Convenor

Dr Darren Webb, Dandenong Hospital, Melbourne, VIC

Faculty

Dr Ben Beamond, Burnside Hospital and Foot & Ankle Centre, Adelaide, SA
Dr Harvinder Bedi, The Epworth Hospital, Richmond, VIC
Mr Geoff Tymms, The Epworth Hospital, Richmond, VIC
Mr Hamish Curry, The Alfred Hospital & Orthopaedic Associates, Melbourne, VIC
Mr Michael Galvin, Epworth Geelong and Geelong Orthopaedics, Geelong, VIC

Course Fees

$550+GST

Course Pre-requisites

  • Attendees should have passed OPBS
  • Course is designed for Set 2-5, fellows and junior consultants (<5 years’ experience) and priority registration will be given to these applicants.

Assumed Knowledge

Basic fracture management techniques and principles including: IM Nail; Plating; Soft tissue management; Foot and Ankle anatomy and standard approaches.

Accommodation Options

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Melbourne, 270 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000. Queen Room NOTE: 2 night minimum stay required Total cost $425 (Breakfast included)
  • Ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments, 15-21 Therry Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000. Standard Queen Room NOTE: 2 night minimum stay required Total cost $189 (Breakfast not included)

Transfer Options

A group transfer to Melbourne airport at the end of the course will be available for a cost of $20 including GST

Course Registration

Advanced Fracture Management Cadaveric Course: Fractures of the Knee - Approaches and Management

Date

8:00am 23rd October, 2021 to 5:30pm 24th October, 2021

Venue

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Building F10A, 2 Technology Place, Macquarie University
Sydney NSW 2109

Target Audience

SET 3-5, Fellows and Junior Consultants < 5 years experience

Course Outline

This is an interactive course, featuring short talks, group discussions, case reviews and cadaveric dissection. 

All aspects of fracture management around the knee will be covered, including surgical approaches, fracture fixation methods and acute arthroplasty techniques. 

Radiolucent tables and C-arm imaging will allow realistic fracture fixation scenarios. 

Registration is due to open in August 2021

Convenor

Professor Mark Rickman, Director of Orthopaedic Trauma, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA

Faculty

Dr Robert Molnar, Sydney Orthopaedic Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery, Sydney NSW

Dr Buddhika Balalla, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW

Dr Joseph Isaacs, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney NSW

Course Fees

$650+GST

Registration for all delegates includes the supply of course material, workshop equipment, specimens and all catering during the workshop, plus the course dinner at Nick's Seafood Restaurant on Saturday evening (COVID-19 restrictions permitting). Additional tickets to the course dinner (for partners) can be purchased separately on the registration page.

Course timings are subject to change and this should be taken into consideration when booking your travel arrangements.

Course Pre-requisites

  • Attendees should have passed OPBS
  • Course is designed for Set 3-5, fellows and junior consultants (<5 years’ experience) and priority registration will be given to these applicants.

Assumed Knowledge

Basic fracture management techniques and principles including: IM Nail; Plating; Soft tissue management; Knee anatomy and standard approaches.

Accommodation Options

  • Hyatt Regency, 161 Sussex Street, Sydney, 2000 - 2 night minimum King Room $628 incl GST (breakfast included)
  • MGSM Executive Hotel & Conference Centre, 99 Talavera Road, North Ryde, Sydney, 2113 - 2 night minimum Standard Queen Room $261 incl GST (breakfast included)

Transfer Options

A group transfer to Sydney domestic airport at the end of the course will be available for a cost of $20 including GST