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

Date

8:00am 4th April, 2020 to 3:00pm 5th April, 2020

Venue

Sydney Clinical Skills & Simulation Centre Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital, Westbourne Street
St Leonards NSW 2065

Target Audience

Set 2-5

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. The program is an exciting mix of dissections for both standard and alternative approaches to the foot and ankle including complex foot & ankle trauma management.

This course has been accredited by the AOA for 12 CPD points.

Convenor

Dr Darren Webb, Dandenong Hospital, Melbourne, VIC

Faculty

Dr Ben Beamond, Burnside Hospital and Foot & Ankle Centre, Adelaide, SA
Dr Michael Lutz, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD
Mr Hamish Curry, The Alfred Hospital & Orthopaedic Associates, Melbourne, VIC
Dr Sanjeev Gupta, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, NSW
Mr Andrej Nikoloski, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital & Hollywood Orthopaedic Group, Nedlands, WA

Course Fees

Registration will open mid January 2020. The registration fee is AUD $550 (plus GST)

Registration is restricted to OTC members & new applicants only.

Registration for all delegates includes the supply of course material, workshop equipment, specimens and all catering during the workshop, plus the course dinner at I'm Angus Steakhouse on Saturday evening. 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 2 – 5, Consultants <5 years experience
  • There will be a priority registration period for target delegates. Non-target delegates (Pre-Set - Set 1) may register for the waitlist and may be accepted to the course once priority registration has finished.

Assumed Knowledge

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

Accommodation Options

  • Hotel Urban St Leonards $152 per Standard Double Room per night (room only) - $304 for 2 nights
  • Hyatt Regency Hotel, Darling Harbour, Sydney. Minimum 2 night booking $680 per King Room (including breakfast for one person) for 2 nights

Transfer Options

  • A group transfer to the domestic airport in Sydney may be purchased during registration for $20+GST per person

OTC Advanced Nailing & Percutaneous / MIPO Techniques

Date

8:00am 29th August, 2020 to 5:30pm 30th August, 2020

Venue

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

Target Audience

SET3 - SET5 and consultants

Course Outline

This is an interactive course involving lectures, case reviews, panel discussion and hands on cadaveric workshops, based in a small group environment with a faculty of highly regarded specialists. The maximum ratio for cadaveric workshops will be 3:1 for delegates to faculty and specimen. Laboratory sessions will focus on advanced nailing, minimally invasive/percutaneous plating and reduction techniques, and the principles of relative stability in upper and lower limb. Radiolucent tables with C-ARM X Ray will allow accurate fracture reduction and alignment.

Convenor

Professor Ton Tran

Course Fees

$1200+GST

Accommodation Options

  • Hyatt Regency Hotel, Darling Harbour, Sydney. Minimum 2 night booking $680 per room (including breakfast for one person)
  • Travelodge Hotel Macquarie, North Ryde $150 per Standard Queen Room per night (room only) - $300 for 2 nights

Transfer Options

A group transfer to the domestic terminal at Sydney airport is offered at the close of the course for $20+GST

Lower Limb Cadaveric Dissection Course

Date

7th November, 2020
from 8:00am to 5:30pm

Venue

Sydney Clinical Skills & Simulation Centre Kolling Building, Westbourne Street, Royal North Shore Hospital
St Leonards NSW 2065

Target Audience

Set1 - Set 2

Course Outline

This is an interactive course involving informal presentations, discussion and hands on cadaveric dissection workshops, based in a small group environment. Anatomy teaching and surgical demonstration of standard & alternative exposures of the lower limb will be covered. The maximum ratio for cadaveric workshops will be 4:1.

Course Fees

$500+GST

Accommodation Options

  • Hyatt Regency Hotel, Darling Harbour, Sydney. $400 per King Room (including breakfast for one person)
  • Greenwich Inn Motel, St Leonards $155 per Double Room per night (room only)

Transfer Options

A group transfer at the close of the course to the domestic terminal at Sydney airport will be offered for $20+GST at the time of registration