The 2020 Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Austin Health Perioperative Medicine Symposium “Exploring new heights of excellence in perioperative medicine” will be held from March 20-23 in Melbourne.
It will cover current best practice across a broad range of topics in perioperative medicine along with providing a range of workshops on Friday and Sunday of the program.
The scientific program will be held at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre on Saturday March 21. The scientific program will be available soon. In addition to the symposium there will be a number of workshops held on Friday, Sunday and Monday at The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Austin Health, Melbourne. These are hospital based workshops covering key skills and scenarios in medicine. Workshops range from cardiac arrest, CPET, simulation and transthoracic echo. The workshop program will be available soon.
We have five international keynote speakers attending; Professor Adrian Gelb (US), Dr PJ Devereaux (Canada), Dr Carl Waldmann (UK), Professor Javier Garcia Fernandez (Spain) and Dr Claire Macaulay (Scotland). Local speakers will include Professor Guy Ludbrook, Professor Rinaldo Bellomo, Dr Nicholas Chrimes, Dr Hilmy Ismail and Professor Karin Thursky.
Workshops will be held on Friday March 20, Sunday March 22 and Monday March 23 at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Austin Health.
305 Grattan Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
145 Studley Road
Heidelberg VIC 3084
All prices quoted are in Australian dollars and inclusive of GST
The Peter McCallum Cancer Centre and Austin Health Perioperative Medicine Symposium registration entitles the registrant to meeting registration, tea breaks and lunch breaks on Saturday March 21, 2020.
Symposium (full) $803
Symposium (reduced rate - nurse, consultants) $407
Retired anaesthetists $220
Workshop costs are at an additional price to the registration fee.
You are able register for workshops and not attend the Symposium on Saturday.
The link to register will be available soon. Any queries in the meantime please contact the ANZCA events team.
Participants in the ANZCA and FPM CPD program may claim this event under the Knowledge and Skills activity learning sessions. Certificates of attendance will be available for those claiming study leave.
The cardiac arrest, anaphylaxis, major haemorrhage and CICO workshops are recognised by the ANZCA and FPM Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program for emergency response training.
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For further information, please contact the meeting organiser:
ANZCA Events team
P: +61 3 9510 6299
630 St Kilda Road
Melbourne VIC 3004
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