Interview with Dr Luke Reid FRACS

Can you tell me about why you became an Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) surgeon? When I first started my medical training, I initially thought about becoming a physician, but I decided to become an ENT surgeon because I really liked the combination of medicine and surgery. There are also a lot of sub-specialties within…

ACSEP Management of Sports Trauma (MOST) Course, 16-17 May 2020 (Sydney)

Dates: 16-17 May 2020 Location: Sydney, NSW The Management of Sports Trauma (MOST) Course combines current theory and a practical approach to equip medical professionals with the core skills needed to manage traumatic sporting injuries, on and off the field. The course addresses common emergencies that might confront a sports physician, covers the rationale behind treatment choices and the…

Statement on Australian Government Drought Assistance

  STATEMENT ON AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT DROUGHT ASSISTANCE   The Support for Rural Specialists in Australia (SRSA) Program welcomes the Australian Government recent announcement to increase drought assistance to affected regions across Australia. The funding package announced on 7 November, includes: Interest and repayment-free loans. $180m for councils. $200m for community projects. $138m for road building.…

Interview with Dr Jesse Zanker FRACP

Dr Jesse Zanker is a Geriatrician working in Echuca, Victoria. The Support for Rural Specialists in Australia (SRSA) grant enabled him to attend The Executive Colloquium at the Cranlana Centre for Ethical Leadership. The Colloquium is an ethics and leadership course examining how the health and aged care sectors can apply their services more justly.…

RANZCP 2020 Congress (Hobart)

Dates: 17-21 May 2020 Location: Hobart, TAS The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) 2020 Congress will be held from 17-21 May 2020 at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart. The Congress will offer a comprehensive scientific program that will feature a full range of topics spanning the breadth of contemporary psychiatric practice and…

Musculoskeletal MRI Conference (Sydney)

Dates: 12-13 October 2019 Location: Melbourne, VIC Musculoskeletal MRI Conference will be held on Saturday 12th October at Saxons Training Facilities. The course is designed for radiology, orthopaedic, sports medicine registrars and consultants wishing to become proficient in musculoskeletal MRI to a basic level. Recognising normal MRI anatomy and variations, and learning to identify common…

Pathology Update 2020 (Sydney)

Dates: 20-22 March 2020

Location: Sydney, NSW

Pathology Update is the annual scientific meeting for the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia. Pathology Update covers the scientific disciplines of Anatomical, Chemical, Forensic, Genetic, General, Haematology, Immunopathology and Microbiology.

Website: https://www.rcpa.edu.au/Events/Event-Details/2020/March/Pathology-Update-2020