South Australia

SA events 2019

The Head and Neck Society Meeting

Tuesday 30th April 6.30pm
Venue: Caledonian Hotel
219 O’Connell St, North Adelaide

Palliative Care of the Head and Neck Cancer Patient

1. Palliative care treatment of Head and Neck Patients
Dr Charlotte Griffiths
Mary Potter Hospice

2. Palliative Surgery in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Dr Ollie Dale
RAH Head and Neck Fellow

PLEASE RSVP PRIOR TO MEETING – THANKS

Cash/Card Payments on the night

Electronic Payments to:
Name: SA Head and Neck Society
BSB: 085458
Account No: 767299861

Meeting and meal (wine/beer Inclusive): $40pp


This event will focus primarily on airway management.

  • Dr Ooi will present information on the new techniques such as Coblation and BiZACT and their use in Tosillesctomy, OSA and Airway management.
  • Tracey Nicholls will present the why and how of Tracheostomy, ward management, tube selection and preparing to go home.
  • Sandra Ridings will overview our new Internet learning modules.

Thank you to our sponsors: Cancer Council of SA, Medtronic, Smith & Nephew and Paragon Medical

Date: 22 May 2019
Location: Cancer Council SA202 Greenhill Road , Eastwood, Adelaide, South Australia 5063
Cost: $5 MEMBERS / $15 NON MEMBERS Certificates of attendance & light supper supplied
Contact details: Tracey Nichollssa@ohnng.com.au or traceynicholls@bigpond.com
Ph: 0411 771 976

Register at: https://www.trybooking.com/495286


Adelaide Tracheostomy Course

September 10-11 2019
The Adelaide Tracheostomy Course faculty is led by Intensivists Dr Shailesh Bihari & Dr Andrew Holt, and ENT Consultants Associate Professor Eng Ooi & Dr Theo Athanasiadis. The supporting faculty is made up of very experienced and highly trained surgeons, intensivists, nursing and allied health professionals who are all experts in their field.

For registration go to https://cicm.eventsair.com/adelaide-tracheostomy-course/atc2019
For further information please email atc@sa.gov.au or call 08 8204 4247

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13th Adelaide Endoscopic  Management

of Vascular Injuries Workshop

27th November 2019

  • Vascular complications during skull base surgery and outcomes
  • Management of surgical field during EES
  • Surgical steps for venous and arterial models
  • Outcomes of vascular injuries
  • Does training make a difference?

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22nd Advanced Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Course Frontal Sinus Masterclass

28th – 30th November 2019

  • 3D Anatomy of the sinus and skull base
  • Optimising the surgical field
  • International frontal sinus classification
  • Decision making in the frontal sinus
  • Surgical approaches to the frontal
  • Dealing with the difficult frontal sinus
    • neo osteogenesis
    • isolate frontal sinusitis
    • frontal mucoceles
    • osteomas
  • Nasal polyps and the frontal
  • Technique and improving outcomes of frontal drillout
  • Complication in frontal sinus surgery
    • Dealing with AEA
  • Orbital hematoma
    • CSF leaks
  • Evidence of outcomes with pedicled flaps

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