Other meetings

RANZCO International Development Workshop – Ophthalmic plastic surgery and teaching methods in low resource settings
Date: Friday 27 October 2017
Time: All day
Description: Oculoplastics has a diversity of disease manifestations, treatments and treatment variations. The workshop will allow for interactive discussions and presentations exploring contextual differences in limited and better resourced settings, as well as relevant teaching methods. Click here for further details.

CPR Refresher Course (by Surf Life Saving Western Australia)
Date: Saturday 28 October 2017
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Cost: $75 per person. Bookings must be made via the registration form.
Description: The HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Refresher is a two-hour course and covers all requirements of the HLTAID001 unit of competency. This includes:

·       Casualty assessment and emergency action principles, DRSABCD
·       One and two operator CPR techniques including cardiac compressions on an infant and adult
·       Unpacking and applying a defibrillator
·       Procedure for placing patient in recovery position.

Notes:  Participants must be able to complete 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor to be deemed competent. On successful completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate and wallet card stating that they have achieved the HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation unit of competency.
No pre-reading is required.

Registrars’ Club – Sponsored by AVANT
Date: Saturday 28 October 2017
Time: 1pm – 5pm (including lunch, afternoon tea and networking drinks)
Cost: $65 for Registrars’ Club
$95 for combined Registrars’ Club and RANZCO Welcome for Delegates and Industry in Summer Gardens.
Description: Once the fog of training and exams has lifted, what does the ophthalmology landscape reveal? What options lie ahead and how do you balance the competing demands of work, life, debt, research and travel? How can you shape the future of the profession and the College? What is CPD and why are you now committed to a lifetime of it? These questions and many more will be addressed over the afternoon. Click here for further details.