Traumatic cardiac arrest - new hope? seminar 4th August 2014. Registrations CLOSED.
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The Australian Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium is pleased to be convening a seminar on ‘Traumatic Cardiac Arrest' on the evening of Monday 4th August 2014, at the Alfred Centre. We are fortunate to be able to take advantage of Associate Professor James Manning, Director of the Resuscitation Research Laboratory at the University of North Carolina, visiting Melbourne. We look forward to hearing about his work in selective aortic arch perfusion (SAAP) in traumatic cardiac arrest. In addition, we will hear about what is happening in traumatic cardiac arrest management in Victoria.
Venue: The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP) Lecture Theatre, 75 Commercial Rd, Melbourne
Seminar date: Monday 4th August, 2014
Seminar time: 1815 - 2015 (Registration from 1730)
Cost: No cost but registration essential by Thursday 31st July to firstname.lastname@example.org / ph: 03 9903 0891
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Venous leg ulcer seminar 15th August 2014
Venous leg ulcers (VLU) are a common problem that have a considerable impact on an individual’s health, quality of life and health care costs. Wound care providers, researchers, industry partners and policy makers are collaborating to decrease the (future) burden of VLU. Come and hear about the innovative initiatives, current and future, to help you and your organisation improve the quality of care for people with VLU.
Who should attend: All those interested in improving the quality of care for people with VLU.
Venue: The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP) lecture theatre, 75 Commercial Rd, The Alfred, Melbourne Vic 3004.
Seminar date: Friday 15th August, 2014
Seminar time: 9:00am - 3:30pm (Registration opens at 8:30am)
$395pp (incl. of GST) - Medical Health professionals
$300pp (incl. of GST) - Nursing Allied Health
$270pp (incl. of GST) - Registration for 2 or more delegates*
$200pp (incl. of GST) - Full time student rate (proof of student status required)
*Delegates MUST register at the same time to receive discount (this cannot be processed retrospectively)
Enquiries to Catherine Pound on +61 3 9903 0891 or email@example.com
International Emergency Care Symposium 4th and 5th Sep 2014 - Registrations open
If we are genuinely passionate about supporting efforts to improve emergency care globally, then we must continually ask: "Can('t) we do better?"
And if we want to do better, then "how can we do better?" And who are the "we" anyway? The 3rd Alfred International Emergency Care Symposium, with its growing band of local and international experts, will seek to debate and answer these essential questions and many others.
Who is the IEC Symposium for?
The symposium is designed for emergency physicians, emergency medicine trainees, emergency nurses, paramedics, medical students and any health professionals with an interest in global emergency healthcare.
This symposium draws on global expertise and is organised by:
Dr Gerard O’Reilly, Chair, International Emergency Medicine Special Interest Group, ACEM
Dr De Villiers Smit, Director, Emergency Services, Alfred Health
Professor Peter Cameron, President IFEM, Chairman of Emergency Medicine, Hamad Medical Corporation
Symposium dates: Thu 4th and Fri 5th September 2014
Program and registration: The full program and registration are available on the following website IEC Program and registration.
Venue: The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP) lecture theatre, 75 Commercial Rd, Alfred Centre, Monash University, Melbourne
Enquiries: Jessica Hocking email: firstname.lastname@example.org ph: +61 3 9076 3802 or
Catherine Pound email: email@example.com ph: +61 3 9903 0891
Emergency Medicine Research Short Course Semester 2, 2014 (registrations closed)
- Introduction to research methods used in observational studies
- Practical skills required in the design and assessment of a research project
Protocol design, including study type selection, introduction to questionnaire design, sampling methods, and ethics approval
- Planning data management and statistical analysis and developing a study budget
- Introduction to the role of qualitative research
Evidence Based Medicine
- Appropriately formulate answerable clinical questions
- Scientific literature search
- Critical appraisal of scientific literature and evidence based guidelines
- Application of research to clinical practice
- Barriers to changing practice
When: 5 month course commencing 28th July, 2014
Venue: School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Melb Vic 3004.
For expressions of interest for 2015 please email: firstname.lastname@example.org