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Meetings and Events

2014 South Australian Regional Committee Meetings - 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Boardroom, 1st Floor, Palmer Place, NORTH ADELAIDE SA 5006
Tuesday 5 August
Tuesday 14 October
Tuesday 2 December

2014 RACS SA Executive Committee Meetings -  6pm - 7.30pm
Boardroom, 1st Floor, Palmer Place, NORTH ADELAIDE SA 5006

Tuesday 22 July
Tuesday 30 September
Tuesday 18 November

RACSTA Event
Wednesdy 30 July
Time 7.30pm - 9.00pm
Boardroom, 1st Floor, Palmer Place, NORTH ADELAIDE SA 5006

2014 Anstey Giles Lecture
Friday October 17, 2014
National Wine Centre of Australia
Gallery Room
Cnr of Botanic & Hackney Roads
ADELAIDE SA  5000

Anstey Giles Lecture presented by  Professor Manny Noakes, BSc, Dip Nut&Diet, PhD

2014 SA Awards - RP Jepson Medal and Justin Miller Prize
Wednesday 12 November
RACS Building
Conferenece Room, 1st Floor
Time TBC (Evening)

2014 Australian Orthopaedic Association SA Branch Committee - 7.00pm
Tuesday 22 July - College of Surgeons Conference Room
Tuesday 21 October - College of Surgeons Boardroom

2014 Australian Orthopaedic Association SA Regional Training Committee - 7.00pm
 Wednesday 20 August - College of Surgeons Boardroom
Wednesday 19 November - College of Surgeons Boardroom

2014 Australian Orthopaedic Association Branch Scientific and General meetings
Friday 8 August, 10.30am -  Women's and Children's Hospital
Friday 14 November, 1.30pm -  Flinders Medical Centre 

2014 Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting
12 -16 October  - Melbourne

2014 Continuing Orthopaedic Education Meetings
23 - 25 July - Adelaide 

2014 Annual Scientific Meeting
WA, SA & NT Scientific Meeting
8 - 10 August 2014
Pullman Resort Bunker Bay
DUNSBOROUGH WA
(in the picturesque Margaret River wine region)
For further information, please contact SA Regional Office on +61  8 8239 1000

Download SA Call for Abstracts ASM 2014 (PDF 50KB)
Download Joint ASM Accommodation Booking Form (PDF 188 KB)
Download Joint ASM Registration Form (PDF 37.8)
Download WA SA & NT Program (PDF 168 KB)
  
HOODSWEENEY Royal Colleges Golf Day
Friday 7 November 2014
328 Tapleys Hill Road
Seaton, SA Australia
Download Registration Form  (PDF 235 KB)

View more events on the conferences page of this website.

2013/2014 Definitive Surgical Trauma Care
(DSTC) and Definitive Perioperative Trauma
Download Course dates 2013/2014 (PDF 37KB)

Room Bookings for SA Regional Office
For all Room bookings please contact college.sa@surgeons.org
Download Room Booking Form (PDF 93KB)

2014 Trauma Committee Meeting - Teleconference
Teleconference only 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Thursday May 15
Thursday August 15
Thursday November 20 

2013 Sir Henry Newland Award
Recipient-Professor Donald Simpson, AO
Download Citation (PDF 87KB)
Henry Newland Award - Call for Nominations (PDF 183KB)

 

Sponsors

Hood-Sweeney-LogoThe South Australian Regional Office wishes to acknowledge support from the following sponsors for activities in the current year:

HOODSWEENEY are a key partner to RACS in South Australia providing special member benefits on accounting and financial planning services to members.
To learn more, please call Lisa Hickey or Adrian Zoppa on 1300 764 200, visit their website by clicking on their logo below or email racs@hoodsweeney.com.au 

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Newsletters

April Newsletter 2014
March Newsletter 2014

 

Mortality audit

South Australian Audit of Perioperative Mortality (SAAPM)

 

Scholarships

Margorie Hooper Scholarship - This opportunity enables the recipient to reside temporarily outside the State of South Australia, either elsewhere in Australia or overseas, in order to undertake postgraduate studies or for surgeons to travel overseas to learn a new surgical skill for the benefit of the surgical community of South Australia.

WG Norman Research Fellowship - Open to Fellows and surgical Trainees, resident in South Australia and enrolled in, or intending to enrol in, a higher degree. The research must be based in South Australia and the topic should preferably have a trauma focus.

 

Workforce

Active Fellows by specialty and region, as at 30 April 2011

A Fellow is considered active if they are currently involved in any aspect of surgical activity that involves the use of surgical skills or knowledge gained through their surgical training. This extends to and is not exclusive of medico-legal work, research or supervision of Trainees and International Medical Graduates (IMGs). Further Annual and Interim Activities Reports are available on the workforce-and-activities-reports.

South Australia Workforce Data

Data ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA AUST NZ Overseas Total
CAR 4 54 0 35 9 3 57 13 175 25 28 227
GEN 17 533 17 268 128 26 427 123 1539 240 158 1937
NEU 6 73 0 41 15 5 59 19 218 19 24 261
ORT 23 395 6 252 110 21 289 115 1211 259 54 1524
OTO 8 140 3 80 42 8 110 38 429 82 26 537
PAE 4 31 0 12 8 3 23 8 89 16 24 129
PLA 5 118 2 59 40 9 127 42 402 58 22 482
URO 5 122 1 76 29 10 99 36 378 51 22 451
VAS 3 62 1 36 14 4 44 13 177 17 2 196
Total 75 1528 30 859 395 89 1235 407 4618 766 360 5744

CAR - Cardiothoracic Surgery
GEN - General Surgery
NEU - Neurosurgery
ORT - Orthopaedic Surgery
OTO - Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
PAE - Paediatric Surgery
PLA - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
URO - Urology
VAS - Vascular Surgery

Frequently asked questions

What are your hours of opening?
Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Where can I park at the College?
Two-hour street parking is available in Palmer Place.

Where can I stay in Adelaide?
For accommodation bookings, access the travel management section of this website. If you are a Trainee or Fellow of the College, you will be eligible for discounted pricing.

Contact

SA Regional Committee

South Australian Regional Office
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Telephone: +61 8 8239 1000
Fax: +61 8 8267 3069
Email: college.sa@surgeons.org

SA regional office - Google mapStreet address
51-54 Palmer Place
North Adelaide SA Australia

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Postal address
PO Box 44
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Research, Audit & Academic Surgery Division
ASERNIP-S Office
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia

Telephone: +61 8 8219 0900
Fax: +61 8 8219 0999
Email: asernips@surgeons.org