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Find a surgeon

The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.

 

Meetings and Events
Mortality audit
Workforce
Frequently asked questions
Contact

Meetings and events

Annual Scientific Meeting - 27 October 2018

For the first time the event will be co-hosted by Dr Justin Pik, Neurosurgeon and Dr Tim Makeham, ENT surgeon. 

Theme to be advised.


2018 ACT Regional Committee Meeting Dates (Tuesday 6pm)

20 February

15 May

14 August

13 November

Surgical Skills Workshop

9-10 March

Conflict Resolution: Guest speakers Jann Lennard, Legal Consultant

Surgical Skills: The surgical skills workshop provided an opportunity for junior doctors, surgical trainees, registrars and residents to focus on core surgical skills in an interactive setting with direct teaching and supervision from surgeons. Introductory level.

A second workshop will be held 24-25 August 2018

Professional Development Activities to be held in the ACT this year include:

ACT-ASM Decision to operate seminar - 14 February

Clinical Decision Making - 17 March 

Foundation Skills for Surgical Educators - 1 June and 2 December

Surgeons as Leaders in everyday Practice - 10-11 August 

Academy of Surgical Educations: Studio Session -  10 September (evening)

Operate with Respect - 29 September

 


Mortality audit 

ACT Audit of Surgical Mortality


Workforce

Active Fellows by specialty and region, as at December 2016

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 page.

ACT Workforce Data

Data ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA AUST NZ Overseas Total
CAR 5 57 0 38 11 3 60 15 189 29 22 240
GEN 23 575 18 303 140 28 459 138 1684 240 148 2072
NEU 8 78 0 47 17 6 66 20 242 22 26 290
ORT 24 427 4 287 116 21 306 128 1313 260 53 1626
OTO 8 150 2 89 46 9 115 41 460 90 24 574
PAE 3 38 0 14 7 3 22 8 95 16 21 132
PLA 4 128 2 67 41 10 142 46 440 62 23 525
URO 5 134 1 83 30 10 119 41 423 59 24 506
VAS 4 65 0 37 16 4 54 15 195 19 2 216
Total 84 1652 27 965 424 94 1343 452 5041 797 343 6181

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 opening hours?
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Where is the ACT regional office?
View the location.

Where can I park at the ACT regional office?
Parking is available on site.

Can I book rooms at the ACT regional office to hold meetings?
Contact the office for bookings.

Where can I stay in Canberra?
Visit Canberra Tourism. 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.

What's on in Canberra?
Visit Canberra Tourism.  


Contact

ACT Regional Committee

Australian Capital Territory Regional Office
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
Suite 31, 2 King Street
Deakin ACT 2600 Australia

Telephone: +61 2 6285 4023
Fax: +61 2 6285 3366
Email: college.act@surgeons.org

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