ANZAST Trauma Grand Rounds

The Australian and New Zealand Association for the Surgery of Trauma launched the ANZAST Trauma Grand Rounds. in October 2020. This bi-monthly live, online broadcast series covers a range of topics with a surgical focus, presented by experts in the field. Presentations are open access, with a recording available for download afterwards.

Severe Abdominal Trauma: How I Do It

Tuesday 7th December 2021. 6pm – 7:30pm Australian EDST

Keynote: Dr Ailene Fitzgerald

Dr Fitzgerald is a General and Trauma Surgeon and Director of the ACT Trauma Service based at Canberra Hospital. She is Chair of the ACT Trauma Committee, co-opted RACS Council member, ACT Chair of RACS Trauma Subcommittee, previous Chair and Committee member of RACS ACT, and regularly contributes as faculty at Australian Trauma conferences and courses. Dr Fitzgerald is a Commander in the Navy Health Reserves, having joined the Royal Australian Navy in 1991 as an undergraduate medical student.  She has served in a number of establishments and ships and completed many deployments, most recently in the Middle East Area of Operations. She has a passion for trauma systems of care and is committed to further developing Trauma Services across Canberra and its surrounding regions. Outside of surgery, she is a mother and step-mother to six teenage children and enjoys quality time with family and friends, appreciating the importance of a healthy work-life balance.

ANZAST are grateful for the ongoing logistical support of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

The Trauma Grand Round will attract RACS CPD. (Structured and approved small group learning).


Archives

October 2021: Trauma in the Paediatric Patient

Keynote: Dr Craig McBride

A recording of the October TGR can viewed HERE.

August 2021: Damage Control Resuscitation

Keynote: Dr James McKay

A recording of the presentation can be viewed HERE

June 2021: Junctional Trauma

Keynote: Dr Joseph Dawson

A recording of the presentation can be viewed HERE

April 2021: Managing Brain Trauma

Keynote address: Prof Mark Sheridan

A recording of the presentation can be viewed HERE

February 2021: Thoracic Trauma Emergencies

Keynote address: Prof Silvana Marasco

A recording of the presentation can be viewed HERE

December 2020: Complex Hepatic Injury.

Keynote address: Mr Charles Pilgrim

A recording of the presentation can be viewed HERE

October 2020: Severe Pelvic Injury.

Keynote address: Prof Zsolt Balogh.

A recording of the presentation can be viewed HERE