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EM Courses August 2015

Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Refresher

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5th August 2015
(2 Day Course)

Registrations close: 29/7/2015

The course is held in Melbourne, Victoria

Are you an ED physician wanting to refine your ultrasound skills further? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously and want to take your abilities to the next level?
Then this is the course for you.

This two day course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in the ED.

Led at every step by skilled sonographers and physicians you will come away equipped with a set of new skills ready to apply in the real world.

This practical and focused course builds on experience from other courses and will extend your skills with over 10 hours of scanning over two days. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate proficiency in performing and interpreting emergency ultrasound scans – including:

eFAST
AAA
Vascular access (through experience gained on ultrasound phantoms)
Transabdominal assessment in the 1st trimester

Our emergency ultrasound training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:

State of the art training facility with modern ultrasound equipment
Small class sizes
A focus on practical skills acquisition with over 10 hours of scanning time
The utilisation of real patient models supplemented by ultrasound phantoms

Overall our focus is on learning through doing in a fun and relaxed collegiate environment.

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EM Courses August 2014

Advanced Wilderness Life Support Course

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1st - 3rd August 2014

This course is to be held at Langley Hotel Gustavia, Chamonix, France

Nestled in a lush valley in the French Alps, the idyllic mountain resort of Chamonix provides an unmatched base for outdoor adventure. The Mont Blanc massif rises impressively over the charming village inspiring the avid mountaineer and casual hiker alike. This alpinists' playground offers an ideal location for an Advanced Wilderness Life Support course. Wilderness Medicine brings you and AWLS® conference "to learn the skills to prevent medical problems, reduce suffering and save lives in non-traditional medical settings".

Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medical skills
for patient assessment, stabilization and evacuation.

Practice your skills in live scenarios.

Work with our expert faculty, including Richard Ingebretsen, MD, PhD.

Earn your AWLS certification.

Obtain up to 20.5 hours of CME or Fellowship credits
from the Wilderness Medical Society*

The AWLS® program focuses on treatment of the most common injuries and illnesses encountered making the AWLS® certification the standard in the medical industry for wilderness medicine. The course offers intensive practical hands-on skills teaching.

*The Wilderness Medical Society designates this educational activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through joint sponsorship of the Wilderness Medical Society and AdventureMed. The Wilderness Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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iHeartScan Advanced Workshop


2nd - 3rd August 2014

This workshop is to be held in Melbourne, Victoria

This workshop will build upon on the iHeartScan workshop by extending diagnostic capability and technique.
Maximum intake is 30 participants per workshop.

Core learning areas are:
1. Transthoracic Imaging refresher
2. Basic Doppler Quantification Techniques
3. Lung Ultrasound Examination
4. Interactive Case & Scanning Scenarios
Prerequisite - The completion of the iHeartscan Workshop.

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Introductory Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine

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4th - 8th August 2014

This course will be held at Ultrasound Training Solutions Melbourne, Vic

Are you an ED physician wanting to learn ultrasound skills from experts in your field? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously but found it lacking in relevance? Are you struggling to use your machine? Then this is the course for you.

This five day course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in the ED. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate proficiency in performing and interpreting emergency ultrasound scans – including AAA, cardiac, vascular access and FAST.

Our training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:
• Course development and delivery overseen by consultant emergency physicians
• Small class sizes maintaining a 4:1 student:trainer ratio
• A focus on practical skills acquisition with real patient models

**ASEM Members will receive $100 discount at time of booking**

For more information and accreditation details go to: www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au

Contact: Suean Pascoe, Director
Ph: +61 4 2200 0750;
email: $Q$jogp@vmusbtpvoeusbjojoh.dpn.bv


Airway Skills Course

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7th August 2014

This event is to be held at the Clinical Skills Centre Support Building, Level 4 Auckland City Hospital Park Road, Auckland. New Zealand

Update your skills in this all-day difficult airway workshop designed for Anaesthetists, Intensivists and Emergency Medicine Physicians. Enjoy small groups, experienced tutors, simulators and individualized sets of mannequins, models and the latest equipment.

Learn cricothyroidotomy and jet ventilation in a realistic environment. Improve fibreoptic intubation and routine airway management. Take home practical tips and confidence to manage the difficult airway.

Our courses provide :-

hands-on experience
a wide range of airway equipment
individual tuition from experienced tutors
small groups for maximum learning.

You will gain :-

confidence with difficult airways
knowledge and a wealth of practical tips
expertise with modern equipment
accreditation (read more)

Learning at AirwaySkills is experiential not didactic:-

We emphasize practical experience.
For maximum benefit each participant has their own equipment, models and mannequins.
No standing in a queue on this course!
We provide a wide range of equipment for multiple techniques.
Plenty of time to practise in a relaxed atmosphere.

For further information please click here.


X-Ray - Combined Chest & Emergency Interpretation


9th - 10th August 2014

This course is to be held at Newscastle - John Hunter Hospital, Australia

A comprehensive review of the fundamental principles of chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation.

Despite the technological advancements in medical imaging, the chest X-Ray remains the most frequently requested radiological investigation, and one of, if not the most difficult to interpret correctly. Our 'Combined Chest X-Ray and Emergency X-Ray Interpretation' course provides a comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation. Interactive multimedia small live group sessions are undertaken between lectures. The goal of the course is to provide practitioners with the confidence to recognise a normal chest X-Ray, common patterns of disease and to recognise radiographic patterns of trauma and injury commonly encountered for each body area. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or download a course brochure here.


Acute Medical & Surgical CT Interpretation


9th - 10th August 2014

This course is to be held at Lightbox Radiology Education, Auckland, NZ

The perfect introduction to computed tomography in the acute clinical setting.

Designed in a systematic learning format, the course covers acquisition, normal variations, patterns of disease & pitfalls in CT imaging of the head, chest, abdomen, pelvis, cervical & thoracolumbar spine. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where participants review CT cases on PACS alone or in pairs to reinforce fundamental learning objectives. Our goal is to provide practitioners with the knowledge and confidence to interpret CT findings in commonly encountered acute clinical settings. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or to download a course brochure please click here


Advanced Life Support (Level 1)


9th August 2014

The one day course will be held in Perth, Australia.

The one-day ALS 1 course covers advanced life support training specifically designed for healthcare personnel who require more advanced skills than those taught in a basic life support course. This course will provide participants with the skills for managing a cardiac arrest or other medical emergencies in a clinical setting until the arrival of a resuscitation team or paramedics.


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Advanced Wilderness Life Support (AWLS)

11th - 15th August 2014

The Course is to be held in Queenstown, NZ

We are a Southland based group of Medical and Allied Health Practitioners with an interest in Wilderness Medicine. Our locality provides us with unrestricted access to the wilderness areas of Southland and Otago, including the beautiful Lakes Districts around Queenstown.

We provide Medical training for Health Professionals with an interest in Wilderness Medicine. The training is suitable for those looking at undertaking medical care on expeditions and trips to remote areas or those with an interest in this subject. Southland Wilderness Medicine Group is the first Organisation in New Zealand to offer the “Advanced Wilderness Life Support” Course (AWLS). This course has been developed by experts associated with the Wilderness Medicine Society (WMS) in the US.

For further information please click here.


Acute Medical & Surgical CT Interpretation


11th - 12th August 2014

This course is to be held at Lightbox Radiology Education, Queenstown, NZ

The perfect introduction to computed tomography in the acute clinical setting.

Designed in a systematic learning format, the course covers acquisition, normal variations, patterns of disease & pitfalls in CT imaging of the head, chest, abdomen, pelvis, cervical & thoracolumbar spine. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where participants review CT cases on PACS alone or in pairs to reinforce fundamental learning objectives. Our goal is to provide practitioners with the knowledge and confidence to interpret CT findings in commonly encountered acute clinical settings. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or to download a course brochure please click here


X-Ray - Combined Chest & Emergency Interpretation


16th - 17th August 2014

This course is to be held in Cape Town, South Africa

A comprehensive review of the fundamental principles of chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation.

Despite the technological advancements in medical imaging, the chest X-Ray remains the most frequently requested radiological investigation, and one of, if not the most difficult to interpret correctly. Our 'Combined Chest X-Ray and Emergency X-Ray Interpretation' course provides a comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation. Interactive multimedia small live group sessions are undertaken between lectures. The goal of the course is to provide practitioners with the confidence to recognise a normal chest X-Ray, common patterns of disease and to recognise radiographic patterns of trauma and injury commonly encountered for each body area. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or download a course brochure here.


Introductory Ultrasound for General Medicine

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20th - 22nd August 2014

The course is to be held at Ultrasound Training Solutions, Melbourne, Vic

Are you a general physician wanting to gain practical proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans? Have you attended an ultrasound course previously but found it lacking in relevance? Are you struggling to use your machine? Then this is the course for you.

This newly revised course will give you the ultrasound skills you need to make critical decisions in your daily practice. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate basic proficiency in performing and interpreting ultrasound scans – including abdominal, vascular and basic cardiac – as well as in a range of procedural applications.

Our training philosophy optimises your learning experience with:
• Course development and delivery overseen by consultant emergency physicians
• Small class sizes maintaining a 4:1 student:trainer ratio
• A focus on practical skills acquisition with real patient models

For more information and accreditation details go to:
www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au/courses/event/introductory-ultrasound-for-general-medicine-gm3d140820

**ASEM Members will receive $100 discount at time of booking**

For more information and accreditation details go to: www.ultrasoundtraining.com.au

Contact: Suean Pascoe, Director
Ph: +61 4 2200 0750;
email: $Q$jogp@vmusbtpvoeusbjojoh.dpn.bv


Obstetrics & Gynaecology for Emergency Practitioners

24th - 25th August 2014

This course will be held in Hornsby, NSW

This is a 2 day intensive “hands on” training program that is designed for Emergency Practitioners and trainees with little or no previous ultrasound experience.

The course will be delivered by medical educationalists and ultrasound experts ensuring a collaborative and supportive learning environment. A variety of high quality equipment is used in conjunction with scanning models and phantoms, ensuring the consolidation of practical scanning.

The course will cover the theoretical and practical curriculums for Basic Gynaecology, Basic Early and Advanced Early Pregnancy.

For further information please click here


Emergency Ultrasound Course

28th - 29th August 2014

This course is to be held in Hornsby, NSW

FEATURES:
Online Lectures – Prerequisite physics
Maximal hands on scanning time
Structured Reports
Opportunity for Logbook submission

DESIGNED AND DELIVERED BY:
Emergency Physicians (with post graduate Ultrasound qualifications)
Sonographers
Medical Educationalists

For further information please click here


iHeartScan Workshop


30th - 31st August 2014

The workshop will take place in Sydney, NSW, Australia

Workshops are designed for Anaesthetists, Intensive Care, Emergency Department Physicians and Surgeons who wish to learn how to use Point of Care (POC) transthoracic and ultrasound guidance techniques.

For further information please click here


X-Ray - Combined Chest & Emergency Interpretation


30th - 31st August 2014

This course is to be held in Birmingham, UK

A comprehensive review of the fundamental principles of chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation.

Despite the technological advancements in medical imaging, the chest X-Ray remains the most frequently requested radiological investigation, and one of, if not the most difficult to interpret correctly. Our 'Combined Chest X-Ray and Emergency X-Ray Interpretation' course provides a comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation. Interactive multimedia small live group sessions are undertaken between lectures. The goal of the course is to provide practitioners with the confidence to recognise a normal chest X-Ray, common patterns of disease and to recognise radiographic patterns of trauma and injury commonly encountered for each body area. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

For further information please visit www.lightboxradiology.com.au

Or download a course brochure here.


Paediatric Imaging Interpretation


21st August 2014

This one day course will be held at St Vincents Hospital, Melbourne, Vic.

The course covers imaging of the head, chest, abdomen and musculoskeletal system in 4 modules. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where delegates review cases with X-ray, Ultrasound, CT and MRI to consolidate fundamental principles of imaging interpretation.

For further information please click here


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