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Procedural Skills for Abdominal Emergencies

Event Name: Procedural Skills for Abdominal Emergencies
Start Date: 3rd Jul 2021 (9am)
End Date: 3rd Jul 2021 (5pm)
Contact/RSVP: Registrations close Friday, 11th June 2021. For further information please contact

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This practical workshop has been designed for Medical Practitioners wishing to further develop their skills in assessing and managing Appendicitis. Participants will be offered the opportunity to observe and practice operative techniques which will be performed on fresh human cadavers.

Workshop Content

Topics covered include:

  • Assessing the acute abdomen
  • Abdominal anatomy
  • Acute appendicitis
  • Skills for appendicectomy/ Open appendicectomy
  • (Peri)operative troubleshooting/ Postoperative management


  • Professor Richard Turner, FRACS, Professor of Surgery, University of Tasmania School of Medicine, General Surgeon
  • General Surgery Fellow

ACRRM and RACGP QI&CPD points can be claimed for this course

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$780 (GST Inclusive) includes all refreshments and learning materials

If you have any questions about this course please email: