Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG

 Obstetric Anaesthesia Special Interest Group

OBJECTIVE

The executive of the Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG meets regularly, usually via teleconference, to discuss matters related to the group's area of interest.

ACTIVITIES

 

The Obstetrics Anaesthesia SIG will hold a session at the upcoming ASA NSC on Monday October 9, 2017 at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, 3.30-5pm

Please see below the session titles.

Transfusion in obstetrics- Too much, too little or too late
The evolution of transfusion protocols in obstetric haemorrhage: What does the future hold? - Dr Roger Browning
Obstetric induced coagulopathy: Towards evidence based understanding - A/Professor Nolan McDonnell
Visco-elastic testing in obstetric haemorrhage: Does it have a role? - Dr Julie Lee

Please visit the NSC website for further information.

EVENTS

2018 Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG Meeting, May 5-6, 2018, Sydney, NSW

 

The Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG will be conducting its biennial meeting in 2018 as a satelite to the joint ANZCA ASM and RACS ASC which will be held May 7-11, 2018 at the International Convention Centre Sydney. Further information will be available in October 2017. Please contact the events team with any queries.

 

PAST EVENTS

Joint Airway Management SIG and Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG Meeting 2015


A joint meeting was held on Saturday, October 24 at the ANZ Pavillion, Arts Centre in Melbourne. Titled "The obstetric airway: a game of two halves", the meeting covered current best practice across a range of topics at the intersection of obstetric and airway issues.

Please visit the meeting website to view the presentation slides


 

CLINICAL RESOURCES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF WOMEN WITH PREECLAMPSIA 

Dennis AT. Management of pre-eclampsia: issues for anaesthetists. Anaesthesia 2012; 67: 1009–1020. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2044.2012.07195.x 

 

MEMBERSHIP

If you would like information on joining the Obstetric Anaesthesia Special Interest Group, please download an application form or contact Events, on +61 3 9510 6299.

 

EXECUTIVE

 

Position
Name
Region
 
 
 
Chair
Dr Victoria Eley
QLD
Member
Associate Professor Alicia Dennis
Vic
Member
Associate Professor Nolan McDonnell
WA
Member
Dr Fiona Barron
NT
Member
Dr Jade Brown
NSW
Member
Dr Ed Debenham
WA
Member
Dr Surbhi Malhotra
NSW
Member
Dr James Griffiths
Vic
Trainee Rep
Dr Olivia Millay
Vic
Member
Dr Nico Terblanche
Tas
Member
Dr Katie Ben
NZ

 


EXECUTIVE MEET
INGS 


The Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG Executive met on the following dates in 2016:

Tuesday 15 March, 6pm - Teleconference
Sunday 1 May, 3-3.30pm NZ time at the ANZCA ASM
Tuesday 13 September, 6pm - Teleconference


For further information, please contact Events on +61 3 9510 6299 or visit the
ANZCA website.