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

75th National Scientific Congress (NSC) of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA) 

The Obstetrics Anaesthesia SIG will hold a session at the 75th National Scientific Congress (NSC) of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA) on Saturday September 17 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Please see below the session time and titles.

8.30-10.30am: Obstetric Anaesthesia - the state of play
Remifentanil PCA - where to now? Dr Sanjay Sharma
Obstetric Haemorrhage: a haematologist’s perspective, Dr Helen Savoia
  

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

 

PAST EVENTS

2014 Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG Meeting  

'Expect the unexpected when expecting: Obstetric anaesthesia update' 

Held March 21-23, 2014, Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney. 

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

Dr Victoria Eley

QLD

Member

Dr James Griffiths

Vic

Member

Dr Jack Hill

NZ

Member

Dr Kym Osborn

SA

Member

Professor Michael Paech

WA

 Member

Dr Peter Smith

 NSW

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE MEETINGS 2016


The Obstetric Anaesthesia SIG Executive will meet 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.