Airway Management SIG

 

Airway Management Special Interest Group

OBJECTIVE

The major objective of the Airway Management Special Interest Group is the promotion of science and education by the exchange of ideas between anaesthetists with a particular interest and involvement in airway management.
 

ACTIVITIES

The Airway Management SIG will hold a session at the upcoming 2018 joint ANZCA ASM and RACS ASC, on May 9, 2018 at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Sydney, at 4-5.30pm. The theme of the meeting is “Getting better at what we do:”, and sessions are as follows:

Videolaryngoscopy – the new standard - Professor André Van Zundert
Ultrasound for airway assessment - Dr Yasmin Endlich
Mask ventilation: What can we do better? - Dr Kar-Soon Lim
Oxygen, algorithms and teaching - Dr Paul Baker

 

EVENTS

Past Events   

 

Airway Management SIG Meeting 2017

The Airway Management SIG was held at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, May 10-12. The theme of the meeting was "Answer to the BIG AIRWAY questions". This meeting was run as a satellite to the 2017 ANZCA ASM. For further information, please visit the 2017 Airway SIG meeting page. 

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 presentations. 

RESOURCES

For copies of resources please contact Kirsty O'Connor, Senior Events Officer on +61 3 9510 6299.  

MEMBERSHIP

If you’d like information on joining the Airway Management Special Interest Group, download an application form or contact Kirsty O'Connor, Senior Events Officer.

EXECUTIVE

Position
Name
Region
Chair
Dr Keith Greenland
Qld
Member   
Dr Linda Beckmann
Qld
Member
Dr Pierre Bradley
Vic
Member
Dr Chris Acott
SA
Member
Dr Paul Baker
NZ
Member   
Dr Yasmin Endlich
SA
Member
Dr Tish Stefanutto
NSW
Member
Dr Richard Semenov
SA
Member
Dr Andy Heard 
WA
Member
Dr Drew Heffernan
NSW
Member
Professor André van Zundert
Vic
Member
Dr Reny Segal
Vic
Member 
Dr Hock Tan
Vic
Co-opted
Dr Gerri Khong
NSW
Co-opted
Dr Adam Rehak
NSW