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

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

The Airway Management 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

All things airway revisited, Associate Professor Reny Segal

Airway assessment and decision making, Dr Pierre Bradley

Cognitive aids and algorithms in airway management, Dr Stuart Marshall, 

Use of ultrasound in airway management, Dr Nico Terblanche

EVENTS

Airway Management SIG Meeting 2017

The Airway Management SIG will hold the 2017 meeting at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from May 10-12. The theme of the meeting is "Answer to the BIG AIRWAY questions". This meeting will run as a satellite to the 2017 ANZCA ASM. Registration is now open. For further information and to book your place, 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 Tish Stefanutto NSW
Member Dr Pierre Bradley Vic
Member Dr Chris Acott SA
Member Dr Paul Baker NZ
Member Dr Keith Greenland QLD
Member Dr Richard Semenov SA
Member Dr Andy Heard  WA
Member Dr Drew Heffernan NSW
Member Dr Keat Lee Vic
Member  Dr Reny Segal Vic
Member  Dr Hock Tan VIC
Co-opted Dr Gerri Khong NSW
Co-opted Dr Adam Rehak NSW