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

2019 Airway Management SIG Meeting

The Airway Management SIG will hold a satellite meeting to the ANZCA ASM from April 27-28, 2019. The meeting will be held at the Grand Hyatt, Kuala Lumpur.

Registrations are now open.  Please click here to visit the meeting webpage.  

 

The Airway Management SIG will hold two sessions at the ANZCA ASM ASA NSC on Tuesday April 30, 2019.

Airway Management SIG
"Airway management – new and old"
Implementing the Vortex approach to the difficult airway - Dr Nicholas Chrimes, Australia
Project for the Universal Management of the Airway (PUMA) - Dr Andy Higgs, United Kingdom
Evolution of airway management: diphtheria and world war one facial trauma - Dr Chris Acott AO, Australia

Airway Management SIG
"Difficult airway – expected and unexpected"
Airway incidents: webAirs - Dr Martin Culwick, Australia
Awake tracheal intubation a core skill - Professor Ellen O’Sullivan, United Kingdom
A new video stylet - Professor Friedrich Puhringer, Germany
Safe nasal intubation techniques for OSA and maxillofacial surgery Dr Vladimir Nekhendzy, United States

 

PAST EVENTS

2017 Airway Management SIG Meeting
"Answer to the BIG AIRWAY questions"
Held May 10-12, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, as a satellite to the 2017 ANZCA ASM.
Please visit the meeting webpage to view presentation slides.

RESOURCES

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

AIRWAY ALERT CHECKLIST

Please click here for the airway alert checklist 

NEWSLETTER

August 2018

MEMBERSHIP

If you’d like information on joining the Airway Management Special Interest Group, download an application form or contact the Senior Events Officer on +61 3 9510 6299.

EXECUTIVE

Position
Name
Region
Chair
Professor 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
MemberDr Chris Jephcott NZ
MemberDr Gordon Chapman WA
Honorary MemberProfessor Ellen O'Sullivan Ireland
Co-opted
Dr Gerri Khong
NSW
Co-opted
Dr Adam Rehak
NSW

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