Rural SIG

Rural Special Interest Group 

OBJECTIVE

The aim of this web page is to improve communication with all Fellows about the aims, objectives and activities of the Rural SIG
 

FUTURE EVENTS

 The Rural SIG will hold a session at the ANZCA ASM on Tuesday April 30 May 3, 2019

"City expectations, rural resources"
Rural anaesthetic workforce: Malaysia – Dr Sushila Sivasubramaniam, Malaysia
The elusive GP anaesthetist Dr Peter Gilchrist, Australia
Anaesthesia in Aboriginal Australian contexts, and with MSF: The challenges and joys  Dr Damien Brown, Australia

 

2019 Rural SIG Meeting

The 2019 Rural SIG will be held in Ballarat from November 2-4 at the Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre.  The meeting will be held in association with Provincial Surgeons of Australia, Annual Scientific Conference.  Registrations will open in April 2019.  To view the provisional program, please click here.
For further information, please contact the secretariat

 

PAST EVENTS

2018 Rural SIG Meeting
"Rural anaesthesia - radiating from the centre"
Held June 15-16, 
Voyages, Ayers Rock, Uluru.
Please visit the meeting website to view the presentation slides.

2017 Rural SIG Meeting

"Delivering obstetric anaesthesia to the bush"
Held July 7-8, Cable Beach Resort and Spa.
Please visit the meeting website to view the presentation slides.

RESOURCES

For copies of past resources please contact Kirsty O'Connor

MEMBERSHIP

If you would like to join the Rural SIG, please download an application form or contact Kirsty O'Connor, Senior Event Officer on +61 3 9510 6299.

EXECUTIVE

Chair
Dr David Rowe (Chair)
NSW
Member
Dr Craig Mitchell
Vic
Member
Dr Annette Turley
Qld
Member 
Dr Pat Coleman
WA
Member 
Dr Andrew Michael
SA
Member 
Dr Brian Spain
NT
Co-opted
Dr Rod Martin 
NSW