Offered by James Cook University in association with the Cairns Hospital Orthopaedics, the Northern Clinical Training Network (NCTN) and Queensland Health.
This two-day intensive program provides Orthopaedic Advanced Trainees and aspiring trainees with an opportunity to perform cadaver based orthopaedics exposures common to both trauma and elective procedures.
Candidates will be provided with a manual listing and outlining objectives, steps to dissection of the approaches to upper and lower limbs and pelvis. Each candidate will perform these under the guidance and supervision of experienced faculty members. Each candidate will be assessed at the end of the second day which will include knowledge of anatomy, demonstration of relevant structures, communication and teamwork.
The course covers:
Shoulder & Humerus
Elbow & Forearm
Wrist & Hand
Hip & Pelvis
Foot and Ankle
Course faculty members:
Invited national faculty
Invited international faculty
The course fee of $2500 includes all course materials and equipment, personal supervision, mentoring and advice from Fellows, allocation to a station with one other person, formal dinner, welcome reception, lunches, morning and afternoon teas and a set of course scrubs and cap.
Interest in this course has been high and places are limited to 20 participants.
Application requirements and registration: In order to be eligible for this course you must be at least PGY3. Preference will be given to Orthopaedic Trainees.
To apply, please complete an expression of interest
This course is accredited by The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
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