Rhinoscopy Workshop

Venue:

St Vincent’s Campus, Darlinghurst


Date details:

8-9 August 2019


Online registration and payment link:


Course overview:

The course is aimed at respiratory physicians, immunologists, allergists and other specialities who are interested in the diagnosis and management of upper airways disease. There is a focus on integrated medical and surgical management. Modern concepts of airways disease, inflammatory processes and an evidenced based approach will be discussed.


Speakers:

Our invited speakers are:

Dr. Bradford A. Woodworth, a Professor of Otolaryngology and Adjunct Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Medicine. Professor Woodworth is a surgeon-scientist and academic leader.  He serves as an Associate Scientist in the Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center where he runs the UAB Rhinology Research Laboratory.

 

Dr. Richard Douglas is a Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Auckland.  Prof Douglas, is a specialist ORL surgeon with clinical and research interests in nasal, sinus and medial skull base conditions. He has a unique background having trained as an immunologist and then retrained as a surgeon.

 

All members of the faculty have a wide experience in the management of sinus disease and endoscopic surgical techniques. They are joined by leading physicians involved in the management of upper airways disease, who all have academic appointments at major teaching facilities.

 

Local faculty

Prof Richard Harvey

Dr Raewyn Campbell

Prof Raymond Sacks

A/Prof Larry Kalish       

A/Prof Janet Rimmer

Dr Geoff Wilcsek

A/Prof Nick Stow

A/Prof Yuresh Naidoo

Prof Pete Smith

Prof Stuart Mackay      

Prof Connie Katelaris

Dr Justin Kong

Dr Harshita Pant


Key topics:

There is a ‘hands on’ rhinoscopy cadaver lab, on Thursday afternoon, with an instructional session on rigid and flexible endoscopy of the upper airway. Live surgery is planned on Friday morning in conjunction with the broader surgical course. Lectures and discussions will prepare the participants for the two sessions.


Who should attend:

The course is aimed at respiratory physicians, immunologists, allergists and other specialities who are interested in the diagnosis and management of upper airways disease. 


Course enquiries:


Course Pre-requisites:

N/A


Pricing:

$350 ex GST


Parking:

Participants are required to organise their own travel and parking arrangements.


Cancellation policy:

Cancellation provided up to 5 working days before the program a full refund will be issued.
Cancellation past the 5 working days and before 24 hours prior to the program half refund will be issued.
Cancellation with 24hrs prior to the program no refund is issued.

 

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