Plastic Surgery: St Vincent’s Advanced Plastic Surgery Nurses Conference (VAPS)

Start date:

7 Sep 2018


St Vincent’s Clinic Function Room, Level 4, St Vincent’s Clinic
& St Vincent’s Hospital

Online registration and payment link:

Course overview:

We are very pleased to invite you to attend the eighth St Vincent’s Advanced Plastic Surgery (VAPS) Nurses Conference which will be held on Friday 7th September 2018.

The VAPS Nursing Conference has rapidly become a key calendar event for the discerning plastic surgery nurse.

The aim of this conference is to advance the quality of nursing care relating to all aspects of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.

The 2018 program will focus on reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the face, examining evidence, management and trends.

We hope you will join us in Sydney to expand and to share your knowledge and experience.

Download the Course Program here.


Plastic Surgery Surgeons and Nurses and other specialists

Key topics:

At the end of the program attendees should be able to:

  • Identify key principles of reconstructive and cosmetic facial surgery;
  • Discuss the latest innovations and trends in reconstructive and cosmetic facial surgery;
  • Reflect on the nurses’ role in managing the surgical care of the patient having reconstructive and cosmetic facial surgery;
  • Apply strategies and practices within the clinical (perioperative, ward & clinic) environment.

Utilise the experiences of specialist plastic nurses and surgeons within their practice.

Who should attend:

This one day intensive conference is designed for experienced plastics nurses and aims to expand their knowledge and skills in plastic surgery nursing.

Course enquiries:

Phone: 02 8382 2653


Friday 7th September (Full Day) +GST $ 165 (incl GST)

SVHS, SVPHS & Mater Sydney Staff (Full Day) $0*

Maximum number of applicants:



Menu options offered:

  • Vegetarian

  • Vegan

  • Diabetic

  • Lactose Free

  • Gluten Free



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