Advanced Cardiothoracic Surgery for Perioperative Nurses
Friday 23rd November 2012
|Venue|| Level 4 Lecture Room
St Vincent's Clinic
|Closing date for
Thursday 22nd November 2012
This program aims to assist the experienced perioperative nurse in the development of knowledge and skills related to advanced cardiothoracic surgery.
It will provide insight and information for the Perioperative Nurse to further develop their knowledge, skills and confidence in the circulating and instrument role for complex cardiothoracic surgery.
It will follow the patient journey from listing on the heart/lung transplant wait list through LVAD/RVAD, ECMO and onto transplantation.
The day is being sponsored by Edwards/Vascutek.
This program consists of lectures provided from the multidisciplinary team:
|Speakers||James Rance – CNS Cardio-thoracic Theatres,
Dr Michael Byrom – Senior Cardiothoracic Registrar,
Dr Karim Slimani – Senior Cardiothoracic Registrar,
Jonathan Cropper – Senior Clinical Perfusionist,
Dr Mark Connellan – Senior Transplant Registrar,
Desiree Robson – Clinical Nurse Consultant Heart-Lung Clinic,
Dr Emily Granger – Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon,
Dr Kumud Dhital – Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon,
Medical Company Representatives from Edwards/Vascutek
|Who should attend?||Perioperative Nurses (E/ENs and RNs) with cardiothoracic surgery experience wishing to gain further knowledge of complex procedures.|
|Prerequisites for attending||1 year perioperative nursing experience and exposure to cardiac surgeries.|
Full Fee Attendance $100.00 (+ GST)
|Catering||Catering is provided with this course.|
|Cancellation Policy||Refund is only given with a minimum of one week's written notice prior to the workshop.|