Rural Special Interest Group

The Rural Special Interest Group (SIG) is one of 17 SIGs jointly managed by ANZCA, the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA), and the New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists (NZSA) through the Anaesthesia Continuing Education (ACE) partnership.

Executive committee

Position

Name

Region

Chair

Dr Craig Mitchell

Vic

Member

Dr Pat Coleman

WA

Member

Dr Andrew Michael

SA

Member

Dr David Rowe

NSW

Member

Dr Brian Spain

NT

Member

Dr Annette Turley

Qld

Co-opted

Dr Rod Martin

NSW


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Upcoming ACE events

From multi-day special interest group conferences to evening lectures at the local pub, there's an ACE event for everyone.

2021 Combined SIG meeting

9 July 2021 - 11 July 2021 | Riley Crystalbrook

Join us for the 2021 Combined Communication, Education, Welfare and Leadership and Management SIG...

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2021 Perioperative Medicine SIG meeting

12 August 2021 - 14 August 2021 | Gold Coast, Qld

Join us for the Perioperative Medicine Special Interest Group (SIG) at the Sofitel Gold Coast...

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2021 Rural SIG meeting

11 June 2021 - 13 June 2021 | Airlie Beach, Qld

Join us for the 2021 Rural Special Interest Group (SIG), and the Mackay Anaesthetic Community at...

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2021 Scan and Ski workshop

22 July 2021 - 24 July 2021 | Thredbo, NSW

Join us at the 2021 Scan and Ski Workshop "Regional ultrasound scanning workshop for peripheral...

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2021 Tasmanian Winter Meeting

21 August 2021 | Barnbougle, Tasmania

Join us for the 2021 Tasmanian Winter Meeting in Barnbougle, Tasmania.

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Queensland ACE September evening webinar

2 September 2020 | Webinar

Dr Geoffrey Playford and Dr Francesca Rawlins discuss “COVID epidemiology and preparedness Q&A”

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Last updated 16:07 7.08.2020