Asia-Pacific resources

The Global Development Committee develop and promote resources to support our Asia-Pacific colleagues' continued professional development.

Pacific online learning and education sessions

To support our colleagues in the Pacific, ANZCA, along with the ASA and NZSA are again hosting regular online education sessions thoughout 2022. Sessions are broken up into target audience and topic. The table below details confimed upcoming and past 2022 sessions available. Please note, all times are displayed in Australian Eastern Standard Time.

Presentation slides and documents can be found in the Pacific Online Learning and Education Project tab of the Asia-Pacific resources guide.

Junior doctors and trainees Anaesthetic nurses and ASOs ​

Dr Anna Loughnan
12 Feb, 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST

How to intubate critically unwell covid patients
Dr Chris Sparks
5 Feb, 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST

Dr Kim Fuller
5 March 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST

Anaesthesia for the critically unwell paediatric patient
Dr Nilru Vitharana
12 March, 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST

Neotatal anaesthesia
Dr Frances Ware
9 April 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Machine checks
Dr Michael Stone
2 April 2022, 9am - 10am AEST
Crises in Anaesthesia
Dr Kat Meldon
14 May 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Regional Anaesthesia
Dr Matthew Ho
4 June 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Dr Gareth Collins
11 June 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Essential Pain Management
18 June 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Exam preparation 
Dr Yasmin Endlich
9 July 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
2 July 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Regional Anaesthesia
Dr Mark Trembath
13 August 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
6 August 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Pain management
Dr Roger Goucke
10 September 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
3 September 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
Dr Aradhana Negesh
8 October 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST
1 October 2022, 9am - 10.30am AEST

9am AEST (Timor Leste 8am; PNG 9am; Micronesia 10am; Fiji 11am; Tonga 12pm)

Completed session slides and link to records can be accessed in this Library Guide
Please contact the Global Development team if you have any questions or would like further information.

Library Guides - Asia-Pacific resources

The Asia-Pacific resources guide promotes key anaesthesia and pain medicine books and journals available online to local doctors in areas supported by the Global Development Committee such as Papua New Guinea and Fiji.

These resources are primariy curated from Hinari which provides free acess via a log-in to registered institutions in these countries, information about registering, or seeing if your institution has access to Hinari can be found here.  

Interplast and ANZCA joint online education series

Interplast and ANZCA continue to host  education webinars to support our colleagues working in low resource settings.

Webinar recordings - At the completion of each webinar, a recording will be available for all to access. Please note you will need to register to access the Praxhub platform.

ICU Management of Paediatric Patients - 13 August 2020
Pain Management - why we should take it seriously - 19 March 2021 
Pre-Operative Assessment and Optimization of Paediatric Patients - 1 June 2021

Last updated 11:15 13.04.2022