MSASA Online Conference 2021

Recordings of the presentations from the online conference

Welcome & Evolving CPD Requirements for Surgical Assistants. Update from the Medical Board of Australia
Dr Anne Tonkin, Chair MBA

nib and HH – the push towards US style managed care
Mr Stephen Milgate AM


Bone grafts in Upper Limb surgery
Mr Glenn Boyce

Safe use of local anaesthetics in contemporary practice
Dr Glen Burgin


Medico-Legal Session by MIGA – Issues around Social media use, Medicare billing and Covid Vaccine
Mr Tim Bowen

Dealing with Vascular Emergencies in a Private Hospital Setting
Mr Matthew Claydon


Radiation Safety in the Operating Theatre.
How to protect yourself and others
Mr Paul Einsiedel

Overview of the Stryker Navigation Systems and Mako Robot
Mr Jim Kiellerup


The Journey from Jigs to Robots in Joint Replacement
Mr Jim Kiellerup

Robotic Joint Replacement – A Passing Fad?
Mr Chris Jones


Use of DaVinci robot in Gynaecological surgery
Dr David Munday

The DaVinci Robot – an assistant’s perspective
Dr Rachel Jackson


Modern approaches to Spinal Fusion
Mr Greg Malham

Which Bone Graft Substitute Should I Use?
Mr Ashish Diwan