We run a variety of state and national anaesthesia related conferences, lectures and events on a regular basis across Australia.

Real World Anaesthesia Course (RWAC)

7-11 September 2015 - Darwin


This is the 24th Australian course and will be held a week before the 2015 Combined Scientific Congress.

The aim of RWAC is to prepare anaesthetists for work in low and middle income countries in a variety of humanitarian aid situations. The course consists of a series of interactive lectures, case based discussions, hands on practical equipment sessions and in-theatre teaching of drawover anaesthesia.

Please click here for further information and to register, or please contact Dr Phil Blum.

2015 Combined Scientific Congress

12-15 September - Darwin



The 2015 Combined Scientific Congress will be held in Darwin from 12 – 15 September 2015.

Please visit www.csc2015.com for further information, or contact the Events team on 1800 806 654 or events@asa.org.au.  





Anatomy and Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Blockade Workshop

21 November 2015 - Brisbane


A one-day hands on practical course providing anaesthetists and trainees with the opportunity to learn new skills and theoretical knowledge to enhance their practice of regional anaesthesia.

In addition to a comprehensive theoretical component, practical sessions include:
  • Head, neck and eye block
  • Tap blocks
  • Lumbar, thoracic and paravertebral
  • Sciatic and lower limb
  • Upper limb
  • Needling and ultrasound


Download the full program and more information here


When: Saturday 21 November 2015
Where: Gross Anatomy Facility - Otto Hirschfeld Building, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane
Price: Early bird (register on or before 1 September 2015) $750 exc. GST, Standard (register after 1 September 2015) $795 exc. GST

Registration: Click here to register online


2016 National Scientific Congress

16-20 September - Melbourne



The 2016 National Scientific Congress will be held in Melbourne from 16 - 20 September 2016.

For more information please contact the ASA Events team on 1800 806 654 or events@asa.org.au.


Continuing Medical Education


We currently run the New South Wales Continuing Medical Education (CME) events biannually.  Please check back for further information.

If you have any questions please contact the ASA Events team on 1800 806 654 or events@asa.org.au