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

New Fellows Forum

12 May 2015 - Fitzroy

An opportunity to catch up with peers, discuss transitioning to independent practice and to meet some Directors of Departments. 

When: Tuesday 12 May 2015, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Where: Habitat Lounge, 129 Smith Street, Fitzroy VIC
Cost: ASA Members $15 including GST, Non-Members $30 including GST (includes drinks and nibbles)

Registration: Click here to register or contact Suzi Nou for more information. 

Practice Managers Conference

22 May 2015 - Sydney

The 2015 Practice Managers Conference will cover topics such as medicare and private health, insurance issues, information technology and medicolegal issues. There will also be time dedicated to questions, group discussions and networking. Final program to be released soon. 

When: Friday 22 May 2015
Where: Mercure Sydney, 818-820 George Street, Sydney
Registration: Please click here to register or contact the ASA events team for more information on 1800 806 654 or

Sponsorship opportunities are available. For further information please contact the Events and Sponsorship team on 1800 806 654 for further information.

Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Workshop

18 and 19 July 2015 - Sydney

ASA together with Cardiac Skills Australia (CSA), a successful ultrasound-training provider, are offering a two-day focused cardiac ultrasound workshop specific to anaesthetists. Kellie D'Orsa King (Director of CSA) brings her extensive years in cardiac ultrasound and teaching skills to deliver a step-by-step basic approach to obtain the skill of performing a bedside ECHO exam. 

Guest speaker - A/Prof John Moloney, Anaesthetics, Alfred Hospital Melbourne

When: Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 July 2015
Where: Quay West Suites, 98 Gloucester Street, Sydney
Cost: ASA Members $1,650 inc. GST, Non-Members $1,815 inc. GST

Registration: Please click here for more information and to register or contact events@asa.org.au or call 1800 806 654 for more information. 

Sparq ultrasound machines for the workshop provided by M4 Healthcare

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.  

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