23rd and 24th May 2019 


 The 2018 QLD Autumn Symposium Program

Download the 2018 QLD Autumn Symposium program here 

Thursday 31st May 2018

Session 1. Plenary Session - Dr Kim Hansen

Official Opening by Professor Gerry FitzGerald MD, FACEM, FRACMA, FCHSM

Assisted dying and the Emergency Department- Dr Bill Lukin and panel

Session 2. The Mixed tape Ed Playlist

"Do you come here often?" Frequent ED presenters  Clancy McDonald 

IQ.  EQ.  CQ. - Dr Liz Mowatt

Process Redesign - Prof Louise Cullen 

What will roll through your door: Prehospital care 2018 and beyond - Dr Steve Rashford 

The day I lost my Gestalt - Dr Ben Symon

Sleeping with the enemy- Working with the Health Department -Assoc Prof James Lind

Trainee Meeting during lunch break @ 12:10pm

New Fellows Meeting during lunch break @12:10pm

Session 3. Breakout Sessions (Choice of 3)

- Toxicology Workshop

- Wellbeing in ED WORKSHOP NOW FULL 

-Free Papers Session

   Session 4. BEST PAPERS - Clinical Decision Rules - Dr Jeremy Furyk, Dr Colin Banks 

  • PE diagnosis/D-dimers  (Kabrhel, Acad EM & van der Hulle, Lancet)
  • Nausea & vomiting in the ED (April, Annnals of EM)
  • Steroids in sepsis (Venkatesh, NEJM & Annane, NEJM)
  • Saline vs. Balanced Crystalloid (Self, NEJM & Semler, NEJM)
  • Paediatric Head Injury (Babl, Lancet & Babl, Annals of EM)

Twilight welcome reception on the North Terrace Deck from 4:45pm onwards 

Friday 1st June 2018

Session 5. Stroke Management 2018 - Lysis and Retrieval -Dr Andrew Wong, Dr Kendal Redmond & Dr David Rosengren 

Session 6. Ethics Dilemmas and Paediatric Emergency Medicine - Dr Sarah Martin and panel - Dr Erin Sharwood, Dr Erica Baer, Dr Kate Tinning, Mark Moore and Dr Brett Shaw

LUNCH 12:00pm - 1:00pm 

QLD Faculty Lunchtime Meeting 12:30pm - 1:00pm 

Session 7. Interactive Radiology Workshop - Dr Craig Hacking 

2:30pm:  Close of Autumn Symposium 2018 followed by afternoon tea 

Last year's 2017 QLD Autumn Symposium Program is available here! QLD Autumn Symposium 2017.pdf