2018 SA / NT Branch Scientific Meeting

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9 November 2018  // Sportsmed, SA

We are pleased to provide the following details for the AOA SA/NT Branch events to be held on

Friday, 9 November 2018 at

SPORTSMED∙SA, 32 Payneham Road, Stepney:


9:30am Trainee Rotations Workshop

The workshop will focus on:

  • Maximising learning experiences for trainees

  • Aligning expectations of supervisor and trainee

  • Developing a plan with the trainee for the rotation

  • Using observation and feedback

  • Documenting trainee progress


The workshop is suitable for any AOA member involved in training and will include practical strategies to guide trainees through the program, and aligning trainee experiences with the AOA revised curriculum.

5 CPD points.



11:00am WBA Workshop

This workshop is mandatory for any member involved in trainee supervision including those that have chosen the RACS FSSE pathway.

The workshop will focus on:

  • The rationale for workplace based assessment in the new assessment strategy

  • The importance of expert judgement

  • AOA 21 new workplace based assessment tools for trainee learning

  • Practice using workplace based assessment tools online and via the Trainee Feedback App.  


This workshop will give any member involved in training, including trainees, the opportunity to learn more about the principles of valid and reliable assessment and how the new tools will help inform assessment review meetings

5 CPD points.



1:00pm Scientific Meeting

Free papers welcome!

Call for Abstracts now open.  Please see the Abstracts tab for further details.

3 CPD points



5:00pm General Meeting

Business meeting for members only.

1 CPD point



Following the meeting:


7:00pm Dinner in The Gault Room at Lenzerheide Restaurant,

146 Belair Road, Hawthorn

Open to members and visiting orthopaedic surgeons at $100pp.

Speakers may attend FOC at invitation only.

Sorry no refunds can be given for cancellations.


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