Surgery Workshop

Alan Roberts International Graduates Support and Advisory Services (ARIMGSAS) is offering positions in a workshop to be hosted by Associate Professor Maurice Brygel specializing in surgery in General Practices.

Associate Professor Brygel is a general surgeon with over 40 years experience. He has performed over 9,000 hernia operations, countless melanoma removals, mesh reinforcements, as well as being an examiner in surgery at Melbourne University and teaches surgery subjects at Monash Medical School and the Royal College of Surgeons.

The workshop will be broken into 8 classes, each being 4 hours in duration.

40 RACGP CAT1 points will be awarded to those who complete the first week plus additional CAT2 points for each hour of study thereafter.

Class 1: Introduction – 16 July 2015

  • Local Anaesthesia
  • Sutures
  • Needles
  • Diathermy
  • Silver Nitrate (AgNO3)
  • Phenol
  • Liquid Nitrogen

Class 2: Lumps and Bumps – 23 July 2015

  • Sebaceous cysts
  • Lipomas
  • Abscess

Class 3: Skin Cancers and Melanomas – 6 August 2015

Class 4: Anorectal and Urology + Vasectomy – 20 August 2015

Class 5: Orthopaedics – 3 September 2015

  • Bursa
  • Ganglion
  • Joints (Intra-articular) injection

Class 6: Vascular – 17 September 2015

  • Varicose Veins
  • Dressings
  • Ultrasound
  • Burns

Class 7: ENT – 1 October 2015

  • Ophthalmology
  • Removal of foreign bodies

Class 8: In grown toe nails – 15 October 2015

As Class 1 is an introduction and a lot of other classes will be briefed upon, we are making attendance to Class 1 compulsory if you wish to attend the other classes.

Classes begin at 10am and conclude at 2pm. (A small snack will be provided midway through the class)
The workshop will be held at the:

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 250/240-290 Spring Street East Melbourne, VIC 3002

Price is $240.00 per class or $1520 for all 8 classes.

The workshop begins Mid July 2015 and runs for 8 consecutive weeks on each Thursday.
To register your expression of interest and secure a spot, email: admin@imgaustralia.net.au

As Class 1 is an introduction and a lot of other classes will be briefed upon, we are making attendance to Class 1 compulsory if you wish to attend the other classes.

Classes begin at 10am and conclude at 2pm. (A small snack will be provided midway through the class)
The workshop will be held at the:

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons,
250/240-290 Spring Street,
East Melbourne,
VIC 3002

Price is $240.00 per class or $1520 for all 8 classes.

The workshop begins Mid July 2015 and runs for 8 consecutive weeks on each Thursday.
To register your expression of interest and secure a spot, email: admin@imgaustralia.net.au