Ron Beetham Memorial Lecture

Ron Beetham Memorial Lecture

The Society announces the establishment of the Ron Beetham Memorial Lecture.

The lecture will, from time to time be delivered by an invited guest, who will speak on a topic of historical interest as it relates to spine surgey.

Ron Beetham was a founding member of the Spine Society of Australia.

The Inaugural lecture will be deliverd by Mr Henry Crock at the Society's meeting in Sydeny in April.

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Meeting 2006 draft program released

Meeting 2006 draft program released

The draft program for the Sydney 2006 meeting is now available.

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NEW on line abstract submission

The abstract deadline for SSA 2006 in Sydney is Sunday 15 Jan 2006.

This year there is optional online abstract submission. Online submission is the preferred method of submission, though if you have already submitted an email based submission or would prefer to submit by email then this will be accepted.

The next conference in 2007 will be solely by online abstract submission.

Meeting with RACS President meeting Oct 2005

Spine Society of Australia has discussions with RACS

Society President Ian Farey met RACS president Dr Russell Stitz at a meeting in Brisbane on 18/10/2005. Discussions were held about forming closer ties with the College of Surgeons. Dr Stitz agreed that it was appropriate for the Society to write to the College with a request for the College to consider developing an appropriate governance structure for this to occur.
Spine Society assists RACS with cirriculum

Spine Society assists RACS with cirriculum

Society president Dr Ian Farey attended the RACS cirriculum workshop in Orthopaedics at the Royal Australian College of Surgeons Building in Melbourne on 26th Nov 2005. The Society is to assist the College with the development of a spinal surgical cirriculum for use in the Orthopaedic Surgical program. Further input from the SSA will be required over the comming months to complete the project for spine surgery.

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