Victorian Trauma Grand Round
Victorian Trauma Grand Round
A Collaborative Trauma Education Program

Trauma and the Elderly 

12 November 2019

The Royal Melbourne Hospital | Charles La Trobe Lecture Theatre


The Victorian Trauma Grand Round is a collaborative initiative to provide a forum for healthcare professionals involved in acute trauma care in Victoria to explore and debate all aspects of trauma management. The program will promote collaborative efforts and networking among members of the trauma community and showcase the expertise and available resources in trauma care in Victoria. Each quarter a grand round event will be hosted by a major Victorian trauma care provider. These events are open to all healthcare professionals.

This event will be hosted by The Royal Melbourne Hospital and will focus on Trauma and the Elderly. 

Program Information:

Date: 12 November 2019

Time: 18:00-20:30

Location: The Royal Melbourne Hospital - Charles La Trobe Lecture Theatre

Cost: Free!


Kellie Gumm
Trauma Program Manager

This event will be live streamed on the day, however, you must register in order to receive CPD points. 

Trauma and the Elderly


18:00 - 18:30 Supper

18:30 - 18:35 Program/live stream commences and welcome

18:35 - 18:45 Burden of the problem

18:45 - 19:00 Elderly case presentation

19:00 - 19:15 Frailty

19:15 - 19:30 Falling

19:30 - 19:45 Recognition and Communication of Goals of Care

19:45 - 20:00 Delirium

20:00 - 20:15 Long Term Outcomes

20:15 - 20:30 Ask the panel

20.30 - 20:35 Close

Registrations are strictly limited so register now to avoid disappointment

Venue Information

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Venue Information:

The Royal Melbourne Hospital
Charles La Trobe Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor Function Centre
Grattan Street, Parkville, Victoria 3050
[Download the map of the Charles La Trobe Lecture Thetare location]

General information

  1. The car park is accessible via Royal Parade. The car park has a flat free of $10 when entering after 5 pm. For more information please visit the website:

  2. Tram routes from the city to The Royal Melbourne Hospital are 19 and 59 (via Elizabeth Street) and 55 (via William Street)

  3. The closest train stations to The Royal Melbourne Hospital are North Melbourne, Flagstaff and Melbourne Central

  4. There is a bus that leaves outside North Melbourne Train Station (Monday to Friday) that brings you to The Royal Melbourne Hospital

  5. Taxi or Uber: the address is 305 Grattan Street, Melbourne. There are short drop off and pick up areas outside the RMH main entrance 

The VTGR will be accredited by several professional colleges for CME/CNE/CPD:

  • Participants in the ACEM CPD program may claim 2 CPD hours under the CPD Group Learning heading.

  • Participants in the ANZCA CPD program may claim this workshop under the Knowledge and skills activity Learning sessions at 1 credit per hour

  • Participants in the ACRRM CPD program may claim 2 PDP Core Points (more info)

  • Participant in the CICM CPD program may claim 1 point per hour (2 points) - Category 2A - Lectures

  • Participants in the RACS CPD program may claim points for this activity


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