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

Paediatric blunt abdominal trauma…
'Hands off!' How and why we do things differently

29th August 2018


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 at The Royal Children’s Hospital and streamed online.  Register now to particpate.

Program Information:

Date: 29th August 2017

Time: 18:00-20:30

Registrations are free, and strictly limited to please register now to avoid disappointment

18:00    Drinks and canapés 

18:30    Welcome

18:40    Abdominal trauma management at RCH: Who, Why, How, When?

19:00   Non-operative management in kids: state of art or just status quo? 

19:30    Case presentation: 

19:50    Panel: is 2018 paediatric abdominal trauma care multidisciplinary?

20:20  Take away messages: applying tonight’s themes in your hospital

Live audience polling

We will be seeking audience participation in the form of live polls. Don’t worry, you won’t have to stick your hand up - we will be using Poll Everywhere for the polls, and we encourage you to download the free Poll Everywhere app onto your iPhone, iPad or android phone via the link below.

On the day your poll address will be:

You will also be able to participate in our live polls via any web browser, or via regular SMS. We will give you the rest of the instructions on the day.

Venue Information


Venue Information:

Ella Latham Auditorium, The Royal Children’s Hospital, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052


There are 250 seats available in Ella Latham Auditorium. Once these seats are filled additional attendees will be seated in in the Vernon Collins Lecture Theatre (just around the corner from Ella Latham Auditorium) with a live video feed. Note that seating will be allocated on a first come, first served basis on the night, so you are advised to be early.

Live Broadcast

Click the button below for access to the live stream if you cannot attend the event in person.
A password will be sent to you in your registration information.

Directions & Parking

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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

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


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