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

Adult Retrieval Victoria and their vital part in the Victorian State TraumaSystem.
A case study –
The rural multi-trauma patient

13 March 2019

The Royal Children's Hospital

* In-house seats are now completely sold out


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.

The event will be hosted by Ambulance Victoria at The Royal Children’s Hospital with a focus on Adult Retrieval Victoria and their vital part in the Victorian State Trauma System. A case study – The Rural Multi-trauma Patient

Program Information:

Date: 13 March 2019

Time: 18:00-20:30

Location: Elle Latham Auditorium, The Royal Children's Hospital

Cost: Free


Shane Foster

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


18:00 Refreshments and canapes

18:30 Welcome

18:35 Victorian State Trauma System – A fresh look at the system

18:50 Adult Retrieval Victoria – Coordination of Critical Trauma Patients

19:05 Showcase Trauma Victoria
Case Study: The Rural Multi-trauma Patient – Major Chest Trauma and Hypovolemia

19:15 Ambulance Victoria – Prehospital Assessment and Management

19:25 Adult Retrieval Victoria – Clinical Coordination of Case

19:35 The Alfred Hospital – Patient assessment, Treatment & outcome

19:45 Panel discussion

20:20 Closing remarks

Register (free) for live access to the stream 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

If you would like to stream the Grand Round, please register for the event indicating you wish to watch the ground round online and a link will be emailed to you.

Directions & Parking

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The Ambulance Victoria VTGR event is accredited by:

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

  • 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

CME/CPD can be obtained through other colleges and institutions by sending through your certificate of attendance post event:
For example:

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

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


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