SMA October Medical Update

October Medical Update Conference, Saturday October 20, 2018

The Program

9am Welcome Cup of Coffee/Tea
The Dr Bill Ryan Memorial Lecture Session
9:30 – 10:10am Dr David Curran“Coeliac Disease – An Overlooked Entity”
10:15 – 10:55am Dr Ian McCrossin“Deadly Dermatology”
11 – 11:20am Dr Lee Simes“How to Laugh in the Face of Death (or otherwise howto avoid making a klutz of yourself in the eyes of the Registrar General and/or Coroner when completing a death certificate).”
11:20 – 11:35am Morning Tea
11:35 – 12:05pm Prof Phil Clingan“Immuno-oncology: Harnessing the immune system to treat cancer.”
12:25 – 12:45pm FascinomasStudents from Graduate Medicine, University of Wollongong
12:50 – 1:30pm Dr Glaucia Fylyk“Radiation Therapy for Skin Cancer”
1:25 – 1:55pm Lunch
2:05 – 2:45pm Dr Mark Ryan“Cardiomyopathy – an update”
2:50 – 3:30pm Dr Simon Winder“First Trimester Screening – Nuchal translucency ultrasounds, biochemistry and Non Invasive Prenatal Testing.”
3:35 – 3:55pm Fascinomas – Registrars from Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital
4 – 4:40pm Dr James Best“Autism in general practice – and Africa”
4:45pm Afternoon tea
5:00pm Fun & Games and Family Dinner
Lectures are free for all members of the medical fraternity. RACGP & ACRRM CPD points available.
New venue: Nowra Golf Club.

Family Dinner & Games

May we tempt you with a game of giant chess, giant jenga, quoits, boule, croquet or noughts & crosses?

New Doctors and Registrars are especially invited to attend – as it’s a wonderful opportunity to meet colleagues in an informal and social atmosphere and hopefully build friendships among the medical fraternity.


  • Registrars – FREE
  • SMA Members – FREE
  • Non SMA Members $50
  • Medical Students $25 (Phase 1 free to attend as guests of the SMA
  • Children – FREE

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