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REDCap Manager Profile: Kenneth Vuong

Please tell us a bit about yourself? My education background is in health. I completed my studies at the University of Sydney, where I trained as an Exercise Sports Scientist and Dietitian before completing a Master of Public Health (Professional Practice). I am currently working as the NSLHD REDCap Administrator, which is a role based …

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SERT supports new University of Sydney Post-Graduate subject on Surgical Professionalism and Leadership (SURG5100)

This August saw the launch of the new capstone 6 credit point subject Surgical Professionalism and Leadership (SURG5100) which has been created and administered by SERT Academic Lead Dr Anthony Glover. The subject is part of the popular Master of Surgery program offered by the University of Sydney and has enrolled over 60 students who …

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HOWTO – Access NSLHD Library Electronic Resources

The NSLHD Library provides an extensive range of electronic resources that are available to all staff members throughout the area. After logging in with your StaffID, these resources can be accessed for both the Intranet and the Internet. The process to set up remote access is as follows:

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Applications for Surgical Data Support Funding Program @RNSH

Applications for the Data Analysis and Surgical Outcomes (DASO) Unit Data Support Funding Program are now open and will close on the 5th October 2020. This program supports excellence, innovation, and ingenuity within the Division of Surgery & Anaesthesia. With limited funding, the Data Support Program aims to deliver a dynamic and diverse range of …

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Orthopaedic Simulation Workshop @ RNSH – Dr Andrew Sefton

On Friday we had our first, of hopefully many, orthopaedic simulation workshops at the Surgical Skills Centre aimed at training our junior doctors and developing their orthopaedic basic surgical skills in a low stress, supported and safe environment. 

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Personal protective equipment in the operating theatre – COVID-19 pandemic decision support tool

NSW Health has released a COVID-19 pandemic decision support tool (1). ​​​​ This decision support tool has been developed for healthcare workers in the operating theatre environment during the COVID-19 pandemic, and should be read in conjunction with the Principles for Resuming Elective Surgery​

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