Annual Queenstown Update in Anaesthesia - November 25-27 2021

AQUA 2021 is cancelled due to the ongoing COVID outbreak.

We will be processing refunds automatically over the next week

AQUA 2022 will be at the Heritage Hotel from 18-20 August 2022.

 

 

BATS on Ice

Ultrasound regional Anaesthesia Workshop
Cancelled

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Heritage Accommodation

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Workshop Overview

Friday Workshops: Anaphylaxis 1 & 2

 

 

Saturday Workshops: ACLS 1 & 2

 

Thursday, 25 November 2021

BATS on Ice Ultrasound for Regional Anaesthesia Workshop

0800 - 1700 BOI US Workshop

Annual Queenstown Update in Anaesthesia

1700 - 1900 AQUA Registration and Welcome Function
Friday, 26 November 2021
0645 - 0755 Breakfast and Coffee Cart

AQUA Day 1

Session 1 - Icon Room
0755 - 0800 Welcome & Introduction TBC
0800 - 0830 Advancing Maori health and Equity Dr Mataroria Lyndon
0830 - 0900 Acute pain update Dr Conrad Engelbrecht
0900 - 0930 Blood and transfusion medicine update TBC
0930 - 1000 Perioperative medicine update Dr Kate Hudig
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 2 - Icon Room
1030 - 1100 ORL anaesthesia update Dr Nola Ng
1100 - 1130 Research in Anaesthesia - Update Professor Tim Short
1130 - 1200 End of Life Care Act: Implementation Dr Kristin Good
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1240

AQUA Workshops (Friday PM)

1300 - 1430 Anaphylaxis Workshop Dr Karen Pedersen
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 Anaphylaxis Workshop 2 Dr Karen Pedersen
AQUA Conference Dinner Skyline Restaurant
1730 - 1745 Bus to Gondola
2130 - 2130 Bus to Heritage

AQUA Day 2

Session 3 - Icon Room
0800 - 0830 ICU update Dr Kerry Benson-Cooper
0830 - 0900 Paediatric anaesthesia update Dr Amanda Dalton
0900 - 0930 Pharmac and medical device purchasing Professor Steve Munn
0930 - 1000 Substance use disorder in anaesthetists: A personal perspective Dr Colin Baird
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 4 - Icon Room
1030 - 1055 COVID update: ID perspective Dr Sally Roberts
1055 - 1120 Learning to live with COVID is STILL not a viable option Professor Rod Jackson
1120 - 1145 Global anaesthesia: Why it matters. Dr Wayne Morriss
1145 - 1200 Panel Q&A
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1235 Bus to Millbrook

AQUA Workshops (Saturday PM)

1300 - 1430 ACLS Workshop 1 TBC
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 ACLS Workshop TBC
1600 - 1930 AQUA BBQ function area open
1600 - 1615 Bus to Millbrook
AQUA BBQ Millbrook
2115 - 2115 Bus to Heritage
Thursday, 25 November 2021

BATS on Ice Ultrasound for Regional Anaesthesia Workshop

0800 - 1700 BOI US Workshop

Annual Queenstown Update in Anaesthesia

1700 - 1900 AQUA Registration and Welcome Function
Friday, 26 November 2021
0645 - 0755 Breakfast and Coffee Cart

AQUA Day 1

Session 1 - Icon Room
0755 - 0800 Welcome & Introduction TBC
0800 - 0830 Advancing Maori health and Equity Dr Mataroria Lyndon
0830 - 0900 Acute pain update Dr Conrad Engelbrecht
0900 - 0930 Blood and transfusion medicine update TBC
0930 - 1000 Perioperative medicine update Dr Kate Hudig
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 2 - Icon Room
1030 - 1100 ORL anaesthesia update Dr Nola Ng
1100 - 1130 Research in Anaesthesia - Update Professor Tim Short
1130 - 1200 End of Life Care Act: Implementation Dr Kristin Good
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1240

AQUA Workshops (Friday PM)

1300 - 1430 Anaphylaxis Workshop Dr Karen Pedersen
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 Anaphylaxis Workshop 2 Dr Karen Pedersen
AQUA Conference Dinner Skyline Restaurant
1730 - 1745 Bus to Gondola
2130 - 2130 Bus to Heritage

AQUA Day 2

Session 3 - Icon Room
0800 - 0830 ICU update Dr Kerry Benson-Cooper
0830 - 0900 Paediatric anaesthesia update Dr Amanda Dalton
0900 - 0930 Pharmac and medical device purchasing Professor Steve Munn
0930 - 1000 Substance use disorder in anaesthetists: A personal perspective Dr Colin Baird
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 4 - Icon Room
1030 - 1055 COVID update: ID perspective Dr Sally Roberts
1055 - 1120 Learning to live with COVID is STILL not a viable option Professor Rod Jackson
1120 - 1145 Global anaesthesia: Why it matters. Dr Wayne Morriss
1145 - 1200 Panel Q&A
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1235 Bus to Millbrook

AQUA Workshops (Saturday PM)

1300 - 1430 ACLS Workshop 1 TBC
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 ACLS Workshop TBC
1600 - 1930 AQUA BBQ function area open
1600 - 1615 Bus to Millbrook
AQUA BBQ Millbrook
2115 - 2115 Bus to Heritage
 

Workshop Overview

Thursday, 25 November 2021

Thursday, 25 November 2021
0730 - 1700 BATS on Ice Ultrasound for Regional Anaesthesia Workshop
0800 - 1700 BOI US Workshop
1655 - 1900 Annual Queenstown Update in Anaesthesia
1700 - 1900 AQUA Registration and Welcome Function

Friday, 26 November 2021

Friday, 26 November 2021
0645 - 0755 Breakfast and Coffee Cart
0700 - 1630 AQUA Day 1
Session 1 - Icon Room
0755 - 0800 Welcome & IntroductionTBC
0800 - 0830 Advancing Maori health and EquityDr Mataroria Lyndon
0830 - 0900 Acute pain updateDr Conrad Engelbrecht
0900 - 0930 Blood and transfusion medicine updateTBC
0930 - 1000 Perioperative medicine updateDr Kate Hudig
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 2 - Icon Room
1030 - 1100 ORL anaesthesia updateDr Nola Ng
1100 - 1130 Research in Anaesthesia - UpdateProfessor Tim Short
1130 - 1200 End of Life Care Act: Implementation Dr Kristin Good
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1240
1300 - 1630 AQUA Workshops (Friday PM)
1300 - 1430 Anaphylaxis Workshop Dr Karen Pedersen
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 Anaphylaxis Workshop 2Dr Karen Pedersen
AQUA Conference Dinner Skyline Restaurant
1730 - 1745 Bus to Gondola
2130 - 2130 Bus to Heritage

Saturday, 27 November 2021

0650 - 1730 AQUA Day 2
Session 3 - Icon Room
0800 - 0830 ICU updateDr Kerry Benson-Cooper
0830 - 0900 Paediatric anaesthesia updateDr Amanda Dalton
0900 - 0930 Pharmac and medical device purchasingProfessor Steve Munn
0930 - 1000 Substance use disorder in anaesthetists: A personal perspectiveDr Colin Baird
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 4 - Icon Room
1030 - 1055 COVID update: ID perspectiveDr Sally Roberts
1055 - 1120 Learning to live with COVID is STILL not a viable optionProfessor Rod Jackson
1120 - 1145 Global anaesthesia: Why it matters.Dr Wayne Morriss
1145 - 1200 Panel Q&A
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1235 Bus to Millbrook
1300 - 1630 AQUA Workshops (Saturday PM)
1300 - 1430 ACLS Workshop 1 TBC
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 ACLS Workshop TBC
1600 - 1930 AQUA BBQ function area open
1600 - 1615 Bus to Millbrook
AQUA BBQ Millbrook
2115 - 2115 Bus to Heritage

Thursday, 25 November 2021

Thursday, 25 November 2021
0730 - 1700 BATS on Ice Ultrasound for Regional Anaesthesia Workshop
0800 - 1700 BOI US Workshop
1655 - 1900 Annual Queenstown Update in Anaesthesia
1700 - 1900 AQUA Registration and Welcome Function

Friday, 26 November 2021

Friday, 26 November 2021
0645 - 0755 Breakfast and Coffee Cart
0700 - 1630 AQUA Day 1
Session 1 - Icon Room
0755 - 0800 Welcome & IntroductionTBC
0800 - 0830 Advancing Maori health and EquityDr Mataroria Lyndon
0830 - 0900 Acute pain updateDr Conrad Engelbrecht
0900 - 0930 Blood and transfusion medicine updateTBC
0930 - 1000 Perioperative medicine updateDr Kate Hudig
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 2 - Icon Room
1030 - 1100 ORL anaesthesia updateDr Nola Ng
1100 - 1130 Research in Anaesthesia - UpdateProfessor Tim Short
1130 - 1200 End of Life Care Act: Implementation Dr Kristin Good
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1240
1300 - 1630 AQUA Workshops (Friday PM)
1300 - 1430 Anaphylaxis Workshop Dr Karen Pedersen
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 Anaphylaxis Workshop 2Dr Karen Pedersen
AQUA Conference Dinner Skyline Restaurant
1730 - 1745 Bus to Gondola
2130 - 2130 Bus to Heritage

Saturday, 27 November 2021

0650 - 1730 AQUA Day 2
Session 3 - Icon Room
0800 - 0830 ICU updateDr Kerry Benson-Cooper
0830 - 0900 Paediatric anaesthesia updateDr Amanda Dalton
0900 - 0930 Pharmac and medical device purchasingProfessor Steve Munn
0930 - 1000 Substance use disorder in anaesthetists: A personal perspectiveDr Colin Baird
1000 - 1030 Morning Break
Session 4 - Icon Room
1030 - 1055 COVID update: ID perspectiveDr Sally Roberts
1055 - 1120 Learning to live with COVID is STILL not a viable optionProfessor Rod Jackson
1120 - 1145 Global anaesthesia: Why it matters.Dr Wayne Morriss
1145 - 1200 Panel Q&A
1200 - 1230 Close - Lunch packs and fresh fruit available for pick up
1220 - 1235 Bus to Millbrook
1300 - 1630 AQUA Workshops (Saturday PM)
1300 - 1430 ACLS Workshop 1 TBC
1430 - 1440 Afternoon break
1440 - 1610 ACLS Workshop TBC
1600 - 1930 AQUA BBQ function area open
1600 - 1615 Bus to Millbrook
AQUA BBQ Millbrook
2115 - 2115 Bus to Heritage

Registration

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Queenstown, New Zealand

Check out the websites Queenstown Tourism and 100% Pure New Zealand they may be useful when planning your trip.
 
Reminders -
 
Due to the time of year, there is a lot of competition for flights.
 
We suggest you book your flights early to avoid disappointment. 
 
 

Accommodation

The Heritage, 91 Fernhill Road, Queenstown
 
Tel +64 (0)3 450 1500 
Bookings 0800 368 888  
 
To book accommodation at the Heritage Queenstownplease go to: 

Heritage Hotel Queenstown Accommodation Link
 
 
Enter dates and tick the "flexible with dates" box then search for rooms
 
The promo code is AQUA21
 
 

Resources

Programme and Abstracts

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Contact

Joanne Martin
 
Email:   joanne@pem.co.nz
Mobile: +64 (0)21614655