VIC Branch Lung School - 31 January 2024


Event Details

Join us for the VIC Branch Lung School - Pleural Medicine – Pneumothorax: An Update

Registration for this event is closed. Should you wish to receive notification in case a place becomes available due to a cancellation, please contact us by emailing and we'll promptly get in touch with you.

This dinner meeting is designed for the Sleep/Respiratory Advanced Trainees.

Venue: Aunty Kim's, 92-94 Johnson St Collingwood VIC

Time: From 6:30PM for a 7PM start, 9PM finish 

Dinner Meeting Topic: Pleural Medicine - Pneumothorax: An Update

Speakers: Kirstin Tirant and Dr Calvin Sidhu

Kirstin Tirant with present 'State of the Art: Pneumothorax'

Kirstin Tirant – Pleural Clinical Nurse Consultant (Northern Health)
Kirstin works as the Pleural Clinical Nurse Consultant within the Pleural Medicine Unit at the Northern Hospital. She is currently completing a Masters of Nurse Practitioner in line with the Unit’s vision to both provide and lead a transformative and innovative shift in pleural disease management, ensuring the provision of evidence-based and patient-centred care. 

Dr Calvin Sidhu will present 'Getting out of a Tight Spot; Management of Prolonged Air Leak in Pneumothorax'

Dr Calvin Sidhu – Respiratory Physician (Western Health)
Calvin is a Respiratory Physician and Interventional Pulmonologist at Western Health. He has completed lung cancer, bronchoscopy and pleural fellowships, and is currently finalizing his higher research degree in the subspecialty.

Registrations and notice of dietary requirements are essential. Registration will close at 11:59PM on Tuesday 23 January 2024. 

We look forward to seeing you there.

Thank you to our valued sponsor Respiratory & Sleep Service (RSS).

Code of Conduct
Attendees are required to adhere to the TSANZ Code of Conduct at all TSANZ meetings and events. 

Event Cancellation
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Attendee Criteria
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