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April 14, 2024

11th Annual Surgical Assistant Education Day

Presented by the OMA Surgical Assistants Medical Interest Group (MIG)

The OMA Surgical Assistant Medical Interest Group will hold its 2024 Surgical Assistant Education Day on April 14 at Humber River Hospital. 

Participants can choose to attend the morning sessions in person or by Zoom.

Hands-on workshops will be offered to in-person participants during the afternoon. 

All members and allied health professionals are welcome to attend this educational event. 

Learning objective 

To enhance the knowledge and skills of surgical assistants to improve surgical outcomes and to provide a better understanding of surgically treatable conditions to family doctors and general practitioners. 

Schedule/agenda 

See the full day's agenda.

Highlights 

  1. Plenary sessions include orthopedic shoulder surgeries, deep inferior epigastric artery perforators, bowel anastomosis procedures, control of bleeding in cardiac surgery and more
  2. Practical workshops include billing, suturing, stapling and anterior approach to total hip replacements

Contact OMA Events for more details.

Registration details

Members can choose to attend the morning sessions in person or virtually.

Event date

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Event time

7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (in person)7:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. (virtual)

Location

Humber River Hospital 

Address

1235 Wilson Ave, North York, ON M3M 0B2, Canada

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Cost

A discount code is available if 2024 discretionary fee is paid to the Surgical Assistants MIG. If you’ve paid your discretionary fee, please email events@oma.org for your code.

Registration fees — in-person

Physicians (who have paid 2024 discretionary fee) — $140 

Physicians (who have not paid the 2024 discretionary fee) — $190 

Allied Health Professional — $160 

Resident/Retired Physician — $110 

Students —$50 

Registration fees — virtual 

Physicians (who have paid 2024 discretionary fee) — $60 

Physicians (who have not paid the 2024 discretionary fee) — $115 

Allied health professional — $70 

Resident/Retired physician — $45

HST will be added to all fees.