RDASA Masterclass 2023

RDASA's annual Masterclass brings together SA’s rural doctors to participate in challenging, experiential training and education sessions whilst networking and building colleague relationships.

  • Emergency Grants eligible!

The Saturday Emergency Program

  • Emergency Medicine in Space and the Outback - more in common than you think - Vienna Tran
  • Community Paramedics and the Future of Rural Ambulance Services - Rob Tolsen
  • Emergency medicine clinical Skills stations: Non-invasive Ventilation/Vascular access and Fluid Resuscitation/ED Skills - Andrew Perry
  •  OR  you can choose to do an X-Ray Refresher session
  •  Emergency Dental Medicine - John Schaefer 
  •  Emergency Eye Medicine - Shane Durkin


The Sunday Sessions

  • ADHD Assessment, ongoing management and the role of the doctor for Adults - Jorge Strobel
  • ADHD Assessment, ongoing management and the role of the doctor for Children - Lalith Gamage
  • Volunteer Assisted Dying - forum and Q&A with experienced rural doctors
  • Special Interest Forums - Obstetrics, Anaesthetics and Palliative Care

Masterclass 23 also includes: Friday night reception-Junior Doctors Stream-RDASA AGM-Saturday night Awards Dinner-Special Interest Group forums-event meals and drinks

Optional Friday Workshop


Point-of-care ultrasound is an increasingly effective diagnostic tool in rural general practice, particularly in areas with limited access to specialist services. Now that portable ultrasound devices are becoming more affordable and efficient, GPs are developing a keen interest in the use and applications of point-of-care ultrasound.

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Optional ACRRM Forum

ACRRM is holding a Member Forum on Friday 25 August between 4pm-6pm at the Adelaide Convention Centre. If you are an ACRRM member, the Forum is an opportunity for you to 

  • hear updates on College supports and activities nationally and in your region; and 

  • provide important input and feedback to the College on a range of issues; and 

  • celebrate peer success and recognition

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RDASA Masterclass would not be possible without the support of our sponsors.

Silver Sponsors



Dinner and Satchel Sponsor



Welcome Reception








25/08/2023 5:00 PM - 27/08/2023 5:00 PM
Cen. Australia Standard Time
Adelaide Convention Centre North Terrace Adelaide, SA 5000
Registration is closed.


Friday, 25 August 2023

Kick off RDASA Masterclass 23 the right way by socialising with colleagues and relaxing with canapés and drinks at the Convention Centre's waterfront bistro, Regatta's. Your reception is included in the cost of your registration.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM

Saturday, 26 August 2023

Day 1 of the RDASA Masterclass consists of a Keynote Address, emergency medicine sessions, RDASA AGM, Junior Doctors Stream, Members forum and Awards Dinner.
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM
Members, please join us for our AGM.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM
While one dinner is included in your registration, you can purchase additional tickets here.
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM

Sunday, 27 August 2023

Round out the Program with a morning of informative and interesting sessions covering adult and child ADHD, a live Hypnotherapy session and a discussion and panel addressing Volunteer Assisted Dying.
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM
Anaesthetics, obstetrics or palliative care - join us for an hour and catch up the latest information close to your heart.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3:00 PM