Academy of Surgical Educators


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Welcome to the Academy of Surgical Educators

The Academy of Surgical Educators (ASE) is an initiative by The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons to foster and promote the pursuit of excellence in surgical education. The Academy's purpose is to help support and develop all who are interested in surgical education whether they be surgeons, trainees, International Medical Graduates or non-surgeons.  We aim to increase the profile and importance of Surgical Education and promote excellence in surgical training.

The Academy is open to all those who have an active interest or involvement in surgical education and training in Australasia as well as internationally.


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The Academy delivers a comprehensive program of educational events that support our surgical educators throughout the year. For more information...


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The Academy podcasts is a series on thought-provoking surgical education topics  For more information....



We invite you to apply for Academy Membership. Membership is open to all Fellows, Trainees, International Medical Graduates and non-surgeons who have a keen interest in surgical education. For more information...   

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The Academy Awards have been created to acknowledge and reward surgical educators across Australasia. View the criteria, nomination process and previous winner. For more information...


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This document outlines a framework to describe progress during training for each of the nine RACS Competencies. For more information...  


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The College provides a range of non-technical Professional Development opportunities for Academy members. For more information...


Learning Management System

The Academy is supported by an interactive online learning community where members can gather ideas, share interests and research, find resources and keep abreast of upcoming events. For more information...


About the Academy

The Academy of Surgical Educators (ASE) aims to foster and promote the pursuit of excellence in surgical education. For more information...



ASE Secretariat
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
College of Surgeons' Gardens
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia

Telephone: +61 3 9249 1111
Fax: +61 3 9276 7412