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RACS Post Op Podcast - Edition 35 - July 2016

Complete edition   - Download the  complete edition (21.3 MB, 51 min 52 sec)

Featured this month: 

  1.  Introduction 
    (1.2 MB, 2.36 min)
  2. Perspectives and priorities for the year ahead 
    Philip Truskett, RACS President
    (5 MB, 10.50 min)

  3. Building Respect  - Relationships and Advocacy 
    Spencer Beasley, RACS Vice President 
    (5.4MB, 11.48min) 
  4. Revised Code of Conduct defines Professional Standards 
    Cathy Ferguson, Chair, Code of Conduct Working Party 
    (2.5MB, 5.35min)
  5. Launch of the Surgical Career Transitions Guide 
    Julian Smith, Immediate Past Chair, Professional Development and Standards Board
    (2.7MB, 5.46min)
  6. Beware the dangers of cyber attack 
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor 
    (3.2MB, 6.57min)
  7. Personal Services Income - Are you swimming between the flags?
    Mark Kynaston, Smith Coffey (WA), part of the Bongriorno National Network
    (3.6MB, 7.56min)

RACS Post Op Podcast - Edition 34 - May 2016

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (25.4 MB, 55min 39sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.27 MB, 2.47min)
  2. Taking action against excessive fees
    David Watters, Immediate Past president, RACS
    (5.33 MB, 11.38min)
  3. Addressing unprofessional behaviour by surgeons
    Gerald Hickson, Director, The Center for Patient & Professional Advocacy, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA.
    (7.66 MB, 16.44min)
  4. Choosing Wisely - to avoid unnecessary tests & treatments
    Michael Donovan, President, General Surgeons Australia
    (2.65 MB, 5.47min)   
  5. When can doctors breach patient confidentiality?
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (2.72 MB, 5.56min)
  6. College advocacy on reducing alcohol-related harm
    John Crozier, Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
    (5.12 MB, 11.11min)
  7. Federal Budget 2016 - implications for surgeons
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group
    (5.49 MB, 12min)
  8. Close
    (859 KB, 1.49min)

RACS Post Op Podcast - Edition 33 - March 2016

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (18.3 MB, 39min 11sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.1 MB, 2.22min)
  2. Reviewing the regulations on cosmetic surgery
    David Thiele, Council Specialty Elected Councillor for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, RACS
    (4.7 MB, 10.09min)
  3. Steps to equity: Maori Health Action Plan
    Patrick Alley, Indigenous Health Medal recipient / Director of Clinical Training, Waitemata District Health Board / Clinical Assoc. Professor of Surgery, University of Auckland
    (4.6 MB, 9.54min)
  4. Changes to negative gearing: what impact for property investors?
    Michael Waycott, Director, The Bongiorno Group (Vic)
    (4.4 MB, 9.24min)   
  5. Responsibility for trainees' care and safety
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (3.4 MB, 7.21min)

Edition 32 - Nov/Dec 2015

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (24.3 MB, 51min 54sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.1 MB, 2.08min)
  2. From robotics to social media: how technology is changing the surgical world
    Declan Murphy, Consultant Urolorgical Surgeon and Director of Robotic Surgery, The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne
    (7.1 MB, 15.19min)
  3. Addressing the barriers to safe surgery in the Asia Pacific
    Phill Carson, Co-convenor, RACS 2015 Global Health Symposium
    (6.2 MB, 13.18min)
  4. Valuing your time holiday home investing and property update your questions answered
    Tony Bongiorno, Founding Partner, The Bongiorno Group, with Michael Waycott, Director, The Bongiorno Group (Vic)
    (6.5 MB, 14.01min)   
  5. Records are your best defence
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (3.3 MB, 7.05min)

Edition 31 - September 2015

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (20.5 MB, 43min 51sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.1 MB, 2.25min)
  2. EAG reviews campaign against discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment
    Hon Rob Knowles AO, Chair, Expert Advisory Group, RACS

    Email: eag@surgeons.org

    (4.3 MB, 9min 22sec)
  3. PSA 2015 ACS: challenges and rewards of rural surgery
    Sally Butchers, Chair, Rural Surgery Section & Convenor,
    51st PSA 2015 Annual Scientific Conference

    Telephone: +61 3 9276 7407; Email: rural@surgeons.org

    (2.7 MB, 5min 53sec)
  4. Maintaining health in business & life
    Adam McCann, Director, Bartons Medical (SA) and member of the Bongiorno National Network,
    and Dr Chris Bollen, Director of BMP Healthcare Consulting

    T: +61 8 8294 4744

    adamm@bartons.com.au

    www.bartons.com.au
    (8.4 MB, 17min 56sec)
  5. Informed consent & surgeons in training
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor

    T: +61 3 9609 1555

    info@rk.com.au  /  www.rk.com.au
    (3.8 MB, 8min 13sec)

Edition 30 - July 2015

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (23.3 MB, 49min 52sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.2 MB, 2.37min)
  2. The three delays: global challenges in safe surgery
    David Watters, President, RACS
    (4.8 MB, 10min 15sec)
  3. ePortfolio: driving towards a digital College
    Julian Smith, Chair of Professional Development, RACS
    (3 MB, 6min 36sec)
  4. The JDocs framework for junior doctors
    Stephen Tobin, Dean of Education, RACS
    (4.5 MB, 9min 41sec)
  5. The future of negative gearing: BIS Shrapnel report
    Tony Bongiorno, Founding Partner, Bongiorno National Network & Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group (Vic)
    (5.4 MB, 11min 42sec)
  6. Questions around the future of health policy
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (4.2 MB, 8min 49sec)

Edition 29 - May 2015

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (11.7 MB, 25min 34sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.15 MB, 2.30min)
  2. Encouraging transparency on surgical fees
    Michael Grigg, Immediate Past President, RACS
    (2.95 MB, 6min 26sec)
  3. Legal reminders on sexual harassment
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor & former Chair, Victorian Equal Opportunity Commission
    (3.25 MB, 7min 6sec)
  4. Continuing the charge on road safety
    John Crozier, Chair, National Trauma Committee, RACS
    (3.57 MB, 7min 37sec)
  5. Federal Budget 2015 - implications for medical specialists
    Tony Bongiorno, Founding Partner, Bongiorno National network and Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group (Vic)
    (7.31 MB, 15min 58sec)

Edition 28 - March 2015

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (21.5 MB, 46min 58sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.17 MB, 2.34min)
  2. Advocating for change
    Dr Mary Langcake, Chair, NSW Regional Committee, RACS
    (5.82 MB, 12min 43sec)
  3. Action Plan for ATSI Health
    Kelvin Kong, Chair, Indigenous Health Committee, RACS
    (3.33 MB, 7min 16sec)
  4. Year end tax planning
    Michael Walsh, CEO, Walshs, QLD
    (4.37 MB, 9min 33sec)
  5. Increased risk of complaints against older doctors
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (2.52 MB, 5min 30sec)
  6. Perth welcomes you to the ASC 2015
    Stephen Honeybul, Convenor, Annual Scientific Congress 2015
    (4.28 MB, 9min 20sec)

Edition 27 - Nov-Dec 2014

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (22.9 MB, 50min 11sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1.23 MB, 2.41min)
  2. Taking a stand against alcohol-related harm
    Professor Michael Grigg, President, RACS
    (2.45 MB, 5min 21sec)
  3. Honouring the surgeons of Gallipoli
    Professor David Watters, Vice President, RACS
    (5.15 MB, 11min 15sec)
  4. Tax, property, FF points, time! - your key questions answered
    Tony Bongiorno, Founding Partner, The Bongiorno Group
    (6.98 MB, 15min 15sec)
  5. Cloud accounting for the private practice
    Chris Waples, Managing Director, Bartons Medical
    (4.43 MB, 9min 40sec)
  6. Your obligations around informed financial consent
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (2.71 MB, 5min 55 sec)

Edition 26 - September 2014

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (22.15 MB, 47min 5sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (1 MB, 2.27min)
  2. Reducing alcohol-fuelled violence: good news from the frontlines
    John Crozier, Chair RACS Trauma Committee
    (4 MB, 8min 50sec)
  3. The Skills & Education Centre: a progress report
    Professor Bruce Waxman, Clinical Director
    (3.5 MB, 7min 4sec)
  4. Practice management: beware the fatal assumption
    Adam McCann, Director, Bartons Medical
    (3.9 MB, 8min 29sec)
  5. Legal aspects of winding down
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor
    (2.5 MB, 5min 30sec)
  6. Don't neglect your superannuation succession plan
    Michael Walsh, CEO, Walshs
    (3.5 MB, 7min 36 sec)
  7. Avoiding the perils of malware
    Samuel Gilbert, Caramel

    (3.5 MB, 7min 35sec)

Edition 25 - July 2014

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (19.7 MB, 42min 7sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (936 KB, 2min)
  2. College Census: to better understand today's surgical workforce
    David Watters, Vice President, RACS
    (2.8 MB, 6min 3sec)
  3. Joining the Alcohol Policy Coalition
    Robert Stunden, Chair, Victorian Regional Committee, RACS
    (3.7 MB, 7min 53sec)
  4. Transition to Retirement Strategy within your SMSF
    Michael Walsh, CEO, Walshs
    (3.5 MB, 7min 31sec)
  5. International Medical Graduate Assessment: court ruling
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor.
    (2.5 MB, 5min 30sec)
  6. Building a cohesive leadership team in your practice
    Chris Waples, Managing Director, Bartons.
    (2.5 MB, 5min 23 sec)
  7. Provincial Surgeons Australia 2014: managing trauma in the outback
    David Read, Director of Trauma & Burns, National Critical Care & Trauma Response Centre, Royal Darwin Hospital

    (3.6 MB, 7min 38sec)

Edition 24 - May 2014

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (24.2 MB, 52min 52sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction
    (827 KB, 1min 45sec)
  2. Managing contaminated wounds in disasters: new international guidelines
    David Watters, Chair of the International Committee discusses reaching international consensus on the treatment of contaminated wounds in a disaster, the need for the new recommendations and details of a new poster to assist primary care workers when disaster strikes.
    (3.72 MB, 8min 8sec)
  3. J-DOCS: helping junior doctors along the training pathway
    Dean of Education Stephen Tobin talks about the new J-DOC program and what it aims to provide for those on the verge of starting their careers in surgery.
    (4.87 MB, 10min 39sec)
  4. Federal Budget 2014 - Key messages for health professionals
    Bongiorno Budget Special.
    (7.17 MB, 15min 40sec)
  5. Keeping up to date
    Michael Gorton, College Solicitor, discusses the need to for keeping up-to-date in your surgical practices.
    (2.7 MB, 5min 54sec)
  6. Challenges and rewards of a pivotal College role
    EDSA (NZ) Allan Panting looks back at the many challenges, rewards and achievements in the role he will soon leave.
    (5.25 MB, 11min)

Edition 23 - March 2014

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (22.4 MB, 48min 57sec)

Featured this month:

  1. Introduction (1.3 MB, 2min 36sec)
  2. Revalidation (5.26 MB, 11min 26sec)
  3. Adhering To Deadlines (2.3 MB, 5min 2sec)
  4. Northern Territory Speed Trial (3.64 MB, 7min 58sec)
  5. Peer Review Process (3.62 MB, 7min 54sec)
  6. Bongiorno Group - Wealth Creation (5.48 MB, 11min 59sec)

Edition 22 - Nov/Dec 2013

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  1. Introduction (1.2 MB, 2min 36sec)
  2. Saying NO to bullying (2.9 MB, 6min 27sec)
    John Quinn, Executive Director for Surgical Affairs, RACS
  3. Beware the legal implications of bullying (2.7 MB, 6min 3sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  4. Starting out with the right practice structure (4.1 MB, 8min 59sec)
    Scott Edwards, Principal, Smith Coffey Financial Management, WA (part of the Bongiorno National Network)
  5. Investing in property through your SMSF (3.37 MB, 7min 21sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Senior Partner, Bongiorno Group, NSW. 
  6. Providing a voice to regional & outback Queensland (5.4 MB, 11min 50sec)
    Bernard Whitfield, Chair, Qld Regional Committee, RACS
  7. ASC 2014 heads to Singapore (4.6 MB, 10min 2sec)
    Martin Richardson, Convener, 2014 Annual Scientific Congress, RACS

Edition 21 - September 2013

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  1. Introduction (1.13 MB, 2min 29sec)
  2. 2013 Trauma Symposium: lessons from the war front (5.45 MB, 11min 54sec)
    Daryl Wall, Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
  3. Otitis media: taking healing skills to indigenous communities (5.28 MB, 11min 32sec)
    Stephen O'Leary, William Gibson Chair of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne
  4. Maintaining the right income protection policy (4.03 MB, 8min 48sec)
    Adam McCann, Director, Bartons Financial Services, South Australia
  5. 5 steps to financial security (3.37 MB, 7min 21sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd. 
  6. Is "sorry" an admission of liability? (5.83 MB, 12min 21sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor

Edition 20 - July 2013

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (25.2 MB, 55.08min)

  1. Introduction (1.31 MB, 2min 52sec)
  2. College fights tax cap on education expenses (3.21 MB, 7min 01sec)
    Michael Grigg, Vice-President, RACS
  3. Lessons from the saga of Dr Jayant Patel (2.83 MB, 6min 12sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  4. TPD insurance: mitigating loss of future earnings (4.15 MB, 9min 05sec)
    Simon Farmer, Walshs Financial Planning
  5. Retirement savings: How to plan your future (4.13 MB, 9min 02sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. Interplast: 30 years of making a difference (4.65 MB, 10min 10sec)
    Peter Hayward, Head, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Children's Hospital, West Mead
  7. The future of surgical education (4.93 MB, 10min 47sec)
    Stephen Tobin, Dean of Education, RACS

Edition 19 - May 2013

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  1. Introduction (1.07 MB, 2min 20sec)
  2. Perioperative mortality shines light on global safe surgery (4.17 MB, 9min 6sec)
    David Watters, Chair, Professional Development and Standards Board, RACS
  3. Addressing alcohol-fuelled violence in our hospitals (4.87 MB, 10min 38sec)
    Phillip Carson, NT Regional Chair, RACS
  4. Borrowing to boost your portfolio: with no margin call! (4.80 MB, 10min 29sec)
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group
  5. The remarkable power of compound interest (3.95 MB, 8min 38sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. Making complaints against health practitioners (3.95 MB, 8min 38sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor

Edition 18 - March 2012

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  1. Introduction (1.29 MB, 2min 49sec)
  2. May 2013: Auckland welcomes the College! (3.5 MB, 7min 40sec)
    John Windsor, Convenor, Annual Scientific Congress 2013
  3. The inaugural Indigenous Health Forum (4.4 MB, 9min 7sec)
    Jonathan Koea, FRACS, IHC Member
  4. Putting money into property: watchouts and considerations (5 MB, 10min 58sec)
    Tony Bongiorno, Founder, Bongiorno Group 
  5. Investing using the tortoise investment strategy (4.3 MB, 9min 23sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. Photos, x-rays, medical images & privacy (2.6 MB, 5min 43sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  7. Developments in education spark international interest (5 MB, 11min 4sec)
    Stephen Tobin, Dean of Education, RACS
  8. Finding a better work-life balance (5.6 MB, 12min 15sec)
    Steve Bracks, Former Premier, Victoria

Edition 17 - Nov/Dec 2012

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  1. Introduction (1 MB, 2min 19sec)
  2. Addressing the global burden of surgical disease (3.6 MB, 7min 48sec)
    David Watters, Convenor, 2012 International Medical Development Symposium
  3. Attracting surgeons to regional Australia: new surgical training hub (3.3 MB, 7min 6sec)
    Glenn Guest, General Surgeon, Geelong Hospital, Victoria
  4. Investing in property - but what to buy? (6.4 MB, 13min 4sec)
    Tony Bongiorno, Founder, Bongiorno Group 
  5. Protection against unforeseen events (5.1 MB, 10min 53sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. Beware new advertising guidelines (2.8 MB, 6min 5sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  7. Changes to the 2013 CPD Program (2.8 MB, 6min 8sec)
    Graeme Campbell, Chair, Professional Standards Committee, RACS

Edition 16 - September 2012

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  1. Introduction (1 MB, 2min 14sec)
  2. Safe Hours, Safe Patients? (3.4 MB, 7min 8sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  3. Surgical mortalities: why audits matter (5.1 MB, 10min 50sec)
    Guy Maddern, Chair, Australia and New Zealand Audits of Surgical Mortality
  4. Economic Update (3.1 MB, 6min 30sec)
    Neville Norman, Assoc. Professor of Economics, Melbourne University
  5. Tax tips for the 2013 Financial Year (3.5 MB, 7min 28sec)
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group, VIC
  6. Strategies for investing in changing times (3.2 MB, 6min 50sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  7. Making a difference through the Foundation for Surgery (3.4 MB, 9min 7sec)
    Kingsley Faulkner, Chair, Foundation for Surgery

Edition 15 - July 2012

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  1. Introduction (1 MB, 2min 17sec)
  2. Academic surgery - developing leaders of the future (3.9 MB, 8min 20sec)
    John Windsor, Professor of Surgery, University of Auckland
  3. Your 7th habit for success - stay curious and relevant (3.3 MB, 7min)
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group, VIC
  4. Superannuation changes from July 1, 2012 (2.7 MB, 5min 46sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  5. 2020 Vision Zero: supporting new approaches to road safety (5.2 MB, 11min 8sec)
    Daryl Wall, Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
  6. E-health and the launch of PCHER (4.1 MB, 8min 48sec)
    Mukesh C Haikerwal, National Clinical lead, National E-health Transition Authority
  7. Sexual boundary guidelines (3.3 MB, 7min 11sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  8. Family trusts - tread carefully! (4.7 MB, 10min 3sec)
    Bernie O'Sullivan, Bernie O'Sullivan Lawyers

Edition 14 - May 2012

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  1. Introduction (1 MB, 2min 11sec)
  2. Get ready for a national e-health record system (3.45 MB, 7min 26sec)
    Michael Gorton
  3. Economic update 2012 (2.3 MB, 5min)
    Professor Neville Norman
  4. Financial protection for you and your family (4.7 MB, 10min 17sec)
    Michael Waycott
  5. Transition to retirement super opportunities (3 MB, 6min 31sec)
    Luigi Iacullo
  6. Assessing and communicating the progress of trainees: a world first (3.95 MB, 8min 37sec)
    David Watters
  7. Community outreach clinics: the effective alternative (4.77 MB, 10min 25sec)
    Kelvin Kong

Edition 13 - March 2012

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  1. Introduction (1.1Mb, 2min 22sec)
  2. Seven habits of highly successful surgeons (4Mb, 8min 33sec)
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group, VIC
  3. National registration report card (3.5Mb, 7min 36sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  4. Economic update 2012 (5.18Mb, 2min 48sec) 
    Professor Neville Norman, Melbourne University
  5. Investment law of averages (2.68Mb, 5min 40sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. The "How To" guide to the Generic Surgical Sciences Examination (4.18Mb, 8min 56sec) 
    Amy Nall, Communications Portfolio (VIC, Orthopaedics), RACSTA
  7. The 81st Annual Scientific Congress: welcome to Malaysia (5.46Mb, 11min 39sec) 
    Philip Truskett, ASC Convenor, RACS
  8. Handling a "reality slap" (4.19Mb, 8min 57sec)
    Dr Russ Harris

Edition 12 - Nov/Dec 2011

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  1. Introduction (868Kb, 1min 50sec)
  2. Seven habits of highly successful surgeons (5.2Mb, 11min 23sec)
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group, VIC
  3. Complaints - and how to avoid them (3.9Mb, 8min 31sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  4. Reducing alcohol-fuelled violence (4.9Mb, 10min 43sec) 
    John Crozier, Deputy Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
  5. Definitive Surgical Trauma Care (2.77Mb, 6min 4sec)
    Ian Civil, President, RACS
  6. Beware exceeding your super contribution caps (3.24Mb, 7min 5sec) 
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co (NSW) Pty Ltd
  7. Staying positive in a stressful world (4.43Mb, 9min 40sec) 
    Rod Matthews, Impact Human Performance Technologies

Edition 11 - September 2011

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  1. Introduction (868 KB, 1min 50sec)
  2. The 4-hour rule: unanswered questions for surgeons (5.2 MB, 11min 23sec)
    Jessica Yin, WA Regional Chair, RACS
  3. Tax & your practice structure - tread carefully! (3.9 MB, 8min 31sec)
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group, VIC
  4. Children, cosmetic surgery and the law (4.9 MB, 10min 43sec) 
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  5. Barriers and benefits in flexible surgical training (2.77 MB, 6min 4sec)
    Susan Neuhaus, Clinical Assoc. Professor, University of Adelaide
  6. Is now a good time to invest in shares? (3.24 MB, 7min 5sec) 
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Partners, NSW
  7. Beating burnout (4.43 MB, 9min 40sec) 
    Andrew May, Flip the Switch

Edition 10 - July 2011

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  1. Introduction (868 KB, 1min 50sec)
  2. The case for separating elective and emergency surgery (5.2 MB, 11min 23sec)
    Phil Truskett, College Councillor, RACS
  3. Medical malpractice: protecting the whistleblowers (3.9 MB, 8min 31sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  4. Superannuation & other changes post Budget (4.9 MB, 10min 43sec) 
    Michael Waycott, Director, Bongiorno Group, VIC
  5. Opportunities in buying residential investment property (2.77 MB, 6min 4sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. How to avoid bad debts (3.24 MB, 7min 5sec) 
    Roger Mendelson, Chief Executive, Prushka Fast Debt Recovery
  7. Changes at the Court of Examiners (4.43 MB, 9min 40sec) 
    Spencer Beasley, Chair, Court of Examiners, RACS

 Edition 9 - May 2011

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  1. Introduction (897 KB, 1min 54sec)
  2. Preparing for disaster (5 MB, 11min)
    Daryl Wall, Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
  3. Issuing medical certificates -a war of competing interests (4.7 MB, 8min 53sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  4. Updated Code of Professional Conduct (2.6 MB, 5min 38sec) 
    Michael Grigg, Chair, Professional Standards, RACS
  5. Maximising your tax position before June 30 (2.27 MB, 4min 57sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. Self-managed super: Is it time to consider? (3.1 MB, 6min 46sec) 
    Michael Waycott, Partner, Bongiorno & Partners (Vic) Pty Ltd
  7. Share investing: low risk if you get it right (3.62 MB, 7min 55sec) 
    John King, AJK Consulting Pty Ltd
  8. Are you killing your co-workers? (3.68 MB, 8min 3sec) 
    Dr Adam Fraser

  Edition 8 - March 2011

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  1. Introduction (864 KB, 1min 50sec)
  2. Post-operative care and patient discharge: beware the risks (2.9 MB, 6min 5sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  3. Incorporation - think again! (4.2 MB, 8min 55sec)
    Michael Waycott, Partner, Bongiorno Group (VIC) Pty Ltd
  4. The 2011 economy: from cyclones to the May budget (3 MB, 6min 8sec)
    Neville Norman, Associate Professor of Economics, Melbourne University
  5. Should you set up a self managed super fund? (2.8 MB, 6min 4sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co (NSW) Pty Ltd
  6. Sharemarket update (2.8 MB, 6min 2sec)
    Elio D'Amato, Lincoln Stock Doctor
  7. Restoring vision in PNG: the challenges and rewards (4.3 MB, 9min 16sec)
    Michael Scobie, NSW Opthalmologist (retired)
  8. Understanding and managing patient suffering (5.1 MB, 10min 55sec)
    John Kearsley, Director, Department of Radiation Oncology, St George Hospital (NSW)

Edition 7 - November-December 2010

Complete edition - Download the complete edition (23Mb, 49min)

  1. Introduction (783Kb, 1min 39sec)
  2. Taking leadership on violence in the wards (4.1Mb, 8min 45sec)
    Daryl Wall, Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
  3. Addressing Australia's growing knife culture (3.6Mb, 7min 42sec)
    John Crozier, Deputy Chair, Trauma Committee, RACS
  4. Legal protection for the Audit of Surgical Mortality (3Mb, 6min 26sec)
    Michael Gorton, RACS Solicitor
  5. Life insurance: Lessons from the Victorian bush fires (4.5Mb, 9min 37sec)
    Tony Bongiorno, Founding Partner, Bongiorno Group
  6. Economic update (2.2Mb, 4min 37sec)
    Neville Norman, Associate Professor of Economics, Melbourne University
  7. Opportunities in the current sharemarket (2Mb, 4min 17sec)
    Elio D'Amato, Lincoln
  8. Investing in residential property (2.8Mb, 5min 53sec)
    Luigi Iacullo, Director, Bongiorno & Co (NSW) Pty Ltd