PRESIDENT:

Dr Stuart Luckie

SECRETARY:

Dr James Sartain

TREASURER:

Dr Jonell Victor

About the CAA

 

Founded in March 1990, the Cairns Anaesthetists Association is an independent not-for-profit organization that provide support and promoted excellence in post-graduate anaesthesia in Far North Queensland.

The CAA is involved in a wide range of activities:

  • Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine services at Cairns Hospital
  • Outreach anaesthesia services in remote areas of FNQ including the Torres Strait Islands
  • Technology development projects
  • Training of Registrars and GP Anaesthetists
  • General and Tropical Intensive Care
  • Sponsorship of social and educational events
  • Wildlife anaesthesia research projects
  • Continuing medical education
  • Development of a formal training programme in the use of bed-side ultrasound technology in Anaesthesia
  • Maintenance of the departmental coffee machine
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