Presentations

Presentations

27th National Conference on Incontinence, Hobart 2018

  • Posterior vaginal repair
  • Non mesh options for stress incontinence

Urogynaecology Society of Australasia (UGSA) Adelaide 2018

  • Debate: “All pelvic floor surgery can be performed without mesh”
  • Mid-urethral sling removal: when and how

Urogynaecology Society of Australasia (UGSA) Melbourne 2017

  • Conference Chair

25th National Conference on Incontinence, Adelaide 2016

  • Complications of Mid-urethral slings

Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES) Pelvic Floor Symposium XV1 Sydney, 2015

  • Sacral modulation-role, benefit, limitations
  • Real live surgical experience – pearls and pitfalls

Urogynaecology Society of Australasia (UGSA) Sydney 2014

  • Management of vaginal stenosis and shortening after prolapse surgery

23rd National Conference on Incontinence, Cairns 2014

  • Gynaecologist approach to rectocele

South African Urological Association; SAUA 28th Biennial Congress, Durban 2010.

  • The latest innovations in the surgical management of pelvic organ prolapse

New Zealand Urogynaecology 4th Annual Meeting. 2010 (Keynote Speaker). History and development of prolapse surgery with mesh.

  • Clinical outcomes of vaginal mesh repair surgery.

Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES): XI Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne. 2009.

  • TVT-simply the best?
  • Overview of pelvic organ prolapse.

International Urogynecology Association, 34th Annual Meeting. Lake Como, Italy, 2009.

  • Chair of “Laparosocpic Sacral Colpopexy” workshop.

Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society: XI Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth. May 2001.

  • The bladder neck – tapes, telescopes and traditional surgery.

Pelvic Floor Symposium and Workshop, Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society, November 2000.

  • Laparoscopic colposuspension.
  • Urodynamics are essential before surgery for prolapse and incontinence.

Urogynaecology Meeting, King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Perth, December 1999.

  • Laparoscopic bladder neck elevation.
  • Vesicovaginal fistula in the third world.

TVT Experts Meeting, Venice, Italy June 2002

  • The role of synthetic Mesh for prolapse and continence surgery.

Multi-national Meeting on Pelvic Floor Disorders, Lake Como, Italy 2002.

  • Laparoscopic Treatment of Incontinence

International Urogynaecology Association Meeting, Prague, Czech Republic, August 2002

  • Role of synthetic mesh in continence and prolapse surgery.

Korean Continence Society Symposium August 2003.

  • Guest Lecture – Prolapse and Incontinence Surgery: role of synthetic mesh

Pelvic Floor Symposium and Workshop, Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society, September, 2003.

  • The role of synthetic mesh in continence and prolapse surgery
  • Posterior colporrhaphy and sacrospinous colpopexy.

Current Pelvic Floor Surgery & Hysterectomy Techniques, John Flynn Gold Coast Private Hospital, Queensland December, 2003

  • Laparoscopic Colposuspension
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse – Incidence & Current Management
  • Endoscopic Approach

Prolapse & Incontinence Surgery: A “Defect-Specific” Approach, December 2001, Sydney.

  • Office management of urinary incontinence.
  • Enteroceles are hernias and should be repaired in a similar manner.
  • Sacral colpopexy: Indications, efficacy and dangers.
  • Surgical Videotapes: Techniques for sacral colpopexy.
  • Surgical Videotapes: Laparoscopic Burch colposuspension.
  • TVT Repair: What is the evidence of efficacy?
  • Surgical Simulation: TVT needle insertion in pelvic models
  • Surgical videotapes: Complex reparative techniques.

Live Surgery Demonstrations (National and International)

Urogynaecology Society of Australasia (UGSA) ASM, Melbourne 2018

  • Robotic Sacral Colpopexy

Urogynaecology Society of Australasia (UGSA) ASM, Auckland, New Zealand 2017

  • Laparosocpic Sacral Colpopexy

South African Urological Association; SAUA 28th Biennial Congress, Durban 2010.

  • Demonstration of live prolapse surgery with PROSIMA procedure

Singapore Urogynaecology Meeting, 2010. National University Hospital, Singapore.

  • Demonstration of live prolapse surgery with PROSIMA procedure.

New Zealand Urogynaecology 4th Annual Meeting. 2010.

  • Demonstration of live prolapse surgery with PROSIMA procedure.

Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society: XI Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne. 2009.

  • Demonstration of live laparoscopic prolapse surgery.

Multi-national Meeting on Pelvic Floor Disorders, Lake Como, Italy 2002.

  • Demonstration of live laparoscopic prolapse surgery.

140th anniversary celebration meeting, Royal Women’s Hospital, pre-meeting laparoscopic surgical workshop.

  • Live demonstration of laparoscopic colposuspension, Aug. 1996

Urogynaecology surgical workshop, Hinchingdrooke Hospital, Huntingdon, UK. Live demonstration of laparoscopic colposuspension, abdominal sacral colpopexy, pubourethral sling, abdominal paravaginal repair and Moschowitz procedure, Sept. 1996. Surgery demonstrated: laparoscopic and
open continence and vault prolapse surgery.

Pelvic Floor Symposium and Workshop, Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society Ltd, 3-4 November 2000, Sydney. Surgery demonstrated: vaginal continence and prolapse surgery.

Urogynaecology Meeting, King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Perth, 29 November – 4th December 1999. Surgery demonstrated: laparoscopic colposuspension, laparoscopic sacral colpopexy. Laparoscopic surgical teaching in live animal workshop.

International Urogynaecology Association Meeting December 2001, Melbourne. Pre-meeting surgical workshop. Surgery demonstrated: lapararoscopic colposuspension and pelvic floor repair.