Intern and HMO Teaching

In addition to on the floor teaching and clinical experience, the following formal teaching program occurs within the department.

HMO and intern teaching is on Wednesdays at 4:30pm and both HMOs and interns expected to attend when rostered on the floor. You are also welcome to attend on days off, this is obviously not compulsory. Currently teaching is encouraged via Zoom rather than in person. Details for access will be provided by email.

Dr Vanessa Roberts is currently coordinating these sessions, if you have topics you would like to see covered please let her know at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Interns should also attend the hospital intern teaching (Tuesday 12:30) even when rostered on the floor.

Any questions, concerns, feedback, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Teaching Schedule (Wednesdays at 1630 in the ED tutorial room)

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 Date        Topic                   Presenter    Resources
 12th Feb

 Chest pain in the ED Part 1

 Chest pain in the ED Part 2

 19th Feb Abdominal Pain  Maddie  Radiopaedia- How to Read A CTAP
 26th Feb  Basic Fractures  Charlotte  
 4th March  Aproach to Trauma              Adele                                                             
 11th March  Limping Child         Ian   RCH Guideline: Limping Child
 18th March  Sepsis  Subhash  
 25th March  No teaching  N/A  
1st April  O&G in the ED  Maddie 

 Safer Care Vic Maternity eHandbook

RWH Clinical Practice Guidelines

8th April

Blood Gases Part 1

Blood Gases Part 2

 Maddie  Geeky Medics Quiz
15th April ECG part 1  Maddie  Life in the Fast Lane
22nd April ECG part 2  Maddie  
29th April Acute Red Eye part 1  Maddie

 NSW Emergency Eye Manual

6th May Acute Red Eye part 2  Maddie

 RCH Eye Injuries Guideline

Life in the Fast Lane Cases

13th May ED Case Series  Maddie  See attached doc for resources
20th May  Abdo Pain  Maddie  
27th May  Grand ED Quiz  Maddie  

3rd June

 Chest Pain  Maddie  
10th June  Toxicology Basics  Johno  TOXINZ Resource
17th June  Paeds Common Conditions  Sarah  
24th June  O&G in the ED  Maddie  
12th August Approach to Rashes   Jacqui  
19th August Epistaxis  Vanessa  Epistaxis Approach
26th August Blood Gases  Adele


 Geeky Medics Guide to ABG Interpretation

2nd September ENT   Niel  
9th September Imaging Interpretation  Evan  
16th September Approach to the poisoned pt  Ken  
23rd September Syncope & Seizures  Dean  
30th September Fractures  Charlotte  
7th October Paediatric Presentations  Sarah  
14th October ECGs  Johno  
21st October Electrolyte Imbalances  Subhash   
28th October       
4th November       
11th November       
18th November        
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2nd December      
9th December      
16th December