2018 Epworth Hernia Masterclass

Friday 9 November 2018
Park Hyatt - The Ballroom Melbourne, Australia

Epworth's Hernia Masterclass - keeping it all together will be delivered by leading specialists both from Australia overseas. The symposium will feature sessions on Mesh, Robotic assisted repairs and and evolving new techniques. The symposium will provide participants with the opportunity to meet and to talk with specialists.


International Guest Speaker - Professor James G. Bittner IV

Interstate speaker—Dr Keith Towsey


Keynote speakers

  • Mr Rod Jacobs
  • Associate Professor Craig Lynch
  • Mr David Wardill
  • Mr Alvin Cham
  • Mr Darrin Goodall-Wilson
  • Dr Brooke Sawyer
  • Dr Karin Jones
  • Mr Gary Crosthwaite

Program highlights
  • Robotic hernia repair
  • Dealing with complications
  • Difficult hernia
  • Navigating the Mesh maze
  • Panel discussions



Registration includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea with an optional cocktail function.
  • Specialist Registration - $300 
  • Nurse | Allied Health | Trainee | GP - $165

2018 Epworth Hernia Masterclass - Keeping it all together - PDF 518KB (Detailed Program Schedule)


For more information, please contact:

Anna Hill
Education Events Manager

Email: anna.hill @ epworth.org.au

Phone: +61 3 9516 2840