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IAS Newsletter June 2018 Newsletter
IAS Newsletter, June 2018.
June, 2018

IAS Newsletter  December 2017 Newsletter
IAS Newsletter, December 2017
December, 2017

A Taste of Medicine - October 2017 A Taste of Medicine, Issue 61 October 2017
Students from Newington College check out the surgical robot.
October, 2017

IAS Newsletter - July 2017 Newsletter
IAS Newsletter, July Issue 2017
July, 2017

RPA Institute of Academic Surgery Newsletter, November Issue 2016 Newsletter
RPA Institute of Academic Surgery Newsletter, November Issue 2016
May, 2016

Nation's first surgical research centre opens Surgical robot lands at new institute
Sydney Local Health District has further cemented itself as a leader in innovation and research with the launch of RPA's Institute of Academic Surgery and surgical robot program..
May, 2016

Nation's first surgical research centre opens Nation's first surgical research centre opens
The NSW Minister for Health yesterday opened Australia's first centre dedicated to worldleading research into surgical techniques at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.
17 May, 2016

Great Scope for Winning Idea Great Scope for Winning Idea
David Yeo is one step closer to turning a good idea into a commercial venture after winning a $25,000 scholarship from the Office for Health and Medical Research.
8 February, 2016

Blue wrens win premier place on Missenden Road Blue wrens win premier place on Missenden Road
The Muralogy competition winners have been announced with artist Janne Birkner winning the competition with his mural of superb blue wrens and surgical forceps.
December, 2015

Your chance to make your mark at RPA Your chance to make your mark at RPA
Calling all artists – here's your chance to get your street art onto one of five large walls at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.
21 September 2015

Patron's Prize winner's potential to change practice Patron's Prize winner's potential to change practice
Dr Carlo Pulitano has received the Patron's Prize for clinical research for his study of techniques to revitalise human donor livers prior to transplant.
10 September 2015

Improving surgery in the developing world Improving surgery in the developing world
Less than 10 per cent of the world's population has access to surgical care considered routine in Australia.
28 August 2015

RPA's focus on the developing world RPA's focus on the developing world
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital is donating 10 microscopes from a teaching laboratory to hospitals in the developing world.
10 June 2015

Surgeon wins RPA Medal Global impact of world-first research recognised
Sydney Local Health District's Professor Jane Young has been recognised for her world-first research showing a 78 per cent increase in calls to the quit smoking helpline, Quitline, following the introduction of Australia's tobacco plain packaging legislation.
10 June 2015

The art of communicating with patients The art of communicating with patients
Surgeons have an incredible understanding of human anatomy and medical procedures, but communicating this knowledge to patients and their families requires an entirely distinct set of skills.
20 March, 2014

Uniting surgery and research Uniting surgery and research
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital’s Professor Michael Solomon believes that most surgeons could also be excellent researchers but just don’t know where to start.
5 March, 2015

Vascular surgery trial could benefit millions Vascular surgery trial could benefit millions
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital’s vascular surgery department is involved in an international clinical trial which could improve surgical outcomes for millions of patients.
4 March, 2015

Surgeon wins RPA Medal Surgeon wins RPA Medal
This year’s prestigious RPA Foundation Research Medal has been awarded to Professor Michael Solomon for his significant contribution to research, in the field of surgery.
05 September 2014