2020 Course CANCELLED!!!

2021 course dates to be advised

James Cook University College of Medicine and Dentistry in association with the Cairns Hospital Orthopaedics, Regional Medical Training and Queensland Health


The Anatomy of Orthopaedic Surgical Exposure (AOSE) Course
Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September 2020
James Cook University, Cairns Campus, Queensland

This two-day intensive program provides Orthopaedic Advanced Trainees and aspiring trainees with an opportunity to perform cadaver based orthopaedics exposures common to both trauma and elective procedures.

Candidates will be provided with a course manual that will be available to all registrants for pre-reading.  Each candidate will perform all techniques under the guidance and supervision of an experienced faculty member. At the end of the course candidates will be assessed on their knowledge of anatomy, demonstration of relevant structures, communication and teamwork.

The course has been accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

The course fee of $2,750 includes a course manual, a set of scrubs, cap and a course dinner.

Note: A $250 discount is available for applicants who book both the AOSE and FKSA Courses. Applications may be made through either website.


James Cook University would like to extend a warm thank you to Johnson & Johnson whose ongoing support enables continuing professional education for surgeons across Australia and beyond.