The Australasian Board Of Cardiovascular Perfusion was established pursuant to the Rules of the Australasian Society of Cardio-Vascular Perfusionists Incorporated, now ANZCP. The Board administers the Diploma of Perfusion and Autotransfusion courses and is responsible for Recertification of Australian and New Zealand Clinical Perfusionists.
The inaugural ANZCP Australasian Simulation and Perfusion meeting is to be held on 6th-7th May 2016 at the Royal North Shore Hospital. It is open to 30 registrants so get in early. Registration form is available here.
Tthe 33rd ANZCP ASM will be held in Townsville from 27th - 29th October 2016.
Barwon Health, Wellington Hospital, Austin Health and Auckland City Hospital have Perfusionist vacancies. See the Perfusionists Positions page for details.
The dates for the 2016 Autotransfusion Ccourses have been released. See the Autotransfusion page for details.
The US FDA has released a Safety Communication on Mycobacterium Infections in Heater Cooler Devices.
All submitted 2015 PIRS reports are now available for viewing. See the PIRS page for details.
There is a current TGA recall for product correction for Sorin 1T and 3T heater coolers. See the PIRS Alerts page for details.