These events are being organised by the southern General Practice Liaison Officer and supported by Primary Health Tasmania.
Event 6 will focus on providing a general introduction to interventional neuroradiology services at the Royal Hobart Hospital and in the private system.
The speaker for this event is Dr Hayden Bell. Hayden completed his medical degree at the University of Tasmania. Following completion of specialty training in South Australia/Northern Territory, he joined the neurosurgical departments at Westmead and Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney and underwent a further two-year neuro-endovascular fellowship. Here he gained experience in all aspects of neurovascular intervention including:
- cerebral and spinal angiography
- cerebral aneurysm repair
- arterial thrombectomy for acute large vessel occlusion in stroke
- carotid stenting
- endovascular vasospasm management
- venous thrombectomy
- arteriovenous malformation (AVM)/dural arteriovenous fistula (DAVF) embolisation