Mr Joseph Dawson

Joe is a Vascular and Trauma Surgeon at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. He completed his training in General and Vascular Surgery in the U.K. and prior to moving to Australia was Trauma Fellow and Consultant at the Royal London Hospital.  

After his research MD at St George’s Hospital London, he completed a Masters with a dissertation on Trauma Systems and continues his research interests as Senior Lecturer at the University of Adelaide.  

He is Secretary of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Surgery of Trauma and member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) Trauma Committee SA, RACS Road Trauma Advisory Subcommittee and RACS Trauma Quality Improvement Subcommittee, Australasian Trauma Society and Endovascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management Society.  

He is a member of the Academy of Surgical Educators (RACS), Faculty of Surgical Trainers (RCSEd), Section of Academic Surgery (RACS) and Associate Member of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.  He teaches on several trauma skills courses including Pre-Hospital & Emergency Resuscitative Thoracotomy (RCSEng), Damage Control Trauma Surgery, Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposures in Trauma (ASSET) and Definitive Surgical Trauma Care (DSTC), and is contributing author to the DSTC Manual. He teaches on the Royal Adelaide Hospital ED REBOA and Thoracotomy Workshop and was member of the RAH Protocol Working Party Committee for REBOA in Trauma.

Our Expert Faculty

Our workshop faculty are leading experts in the management of trauma using endovascular skills and techniques.

Associate Professor Tal Horer:

Organization: Örebro University Hospital, Sweden

Position & Titles: Vascular Surgeon, Head Vascular unit. Associate Prof of Surgery. Head EVTM program and society. Editor-in-chief JEVTM.

Educational background & professional experience

Assistant Professor Zaffer Qasim:

Zaffer Qasim, MBBS FRCEM FRCPC(EM) EDIC Dr. Qasim is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Karachi...

Dr. Charles J. Fox, MD, FACS Associate Professor:

At the University of Colorado School of Medicine and former Chief of Vascular Surgery at Denver Health Medical Centre, is a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel and former program director for vascular surgery fellowship training...

Associate Professor Daniel Ellis:

Director of Trauma Royal Adelaide Hospital. Prehospital and Retrieval Physician, SAAS MedSTAR, Emergency Medical Retrieval Service...

Mr Joseph Dawson:

Vascular Surgeon Trauma Surgeon
Royal Adelaide Hospital, Senior Lecturer University of Adelaide...

Dr Artai Pirouzram MD:

Senior consultant vascular / endovascular surgeon
Vascular Surgery Unit . Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at Linkoping...

Dr David Mc Greevy M D:

EVTM clinical aid for EVTM workshops and Symposiums

Resident in Vascular Surgery Orebro University Hospital...