Mr Brygel, Mr Leinkram, and Mr Grossberg obtain certification from the Royal Australian College of Surgeons on an annual and 3-yearly basis. This is a requirement for all surgeons. It signifies that the surgeons undergo continuing medical education and have fulfilled extensive lists of criteria to demonstrate they are up to date and competent.
- The surgeons participate in a peer review and surgical audit and the results of their surgery annually.
- Mr Brygel, Mr Leinkram, and Mr Grossberg are credentialed at approved hospitals – an annual requirement.
- They take part in clinical governance.
- They undertake maintenence of knowledge and skills programs by way of teaching and education for others.
This accreditation certificate is granted for a 3-year period.
Below is an example of the type of document required.
The Continuing Professional Development Program 2007 – 2009 (view/download PDF)