16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Roger Goucke

Affiliation: Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital PERTH WA, PERTH, Australia;

Connection with WFSA (if any): Member Pain Sub Committee Chair Pain Section 2016 WCA

Award / titles received: MBChB, FANZCA, FFPM ANZCA

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Interest and expertise in education in LMICs

Biography: Roger Goucke trained initially in anaesthesia, however has practised for the last 10 years primarily in Pain Medicine and Palliative Care. He is currently Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Western Australia and a Consultant in the Department of Pain Management at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth Western Australia. He is a past Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and a previous President of the Australian Pain Society. His current interests include: pain management in the developing world, pain in the elderly, difficult to control cancer pain and self management of chronic disease. His hobbies include cycling, reading (biographies, detective thrillers) and he has recently rekindled his interest in astronomy.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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