Waikato Hospital as seen over lake Rotoroa


This website is the main source of information about the Waikato Part 1 Course, for candidates and staff alike. Please check this website regularly for updates.

But if you have a specific question, contact us:

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+64 (7) 839 8718 and ask to speak to Karen Cassaidy, the anaesthetic secretary.


Dr. Aidan O’Donnell,
Waikato Hospital, Dept of Anaesthesia,
Private Bag 3200,
Pembroke St.
Hamilton, 3240.

Useful Links:

Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists

ANZCA Guide to Effective Study for Trainees

ACECC Guide to Personal Welfare During Training and Examinations

Kerry Brandis’ Anaesthesia Revision Website

Anaesthesia UK- a website to help prepare for the FRCA examination

Waikato Anaesthesia Department Homepage

Waikato Anaesthetic Department Journal Club

Aidan O’Donnell’s website