Calendar of events

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust
Published online: 1 June 2015

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ALM = active learning module
ASM = annual scientific meeting
CPD = continuing professional development
CT = computed tomography
ECHO/echo = echocardiography
EMAC = effective management of anaesthetic crises
MRI = magnetic resonance imaging
OSCE = objective structured clinical examination
SAT SET = supervisors and trainers for surgical education and training
X = conferences in Australia


2-4 International Cancer Screening Network Meeting, Rotterdam, Netherlands

3-4 International Conference on Antioxidant and Degenerative Diseases, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

3-5 International Symposium on the Biology of Acinetobacter, Athens, Greece

3-6 24th Asian and Oceanic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sarawak, Malaysia

3-6 17th Annual Conference of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders, Toronto, Canada

5-6 Singapore Hepatitis Conference, Singapore

5-7 Combined Congress of the 12th Hong Kong International Orthopaedic Forum, the 10th Asia Pacific Spine Society, and the Asia Pacific Paediatric Orthopaedic Society, Hong Kong

5-7 1st International Conference on Research in Health Care, Athens, Greece

5-10 SLEEP 2015, the 29th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, Seattle, USA

6-9 6th World Glaucoma Congress, Hong Kong

6-9 SOE Congress 2015, Vienna, Austria

6-11 International Neuromodulation Society 12th World Congress, Montreal, Canada

7-10 17th International Symposium on Multidetector-Row CT, San Francisco, USA

7-11 2015 International Symposium on Recent Advances in Otitis Media, National Harbor, USA

7-12 World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Toronto, Canada

9–12 ANZCA Ultrasound in intensive care, Gold Coast, QLD X

10-12 The Human Microbiome, Heidelberg, Germany

10-13 2015 Aspen Lung Conference/Asthma 2015 Mechanisms to Personalized Medicine, Aspen, USA

11-13 31st Fetus as Patient Congress, St Petersburg, Russia

11-13 International Congress on Obesity Management, London, UK

11-14 5th Asian Vaccine Conference, Hanoi, Vietnam

14-18 17th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Drug Delivery Systems, Salt Lake City, USA

14-18 21st Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Honolulu, USA

14-19 Infections of the Nervous System: Pathogenesis and Worldwide Impact, Hong Kong

16-18 Digital Health and Care Congress, London, UK

16-19 International Society of Ocular Oncology Biennial Meeting, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France

18-19 4th International Conference on Interventional Pain Medicine and Neuromodulation, Torun, Poland

19-23 9th World Congress of the International Society for Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Berlin, Germany

20-25 International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2015 Congress, Toronto, Canada

21-23 8th International Symposium on Focal Therapy and Imaging in Prostate and Kidney Cancer, Noordwijk aan Zee, Netherlands

22-23 Transfer of Care Conference, Sydney, NSW X

22-24 5th International Regional “Stress and Behaviour” Neuroscience and Biopsychiatry Conference, Miami, USA

22-26 Biodefense World Summit, Bethesda, USA

23-24 2nd Annual Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Asia Congress, Singapore

23-24 World Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Summit 2015, Boston, USA

23-25 International Scientific Conference on Probiotics and Prebiotics, Budapest, Hungary

24-27 World Psychiatric Association 2015 Bucharest Congress, Bucharest, Romania

24-27 International Society for Stem Cell Research 2015, Stockholm, Sweden

24-27 Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery – 29th International Congress and Exhibition, Barcelona, Spain

26-28 Global Viral Hepatitis Summit – 15th International Symposium on Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease, Berlin, Germany

26-29 International Symposium on Phytochemicals in Medicine and Food, Shanghai, China

27-30 International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism and Function & 12th International Conference on Quantification of Brain Function with PET, Vancouver, Canada

28-30 5th International Meeting: Challenges in Endourology and Functional Urology, Paris, France

29-30 2nd Annual Southeast Asia Healthcare Summit 2015, Bali, Indonesia

29 Jun-2 Jul Childhood Obesity Conference 2015, San Diego, USA

29 Jun-2 Jul International Congress of the Royal College of Psychiatrists: Psychiatry at the Forefront of Science, Birmingham, UK

30 Jun-3 Jul 6th Congress of the Federation of Immunological Societies of Asia Oceania, Singapore


1-4 8th Frontiers in Immunology Research International Conference, Albufeira, Portugal


7-11 International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society 2015 Congress, Yokohama, Japan

8-10 Infectious Diseases World Summit, Boston, USA

8-11 4th World Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Conference, Stockholm, Sweden

8-11 5th World Congress of the International Academy of Oral Oncology, Sao Paolo, Brazil

12-17 Staphylococcal Diseases 2015, Lucca, Italy

12-17 Tuberculosis Drug Discovery and Development 2015, Girona, Spain

18-23 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2015, Washington DC, USA

25-27 International Academy of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions 2015, 20th World Congress on Heart Disease, Vancouver, Canada

26-27 6th International Neuroscience and Biological Psychiatry Regional ISBS Conference, “Stress and behaviour”, Kobe, Japan

26-28 Australasian College for Emergency Medicine Winter Symposium, Alice Springs, NT X

26-30 6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics 2015, Las Vegas, USA

26-31 Malaria 2015, Girona, Spain

28 Jul-1 Aug 4th Munich International Summer Academy of Practical Dermatology, Munich, Germany

30-31 ASEAN Neuroscience 2015, Singapore


1-7 World Breastfeeding Week

2-7 Angiogenesis 2015, Newport, USA

4-5 7th Annual Operating Theatre Management Conference, Melbourne, VIC X

8-11 HGSA 39th ASM: Rare diseases and indigenous genetics; Perth, WA X

10-13 Translational Medicine 2015, Cairns, QLD X

10-14 Brain Injury Awareness Week

16-21 Hormone-Dependent Cancers 2015, Newry, USA

17-20 Molecular and Cellular Basis of Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention 2015, Cairns, QLD X

21-24 Medical Innovations for the Future and Beyond, London, UK

23-26 Congress of the Asian Society for Transplantation, Singapore

23-29 12th WHO/IDF/EASD Cambridge Seminar on the epidemiological and public health aspects of diabetes mellitus, Cambridge, UK

24-27 Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015, Manila, Philippines

24-30 Hearing Awareness Week

26-29 International Society of Hypnosis Congress: Roots and Future of Consciousness, Paris, France

28 Daffodil Day

29 Aug-2 Sep Congress of the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea

30 Aug-2 Sep 13th International Conference on Chitin and Chitosan 2015, Munster, Germany

31 Aug-1 Sep International Symposium on Critical Bleeding 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark

31 Aug-3 Sep OESO 13th World Conference “The Esophagiome”, Emerging Issues in Health and Disease, Monaco

  • Cate Swannell



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