Calendar of events

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust
Published online: 6 April 2015

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ALM = active learning module
ASM = annual scientific meeting
CPD = continuing professional development
CT = computerised 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


7-11 17th International Neuroscience Winters Conference, Soelden, Austria

8-10 Interprofessional Health, Education and Practice International Conference, Melbourne VIC ?

10-12 Asian Oncology Summit, Shanghai, China

10-12 Viral Hepatitis Summit 2015, Shanghai, China

10-12 9th Annual Update in Paediatric Emergencies, Noosa, QLD ?

11-12 World Congress on Angiogenesis 2015, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

11-14 Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand 68th ASM, Adelaide, SA ?

12–15 RCOG/RANZCOG Joint World Congress, Brisbane, QLD ?

12-16 International Congress of the Immunology of Diabetes Society, Munich, Germany

14-16 Obesity Summit, London UK

15-17 World Cornea Congress VII, San Diego, California, USA

15-17 International Medical Forum, Kyiv, Ukraine

15-18 13th World Organization of Family Doctors Rural Health Conference 2015, Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia

15-18 30th International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International, Perth, WA ?

15-18 14th Asian Australasian Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Jeju, Republic of Korea

15-18 International DIP Symposium on Diabetes, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndrome and Pregnancy, Berlin, Germany

15-18 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 2015, Nice, France

16 Sydney Diabetic Foot Conference, Sydney, NSW ?

16-18 4th World Congress of Dermoscopy, Vienna, Austria

16-19 2nd World Congress on Controversies in Pediatrics (CoPedia), Budapest, Hungary

17-20 4th International Congress on Dual Disorders and Dual Psycho-Pathology, Barcelona, Spain

19-22 Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand 18th Annual Congress, Melbourne, VIC ?

21-23 Bio-IT World Conference and Expo, Boston, USA

21-25 World Conference on Disaster and Emergency Medicine 2015, Cape Town, South Africa

22-26 50th International Liver Congress 2015, Vienna, Austria

23-24 International Conference in Neuroscience and Pharmacology 2015, Riga, Latvia

23-25 6th IVI International Congress – Reproductive Medicine and Beyond, Alicante, Spain

23-25 International Student Scientific Conference, Gdansk, Poland

23-26 3rd World Congress on Controversies, Debates and Consensus in Bone, Muscle and Joint Diseases, Montreal, Canada

24-25 10th International Kidney Cancer Symposium, Lyon, France

25-26 Respiratory Effectiveness Group Asia Pacific Summit 2015, Singapore

26-29 2015 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Improving the Outcomes, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

27-29 2015 Stem Cell Summit, Boston, USA

27-29 2015 Diabetes Summit, Boston, USA

27-30 World Medical Innovation Forum: Neurosciences, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

29 Apr-2 May 13th International Symposium on Myelodysplastic Syndrome, Washington DC, USA

29 Apr-2 May 6th NWAC World Anaesthesia Convention, Vancouver, Canada

29 Apr-2 May 20th Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology Congress, Abu Dhabi, UAE

30 Apr-2 May World Organization of Family Doctors East Mediterranean region conference, Dubai, UAE

30 Apr-3 May Osteoarthritis Research Society International 2015 World Congress, Seattle, USA


2–5 Australia and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists 2015 ASM, Adelaide, SA ?

3–7 Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists 2015 Congress, Brisbane, QLD ?

4-6 7th International Pediatric Simulation Symposia and Workshops, Vancouver, Canada

4-7 Global Conference on Radiation Topics, Munich, Germany

4-8 RACS 84th Annual Scientific Congress: Ethics in Surgery, and Surgery of war, Perth, WA ?

4-8 19th Congress of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology, Melbourne, VIC ?

6-7 Pediatric Critical Care Course 2015, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

6-9 World Organization of Family Doctors Africa region conference, Accra, Ghana

7-10 21st World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility, Guilin, China

7-10 4th International Congress of EuroELSO 2015, Regensburg, Germany

10-12 Stroke Rehab: From No-Tech to Go-Tech, Christchurch, NZ

11-12 4th International Workshop in Clinical Forensic Medicine, Montpellier, France

11–13 ANZCA Ultrasound in anaesthetics and critical care, Gold Coast, QLD ?

13-16 10th International Society for Apheresis Congress, Cancun, Mexico

14-17 5th International Congress on Neuropathic Pain, Nice, France

14-17 17th Congress of the International Headache Society, Valencia, Spain

14-18 Asian Congress of Nutrition, Yokohama, Japan

16-19 22nd Annual International “Stress and Behaviour” Neuroscience and Biopsychiatry Conference, St Petersburg, Russian Federation

20-22 1st International Congress on Controversies to Consensus in Primary and Outpatient Care, Tel Aviv, Israel

21-22 2nd International Emirates Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery and NOTES, Abu Dhabi, UAE

22-23 4th Annual UAE Epilepsy Congress, Dubai, UAE

23-26 17th International Symposium on Atherosclerosis, Amsterdam, Netherlands

24-27 RACP Congress 2015: Breaking boundaries, creating connections; Cairns, QLD ?

24-27 National Rural Health Alliance 13th National Rural Health Conference, Darwin, NT ?

24-28 14th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Quebec City, Canada

25-29 15th International Congress on Radiation Research, Kyoto, Japan

27-29 Activity Based Funding Conference 2015, Adelaide, SA ?

28-30 7th World Congress Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Society, Ghent, Belgium

30 May-5 Jun International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 23rd annual meeting

31 May-4 Jun 10th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain, Seattle, Washington USA


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

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

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

6-9 6th World Glaucoma Congress, Hong Kong

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

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

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

10-12 The Human Microbiome, Heidelberg, Germany

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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