Calendar of conferences in Australia

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja15.0921C4
Published online: 21 September 2015

This calendar includes conferences based in Australia into the foreseeable future, as far as can be confirmed. If you have an event you would like to add, please include relevant details in an email to

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

October 2015

1-5Asia Pacific Rim International Counselling and Psychotherapy Conference, Perth, WA

5-7Interprofessional Health, Education and Practice Conference, Melbourne, VIC

8-9Medical Deans Annual Conference 2015, Hobart, TAS

9-10Australasian Gastrointestinal Pathology Society ASM, Sydney, NSW

9-11Australasian Military Medicine Association Conference 2015, Hobart, TAS

11-142015 Australasian Genomic Technologies Association Conference, Newcastle, NSW

11-15Australian Orthopaedic Association 75th Annual Scientific Meeting, Brisbane, QLD

15-18Societe Internationale d’Urologie Annual Congress, Melbourne, VIC

16Australasian College of Sports Physicians GP Symposium 2015, Melbourne, VIC

16-19RANZCOG ASM, Perth, WA

16-19Australian Society of Cytology 45th ASM, Brisbane, QLD

18-21HAA 2015 ASM, Adelaide, SA

20-23Australian and New Zealand Burns Association 39th ASM, Melbourne, VIC

22-24Rural Medicine Australia 2015, Adelaide, SA

22-24Australasian Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health 2015 Conference, Adelaide, SA

22-25Australasian Doctors Health Conference 2015, Melbourne, VIC

23-2536th Annual Meeting, Australasian Dermatopathology Society, Sydney, NSW

26-27Safe and Secure Hospitals Conference, Melbourne, VIC

26-2713th Australasian Biospecimens Network Association Annual Conference, Sydney, NSW

26-27Future of Health Policy Reform Forum, Sydney, NSW

26-287th Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium, Creswick, VIC

28-30ACHS/ACHSM Joint Asia-Pacific Congress 2015: Health leadership: odds-on favourite, Melbourne, VIC

29-312nd Global Advances and Controversies in Skin Cancer 2015, Brisbane, QLD

29 Oct-1 Nov66th ASM Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists, Adelaide, SA

November 2015

2-4National Primary Health Care Conference, Canberra, ACT

6-7RANZCP Section of Neuropsychiatry Conference, Melbourne, VIC

6-7ASBDD Conference, Sydney, NSW

9-1313th Congress of the World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, Gold Coast, QLD

11-13Hospital in the Home 8th Annual Scientific Meeting 2015: HITH at 21: Maturity, Responsibility and Quality, Sydney, NSW

13-14Interdisciplinary Cerebrovascular Symposium, Gold Coast, QLD

16-18Improving Healthcare International Convention, Melbourne, VIC

17-18Second National Complex Needs Conference, Canberra, ACT

18-20International Conference on Neurology and Epidemiology, Gold Coast, QLD

19-21Paediatric Pathology Society and ANZ Paediatric Pathology Group Joint Scientific Meeting, Perth, WA

19-21Mercy Global Obstetric Update, Melbourne, VIC

20-22RANZCP Section of Psychotherapy Conference, Sunshine Coast, QLD

22-26Australasian College for Emergency Medicine, 32nd ASM, Brisbane, QLD

25-26AOPA Congress 2015: Enhancing quality and performance, Adelaide, SA

25-28RANZCP Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry Joint Conference with the Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychology, Psychiatry and Law 35th Annual Congress, Canberra, ACT

26-28RANZCP Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age and APS Psychology and Ageing Special Interest Group Joint Conference, Adelaide, SA

27-29International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation 1st ANZ Regional Conference: Broken structures, broken selves: complex trauma in the 21st century, Sydney, NSW

December 2015

1-414th International Scientific Conference of the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Perth, WA

3-5Inaugural International Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Congress, Sydney, NSW

7-99th Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Melbourne, VIC

7-113rd International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention, Melbourne, VIC

14-16International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, Cairns, QLD

February 2016

5-63rd International Four Corners of Cardiology Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

26-28Pathology Update: A diamond date, Melbourne, VIC

March 2016

1Asian Australasian Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Meeting, Cairns, QLD

3-4Evidence Review in Emergency Medicine FSM, Wollongong, NSW

115th International Medical Symposium: Future challenges for the medical profession, Sydney, NSW

11-132016 ANZSNR Meeting, Hunter Valley, NSW

13-16Australian Pain Society 36th Annual Scientific Meeting: Pain: Meeting the Challenge, Perth, WA

14-17Trans Tasman Radiation Oncology Group 28th ASM, Brisbane, QLD

19-23Ottawa and ANZAHPE 2016 Conference, Perth, WA

29 Mar-1 AprAsia Pacific Orthopaedic Association Congress 2016, Melbourne, VIC

April 2016

13-16General Assembly and International Conference on Asian Pacific Organisation of Cancer Prevention, Brisbane, QLD

May 2016

14-1949th Australasian College of Dermatologists ASM, Perth, WA

16-18Royal Australasian College of Physicians Annual Congress, Adelaide, SA

June 2016

1-3Australian and New Zealand Society of Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM) Annual Scientific Meeting 2016, Cairns, QLD

17-18Emergency South Australia FSM, Adelaide, SA

August 2016

21-26International Congress of Immunology, Melbourne, VIC

26-282016 ACD/ASDR/JDA/JSID/NZDSi Combined Meeting, Noosa, QLD

September 2016

18-22International Congress of Tropical Medicine and Malaria, Brisbane, QLD

20Polio Australia’s 2016 Australasia-Pacific Post-Polio Conference, Sydney, NSW

October 2016

16-19RANZCOG ASM, Perth, WA

November 2016

19-2348th RANZCO Annual Scientific Congress, Melbourne, VIC

  • Cate Swannell



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