Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja16.0205C4
Published online: 2 May 2016

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2-3 12th International Conference on Rapid Response Systems and Medical Emergency Teams, Melbourne, VIC

2-6 Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2016, Brisbane, QLD

5 Catholic Health Medical Research Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

5-7 Viruses in May 2016, Katoomba, NSW

7 2016 Annual Paediatric Update for General Practitioners, Randwick, NSW

7 Controversies in Civil and Military Trauma: “A Blast From the Past”, Brisbane, QLD

7-8 Musculoskeletal MR Weekend: Cases, Clues and Copycats, Melbourne, VIC

8-12 Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists International Congress: Regional Challenges, Worldwide Influence, Hong Kong

11-12 Sydney ARCS Scientific Congress, Sydney, NSW

13 3rd Annual Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre Patch Test Training Day, Perth, WA

14-17 49th Australasian College of Dermatologists ASM, Perth, WA

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

19-20 ACEM Queensland Autumn Symposium, Brisbane, QLD

19-20 NMS 2016 – National Medicines Symposium 2016: Making Wise Decisions About Medicines, Tests and Technologies, Canberra, ACT

19-21 9th Kuring-gai District Medical Association Long Weekend Conference, Mudgee, NSW

19-21 Effective management of anaesthetic crises, Auckland, NZ

20-22 General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Sydney, NSW

22-25 Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand 20th Annual Congress, Townsville, QLD

23-24 The Hospital After Hours – Quality and Safety After Hours, Sydney, NSW

24-27 Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, WA

25-27 International Clinical Cardiovascular Genetics Conference 2016, Brisbane, QLD

25-27 Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises, Joondalup, WA

26-28 2016 Asia Pacific Lymphology Conference, Darwin, NT

28 Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine NSW Regional Meeting, Albion Park, NSW

28-29 ACD Dermatological Surgery and Procedures Workshop, Melbourne, VIC

30-31 New Anaesthetic Registrars Crisis Management, Wellington, NZ


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

3-5 College of Intensive Care Medicine 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting: Minds and Machines, Adelaide, SA

3-5 40th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Division of the International Academy of Pathology, Brisbane, QLD

4-5 EMCORE Melbourne 2016, Melbourne, VIC

7-9 15th Annual Immunisation Conference, Brisbane, QLD

8-9 2016 Primary Health Care Research Conference, Canberra, ACT

9-10 2016 SIREN Symposium: Innovation in Practice, Bentley, WA

13 2016 Perioperative Mortality Review Committee annual conference, Wellington, NZ

16-19 AuSPEN Advanced Clinical Nutrition Course, Camperdown, NSW

17-18 Emergency South Australia FSM, Adelaide, SA

17-19 ANZCA Rural SIG meeting: The Return of the Accidental Intensivist, Canberra, ACT

19-22 23rd National Conference Australian Health Promotion Association, Scarborough, WA

20-22 Renal Society of Australasia 2016 Annual Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

22-25 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies 2016, Melbourne, VIC

23-25 Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer Annual Meeting on Supportive Care in Cancer, Adelaide, SA

23-25 CSANZ New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting, Rotorua, NZ


1-2 Emergency South Australia (EMSA), Adelaide, SA

2-10 2nd Australasian Breast Congress, Auckland, NZ

10-12 Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group ASM, Brisbane, QLD

21-23 International Conference on Pediatric Dermatology, Brisbane, QLD

23-24 General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Perth, WA

25-27 Health Informatics Conference, Melbourne, VIC

25-27 7th World Congress on Molecular Pathology, Melbourne, VIC

29-30 Newcastle Anaesthesia Conference, Newcastle, NSW

30 37th Annual ANZCA/ASA Combined CME Meeting, Melbourne, VIC


2-4 10th Annual Australia and New Zealand Endovascular Therapies Meeting, Adelaide, SA

4-5 RACS New Zealand ASM, TBA

4-7 64th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, Adelaide, SA

6-9 HGSA 40th Annual Scientific Meeting: Integrating Genomics into Healthcare, Hobart, TAS

12-14 Emergency Tasmania 2016, Launceston, TAS

12-14 ANZAAG Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

12-15 CME – Stoller: A Comprehensive Tutorial in Musculoskeletal Imaging, Melbourne, VIC

18-20 Australian Lung Cancer Conference, Melbourne, VIC

19-20 Australian and New Zealand College of Paramedicine Conference 2016, Melbourne, VIC

21-26 International Congress of Immunology, Melbourne, VIC

25-27 Australia and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders 14th Annual Conference, Christchurch, NZ

25-28 Asia-Pacific Combined Dermatology Research Conference, Noosa, QLD

26-27 2016 Australian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society ASM, Gold Coast, QLD

26-28 Section of Electroconvulsive Therapy and Neurostimulation Conference: Neurostimulation in the Vines, Hunter Valley, NSW

26-28 2016 ACD/ASDR/JDA/JSID/NZDSi Combined Meeting, Noosa, QLD

26-28 General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Brisbane, QLD


8-11 Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine 2016 Conference: The Changing Landscape of Palliative Care, Perth, WA

10-11 Griffith University/MD Anderson Cancer Centre Molecular Pathology Symposium, Gold Coast, QLD

10-13 NICCER Acute Care Echocardiography Workshop, Sydney, NSW

14-16 Asia-Pacific Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Association 2016 Conference, Perth, WA

14-16 18th Australasian Gastro Intestinal Trials Group Annual Scientific meeting, Melbourne, VIC

17-20 Australian Society of Anaesthetists 75th National Scientific Congress, Melbourne, VIC

17-21 Asian Pacific Society of Nephrology 2016 ASM, Perth, WA

18-21 Public Health Association of Australia 44th Annual Conference, Alice Springs, NT

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

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

26-28 International Marce Society for Perinatal Mental Health Biennial Scientific Conference, Melbourne, VIC

29 Sep-1 Oct GP16: Clinical, Digital, Leadership, Perth, WA

29 Sep-1 Oct 10th Australasian Viral Hepatitis 2016 Conference, Gold Coast, QLD


9-13 Australian Orthopaedic Association and the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Cairns, QLD

11-14 Australian and New Zealand Burn Association 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting, Auckland, NZ

12-15 Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators 2016 Annual Conference, Brisbane, QLD

13-16 Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, Gold Coast, QLD

14-16 Inaugural National Conference of the Australian Anaesthesia Allied Health Practitioners, Perth, WA

14-16 ACEM Victoria Faculty Meeting, Torquay, VIC

16-19 RANZCOG ASM, Perth, WA

17-21 Australian Association of Practice Managers 2016 National Conference, Melbourne, VIC

18-21 Joint meeting of the 9th World Congress of Melanoma and the 14th International Congress of the Society for Melanoma Research, Brisbane, QLD

19-21 International Conference for Emergency Nurses, Alice Springs, NT

20-21 12th Australian Disease Management Association Annual National Conference: Person Centred Healthcare: Achievements and Challenges, Melbourne, VIC

20-22 Rural Medicine Australia 2016 Conference, Canberra, ACT

20-22 41st ANZICS/ACCCN Intensive Care Annual Scientific Meeting and the 22nd Annual Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Conference: Where to from Here, Perth, WA

21-22 Refresher/Advanced 2-Day ECT Course, Sydney, NSW

  • Cate Swannell



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