Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja16.1212C3
Published online: 12 December 2016

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December 2016

12-14 14th Annual Privacy, Security and Trust Conference, Auckland, NZ

15 RACGP CPR Certification Course, Perth, WA

January 2017

14-15 Yardsticks in Surgical Pathology, Macquarie Park, NSW

February 2017

3-6 MRI in Practice, Sydney, NSW

4-5 ANZGIG Scientific Meeting, Brisbane, QLD

5-8 ARVO – Asia, Brisbane, QLD

7-14 Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians ASM: Keeping You Active, Gold Coast, QLD

11-12 ARGANZ 2017, Darling Harbour, NSW

20-21 Conflict Resolution and Motivation, Rotorua, NZ

23 Research in Routine Diagnostic Laboratory, Darling Harbour, NSW

23-25 26th ASM of the Australasian Brachytherapy Group, Melbourne, VIC

24-25 Australia and New Zealand Strabismus Society – Squint Club Annual Meeting, Graft, NZ

24-26 Pathology Update 2017, Sydney, NSW

March 2017

1-3 ACEM Evidence Review in Emergency Medicine 2017, Wollongong, NSW

2-4 Annual Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Pain Society, Nelson, NZ

3-5 Managing Obstretric Emergencies and Trauma, Wellington, NZ

6-9 TROG ASM, Auckland, NZ

10 International Medical Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

15-17 Sydney International Endoscopy Symposium 2017, incorporating the Westmead Endoscopy Symposium Nurses’ Workshop, Sydney, NSW

18 RACP Rise to the Challenge – AChSHM Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, NSW

24-26 2nd International Conference on Chest, Melbourne, VIC

24-26 International Medicine in Addiction Conference 2017, Sydney, NSW

24-28 International Society of Ocular Oncology Biennial Conference and the RANZCO-NSW ASM, Sydney, NSW

25 Trauma Tasmania 2017, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS

26-28 2017 Queensland AOA ASM, Noosa, QLD

26-29 12th International Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (LUPUS 2017) and the 7th Asian Congress on Autoimmunity (ACA 2017), Melbourne, VIC

29 A Day With Dan Siegel: The New Frontiers of Interpersonal Neurobiology, Newcastle, NSW

April 2017

3-7 15th World Congress on Public Health: Voices, Vision, Action, Melbourne, VIC

4-7 LIME Connection VII: The future of Indigenous Health Education: Leadership, Collaboration, Curriculum, Melbourne, VIC

7-8 2nd International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group Educational Conference: Radiotherapy in Modern Lymphoma Management, Melbourne, VIC

8-9 Neuromodulation Society of Australia and New Zealand 12th Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, SA

9-12 2017 Australian Pain Society 37th ASM, Adelaide, SA

21-23 Trauma 2017 Conference: Bridging the Gaps in Trauma Care, Melbourne, VIC

29 Apr-2 May 14th World Rural Health Conference 2017, Cairns, QLD

May 2017

5 Vitiligo Master Class, Sydney, NSW

6-7 21st ASM of the Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group, Melbourne, VIC

6-9 Australasian College of Dermatologists ASM, Sydney, NSW

8-10 RACP Congress 2017: Bringing Specialists Together, sharing knowledge, building skills, Melbourne, VIC

8-12 Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2017, Adelaide, SA

10-12 Airway Management SIG Meeting 2017, Brisbane, QLD

10-12 Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine ASM 2017, Rotorua, NZ

12-13 RANZCO New Zealand Branch ASM 2017, Paihia, NZ

19-20 Australian Symposium organised by the Falk Foundation: Mucosal Microbiome and Mucosal or Systemic Dysfunction: Mechanisms, Clinical Manifestations and Interventions, Brisbane, QLD

20-21 Neurorad 2017, Melbourne, VIC

June 2017

1-2 NSW branch of Australian Resuscitation Council and Take Heart: Resus @ the Park, Sydney, NSW

2-4 41st ASM of the Australasian Division of the International Academy of Pathology, Darling Harbour, NSW

3-4 EMCORE 2017, Melbourne, VIC

15-17 Cancer Nurses Society of Australia Annual Congress, Adelaide, SA

20-22 Tinnitus 2017, Melbourne 2017

26-27 2017 No More Harm National Conference, Brisbane, QLD

July 2017

6-9 ANZSNR ASM 2017, Darwin, NT

7-8 2017 Rural SIG Meeting, Broome, WA

11-13 Interventional Radiology Society of Australasia ASM 2017, Port Douglas, QLD

13-15 RANZCO Paediatric Special Interest Group Scientific Meeting, Sydney, NSW

17-19 12th Asian Obesity Specialists and Endocrinologists Annual Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

23-26 Cardiac Thoracic Vascular and Perfusion SIG Meeting, Queenstown, NZ

24-25 17th International Conference and Exhibition on Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology in Health Care, Brisbane, QLD

24-26 8th World Conference on Pharmacology and Toxicology, Melbourne, VIC

26-29 Australasian College for Emergency Medicine Winter Symposium, Barossa Valley, SA

27-30 RNZCGP Conference for General Practice and Quality Symposium, Dunedin, NZ

31 Jul-2 Aug World Congress on Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, VIC

August 2017

11-13 ACD Rural Dermatology Meeting, Broome, WA

16-19 NZDSI Annual Conference, Queenstown, NZ

September 2017

1 Epworth HealthCare Eighth Obstetrics & Gynaecology Clinical Institute Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

8-10 Joint Neuroanaesthesia and Trauma SIG Meeting, Byron Bay, NSW

9-10 ANZCA/ASA SA NT Burnell Jose Visiting Professionals ASM, Rowland Flat, SA

14 RUOK? Day

14-17 Neuro-Ophthalmology Society of Australia 33rd Clinical and Scientific Meeting and NeuroVision Training Weekend, Sydney, NSW

16-17 ANZAAG Symposium, Auckland, NZ

27-29 Joint 2017 ACHSM/ACHS Asia-Pacific Congress, Sydney, NSW

October 2017

2-4 16th Global Pathologists Annual Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

4-6 Global Alcohol Policy Conference, Melbourne, VIC

8-12 AOA 77th ASM and AGM, Adelaide, SA

16-18 3rd International Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Melbourne, VIC

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

24-27 Australian Association of Practice Managers National Conference, Perth, WA

26-28 GP17 RACGP Annual Conference, Sydney, NSW

28 Epworth HealthCare Seventh Cardiac Sciences Clinical Institute Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

28 Oct-1 Nov 49th RANZCO Annual Scientific Congress, Perth, WA

November 2017

1-3 10th Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

2-4 Perioperative Medicine SIG Congress 2017

8-11 NZ Anaesthesia ASM 2017, Rotorua, NZ

17-19 National Histology Conference, Hobart, TAS

19-23 Australasian College for Emergency Medicine, 34th ASM, Sydney, NSW (provisional dates)

20-22 9th International Conference on Immunopharmacology and Immunotoxicology, Melbourne, VIC

20-22 Psychiatry and Mental Health 2017, Melbourne, VIC

20-24 Psychiatry Update 2017, Christchurch, NZ

23-26 Asian Pacific Society of Respirology Congress 2017, Sydney, NSW

February 2018

9-10 4th International 4 Corners of Cardiology Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

March 2018

2-4 Pathology Update 2018, Sydney, NSW

8-11 APSCVIR 2018, Auckland, NZ

April 2018

11-13 2nd International Selection in the Health Professions Conference, Melbourne, VIC

May 2018

7-11 Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress 2018 with the ANZ College of Anaesthetists, Sydney, NSW

18-22 Australasian College of Dermatologists ASM, Gold Coast, QLD

November 2018

18-22 Australasian College for Emergency Medicine, 35th ASM, Perth, WA

November 2021

10-13 XIII International Congress of Dermatology, Melbourne, VIC

December 2021

TBA FIGO World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Sydney, NSW

  • Cate Swannell



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