Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja17.0105C4
Published online: 1 May 2017

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2-5 New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes AGM 2017, Dunedin, NZ

4 Choosing Wisely Australia National Meeting 2017, Melbourne, VIC

5 Vitiligo Master Class, Sydney, NSW

5-7 QRME Ltd OSCE Intensive Examination & Communication Workshop: helps candidates focus on their communication skill, Toowoomba, QLD

6 Emergency Radiology Course, Sydney, NSW

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

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

7-9 Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand 35th ASM 2017, Brisbane, QLD

8 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound TTE, Melbourne, VIC

8 CICM Fellow Education Workshop, VIC

9 CICM Fellow Education Workshop, SA

8-10 RACP Congress 2017: Bringing Specialists Together, Sharing Knowledge, Building Skills, Melbourne, VIC

8-12 Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 86th Annual Scientific Congress 2017, Adelaide, SA

9-12 Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists 2017, Gold Coast, QLD

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

10-12 Immunotherapy@Brisbane 2017, South Brisbane, QLD

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

12 6th Biennial Update in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Sydney, NSW

12-13 Royal Australian and New Zealand Collage of Ophthalmologists New Zealand Branch ASM 2017, Waitangi, NZ

12-16 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists ASM 2017, Brisbane, QLD

15-17 Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

18-21 Rural Health West’s Rural and Remote Retrieval Conference, Karijini National Park, WA

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

19-21 General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Sydney, NSW

20-21 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound/ECHO Workshop, Sydney, NSW

20-21 Neurorad 2017, Melbourne, VIC

20-23 Australasian Rheumatology Association and New Zealand Rheumatology Association Joint Scientific Meeting 2017, Auckland, NZ

22-23 Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference 2017, Gold Coast, QLD

24 FUSE Vascular, Melbourne, VIC

24-25 1st Australasian Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference, Melbourne, VIC

26-28 College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand, 2017 ASM: A gut reaction: ICU gastroenterology from beginning to end, Sydney, NSW

26-28 Australian Medical Association National Conference, Melbourne, VIC

28-31 Speech Pathology Australia National Conference 2017, Sydney, NSW

29-30 New Anaesthetic Registrars Crisis Management (NARCM) Course, Wellington, NZ


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 Epworth Healthcare Cancer Services Clinical Institute Symposium: Recent Advances in Cancer Therapies and Cancer Survivorship, Melbourne, VIC

3-4 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound/ECHO Workshop, Melbourne, VIC

3-4 EMCORE 2017, Melbourne, VIC

4-8 19th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Ottis Media, Gold Coast, QLD

7 Lung Ultrasound, Melbourne, VIC

12-13 International summit on vaccines and immunology, Brisbane, QLD

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

16 Epworth Healthcare Second Musculoskeletal Clinical Institute Symposium: The Shoulder, Melbourne, VIC

19-21 Renal Society of Australasia Annual Conference 2017, Sydney, NSW

20-22 Tinnitus 2017, Melbourne 2017

21 ANZCA Approved Anaphylaxis & CICO Emergency Response Workshop, Frankston, VIC

22-25 Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Non-surgical Symposium 2017, Gold Coast, QLD

23 Crisis Management in Obstetric Anaesthesia and Neonatal Resuscitation, Sunshine, VIC

24-25 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound/ECHO Workshop, Surfers Paradise, QLD

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

28-30 CSANZ New Zealand ASM 2017, Hamilton, NZ

29 Introduction to Research Methods, Melbourne, VIC

30 Introduction to Biostatistics, Melbourne, VIC


1-2 iHeartScan, Melbourne, VIC

6-9 Australia and New Zealand Society of Neuroradiology ASM 2017, Darwin, NT

7-8 2017 Rural SIG Meeting, Broome, WA

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

11-14 Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators 2017 Conference, Adelaide, SA

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

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

17-19 9th World Congress on BA/BE Studies and Biowaivers, Melbourne, VIC

20 CICM Fellow Education Workshop, NSW

20-22 Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (EMAC), Melbourne, VIC

20-22 Diabetes Asia Pacific 2017: 12th Asia Pacific Diabetes Conference and Expo, Melbourne, VIC

22 Medical Imaging Anatomy Course, Melbourne VIC

22-23 Emergency Skills Ultrasound, Melbourne, VIC

22-23 General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Perth, WA

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

23 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound TOE, Queenstown, NZ

23 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound TTE, Queenstown, NZ

23 Lung Ultrasound, 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, 10th Asia-Pacific Pharma Congress, Melbourne, VIC

24-26 World Congress on Nursing Care 2017, Melbourne, VIC

24-28 Missioncraft 2017: Leadership in Disaster Relief, Melbourne, VIC

26-28 Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (EMAC) Course, Wellington, NZ

26-29 Australasian College for Emergency Medicine Winter Symposium, Rowland Flat, SA

26-29 APCCN 2017 – Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition, Adelaide, SA

27-28 The Australian Winter School Conference: Connecting the Alcohol and Drugs Sector, Brisbane, QLD

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

28 QRME Ltd Mental Health Skills Training: Equip Participants With the Knowledge and Skills to Effectively Assess and Manage Patients Presenting With Mental Health Concerns, Toowoomba, QLD

28-29 Lancet Summit: COPD and Lung Cancer, Perth, WA

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

31 Jul-2 Aug International Meeting on Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice, Melbourne, VIC

31 Jul-2 Aug Pharmaceutics Meeting 2017 – Global Experts Meeting on Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery Systems, Melbourne, VIC


4 Anaesthetic Emergency Responses Workshop (ALS + CICO), Sunshine, VIC

7-8 ANZICS 2017 Safety and Quality Conference: The Deteriorating Patient, Sydney, NSW

9 Peri-Arrest, Melbourne, VIC

11-13 ACD Rural Dermatology Meeting, Broome, WA

16 ANZCA Approved Anaphylaxis & CICO Emergency Response Workshop, Frankston, VIC

16 FUSE Vascular, Melbourne, VIC

16-19 NZDSI Annual Conference, Queenstown, NZ

17-18 Colorectal Cancer Conference 2017, Melbourne, VIC

19-20 iHeartScan Advanced, Melbourne, VIC

21-25 CT-Acute Medical and Surgical Interpretation 2017, Queenstown, NZ

21-27 Be Medicinewise Week

24 Paediatric Anaesthesia Crisis Management Course (PACMaC), Wellington, NZ

26-27 Focused Cardiac Ultrasound/ECHO Workshop, Melbourne, VIC

28-30 DFTB17: Making a difference, Brisbane, QLD

30 Aug-2 Sep 18th Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference, Melbourne, VIC

31 Aug-2 Sep 5th World Congress on Controversies, Debates and Consensus in Bone, Muscle and Joint Diseases, Gold Coast, QLD


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

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