Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja18.1911C2
Published online: 19 November 2018

This calendar is up to date as of 28 November 2018. If you have an event you would like to add, please include relevant details in an email to




28-30     40th Annual Society for Mental Health Research Conference: Collaboration, Noosa, QLD

29 Nov-1 Dec     ASID New Zealand Annual Meeting, Dunedin, NZ

30           2018 International Indigenous Allied Health Forum, Sydney, NSW



1              Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgery Society Pelvic Anatomy Dissection Cadaveric                 Workshop, Brisbane, QLD

1              RACP South Australian ASM, Adelaide, SA

2-6          Australasian Society for Immunology 47th ASM 2018, Perth, WA

3-4          Stop Domestic Violence Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

4-5         NSW Hip Festival 2018, Sydney, NSW

4-6          3rd Global Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Congress, Sydney, NSW

7              Doctors Assisting in South Pacific Islands Annual Charity Ball, Sydney, NSW




TBA      World Congress on Inflammation, Sydney, NSW



14-16     31st Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation International Conference,   Canberra, ACT

29-31     12th Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management, Sydney, NSW

31 Jan-1 Feb       Cancer Care at a Crossroads Conference, Wellington, NZ



TBA        The Australian and New Zealand Glaucoma Society ASM

6-7          Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians Registrar Conference, Queenstown, NZ       

8-10       Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians Annual Scientific Conference, Queenstown,               NZ

15-16     Vitamin C Symposium 2019, Auckland, New Zealand

15-16     3rd Perioperative Patient Blood Management Symposium Perioperative Anaemia: From Basic to                 Complex, Brisbane, QLD

22-24     RCPA Pathology Update: The Power of Personalised Pathology, Melbourne, VIC

23           Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine NZ Symposium 2019, Waipuna, NZ

25 Feb-1 Mar     Leadership and Innovation in Health, Melbourne, VIC

28 Feb-2 Mar     2019 Cornea and Contact Lens Society of New Zealand Conference, Rotorua, NZ



TBA        Medical Parents of Australia and New Zealand Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

TBA        Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 10th Biennial Scientific       Conference, Perth, WA

1-2          Australia and New Zealand Strabismus Society Meeting (Squint Club), Parkville, VIC

1-3          International Medicine in Addiction Conference, Melbourne, VIC

6-8          Internal Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand Autumn Scientific Meeting 2019,               Auckland, NZ

7-9          New Zealand Pain Society ASM, Christchurch, NZ

9-10       Abdominal Radiology Group of Australia and New Zealand Meeting 2019, Auckland, NZ

10-14     52nd Annual Meeting of the Pacific Association of Paediatric Surgeons, Christchurch, NZ

12-15     TROG Cancer Research 31st Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

15-16     The Brisbane Functional Colorectal Conference: Dysfunction, Defecation and Devices, Brisbane, QLD

17-20     Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Congress, Gold Coast, QLD

20-23     International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT) Meeting, Auckland, NZ

22-24     ASOHNS 69th Annual Scientific Meeting, South Brisbane, QLD

23-24     New Zealand Association of General Surgeons, Christchurch, NZ

24-27     15th National Rural Health Conference, Hobart, TAS

25-30     International Neuromodulation Society 14th World Congress, Sydney, NSW

25-26     No More Harm National Conference: Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination, Gold Coast, QLD

27-28     9th Annual Australian Healthcare Week, Sydney, NSW

27-29     2nd Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference, Brisbane,                QLD

27-30     8th World Glaucoma Congress, Melbourne, VIC

28-29     4th National Cancer Survivorship Conference, Sydney, NSW

29 Mar-2 Apr     Annual Scientific Meetings of The Australia and New Zealand Society of Respiratory                                          Science and The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, Gold Coast, QLD

30-31     Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group ASM, Queenstown, NZ

30-31     NextCare Health Conference, Brisbane, QLD



7-10       2019 Australian Pain Society 39th ASM, Gold Coast, QLD

7-11       23rd World Conference on Health Promotion, Rotorua, NZ

11-13     Biennial meeting of the Asia Pacific Society of Sexual Medicine, Brisbane, QLD

12-15     ISN World Congress of Nephrology 2019, Melbourne, VIC

13-16     Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand 72nd ASM, including the ANZUNS 24th annual        meeting, Brisbane, QLD

29-30     2019 Patient Experience Symposium, Sydney, NSW

30 Apr-3 May     Australasian College of Emergency Medicine Winter Symposium 2019, Rotorua, NZ



5-7          20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College of Phlebology, Cairns, QLD

6-8          RACP Congress 2019, Auckland, NZ

7-10       WADEM Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Brisbane, QLD

13-15     Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference: Prevention, treatment, recovery, Gold Coast,                QLD

16-18     ASID Annual Scientific Meeting 2019, Darwin, NT

18-19     3rd Molecular Pathology Symposium and 2nd Asia Pacific Molecular Brain Tumour Course, Gold     Coast, QLD

18-21     Australasian College of Dermatologists Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

25-30     International Neuromodulation Society 14th World Congress, Sydney, NSW

30-31     Nextcare Health Conference, Brisbane, Queensland

31 May-2 Jun     Business for Doctors Annual Conference, Brisbane, QLD



6-9          College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand ASM, Cairns, QLD

12-13     CSANZ 3rd Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference 2019, Wellington, NZ

13-15     CSANZ New Zealand ASM 2019, Wellington, NZ

18-20     Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference, Darwin, NT

18-20     Global Health Security 2019, Sydney, NSW

25-28     International Society on Early Intervention Conference 2019: Research to practice in early              intervention: an international perspective, Sydney, NSW



18-19     CICM Never Alone: Forging the Community of Critical Care, Darwin, NT

27-30     Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand PGC and ASM, Sydney, NSW



3-6          Human Genetics Society of Australasia 43rd ASM, Wellington, NZ

5-8          13th National Allied Health Conference: Realising our value, Brisbane, QLD

8-11       67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, Adelaide, SA

9-11       13th Annual Australia and New Zealand Endovascular Therapies Meeting, Adelaide, SA

12-16     17th Deaf Blind International World Conference 2019, Gold Coast, QLD

21-23     2019 Australasian Gastro-Intestinal Trials Group 21st ASM, Adelaide, SA



4-7          2nd Canada, Australia and New Zealand (CANZ) Combined Spine Society Meeting 2019,   Arrowtown, NZ

7-8          Rural Dermatology Meeting, Orange, NSW

15-19     14th World Congress on Inflammation, Sydney, NSW

29 Sep-2 Oct       18th Biennial Clinical Neurophysiology Workshop, Gold Coast, QLD



2-4          Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators Conference, Adelaide, SA

2-4          AIDA Conference 2019, Darwin, NT

14-18     World Congress of Intensive Care, Melbourne, VIC

16-19     2019 Society for Paediatric Anaesthesia in New Zealand and Australia ASM: Changing tides,           Brisbane, QLD

17-20     Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists ASM, Auckland, NZ

20-23     New Zealand Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Christchurch, NZ

20-23     11th Development Origins of Health and Disease World Congress, Melbourne, VIC

24-26     Rural Medicine Australia 2019, Gold Coast, QLD

24-26     Spring Colorectal Meeting with General Surgeons Australia ASM, Hobart, TAS

24-26     GP19: Your patients; your community; your solutions, Adelaide, SA



17-19     10th World Congress of Itch, Sydney, NSW

22-23     Australasian Doctors’ Health Conference 2019, Perth, WA



5-7          Preventing Overdiagnosis, Sydney, NSW





2-4       Exercise and Sports Science Australia Research to Practice 2020, Perth, WA



16-18   Australasian College of Dermatologists Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, SA

28-31   WONCA Asia Pacific Regional Conference, Auckland, NZ



24-27   International Society of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity Annual Meeting,        Auckland, NZ





9-12       2020 Tripartite Colorectal Meeting, Auckland, NZ

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

13-16     International Society of Addiction Meeting 2020 Conference, Auckland, NZ



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

  • Cate Swannell



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