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Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja18.0309C1
Published online: 3 September 2018

This calendar will be updated regularly. If you have an event you would like to add, please include relevant details in an email to cswannell@mja.com.au.

The full version of the calendar is available online at https://www.mja.com.au/careers

September

 

9-12       Fertility Society of Australia Annual Conference 2018, Melbourne, VIC

9-13       Australia and New Zealand Forensic Science Society 24th International Symposium on the               Forensic Sciences, Perth, WA

10-12     BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare, Melbourne, VIC

11-13     GPTEC 2018: Switch on, Adelaide, SA

12-14     Australia and New Zealand Child Neurology Society 7th ASM 2018, Perth, WA

13-14    NOSA Annual Meeting 2018, Melbourne, VIC

13-15     57th Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) of the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS), Sydney,     NSW

13-15     SARRAH National Conference for Rural and Remote Allied Health Professionals, Darwin, NT

13-16     Neuro-Ophthalmology Society of Australia (NOSA) 34th Clinical & Scientific Meeting and                 NeuroVision Training Weekend, Melbourne, VIC

14           ASID/ESCMID Course on Infectious Diseases in Pregnant Women, Fetuses and Newborns,              Sydney, NSW

14-16     Internal Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand (IMSANZ) Conference 2018, Hobart, TAS

14-16     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Brisbane, QLD

14-16     39th Australasian Dermatopathology Society ASM, Adelaide, SA

14-16     Australian Psychosis Conference, Sydney, NSW

15-16     Neurovision, Melbourne, VIC

15-16     RANZCOG 2018 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Health Meeting: Turning Tides,      Adelaide, SA

16-19     RANZCOG 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, SA

17-18     PharmaAus18, Canberra, ACT

17-19     Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives, Adelaide, SA

18-19     Consumers Health Forum of Australia Inaugural Youth Health Forum, Canberra, ACT

19-21     23rd Hospice NZ Palliative Care Conference, Auckland, NZ

20-23     Australasian Society of Cosmetic Dermatologists Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

21           Pain Interest Group Nursing Issues Professional Development Day, Sydney, NSW

21           2nd Australasian Neurofibromatosis Conference 2018, Melbourne, VIC

21-23     ANZCA Combined SIG Meeting, Byron Bay, NSW

21-23     RCPA New Zealand Committee of Pathologists ASM 2018, Wellington, NZ

24           The 6th Australian Health Economics Doctoral Workshop, Hobart, TAS

24-26     Australasian HIV and AIDS Conference 2018, Sydney, NSW

25-26     The 40th Annual Australian Health Economics Society Conference, Hobart, TAS

26-28     AIDA Conference 2018: Vision into action, Perth, WA

26-28    Australian Public Health Conference, Cairns, QLD

27-28     National Eating Disorders and Obesity Conference, Tweed Heads, NSW

29 Sep-1 Oct       Australian and New Zealand Society for Vascular Surgery 2018, Auckland, NZ

 

OCTOBER

 

2-4          National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker Association 2018 Symposium, Alice                 Springs, NT

2-5          SSEM 2018: Peripheral Hospitals Emergency Medicine Conference, Daydream Island, QLD

2-6          32nd International Papillomavirus Conference, Sydney, NSW

4-6          International Society for Hip Arthroscopy 2018 ASM, Melbourne, VIC

5              Quality Improvement Scientific Symposium 2018, Wellington, NZ

5-6          ANZCA Cardiac Thoracic Vascular and Perfusion SIG Meeting, Adelaide, SA

5-6          Australasian Melanoma Conference 2018, Melbourne, VIC

5-7          Australasian Trauma Society 22nd ASM, Perth, WA

6-8          MRI – Upper and Lower Limb Interpretation Workshop 2018, Sydney, NSW

6-9          Australian Society of Anaesthetists National Scientific Congress 2018, Adelaide, SA

7-10       Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine (ANZSOM) Annual Scientific Meeting 2018: Perspectives in Occupational Health, Melbourne, VIC

7-11       Australian Orthopaedic Association ASM 2018: Better Patient Outcomes, Perth, WA

8-9          Australia and New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery Association and the Australia and    New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Associated Combined Meeting 2018, Wellington, NZ

10-12     IHF World Hospital Congress 2018, Brisbane, QLD

10-13     Sports Medicine Australia 2018, Perth, WA

11-12    Sydney Cancer Conference, Sydney, NSW

11-13     ANZICS/ACCCN Intensive Care ASM, Adelaide, SA

11-13     Melbourne International Breast Congress, jointly held with the Australasian Society for Breast      Disease, 4th World Congress on Controversies in Breast Cancer and Breast Surgeons of Australia          and New Zealand, Melbourne, VIC

11-14     RACGP: GP18, Gold Coast, QLD

12           VMIAC Consumer Awards, Brunswick, VIC

12-14     Australasian Military Medicine Association 27th Conference: Armistice to Afghanistan: Evolution of military healthcare, Canberra, ACT

14-17     New Zealand Orthopaedic Association ASM 2018, Rotorua, NZ

15-17     10th Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium, Hobart, TAS

16-19     71st Annual General and Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Queenstown, NZ

16-19     Australian and New Zealand Burn Association ASM 2018, Brisbane, QLD

16-19     Australian Association of Practice Management Conference, Canberra, ACT

17-20     Australasian Sleep Association Sleep DownUnder 2018, Brisbane, QLD

17-20     Australasian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons 22nd Annual Conference 2018, Noosa,    QLD

17-20     Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists’ Faculty of Child and Adolescent            Psychiatry Conference 2018, Perth, WA

18-20     Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting          2018, Perth, WA

19           Australasian Diabetes Advancements and Technologies Summit, Sydney, NSW

19-20     2018 RACS Victorian Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

19-20     Paediatric Society of Queensland Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting, Brisbane, QLD

20-21     Australasian College of Legal Medicine 2018 ASM: Personal injury law, Sydney, NSW

21-24     Combined ASM of the Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand, the Australian and       New Zealand Society of Blood Transfusion and the Thrombosis and Haemostasis Society of       Australia and New Zealand, Brisbane, QLD

22-24     Australasian Epidemiological Association 31st ASM, Fremantle, WA

24-26     44th International Mental Health Nursing Conference: Mental health is a human right, Cairns,       QLD

24-26     Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand – New Zealand Section Meeting 2018,    Palmerston North, NZ

24-27     27th National Conference on Incontinence, Hobart, TAS

24-27     General Practice and Acute Medicine Update Refresher, Melbourne, VIC

25-26     Emergency Nurse Leadership Program, Melbourne, VIC

25-27     ANZCA Perioperative Medicine SIG Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

25-27     Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand and the Colon and Rectal Surgery             Section of the RACS Spring Colorectal Meeting 2018, Fremantle, WA

25-28     2018 RANZCR 69th ASM, Canberra, ACT

25-28     Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine and Rural Doctors Association of Australia:         Rural Medicine Australia 2018, Darwin, NT

26           New Zealand Sports Medicine Conference 2018, Nelson, NZ

26-27     Innovations in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Conference, Melbourne, VIC

26-27     2018 RACP Northern Territory ASM: Vulnerable populations, Darwin, NT

26-28     Australian Anaesthesia Allied Health Practitioners 3rd National Conference, Sydney, NSW

27           Alfred Pain Symposium: Opioids: friends or foes, Melbourne, VIC

27-28     Acute Stroke Treatment Seminar, Sydney, NSW

28 Oct-1 Nov      Cutaneous Biology 2018, North Stradbroke Island, QLD

31 Oct-2 Nov      20th Australasian Gastro-Intestinal Trials Group ASM 2018, Brisbane, QLD

31 Oct-1 Nov      2nd Annual National NDIS Mental Health Conference, Melbourne, VIC

 

NOVEMBER

 

1-3          International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infections Asia Pacific Sexual Health Congress   2018, Auckland, NZ

1-4          General Practice and Acute Medicine Update Refresher, Brisbane, QLD

2              2018 RACP Tasmanian Conference, Burnie, TAS

2-3          Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgical Society Focus Meeting, Canberra, ACT

2-3          2018 New Zealand Melanoma Summit, Auckland, NZ

3-4          14th National Laser and Cosmetic Medicine Conference 2018, Brisbane, QLD

4-7          Australasian Genomic Technologies Conference, Glenelg, SA

6-9          5th National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference, Adelaide, SA

7-9          Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District Together Achieving Better Health Conference,         Penrith, NSW

7-9          Paediatric Society of New Zealand 70th ASM 2018, Nelson, NZ

7-9          Australian Association for Adolescent Health 2018 Youth Health Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

7-10       RANZCP Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age and the Asian Society Against Dementia Conference       2018, Melbourne, VIC

8-10       New Zealand Anaesthesia Annual Scientific Meeting 2018, Auckland, NZ

8-10       RANZCP Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age and the Asian Society Against Dementia Conference 2018, Melbourne, VIC

9              Health Information Technology, Perth, WA

10-17     2018 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Sydney, NSW

11-14     11th International Conference on Frontotemporal Dementias, Sydney, NSW

13-15     Clinical Oncology Society of Australia 2018 ASM, Perth, WA

16-18     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Melbourne, VIC

17-18     Critical Care Imaging Interpretation 2018, Noosa Heads, QLD

17-21     50th Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of           Ophthalmologists, Adelaide, SA

18-20     Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Society Conference, Hobart, TAS

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

20-21     Food Futures Conference, Brisbane, QLD

20-21     2nd National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention Conference, Perth, WA

21-22     2nd Australasian FASD Conference 2018, Perth, WA

21-23     11th Hospital in the Home ASM: LEARN: Lead, engage, aspire, research, negotiate, Brisbane, QLD

21-23     Australian Association of Gerontology Conference 2018, Melbourne, VIC

21-23     New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology ASM 2018, Dunedin, NZ

21-24     6th Asia-Oceanian Conference of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine combined with the             Rehabilitation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand's 3rd Annual Scientific Meeting, Auckland, NZ

21-24     Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 2018 Annual Conference: Sins of the past: reflections and future directions, Hobart, TAS

21-24     General Practice and Acute Medicine Update Refresher, Sydney, NSW

22-23     New Zealand Respiratory Conference 2018, Auckland, NZ

22-23     2nd World Indigenous Suicide Prevention Conference, Perth, WA

23-25     Queensland Hand Surgery Society Conference, Noosa, QLD

23-25     Australia and New Zealand Conference on Sarcopenia and Frailty 2018, Dunedin, NZ

26-28     1st International Motor Impairment Conference, Sydney, NSW

26-29     8th Gathering of Healing Our Spirit Worldwide, Sydney, NSW

27           Osteoarthritis Summit, Canberra, ACT

27           2nd Annual Conference of the Alliance for the Prevention of Mental Disorders, Noosa, QLD

27-28     7th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation: Ensuring value in research, Sydney,         NSW

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

 

DECEMBER

 

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

 

2019

 

TBA    World Congress on Inflammation, Sydney, NSW

 

JANUARY

 

TBA        12th Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge                                                         Management

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

 

FEBRUARY

 

TBA        The Australian and New Zealand Glaucoma Society ASM

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

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

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

 

MARCH

 

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

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

7-10       New Zealand Pain Society ASM, Christchurch, NZ

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

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

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

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

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

 

APRIL

 

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

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

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

 

MAY

 

TBA        RACP Congress 2019, Auckland, NZ

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

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

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

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

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

 

JUNE

 

17-20     Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference, TBC

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

 

JULY

 

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

 

AUGUST

 

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

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

 

SEPTEMBER

 

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

 

OCTOBER

 

TBA        RACGP conference, GP19

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

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

 

NOVEMBER

 

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

 

2020

 

APRIL

 

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

 

MAY

 

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

 

2021

 

NOVEMBER

 

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

 

DECEMBER

 

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

 

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