Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja2.50229
Published online: 19 June 2019




21           2019 South Australian Gerontology Conference, Flinders University, SA

21           RACP Health Benefits of Good Work Biannual Forum, Darwin, NT

21-23     26th Annual Conference of the Australasian Sonographers Association, Brisbane, QLD

21-23     RANZCO Tasmania Branch ASM, TBA

21-23     Inaugural Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Groups Conference, Noosa, QLD

22-23     Australian Orthopaedic Trauma Society Conference, Cairns, QLD

23-27     International Behavioral Neuroscience Society 28th Annual Meeting, Cairns, QLD

24-26     10th International Nanomedicine Conference, Sydney, NSW

25           2nd Cultural Competence, Partnership and Health Equity Symposium, Wellington, NZ

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

26-28     17th International Conference on Communication, Medicine and Ethics, Adelaide, SA

27-28     3rd Australian Digital Hospitals Summit, Sydney, NSW

28           AMPHEaT workshop: Managing aggressive behavior and personal safety, Royston Park, SA

28-29     Inaugural Chris O’Brien Symposium, Sydney, NSW




1-4          Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators Conference, Canberra, ACT

5              Haematology in Obstetrics and Women’s Health Collaborative Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

6-10       27th Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Melbourne, VIC

7-13       Australian Medical Students Association National Conference, Hobart, TAS

11-13     RANZCO 2019 Paediatric Special Interest Group ASM, Noosa Heads, QLD

12-14     3rd USANZ Functional Urology Symposium and 14th Pan-Pacific Continence Society Annual Meeting, Sydney, NSW

12-14     RANZCP Queensland Branch CME Weekend, Noosa, QLD

16-17     Asia-Pac Site Solutions Summit, Melbourne, VIC

16-20     19th International Congress of Mucosal Immunology, Brisbane, QLD

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

21-23     ANZUP ASM, Brisbane, QLD

24-26     10th National Indigenous Men’s Conference: Black and Proud, Alice Springs, NT

24-26     10th National Indigenous Women’s Conference: Empowering Change, Alice Springs, NT

24-26     2019 National Indigenous Aged Care and Elders Conference, Alice Springs, NT

24-26     Breast Cancer Trials 2019 ASM, Adelaide, SA

24-26     3rd Annual Palliative, Aged and Dementia Care Forum, Melbourne, VIC

25-27     Trauma, Critical Care and Emergency Surgery Conference, Sydney, NSW

26           Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People, Adelaide, SA

26           RANZCP NSW Branch FPOA Conference, Sydney, NSW

26           Australian Lawyers Alliance Medical Law Conference, Sydney, NSW

26-27     Australian Orthopaedic Association NSW Branch ASM, Hunter Valley, NSW

27-28     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Perth, WA

28-30     Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand PGC and ASM, Sydney, NSW

23 Jul-2 Aug        9th Annual Victorian Healthcare Week, Melbourne, VIC

31 Jul-2 Aug        20th International Mental Health Conference, Gold Coast, QLD




1-4          RANZCO Queensland Branch ASM, Gold Coast, QLD

2              Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People, Sydney, NSW

2-3          AGES Focus Meeting 2019, Melbourne, VIC

2-3          Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Symposium, Sydney, NSW

3-4          Creative Careers in Medicine Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

3-4          Australasian Cystic Fibrosis Conference, Perth, WA

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

5-6          Australasian Viral Hepatitis Elimination Conference, Sydney, NSW

5-7          Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association 29th ASM, Sydney, NSW

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

6-7          Healthcare Leaders Forum, Sydney, NSW

7-8          Aged Care Conference, Brisbane, QLD

8              AMPHEaT workshop: CPR for general practice, Royston Park, SA

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

9              Australian Orthopaedic Association SA and NT Branch ASM, McLaren Vale, SA

9-10       RANZCO SA/NT Branch Meeting, Darwin, NT

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

12-14     Health Informatics Conference, Melbourne, VIC

12-14     Dieticians Association of Australia 36th National Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

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

16-18     Endocrine Society of Australia Clinical Weekend, Sydney, NSW

16-18     RANZCP Section of Child and Adolescent Forensic Psychiatry Conference, Sydney, NSW

18-21     Joint ASMs Endocrine Society of Australia & Society for Reproductive Biology, Sydney, NSW

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

21-23     Australasian Diabetes Congress, Sydney, NSW

21-23     Australian and New Zealand Spinal Cord Society ASM, Melbourne, VIC

22-23     Annual Obstetric Malpractice Conference, Melbourne, VIC

22-24     11th Skin Cancer Summit and Masterclass, Brisbane, QLD

22-25     48th ASM of the International Society for Experimental Hematology, Brisbane, QLD

23-24     ANZAED 2019 Conference, Adelaide, SA

24-26     20th Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference, Melbourne, VIC

27-30     The Mental Health Services 29th Annual Conference, Brisbane, QLD

29-30     ANZ College of Paramedicine 2019 Conference, Melbourne, VIC

29-30     Regional Critical Care Conference 2019, Bendigo, VIC

30           Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People, Melbourne, VIC

30-31     AMA Queensland Private Practice and Medico-Legal Conference, Brisbane, QLD

30 Aug-3 Sep     World Congress in Geriatric Medicine, Newcastle, NSW

31           AMPHEaT workshop: Managing aggressive behavior and personal safety, Royston Park, SA

31 Aug-1 Sep     2019 APOS ASM, Noosa, QLD




3-5          GPTEC 2019, Melbourne, VIC

3-7          30th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology & Allergy, Perth, WA

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

5-7          Internal Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand ASM, Melbourne, VIC

5-8          Neuro-Ophthalmology Society of Australia 25th Clinical and Scientific Meeting and NeuroVision    Training Weekend, Brisbane, QLD

6-7          ACORN 2019 Perioperative Leadership Summit, Canberra, ACT

6-8          ACEM Victoria Annual Conference, Creswick, VIC

6-8          Australasian Menopause Society Congress 2019, Hobart, TAS

6-9          7th World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology Congress, Melbourne, VIC

7-8          2019 Australasian College of Dermatologists Rural Dermatology Meeting, Orange, NSW

7-8          Combined Meeting of the Australian Orthopaedic Association Medico-Legal Society and the          RACS Medico-Legal Section and the Australian Medico-Legal College, Gold Coast, QLD

10-11     Safety in Action Conference, Melbourne, VIC

10-13     Australian Palliative Care Conference, Perth, WA

10-13     29th ASM of the Stroke Society of Australasia, Canberra, ACT

11-13     2019 Day Hospitals Australia National Conference, Adelaide, SA

13           2019 Psychology in Medical Education Symposium, UNSW, Sydney, NSW

13-15     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Brisbane, QLD

14           10th Annual Urology in General Practice Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

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

15-19     18th Human Proteome Organization World Congress, Adelaide, SA

16-17     International Symposium on Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma, Sydney, NSW

16-18     2019 Australasian Sexual Health Conference, Perth, WA

17-19     2019 Australasian HIV and AIDS Conference, Perth, WA

17-19     Australian Public Health Conference 2019, Adelaide, SA

18-20     RANZCP 2019 New Zealand Conference, Nelson, NZ

19-20     Australian Tactical Medicine Conference, Brisbane, QLD

19-21     Australian and New Zealand Head and Neck Cancer Society ASM 2019, Adelaide, SA

20           2019 Trauma/ACCUTE SIG Meeting, Sydney, NSW

20-22     Australasian Society of Cosmetic Dermatologists Symposium, Sydney, NSW

20-22     RANZCP Faculty of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry 2019 Conference, Hobart, TAS

21           ACEM WA Conference, Bunbury, WA

21-24     Australian Society of Anaesthetists National Scientific Congress, Sydney, NSW

25-27     2019 National Indigenous Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Conference, Darwin, NT

25-27     2019 National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Substance Misuse Conference, Darwin, NT

27-29     6th Asia Pacific Rim Confederation of Counsellors Conference, Brisbane, QLD

28-29     Open Days 2019, Australian Psychoanalytical Society, Adelaide, SA

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

2-4          ANZGOSA and ANZMOSS Joint ASM, Brisbane, QLD

2-5          ACTA International Clinical Trials Conference, Sydney, NSW

3              ISAPS Symposium, Brisbane, QLD

3-6          Australian Military Medicine Association Conference, Adelaide, SA

4-5          Australian Orthopaedic Association Registrars 2019, Canberra, ACT

4-6          42nd Annual ASAPS Conference, Brisbane, QLD

6-10       Australian Orthopaedic Association ASM: Teamwork and engagement, Canberra, ACT

7-9          Australasian Genomic Technologies Association annual conference, Melbourne, VIC

10-12     Australasian Society for Breast Disease 12th Scientific Meeting, Gold Coast, QLD

11           5th International Tracheostomy Symposium: Safer Tracheostomy Care Everywhere, Melbourne,   VIC

11-13     RANZCP Victorian Branch Annual Weekend Conference, Lorne, VIC

13-16     RANZCOG 2019 ASM, Melbourne, VIC

13-16     6th Public Health Palliative Care International Conference, Blue Mountains, NSW

14-17     Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine International Society – Asia Pacific Chapter and the Australasian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering 2019 Congress, Brisbane, QLD

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

16-18     Indian Ocean Rim Laboratory Haematology Congress, Perth, WA

16-18     17th International Conference for Emergency Nurses, Adelaide, SA

16-18     18th Echo Australia Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

16-19     Sleep Down Under 2019, Sydney, NSW

17-19     Academy of Child and Adolescent Health Annual Conference, Adelaide, SA

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

18-20     Australian Hand Therapy Association National Conference, Brisbane, QLD

18-20     ANZSN New Zealand Nephrology Chapter 2019, Wellington, NZ

19-20     Australian Anaesthesia Allied Health Practitioners 4th Annual Conference, Cairns, QLD

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

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

20-23     2019 Rehabilitation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand 4th ASM, Adelaide, SA

21-23     19th Successes and Failures in Telehealth Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

23-25     2nd National Indigenous NDIS Conference, Cairns, QLD

23-25     World First Nations Early Childhood Conference, Cairns, QLD

23-25     2019 Australasian Epidemiological Association ASM, Brisbane, QLD

23-26     RANZCP Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2019 Conference, Newcastle, NSW

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

26-27     15th Australasian College of Aesthetic Medicine Conference 2019, Sydney, NSW

26-27     Australasian College of Legal Medicine 2019 ASM, Canberra, ACT

27-30     29th Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society ASM, Darwin, NT

28           RANZCO NSW Branch AGM, Sydney, NSW

28-30     2019 Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium, Adelaide, SA

28-30     ANZSOM ASM 2019, Adelaide, SA

28-31     Fungal Cell Wall Conference 2019, Adelaide, SA

30 Oct-2 Nov      7th Global Healthy Workplace Awards and Summit, Melbourne, VIC




1-2          AGES Pelvic Floor Symposium, Sydney, NSW

5-8          Leaders in Indigenous Medical Education Network Connection VIII, Christchurch, NZ

8-12       RANZCO 51st Annual Scientific Congress in conjunction with APPOS and APSOS, Sydney, NSW

13-15     Hospital in the Home ASM 2019, Perth, WA

15-16     RANZCP Section of Neuropsychiatry 2019 Conference, Melbourne, VIC

15-17     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Melbourne, VIC

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

17-21     26th ACEM Annual Scientific Meeting, Hobart, TAS

19           AMPHEaT workshop: CPR for general practice, Royston Park, SA

22           Australian Orthopaedic Association SA and NT Branch ASM, Clovelly Park, SA

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

22-24     Queensland Hand Surgery Society ASM 2019, Gold Coast, QLD

23-24     St George Hospital 4th Biennial Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Conference, Sydney, NSW

25-26     ANZ College of Paramedicine Research Symposium, Frankston, VIC

29-30     ANZ Intensive Care Society Patient Deterioration New Zealand, Auckland, NZ

30           RACP South Australian ASM, Adelaide, SA

29 Nov-3 Dec     World Congress in Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology, Melbourne, VIC




5-7          Preventing Overdiagnosis, Sydney, NSW

5-7          CSANZ Adult Congenital Heart Disease Symposium, Queenstown, NZ

11-13     National Caring for Country Conference, Darwin, NT

11-13     2019 National Indigenous Languages Revival Conference, Darwin, NT







7-8       5th International 4 Corners of Cardiology Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

21-22   Australia and New Zealand Glaucoma Society Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, SA

26-28   ANZSN Home Dialysis Conference, Canberra, ACT




TBC      15th Meeting of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group, Brisbane, QLD

11-14   AusACPDM 10th Biennial Conference, Perth, WA

11-14   12th Asian Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand and 8th Asian Pacific Federation of Societies of Hand Therapists triennial meeting, Melbourne, VIC

21        RANZCO Victoria Branch ASM, Melbourne, VIC

23-25   New Directions in Leukaemia Research 2020 Meeting, Brisbane, QLD

25-27   Sydney International Endoscopy Symposium, Sydney, NSW

25-28   4th Meeting of the Federation of Neurogastroenterology and Motility, Adelaide, SA

27-31   2020 ASM of Leaders in Lung Health and Respiratory Science (TSANZRS), Melbourne, VIC

28-29   12th ARGANZ Meeting, Brisbane, QLD

29 Mar-2 Apr  International Neurotrauma Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

31 Mar-2 Apr  World Public Health Nutrition Congress 2020, Brisbane, QLD




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

5-8       Australian Pain Society 40th ASM, Hobart, TAS

30 Apr-3 May  17th World Congress on Menopause, Melbourne, VIC




6-8       Toxicology and Poisons Network Australasia 2020 SM, Perth, WA

11-15   RACS Annual Scientific Congress 2020, Melbourne, VIC

15-17   Lifestyle Medicine 2020, Melbourne, VIC

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

16-19   Australian Rheumatology Association 60th Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, NSW

17-21   RANZCP 2020 Congress, Hobart, TAS

19-22   ANZAN 2020 ASM, Melbourne, VIC

28-30   13th Australasian Lymphology Association Conference, Hobart, TAS

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




11-12   International Dementia Conference, Sydney, NSW

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



24-25     Australian Orthopaedic Association NSW Branch AGM, Hunter Valley, NSW

27-29     Health Informatics Conference, Brisbane, QLD




2-7       4th International Childhood Trauma Conference, TBC

7-9       Neuromodulation Society of Australia and New Zealand 14th ASM, Brisbane, QLD

14        Australian Orthopaedic Association SA and NT Branch ASM, McLaren Vale, SA

23-26   19th International Symposium on Staphylococci and Staphylococcal Infections, Perth, WA

29 Aug-2 Sep   55th ASM of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Hobart, TAS




2-4       31st ASCIA Annual Conference, Melbourne, VIC

13-16   22nd World Congress of Epidemiology, Melbourne, VIC

21-24   14th World Congress of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Melbourne, VIC




9-13     51st ASC of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, Brisbane, QLD

22-24   International Conference on Stillbirth, Neonatal Death and Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy, Brisbane, QLD

26-29   World Trauma Congress, Brisbane, QLD







19-20   Australian and New Zealand Glaucoma Society Scientific Meeting, Hobart, TAS




13-14   RANZCO NSW Branch ASM, Sydney, NSW

27        RANZCO Victoria Branch ASM, Melbourne, VIC




6          RANZCO New Zealand Branch ASM, Christchurch, NZ




14-16   32nd ASCIA Annual Conference, Sydney NSW




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







25-28     2022 World Ophthalmology Congress, Melbourne, VIC




6-9          33rd ASCIA Annual Conference, Brisbane, QLD




TBA        World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) World Conference, Sydney, NSW







4              RANZCO Victoria Branch ASM, Melbourne, VIC




5-8          34th ASCIA Annual Conference, Adelaide, SA
















































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