Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja2.50051
Published online: 14 March 2019





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

20-23     21st Annual ISBD Conference: Global Advances in Bipolar Disorder and Depression, Sydney, NSW

20-23     ANZGOG ASM 2019: Radical treatments for gynaecological cancer, Sydney, NSW

21-22     10th Australasian Newborn Hearing Screening Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

21-24     Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 10th Biennial Scientific       Conference, Perth, WA

22           Tri-Nation Alliance International Medical Symposium, 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

27-28     Health Facilities Design and Development Conference, Sydney, NSW

27-28     Aged Care Summit, 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

28-29     Equally Well National Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

28-31     Australian Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology 2019 Scientific Meeting, Auckland, NZ

29-31     RANZCP Section of Social and Cultural Psychiatry Rustic Retreat, King Island, TAS

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           AMPHEaT workshop: Managing Aggressive Behaviour and Personal Safety, Royston Park, SA

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

30-31     NextCare Health Conference, Brisbane, QLD




3-4          Australian Telehealth Conference, Brisbane, QLD

3-5          ANZICS New Zealand Regional ASM, Auckland, NZ

5              Kidney Supportive Care Symposium 2019, Brisbane, QLD

5-6          ANZAED Autumn 2019 Workshop Series, Auckland, NZ

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

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

8-11       21st Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Conference, Brisbane, QLD

9-10       5th Annual Research Facilities Design and Development 2019, Sydney, NSW

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

12           ANZ College of Paramedicine Trauma on the Border, Tweed Heads, NSW

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

25-27     APS College of Health Psychologists Conference, Adelaide, SA

28-30     2nd Australasian Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference, Melbourne, VIC

29-30     2019 Patient Experience Symposium, Sydney, NSW

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

30 Apr-3 May     Women in Health Leadership Summit, Sydney, NSW




3-4          RACGP Queensland 61st Clinical Update Weekend, Brisbane, QLD

3-5          7th BioCeuticals Research Symposium: Mood, Genes and Cognition, Sydney, NSW

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

5-9          20th International Congress of Cytology, Sydney, NSW

6-8          RACP Congress 2019, Auckland, NZ

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

8-10       11th National Closing the Gap Indigenous Health Conference, Cairns, QLD

8-10       2019 Indigenous Chronic Diseases Conference, Cairns, QLD

9-10       Victorian Integrated Cancer Services Conference 2019, Melbourne, VIC

9-11       Australian Resuscitation Council 12th International Spark of Life Conference, Sydney, NSW

10-11     RANZCO New Zealand Branch ASM, Auckland, NZ

12-16     RANZCP 2019 Congress: Continuity in a World of Change, Cairns, QLD

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

15-17     14th Behavioural Research in Cancer Control Conference, Perth, WA

15-17     National Indigenous Justice Conference, Tangalooma, QLD

15-17     9th Stop Domestic Violence National Indigenous Conference, Tangalooma, QLD

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

17-18     RANZCO WA Branch ASM, Perth, WA

17-19     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Sydney, NSW

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

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

21-24     Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists 2019 ASM, Sydney, NSW

22-24     RANZCOG New Zealand 2019 ASM, Hamilton, NZ

22-25     Arthroplasty Association of Australia ASM, Noosa, QLD

23-24     15th Annual Queensland Emergency Medicine Autumn Symposium, Brisbane, QLD

24           Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People, Brisbane, QLD

24-26     9th Australasian Skin Cancer Congress, Gold Coast, QLD

24-26     9th National Histology Conference, Adelaide, SA

25           Melbourne Ophthalmic Alumni Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

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

26-29     Australian Medical Association National Conference, Brisbane, QLD

30-31     Nextcare Health Conference, Brisbane, Queensland

30 May-1 Jun     Plastic Surgery Congress 2019, Melbourne, VIC

31                           Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People, Perth, WA

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




1-2          Australian and New Zealand Society of Retinal Specialists Meeting, Sydney, NSW

1-3          ABDORAD 2019, Melbourne, VIC

4              Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association workshop: Leading effectively during political      change periods, Sydney, NSW

6              Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association workshop: Leading effectively during political      change periods, Canberra, ACT

6-8          Rural Doctors Association of Queensland 30th Annual Conference, Cairns, QLD

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

7              Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People, Canberra, ACT

7-9          Australian Orthopaedic Association Queensland Branch ASM, Noosa, QLD

12           Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association workshop: Leading effectively during political      change periods, Melbourne, VIC

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

12-14     Public Health Prevention Conference 2019, Melbourne, VIC

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

14-15     SA Primary Health Care Conference 2019, Adelaide, SA

15-16     Australian Orthopaedic Association Tasmania Branch ASM and AGM, TBA

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

18-20     Global Health Security 2019, Sydney, NSW

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

21-23     RANZCO Tasmania Branch ASM, TBA

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

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

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

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




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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

6-7          Healthcare Leaders Forum, Sydney, NSW

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

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

10-11     RANZCO SA Branch Biennial Scientific Meeting, Darwin, NT

12-14     Health Informatics Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

16-18     Endocrine Society of Australia Clinical Weekend, 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

22-23     Annual Obstetric Malpractice Conference, Melbourne, VIC

23-24     ANZAED 2019 Conference, Adelaide, SA

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

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

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

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




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

6-8          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          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

10-13     Australian Palliative Care Conference, Perth, WA

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

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

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

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

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

21           ACEM WA Conference, Bunbury, WA

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

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

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

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

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

13-16     RANZCOG 2019 ASM, Melbourne, VIC

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

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

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

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

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

28           RANZCO NSW Branch AGM, Sydney, NSW




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

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

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

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

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






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




21        RANZCO Victoria Branch ASM, Melbourne, VIC

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




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



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




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






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




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




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







4              RANZCO Victoria Branch ASM, Melbourne, VIC



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