Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: 10.5694/mja2.50172
Published online: 18 May 2019



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

21 May-6 June   Mental Health Professionals Network Online Conference

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

24-26     9th Science of Nutrition in Medicine Conference (ACNEM), Melbourne, VIC

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              Trauma Tasmania 2019: The next big thing, Hobart, TAS

1              Primary Care Diabetes Summit 2019, Melbourne, VIC

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

5-6          2019 Health Consumers Queensland Annual Forum, Cairns, QLD

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     2019 Australian Biosecurity Symposium, Gold Coast, QLD

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

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

13-14     Australian Dementia Forum 2019, Hobart, TAS

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

15-16    AMA Queensland Annual Junior Doctor Conference and Career Expo, Brisbane, QLD

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

18-20     Global Health Security 2019, Sydney, NSW

18-21     4th Women in Pharma and Medical Leadership Summit, Melbourne, VIC

21           2019 South Australian Gerontology Conference, Flinders University, SA

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




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

16-20     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

26-27     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

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

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

12-14     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

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

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

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

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

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

20-22     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

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

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

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

16-19     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

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

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

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




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

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

17-21   RANZCP 2020 Congress, Hobart, TAS

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




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







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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