Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust || doi: mja2.50301
Published online: 18 August 2019




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           Renal Society of Australasia WA Branch Symposium, Perth, WA

24           ANZSNM Technologist Special Interest Group Symposium, Fremantle, WA

24-25     ANZSOM NSW/ACT Branch Weekend Scientific Meeting, Orange, NSW

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

26-28     Australian Biology of Ageing Conference, Sydney, NSW

26-28     Improving Hospital Safety and Security Conference, Sydney, NSW

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

29-31     Regional Paediatrics NSW Annual Conference, Wagga Wagga, NSW

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



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1-4          Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group ASM, Adelaide, SA

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

4-7          20th International Symposium on Cells of the Hepatic Sinusoid, Sydney, NSW

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

6-8          4th Annual Southern Cross Travel Medicine Conference, Sydney, NSW

6-8          6th ACD Rural Dermatology Meeting, Orange, NSW

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

7              Renal Society of Australasia Victorian Branch Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

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

8-10       Diabetic Foot Australia Conference, Brisbane, QLD

8-10       GESA Australian Gastroenterology Week, Adelaide, SA

9-12       Herston State of the Art Healthcare Summit, Brisbane, 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

10-13     Network Towards Unity for Health Annual Conference, Darwin, NT

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

12-14     20th Australasian Conference on Traumatic Stress, Sydney, NSW

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

14-15     2019 Pan Pacific IVA and NZ CVMB Conference, Sydney, NSW

14-18     Fertility Society of Australia Annual Conference, Hobart, TAS

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

16-17     Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre Research Conference, Melbourne, VIC

16-17     National Disability Services WA Conference, Perth, WA

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

16-18     CNS Diseases: Advanced Diagnostic and Treatment Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

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

18-19     Global Emergency Care Conference, Melbourne, VIC      

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

18-20     CRANAplus 37th Conference, Lovedale, NSW

18-21     13th International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific, Perth, WA

19           Sydney Spinal Symposium 2019, Sydney, NSW

19-20     Australian Tactical Medicine Conference, Brisbane, QLD

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

19-21     Australian Conference for Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Launceston, TAS

19-22     Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine 2019 Annual Conference, Sydney, NSW

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

21-22     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

30 Sep-3 Oct       BacPath 15, Perth, WA




1-5          2019 International HBV Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

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              Whiplash 2019: Expanding Horizons, Brisbane, QLD

3-4          9th International City Health Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

10-12     19th Australian Conference on haemophilia, VWD and rare bleeding disorders, Sydney, NSW

10-12     Australasian Marce Society for Perinatal Mental Health Conference, Perth, WA

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

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

11-13     2019 SOMANZ ASM, Melbourne, 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           Metro North Health Forum, Brisbane, QLD

16-17     Health Data Analytics 2019, Sydney, NSW

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

16-18     National and International Conference on Obesity and Related Chronic Diseases, Sydney, NSW

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

20-23     Blood 2019, Perth, WA

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

24-26     Broken Sleep: Insights into biology, culture and parenting in today's world, Melbourne, VIC

25           Renal Society of Australasia NSW Branch Symposium, Sydney, NSW

25-26     Australasian Gastrointestinal Pathology Society AG and SM, Adelaide, SA

25-27     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

27-30     24th Australian and New Zealand Prevocational Medical Education Forum, Canberra, ACT

28           RANZCO NSW Branch AGM, Sydney, NSW

28-29     7th National Brain Injury Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

30 Oct-2 Nov      Guidelines International Network and JBI 2019 Conference, Adelaide, SA




1-2          AGES Pelvic Floor Symposium, Sydney, NSW

1-2          The Alfred General Surgery Meeting, Melbourne, VIC

1-3          Australian Institute of Medical Scientists NSW North Coast Conference, Coffs Harbour, NSW

2              Renal Society of Australasia Queensland Branch Symposium, Brisbane, QLD

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

5-8          52nd Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Sydney, NSW

6-8          Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability 2019 Conference, Adelaide, SA

6-8          44th Environmental Health Australia National Conference, Adelaide, SA

7-8          AAPOS/RANZCO/APSPOS International Joint Meeting, Sydney, NSW

8-9          13th International Treatment of Personality Disorders Conference, Wollongong, NSW

8-10       Asia-Pacific Association of Paediatric Urologists Conference, Perth, WA

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

11-13     2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Integrated Care, Melbourne, VIC

12-14     Clinical Oncology Society of Australia ASM, Adelaide, SA

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

13-15     15th NSW Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program Forum, Parramatta, NSW

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

17-20     Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control 2019 Conference, Perth, WA

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

17-21     5th International Symposium on the System of Radiological Protection, Adelaide, SA

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

19-21     Communicable Diseases Control Conference 2019, Canberra, ACT

20-21     Medical Research Innovation Conference, Torquay, VIC

20-21     Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration Outcomes and Benchmarking Conference, Sydney, NSW

20-22     14th GeneMappers Conference, Sydney, NSW

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

22-23     Australian and New Zealand Society for Sarcopenia and Frailty Research Annual Meeting, Sydney, NSW

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

24-27     15th Asian-Pacific Congress of Hypertension, Brisbane, QLD

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

25-26     4th Falls, Fractures and Pressure Injuries Conference, Melbourne, VIC

25-26     Paramedicine Research Symposium, Frankston, VIC

27-28     Queensland Healthcare Week, Brisbane, 2019

28-30     Mercy Global Obstetric Update, Melbourne, VIC

28-30     Paramedics Australasia International Conference, Hobart, Tasmania

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

30           RACP South Australian ASM, Adelaide, SA

30           The Alfred Pain Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

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




2              Palliative Care in Queensland Annual Summit, Brisbane, QLD

2-5          Australasian Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, Adelaide, SA

4-6          30th International Symposium on ALS/MND, Perth, WA

5-7          Preventing Overdiagnosis, Sydney, NSW

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

5-7          Visionary Endovascular and Vascular Education Conference, Sydney, NSW

8-12       48th ASM of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Immunology, Adelaide, SA

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
21-23   AOA Victorian Branch ASM and AGM, Cape Schanck, VIC

26-28   ANZSN Home Dialysis Conference, Canberra, ACT

28 Feb-2 Mar  11th Clare Valley Bone Meeting in conjunction with ANZBMS, Clare Valley, SA




5-8       Cosmedicon 2020, Sydney, NSW

6-7       Australasian Bone and Joint Infection Conference, Newcastle, NSW

7-9       17th Biennial Congress of the Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Melbourne, VIC

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

25-28   15th Meeting of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group, Brisbane, QLD

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

3-5       14th Biennial CHARGE Syndrome Conference, Hobart, TAS

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

5-8       2020 PSNANZ Annual Congress, Sydney, NSW

17-20   SMRT 29th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Sydney, NSW

27 Apr-1 May  49th ISSLS Annual Meeting and SpineWeek 2020, Melbourne, VIC

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

13-15   15th Annual Critical Care Conference, Lovedale, NSW

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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