Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust
Published online: 11 September 2019




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



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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           ANZICS Safety and Quality Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

16-19     Fetal and Neonatal Physiological Society Annual Meeting, Marysville, VIC

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

28-30     19th Asia-Oceania Congress of Medical Physics with the 2019 Engineering and Physical Sciences in Medicine Conference, Perth, WA

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

28-31     Australasian Therapeutic Communities Association Conference, 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

7-8          International Conference on Tissue Repair and Regenerative Medicine, Melbourne, VIC

8              5th Victorian Psycho-oncology Conference, Melbourne, VIC

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

13-15     ASSCR-AGCTS-ISCT ANZ 2019 Annual Scientific Meetings, Brisbane, QLD

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           HIMSS Australia Digital Health Conference, Sydney, NSW

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-1 Dec     WA State Trauma Symposium, Perth, WA

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

4-5          National Hospital Infrastructure Summit, Sydney, NSW

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

4-6          11th Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Auckland, NZ

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

17-19   2020 Australasian Aid Conference, Canberra, ACT

19-21   Australian Lung Cancer Conference: A Time of Hope in Lung Cancer, Melbourne, VIC

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

12-13   29th Annual Medico Legal Congress, Sydney, NSW

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

23-26   WONCA Asia Pacific Regional Conference, Auckland, NZ

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

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




1-3       10th Annual Australasian Skin Cancer Congress, Gold Coast, QLD

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

14-17   2020 Vision: ASMIRT/NZMIRT Conference, 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

20-23   33rd International Symposium on Technological Advances in Laboratory Hematology, Melbourne, VIC

27-29   Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine ASM, Melbourne, VIC

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

28-31   44th ASM Australasian Division of the International Academy of Pathology, Brisbane, QLD




3-5       Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases ASM, Melbourne, VIC

7-9       21st ICHS Symposium on Infections in the Immunocompromised Host, Melbourne, VIC

11-12   International Dementia Conference, Sydney, NSW

22-24   11th International Nanomedicine Conference, Sydney, NSW

23-25   17th PHAA National Immunisation Conference, Perth, WA

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




19-21     ANZUP ASM, Adelaide, SA

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

25-26     General Practice Conference and Exhibition, Perth, WA

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

3-5       Australasian Ossointegration Society Conference 2020, Brisbane, QLD

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




9-12     Tripartite Colorectal Meeting 2020, Auckland, NZ







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

  • Cate Swannell



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