Calendar of conferences in Australia and New Zealand

Cate Swannell
Med J Aust
Published online: 25 October 2019




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           Infective Endocarditis Symposium 2019, Brisbane, QLD

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

6-8          Global Alliance Conference on Post-Traumatic Stress, Adelaide, SA

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

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

7-8          Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Symposium, Melbourne, VIC

7-9          RANZCP Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age 2019 Conference, Hobart, TAS

8              Hunter Cancer Research Symposium, Newcastle, NSW

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           ADEA-TAS Seminar 2019, Launceston, TAS

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           NSW Mid North Coast Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Conference, Taree, NSW

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, QLD

27-29     Sydney Cardiovascular Symposium, Sydney, NSW

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

14-15   4th Perioperative Patient Blood Management Symposium, Brisbane, QLD

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




5-6       Emergency Review in Emergency Medicine, Wollongong, NSW

5-7       Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgery ASM, Sydney, NSW

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

10-14   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

23-25   Cancer Science and Targeted Therapy Conference 2020, Melbourne, VIC

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 PSANZ 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

1-3       Annual Endocrine Society of Australia Seminar, Launceston, TAS

1-5       ANZCA ASM, Perth, WA

5-6       Healthcare Leaders Forum, Sydney, NSW

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

7-9       43rd Australasian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment, 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

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




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

4-6       Rural Doctors Association of Queensland Annual Conference, Gold Coast, QLD

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

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

25-27   Renal Society of Australasia Annual Conference, Melbourne, VIC




19-21     ANZUP ASM, Adelaide, SA

22-23     10th Annual Victorian Healthcare Week, Melbourne, VIC

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

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

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

26           Australian Lawyers Alliance Medical Law Conference, Sydney, NSW

27-29     Health Informatics Conference, Brisbane, QLD

29 Jul-1 Aug        Australasian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Conference, Noosa, QLD

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




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

25-28   22nd Australasian Gastro-Intestinal Cancer Trials Group ASM, Melbourne, VIC

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

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

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




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

30-31   Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgery Pelvic Floor Symposium, Adelaide, SA




9-12     Tripartite Colorectal Meeting 2020, Auckland, NZ

26-28   Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 2020 Conference, Hobart, TAS







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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