Healthcare professionals in Australia often come together for networking and sharing information at seminars, classes, conferences and conventions. If you're working in healthcare, or you aspire to start a career in this industry, attending any of the following events could help to advance your knowledge base and professional network:
Trauma 2018, Hosted by the Australasian Trauma Society and the WA Trauma Symposium Dates: 5 – 7 October 2018 Location: The Parmelia Hilton Hotel in Perth, Western Australia
Trauma 2018 has a double theme: "Getting the basics right and embracing evidence-based change". This event includes a full schedule offering participants the chance to attend workshops and more.
Australasian Melanoma Conference 2018 Dates: 5 - 6 October 2018. Location: the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Melanoma prevention, detection, treatment and clinical research are the main focuses of this conference. Attendees at this event include medical researchers, dermatologists, oncologists, general practitioners and primary care physicians from around the globe. Participants will have the opportunity to hear expert keynote speakers from Australia and other countries presenting information on the most recent melanoma research and clinical treatment and prevention methods.
First International Conference on Motor Impairment Dates: 26 - 28 November 2018 Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel Coogee, Sydney, Australia
At this conference, a group of respected international researchers and medical professionals will be discussing topics relating to motor impairment and ageing, stroke, spinal injury, multiple sclerosis and cerebral palsy. Sessions at the conference will include both presentations and discussion time for participants.
2018 Sports Medicine Australia Conference Dates: 10th-13th October 2018 Location: The Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC), Perth, Australia
This conference offers attendees the opportunity to hear keynote speakers and presentations; participate in networking opportunities and social activities; take part in practical workshops, and submit and review research papers. $23,000 worth of funding has been raised to award to the authors of excellent papers in several relevant sports medicine topics including sports injury prevention, sports and exercise science and several others.
2019 Australasian Symposium on Ultrasound & Regional Anaesthesia (ASURA) Dates: 21 - 23 February 2019 Location: Peppers Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Learn about regional pain management as it relates to ultrasound and anaesthesia.
World Glaucoma Congress 2019 Dates: March 27-30, 2019 Location: The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC) , Australia
If glaucoma is of professional or personal interest to you, you'll want to join the 2000 international participants who will be meeting to attend the World Glaucoma Congress in Melbourne in March of 2019. Attendees will have the opportunity to observe films about glaucoma, discuss glaucoma case studies, and participate in 21 symposiums plus 24 courses.
There are 7 million Australians living in rural or remote areas. With the majority of healthcare facilities being located in Australia's population centres, healthcare is not always easily accessible to these citizens. This conference aims to help healthcare providers improve wellness outcomes for their Australian patients living in remote locations.
ASM 2019 by Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) See Also:ANZCA annual scientific meetings Date: Apr 28 - May 03, 2019 Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The attendees at this medical conference are typically anesthesiology specialists including anaesthetists and nurse anaesthetists. Past sessions at this conference have covered a range of topics relating to general anaesthesia, local anaesthesia and epidural anaesthesia, including sessions on pre-existing conditions and anaesthesia. Pre-existing disease can dramatically affect a patient's response to anaesthesia. The sessions at this conference are likely to give healthcare professionals a better understanding of how disease and anaesthesia can interact. Discover the latest trends in anesthesiology; learn how to minimize the risks of anaesthesia for patients who have pre-existing conditions and more.
Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery (AGES) Pelvic Floor Symposium 2019 Dates: 1 - 2 November 2019 Location: Sheraton on the Park, Sydney, Australia
This event typically includes opportunities to participate in panel discussions, trade exhibitions and workshops. Past symposia have covered topics of interest to pelvic surgeons in Australia such as laser and non-laser therapies, urinary incontinence, slings and meshes, biodesign, laparoscopic colposacropexy, the latest techniques for management of obstetric perineal trauma and many others.
These are a few of the dynamic events the Australian healthcare community has to look forward to in 2018 and 2019. If you're a working or aspiring healthcare professional, these events could help you to further your understanding of numerous medical conditions and better care for your future patients.