Events, Conferences, Workshops

WONCA World of Rural Health Conference 2017

Saturday, 29 April 2017 - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
Cairns, QLD, Australia

The Australian College or Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) and the International WONCA Working Party on Rural Practiceinvite you to participate in one of 2017’s most significant rural medical events - the 14th World Rural Health Conference to be held at the Cairns Convention Centre from 29 April to 2 May.

The program features streams based on themes relevant to all rural and remote health practitioners:

Social and environmental determinants of health

RACP Congress 2017

Monday, 8 May 2017 - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Melbourne, Australia

Bringing Specialists Together, Sharing Knowledge, Building Skills

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International Council of Nurses Congress

Saturday, 27 May 2017 - Thursday, 1 June 2017
Barcelona, Spain

Welcome to the 2017 ICN Congress in Barcelona, Spain!

RACMA Professional Development Winter Forum

Thursday, 15 June 2017 - Saturday, 17 June 2017
Melbourne, VIC

The Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (RACMA)


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Duranbinjma-Burre: International Indigenous Knowledge Conference

Monday, 26 June 2017 - Wednesday, 28 June 2017

At the Institute of Koorie Education Deakin University Australia, we are excited to announce Duranbinjma-Burre: International Indigenous Knowledge Conference Australia 26 – 28 June 2017. 

We hope to create a conference of critical discourse and inspiration formulated by Indigenous ways of knowing.

(ANZAHPE) 2017 Conference

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 - Friday, 14 July 2017
Adelaide, South Australia

The Australian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) 2017 Conference, which will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from the Tuesday 11 - Friday 14 July 2017. The theme of the meeting is Transitions. This inclusive theme is open to multiple interpretations. Transitions asks us to consider where we have been, where we are and where we are going in our personal, professional and organisational learning journeys.



World Indigenous Peoples Conference 2017 (WIPCE)

Monday, 24 July 2017 - Saturday, 29 July 2017
Toronto, Canada

World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education 2017 Theme: "A Celebration of Resilience" July 24th - July 29th, 2017


Six Nations Polytechnic and TAP Resources are excited to host the World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education - the most prestigious Indigenous education event the world has to offer! 

​We are very grateful to the Native Hawaiian Education Association, WIPCE 2014 host, for their kindness, generosity, wisdom and most of all, their friendship as we transition to 2017.

RACMA - Professional Development Spring Forum

Thursday, 19 October 2017 - Saturday, 21 October 2017
Melbourne, VIC

The Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (RACMA)


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SAVE THE DATE: 2017 Annual Research Translation Symposium

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Brisbane, QLD

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and the Lowitja Institute will co-host the 6th Annual Research Translation Symposium in 2017.


The Symposium will be held in Brisbane on 14–15 November with a focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research and knowledge translation.


More information and call for abstracts will be released in March 2017.

34th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine

Sunday, 19 November 2017 - Thursday, 23 November 2017
Sydney, NSW

Join us in Sydney from 19 – 23 November 2017 for the 34th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine.

The meeting will centre around the theme: Impossible is Just a Perspective.

Take some time out at the 2017 ASM, to learn, relax, and reconnect with peers free of the hassle of everyday practice, whilst discovering the delights of beautiful Sydney.

Learn and share experiences in emergency care, quality care, remote, regional, metro; trauma, hearts, brains, minds, leadership, mentorship, teaching, learning, technology and more!