Welcome to the Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM).


Mission Statement

To foster and promote excellence in health care of older persons in Australia and New Zealand


ANZSGM Strategic Plan 2018 - 2020



The Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine is the professional society for geriatricians and other medical practitioners with an interest in medical care of older people. The society acts to represent the needs of its members and the wider community in a bid to constantly review and improve the care of older people in Australia and New Zealand. Its major functions are around education, policy development and review, and political advocacy.

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A/Professor Eddy Strivens



ANZSGM ASM 2018 - Cutting Edge: Optimising the Journey for Older Surgical Patients


Member access to the proceedings of the ASM can be found at:  https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/toc/17416612/2018/37/S2


EVOLVE: Top 5 Low-value practices and interventions.  

ANZSGM has reviewed the evidence and consulted with its expert members to develop 5 recommendations to support best patient care and reduce the use of unnecessary or ineffective practices within a given clinical context. EVOLVE is an initiative in partnership between the RACP and the Specialty Societies, Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.



ANZSGM Annual Scientific Meeting 2019


Monday 13th to Wednesday 15th May


ANZSGM WA Division Winter Meeting

Perth  WA

25th August 2018



ANZSGM New Zealand Division Retreat

Invercargill  New Zealand

8th November - 10th November 2018
















ANZSGM gives notice that it has no relationship or collaboration with a website known as "asgm". The website is a platform for marketing and advertising of a product.  ANZSGM has not endorsed or has any involvement with this product.



Updated: 28/7/2018

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