Welcome to the Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM).
To foster and promote excellence in health care of older persons in Australia and New Zealand
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
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.
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Adelaide Convention Centre
Monday 13th - Wednesday 15th May
Call for Abstracts opens - Monday 15th October 2018
Early bird registration opens - November 2018
Call for Abstracts closes - February 2019
Early bird registration closes - March 2019
Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney
31st October - 6.00pm
Invercargill New Zealand
8th November - 10th November 2018