Fostering and promoting excellence in the health care of older persons in Australia and New Zealand

COVID-19 notices:

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources

ANZSGM ASM 2020 meeting has been rescheduled to Wednesday 19  – Friday 21  May, 2021 in Melbourne.

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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.

Upcoming Events

Postponed 2020

Inaugural MCI Masterclass 2020: “Get A-Head in the Game”; Melbourne, Save the date!

There is a strong need to better recognise, diagnose, support and manage those with MCI - with likely up to one million Australians affected. To address this, we are hosting two 1-day masterclasses with an emphasis on bringing the Multi-Disciplinary Team of specialists, GPs, nurses and pharmacists together to optimise the practical management of those living with MCI.

Melbourne, Australia

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2-5 December 2020

35th World Congress of Internal Medicine (WCIM 2020)

The congress objective is to promote scientific knowledge, collegiality and friendship among Internal Medicine doctors from all over the world. The main topic of the congress will be “Present and Future of Internal Medicine”.

Cancun, Mexico

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10-12 December 2020

34th International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International

Hope in the Age of Dementia: New Science; New knowledge; New solutions


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Latest News


ANZSGM ASM 2020 Postponed


Announcement date: Tuesday, 17 March 2020 On the advice of the Department of Health surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the local organising committee and the ANZSGM Council have made the decision to… Read More