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


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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

19-21 August 2021

16th National Geriatric Conference (Malaysian e-Congress of Geriatric Medicine)

Ageing with Resilience in the Face of COVID-19 Pandemic The Malaysian Society of Geriatric Medicine will be hosting this event virtually this year. It will be a full 3 days program, including a 1-day event with the Asia-Pacific Geriatric Network (APGN).

Virtual Conference

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8-10 September 2021

The Australasian Delirium Association – “Declared 2021: Delirium Clinical and Research Days”

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

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22-24 October 2021

SA Division Meeting

Registration is now open for ANZSGM South Australia Division's State Scientific Meeting 'Interfaces in Geriatric Medicine'. Cost: $250/person (Consultant), $100/person (Non-Medical). Invited speakers and Advanced Trainees are free.

Adelaide Hills Convention Centre Hahndorf, South Australia

Find more information and the full program of speakers here

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