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RANZCP NZ FPOA Conference 2024
7 - 8 March 2024

RANZCP NZ FPOA Conference 2024

Auckland, New Zealand

The RANZCP NZ Faculty of Old Age Conference is being held at The Waitangi Treaty Grounds from midday Thursday 7 March to around 3.30pm Friday 8 March 2024. We welcome a variety of presentations from speakers: Dr Makarena Dudley from Auckland and Professor Simon Lewis from Sydney. In addition, there will be presentations from your colleagues. Further programme details to follow.

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Edinburgh International Course on Medicine for the Older Adult
13 - 17 May 2024

Edinburgh International Course on Medicine for the Older Adult

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

The Edinburgh International Course in Medicine for the Older Adult will be delivered in person in 2024, and there will be an excellent line up of speakers from the UK and worldwide to cover a variety of topics relevant to anyone involved in the care of older people. Although of particular value to doctors working in geriatric medicine at consultant or trainee level, many general practitioners, allied health professionals and specialist nurses may also find the course very relevant and worthwhile. The course is designed to update you on the theory and practice of geriatric medicine with many practical talks, as well as wide-ranging discussions on the holistic management of the older adult. Delegates will also be invited to participate in a social programme comprising of a welcome drinks reception, a medical-themed walking tour of Edinburgh, and a course dinner at a local restaurant (places limited.)

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2024 ANZSGM Annual Scientific Meeting
22-24 May 2024

2024 ANZSGM Annual Scientific Meeting

Ōtautahi Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand

Christchurch is proud to host you at the modern Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre for the ANZSGM ASM 22-24th May 2024. We are Still Standing. Christchurch has rebuilt, recovered and regenerated after adversity. We strive to keep our older people standing strong, just like our city.

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Australian and New Zealand Society for Sarcopenia & Frailty Research Annual Scientific Conference
22 May - 24 May 2024

Australian and New Zealand Society for Sarcopenia & Frailty Research Annual Scientific Conference

Melbourne, VIC

Sarcopenia and frailty are potentially devastating conditions that affect many people globally and present a major challenge to the functional independence and quality of life of our older population. The theme of this year’s meeting is ‘From Lab to Life: Bridging the Research to Practice Gap for Sarcopenia and Frailty’. Our innovative and dynamic program will showcase new knowledge on preventative and treatment strategies for sarcopenia and frailty, and how these approaches may be translated into clinical settings. Speakers will include local and international experts, emerging researchers and participants from across the research and practice spectrum. Our scientific program includes ample opportunities for delegates to network in-person, attend a pre-conference workshop and submit abstracts for oral and poster in-person presentations.

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ISPRM Congress 2024, in conjunction with 7th Annual Meeting of the Rehabilitation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand
1 - 6 June 2024

ISPRM Congress 2024, in conjunction with 7th Annual Meeting of the Rehabilitation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand

International Convention Centre, Sydney

The 18th World Congress of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) will be a major event in Sydney, running from the 1st – 6th June 2024. It will be held in conjunction with the 7th Annual Meeting of the Rehabilitation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand (RMSANZ). The Congress will be a forum for the presentation of international research, discovery and innovation in rehabilitation medicine. Whilst the major subgroups of clinical endeavour in the field of rehabilitation medicine will be covered; the conference will have a focus on the three “T’s” (trauma, technology and timing). The scientific program will include pre-congress practical workshops, plenary sessions and themed sessions with invited speakers and selected free paper presentations. Currently, it is planned for the Congress to be face-to-face with video conferencing from some of the invited speakers.

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Australian Dementia Research Forum
3 - 5 June 2024

Australian Dementia Research Forum

JW Marriot Resort and Spa, Gold Coast, QLD

The Australian Dementia Research Forum is the premier annual event that brings together dementia researchers, health professionals and policy makers, as well as people living with dementia and their families and carers, to discuss the latest research, innovations, and best practices in dementia. The theme for the ADRF2024 is Turning the Tide on Dementia, with particular focus on exciting new innovations in the field. The Forum is a meeting place for national and global experts to share the latest developments in dementia research, care and policy and to challenge perceptions of living with, or caring for someone with, a dementia diagnosis. Six expert international and national speakers have been invited to deliver keynote addresses at ADRF2024, on topics spanning monoclonal antibodies, exercise physiology, neuroimaging, molecular causes of tauopathy in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia prevalence in specific communities.

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FFNAP – 2nd Fragility Fracture Network Asia Pacific Regional Congress 2024
13 - 15 June 2024

FFNAP – 2nd Fragility Fracture Network Asia Pacific Regional Congress 2024

Kuala Lumpur

This gathering marks a significant milestone in our collective commitment to advancing healthcare and improving the lives of individuals affected by fragility fractures throughout Asia Pacific. Fragility fractures are a pervasive and challenging health concern that demands our utmost attention. These fractures not only result in physical pain and disability but also carry a considerable emotional and economic burden for patients and their families. Addressing the multifaceted aspects of care for fragility fractures requires systematic, well-coordinated multidisciplinary teamwork to holistically deliver best practices.

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ANZSPM 2024 Biennial Conference
05 - 08 September 2024

ANZSPM 2024 Biennial Conference

Adelaide, SA

We’re excited to announce that we have officially released the Save the Date for the 30th-anniversary of our Biennial Conference; 30 Years of Palliative Medicine: Constructing, Challenging, Transforming. The Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine 2024 conference will be held in leafy Adelaide. The conference will be four days with international and national plenary speakers, workshops, invited and offered papers and posters, a trainee day, and satellite sessions, all surrounded with fun, fellowship and learning.

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Hunter Geriatrics International Geriatric Medicine Conference
22-26 Oct 2024

Hunter Geriatrics International Geriatric Medicine Conference

Newcastle West, NSW

We are thrilled to unveil the highly anticipated program for the 2024 Hunter Geriatrics Conference. This year's conference boasts an impressive lineup of international and national speakers, who are renowned experts in geriatrics and aging-related research. With a diverse range of topics and perspectives, the 2024 Hunter Geriatrics Conference promises to be an invaluable platform for knowledge exchange and collaboration among professionals dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for our aging population.

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Trans-Tasman Voluntary Assisted Dying Conference 2024
28 - 29 October 2024

Trans-Tasman Voluntary Assisted Dying Conference 2024

Brisbane, QLD

VAD clinicians and policymakers from across Australia and New Zealand are coming together for what promises to be an informative and thought-provoking two days. The 2023 conference demonstrated how far establishing VAD as a high-quality and compassionate end-of-life option has come. The 2024 VAD Con will have a research focus and will partner with QUT's Australian Centre for Health Law Research.

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