Please see below for information about upcoming events in the health sector. If you would like to advertise an event on this page, please email the details to the Communications Manager.
Otago Spotlight Series: Child Health Research
12th Sep 2017 9:00am-3:30pm,
- Genetics and health
- Healthy pregnancies
- Healthy childhoods
- Childhood conditions and treatments
- Inequalities in child health
Over a dozen University of Otago researchers will be in the spotlight providing short, easy-to-understand outlines of their work to fellow researchers and invited guests, including funders, policymakers, clinicians, research institutions, and community and government agencies.
- Held at the University of Otago, Wellington, Nordmeyer Theatre, 23A Mein St, Newtown
- Free to attend (morning and afternoon teas and lunch will be provided)
- We'd love you to come for the whole day, but you are welcome to pop in and out.
Register now by email:
The Australasian Doctors’ Health Conference 2017
14th Sep 2017 - 16th Sep 2017,
59th Victorian Annual Surgical Meeting
20th Oct 2017 - 21st Oct 2017, Novotel, GeelongRegister online here.
RACS ACT Annual Scientific Meeting
4th Nov 2017, Australian National University, Medical School, Canberra
Register online here
ASID NZ Annual Meeting
16th Nov 2017 - 18th Nov 2017, Dunedin
(running back to back with Otago Global Health Institute's Annual Meeting)
New Zealand Respiratory Conference 2017
23rd Nov 2017 - 24th Nov 2017, Pullman Hotel, Auckland
Theme: Sharing the care – breathing easier
The programme will provide the latest research in the clinical management of respiratory health including asthma, COPD, bronchiectasis and sleep apnoea. Experts will discuss how to provide support that is community-based, family-centred and culturally relevant.
The conference is the largest gathering or hui for professionals with an interest in respiratory health in New Zealand. Each year delegates from a variety of professions attend including GP’s, nurses, pharmacists, specialists, educators and researchers.In 2016, the New Zealand Respiratory Conference was a great success with over 220 delegates from around New Zealand attending. Watch the highlights from 2016.
Conference contact details:
Rachel Michaels, Event Manager
Tel: (09) 214 7440
Global Conference on Integrated Care
1st Feb 2018 - 3rd Feb 2018, Resorts World Sentosa
The overall conference theme is Advance! Accelerating the Integration of Care, and participants will have the opportunity to learn from and engage thought leaders on aged care and some of the best practices in integrated care. AIC aims to bring together 1,200 policymakers, practitioners and experts from Singapore and around the world to share knowledge, experiences, ideas and innovations in integrated care delivery.
Abstracts of research studies, policies or programmes related to care integration are invited. The call for abstracts closes on 15 September 2017.
The topic(s) could fall under any of the 3 broad themes of:
Abstracts may be accepted as poster presentations or oral presentations.Please refer to the leaflet, or the conference website for further information on submission guidelines.
Conference website: https://gcic2018.sg/
Abstract webpage: https://gcic2018.sg/abstract
Global Conference on Integrated Care
1st Feb 2018 - 3rd Feb 2018, Resorts World Convention Centre, Singapore
You are invited to submit abstracts for presentation at the Global Conference on Integrated Care 2018 organised by the Agency for Integrated Care.
Abstracts that describe integrated care research findings; or Abstracts that describe or/and discuss new policies or programmes that support care integration.
The content of the abstracts should be relevant to the conference, and should address at least one of the themes and sub-themes of this conference.
For further information, please read the flyer.
UV Radiation: Effects on Human Health and the Environment
4th Apr 2018 - 6th Apr 2018, Wellington
Foci of the 2018 workshop will include:
- Ozone, Climate, and UV Radiation
- UVI & its effective communication
- The role of apps/digital technology
- UV, Health and the Environment
- Balancing the need for vitamin D against the need for avoiding skin damage from UV radiation
To register, and to book your accommodation, please follow the links on the website. When you register, there is an opportunity to specify the title and short abstract of your presentation(s).
Read the flyer for further information.
Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Annual Scientific Meeting
4th Apr 2018 - 6th Apr 2018, Auckland
Click here for more information.