Upcoming Conferences

In light of the evolving situation surrounding the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak around the world and here in Australia, many events have been cancelled, postponed, or in some cases are being held virtually online. It is recommended you check with the conference organiser below for information about their conference plans.


8th BioCeuticals Research Symposium

3-5 April, 2020

Melbourne, Australia

The theme for the 8th BioCeuticals Research Symposium is Influences on Hormone Health: Diet, Genes and Environment. Over three days, the symposium will host world-leading researchers to discuss and unravel the influences and causes of endocrine disorders, with the aim to workshop and provide effective treatment strategies for hormone imbalances.

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2020 Congress of the Schizophrenia International Research Society

4-8 April, 2020

Florence, Italy

The Congress of the Schizophrenia International Research Society aims to bring together scientists from around the world to further its mission to exchange the latest advances in biological and psychosocial research in schizophrenia. The event focuses on developing international collaboration to discover the causes of, and better treatments for, schizophrenia and related disorders.

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3rd International Conference on Herbal & Traditional Medicine

27-28 April, 2020

Dubai, UAE

The conference aims to address challenges to making safer, sustainable and affordable system for medication, and health through consolidating the underpinning Medicine Practices research platforms. Herbal Traditional 2020 conference prepares the ground for seeding novel concepts and nurturing knowledge through discussions and analysis on Alternative Treatment developments. The theme for this year is Herbal & Traditional Medicine: Innovations and stratergies in Alternative Medicine.

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2020 CMA Regulatory Forum

29 April, 2020

The 2020 Regulatory Forum offers educational and informative learning environment with an exceptional line-up of speakers. The theme for this year is Actioning the New Regulatory Framework for Complementary Medicine.

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2020 ICIMH

28-1 May 2020

Cleveland, US

The mission of the International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health (ICIMH) is to improve public health through showcasing advancements in the field of integrative medicine through keynote and plenary sessions, oral and poster presentations, and innovative sessions. The upcoming Congress will have four content areas: research, policy, education and clinical care. The theme for this years conference is Transforming Health Care through Collaboration.

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AACMAC 2020

15-17 May, 2020

Gold Coast, Australia

The Australasian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Annual Conference will offer engaging and clinically relevant academic programs with practical workshops, industry seminars and social and networking activities. The conference will bring together practitioners, researchers and industry professionals to connect, exchange ideas and network.

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2020 RANZCP Congress

17-21 May, 2020

Hobart, Australia

The RANZCP Congress is the premier educational and scientific event for psychiatrists and other mental health professionals in the Australiasian region. Psychiatrists, trainees, medical students and other mental health professionals will converge to discuss latest research and innovations. This years theme is Influencing and being influenced by the world around us.

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2020 Innovation Seminar & Supplier Expo

20 May, 2020

Sydney, Australia

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Med-Cannabis 2020

21-22 May, 2020

Copenhagen, Denmark

The 3rd International Annual Congress on Controversies on Cannabis-Based Medicines will bring together researchers, clinicians, trialists, methodologists, industry professionals, the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, and national cannabis agencies to update the current state of knowledge and of controversies, and to outline some visions of the potential of cannabis based medicines.

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7RRHSS

25-26 May, 2020

Alice Springs, Australia

The 7th Rural and Remote Health Scientific Symposium will bring together the rural and remote health research sector with policy makers and others in the government and the non-government sectors to shape the future of rural and remote health research. The theme for this years conference is Shaping the future.

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14th National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics

28-30 May, 2020

Rockville, US

Under the theme the State of the Science, this years conference will highlight the evidence for cannabis therapeutics.

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ADF2020

31-2 June, 2020

Adelaide, Australia

The Forum will consider the discoveries and innovation achieved by Australia’s dementia researchers as well as look forward to the task of translating research outcomes into practice.

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APIC 2020

10-12 June, 2020

Phoenix, US

The annual Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) Conference brings together thousands of healthcare professionals from around the world for three days to share best practices, advance their network, and learn about the latest advances in infection prevention and evidence-based science.

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ICRS 2020

4-9 July, 2020

Galway, Ireland

The 30th International Cannabinoid Research Society Symposium on the Cannabinoids is the premier event for cutting-edge cannabinoid research. It is dedicated to scientific research in all fields of cannabinoids, ranging from biochemical, chemical and physiological studies.

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2020 ACNEM Conference

19-21 July, 2020

Melbourne, Australia

The Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM) 10th Science of Nutrition in Medicine Conference is the pre-eminent Australasian conference for nutritional and environmental medicine. Bringing together world leading presenters to explore the latest research on the environmental factors affecting human health, this years theme is Environmental Disruptors - Rising to the Challenge.

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AAIC 2020

26-30 July, 2020

Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Alzheimer’s Association International Conference is the largest and most influential international meeting dedicated to advancing dementia science and brings together basic and clinical researchers, early career investigators, clinicians and care research community members.

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ASPOG 2020

31-2 August, 2020

Adelaide, Australia

The theme of the 46th Australian Society for Psycho-Social Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ASPOG) Conference is Embracing Diversity, focusing on the psychosocial aspects of reproductive and sexual health experience of women and gender diverse people. The conference brings together obstetricians, gynaecologists, GPs, nurses, midwives, sexual health providers, allied health professionals, and sexual and reproductive health researchers.

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ASPIRE 2020

4-7 August 2020

Manila, Philippines

The aim of the 10th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2020) is reflected by the congress theme Bridging the Gap: Fertility and Reproduction. The programme will be structured around pre-congress workshops, keynote lectures, concurrent sessions, commercial symposia, free communications and social events.

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MOGA ASM 2020

12-14 August, 2020

Perth, Australia

The MOGA Annual Scientific Meeting (MOGA ASM) is the most influential oncology platform in Australia for clinicians, researchers, patient advocates, journalists and the pharmaceutical industry. MOGA ASM 2020 will present the very latest advances in oncology and translate science into better cancer patient care.

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IMMH 2020

20-23 August, 2020

Chicago, US

The 11th Annual Integrative Medicine for Mental Health (IMMH) Conference is a four-day international conference that gives practitioners a holistic approach to successfully diagnose and treat underlying issues contributing to the manifestations of neurological, behavioral, and psychiatric disorders. With integrative and functional medicine at its core, IMMH is the only conference dedicated to integrative medicine for mental health.

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IICMC 2020

28-30 August, 2020

Melbourne, Australia

The International Integrative Chinese Medicine Conference brings together world-class experts in fertility, pregnancy and post-natal to deepen practitioners knowledge, understanding and clinical skills when working with fertility patients.

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IDC 2020

September, 2020

Sydney, Australia

The International Dementia Conference biennial conference brings together keynote speakers from across the world to inform, challenge current thinking and enhance the practice and learning of anyone working in aged care. This international event attracts leaders, policy developers, key decision makers, managers, building, product and system designers, academics and clinicians, all engaged and united for the improvement of dementia care across the globe. The theme for this year is Care in the Age of Outrage.

This conference will be presented as an online interactive conference experience. Check their website for more details.

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10th International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society

3-4 September, 2020

Paris, France

Each year the International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society draws a diverse group of participants from all over the world. In addition to themes the physiology, kinesiology and psychology of wellness in ites social context, interdisciplinary health sciences, public health policies and practices and health promotion and education, the special focus for 2020 is Advancing Health and Equity: Best Practices in an International Perspective.

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WCE2020

13-16 September, 2020

Melbourne, Australia

Held every 3 years, the World Congree of Epidemiology (WCE) attracts delegates involved in research and teaching of epidemiology. The proposed theme is Methodological Innovations in Epidemiology and will include plenary sessions, symposia, and workshops on translation from research to policy and practice from leading epidemiologists, policy‐makers and practitioners.

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AIHM 2020

17-20 September, 2020

San Diego, US

The annual AIHM Annual Integrative Health & Medicine Conference features three and a half days of integrative health and medicine education, interprofessional collaboration, self-care, networking, and inspiration. The theme this year is People, Planet, Purpose.

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IEPA 12 - 2020

20-23 September, 2020

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The theme for the 12th International Conference on Early Intervention in Mental Health is New Fronteirs in Early Intervention.

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Sexual Health 2020

21-24 September 2020

Melbourne, Australia

The Australasian Sexual Health Conference aims to improve national and local responses to sexual health issues by strengthening the support network for the sexual health workforce. The conference brings together specialists, GPs, nurses, researchers and other key contributors to the sexual health sector, through collaboration in sexual health education, training, policy-making and research.

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2020 CMA Annual Conference & 21st Annual Industry Awards Dinner

8 October, 2020

Sydney, Australia

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Sleep DownUnder 2020

21-24 October, 2020

Brisbane, Australia

The 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Sleep Association (ASA) and Australasian Sleep Technologists Association (ASTA) will present the latest research, clinical updates and science to those who work in the field of sleep medicine and sleep health.

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European Conference on Traditional and Alternative Medicine

26-27 October, 2020

Rome, Italy

The goal of the European Conference on Traditional and Alternative medicine is to provides a unique networking and collaboration opportunity to promote your merchandise and gain your brand recognition and credibleness. It delivers cutting-edge analysis on research in association with the intimate setting where attendees and exhibitors receive customized client service. Sponsors and exhibitors will benefit from great foot-traffic and generous recognition. The theme for this year is Recent advances and innovations in traditional and alternative medicine.

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Reshaping the Microbiome through Nutrition

28-30 October, 2020

San Diego, US

The Reshaping the Microbiome through Nutrition Conference will bring together researchers working on the microbiome and nutrition to discuss how our microbiota use and transform dietary components, and how these nutrients and their products influence host health throughout life, including effects on development and infectious and chronic diseases. A central theme of the meeting will be how diet and dietary supplements could be harnessed to manipulate the microbiome with the aim of maintaining health and treating disease.

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RMA20

28-31 October, 2020

Hunter Valley, Australia

Rural Medicine Australia (RMA) is the peak national event for rural and remote doctors of Australia. Hosted by the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) and the Rural Doctors Association of Australia (RDAA), RMA attracts a diverse and collaborative community of junior doctors, students, educators, academics, and medical practitioners who are passionate about generalist medicine in rural and remote communities.

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GCCTMH 2020

2-4 November, 2020

Tokyo, Japan

The Global Conference on Complementary, Traditional Medicine & Medicinal Herbs plans to provide a platform for all the researchers to share their cup of knowledge & research findings to support the need to discover and learn the efficacy and safety of herbal, traditional and alternative medicine in keeping the population healthy.

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COSA's 47th Annual Scientific Meeting

11-13 November, 2020

Brisbane, Australia

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Happiness & Its Causes 2020

19-20 November, 2020

Sydney, Australia

Happiness & Its Causes 2020 will focus on the tools and techniques for recovery, resilience and flourishing. Be part of the world’s leading forum exploring happiness and wellbeing. The action packed program is designed to suit professionals as well as individuals with an interest in enhancing happiness and wellbeing for themselves and others.

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ASI 2020

29-3 December 2020

Auckland, New Zealand

The 49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Immunology will showcase the best immunological research from a range of topics including tumour immunology, inflammation, autoimmunity, infectious disease, translational immunology and more.

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Lifestyle Medicine 2020

4-6 December, 2020

Melbourne, Australia

The Lifestyle Medicine 2020 Conference will bring together expertise of leading researchers, clinicians, and policy-makers to innovate clinical practice, inspire health policy and stimulate meaningful conversation around this years theme Leading change with cognition, inflammation/autoimmune and cardiometabolic streams.

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ANS 2020

8-11 December, 2020

Perth, Australia

The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Neuroscience Society is one of the largest annual biomedical conferences held in the Australasian region. This year will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the society with the conference theme 2020: A Forward Vision highlighting Australasia as a progressive, forward-thinking centre for neuroscience.

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42nd SMHR Conference

9-11 December, 2020

Hobart, Tasmania

The 42nd Annual Society for Mental Health Research (SMHR) Conference will bring together people and organistions who share the common goal of improving the lives of people afflicted by and at risk of mental illness. This years conference will feature a comprehensive program including international and keynote plenary speakers at the forefront of science and innovation in metnal health research. The theme for this year is Breaking Down Silos.

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CSANZ 2020

10-13 December, 2020

Gold Coast, Australia

The 68th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand will be held in conjunction with the 44th Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Heart Research in Adelaide, Australia.

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Better Care, Everywhere Conference

4-5 February, 2021

Sydney, Australia

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VBHC Conference

23-26 March, 2021

Perth, Australia

The inaugural conference on Value-Based Health Care aims to showcase and celebrate value-based healthcare innovation, initiatives, implementation, research, and training from all areas of the health care system, with discussion on topics as diverse as cancer, stroke, dental health, and more.

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ANZGSM Annual Scientific Meeting 2021

19-21 May, 2021

Melbourne, Australia

The conference theme Vision for the future will focus on emerging themes in Geriatric Medicine and how these will impact on the care of the older person into the future. The scientific program will feature updates in dementia and delirium, along with topical issues such as the new Voluntary Assisted Dying legislation in Victoria and the Australian Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.

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Collaborate Innovate 2021

28-30 May 2021

Canberra, Australia

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The Best of ESHRE and ASRM

8-10 April 2021

New York, US

The 7th Joint Meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine will provide clinicians and scientists from about the world with updated on the most current concepts in the reproductive medicine and biology.
This meeting attracts international physicians and professionals to hear presentations from distinguished academics, clinicians and scientific investigators in the field of human reproduction.

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IOP 2020

7-11 September, 2021

Chengdu, China

Postponed to 2021, the 20th World Congress of Psychophysiology will discuss different topics and the latest methodological advances in psychophysiology in order to achieve sustained interraction between basic and applied psychophysiology.

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