Upcoming Conferences

In light of the evolving situation surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak around the world and here in Australia, it is recommended you check with the conference organiser below for information about their conference plans.


2021 ACNEM Healthy Ageing Conference

12 & 19 June, 2021

Chatswood, Australia

The Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM) Healthy Ageing Conference is the pre-eminent Australasian conference for nutritional and environmental medicine. Livestreamed and face-to-face, ACNEM’s Four Pillars of Health (diet/nutrition, sleep, physical activity and environmental factors) provide the framework by which this conference will explore the health issues that can arise as we age, and importantly, what healthcare practitioners can do to assist patients recover and age well.

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ICRS 2021

21-24 June, 2021

Virtual (Online)

The 31st 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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APIC 2021

28-30 June, 2021

Virtual (Online)

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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AIDA20-21

30-2 July, 2021

Gold Coast, Australia

The Australian Indigenous Doctors’ Association (AIDA) conference will bring together doctors, researchers, students, medical bodies and organisations working towards improving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and health workforce. The theme for this years conference is Powerful Voice.

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International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Phytochemistry 2021

12-14 July, 2021

Virtual (Online)

The International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Phytochemistry brings together international experts, researchers, clinicians and decision-makers from academia and industry to exchange knowledge, experience and latest research findings in traditional medicine and phytochemistry. Key themes for this years conference is Women's Knowledge: Traditional Medicine and Nature and Traditional Medicine in Australia.

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AAIC 2021

26-30 July, 2021

Denver, US

Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2021 brings together the world’s leading basic science and clinical researchers early career investigators, clinicians and the care research community to share advancements that will lead to methods of prevention and treatment, and improvements in diagnosis for Alzheimer’s disease.

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MOGA ASM 2021

5-8 August, 2021

Virtual (Online)

MOGA’s 2021 Online Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) of the Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA) will bring together Australian leaders in medical oncology and invited international members to consider the future of oncology from the perspective of new therapeutic and treatment options. This years focus is Future of oncology: Improving outcomes through innovation.

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CSANZ 2021

5-8 August, 2021

Adelaide, Australia

The 69th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand will be held in conjunction with the 43rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Heart Research. Hosted by CSANZ NSW the Annual Meeting is the major forum for the exchange of ideas and for discussion around clinical and basic research issues, including the latest developments in basic mechanisms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease.

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Collaborate Innovate 2021

9-11 August, 2021

Canberra, Australia

The Cooperative Research Centres Association (CRCA) annual conference is a leading conference on business-research collaboration and engagement. The meeting gives an opportunity for researchers, educators and industry people to network and gain valuable insights regarding the nature of cooperative research ventures. The conference will explore the importance of business and industry working with researchers to create innovation, and how to foster these relationships..

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2021 UIC Australian Medicinal Cannabis Symposium

13-15 August, 2021

Twin Waters, Australia

The 2021 United in Compassion (UIC) Australian Medicinal Cannabis Symposium aims to bridge the information gap by promoting and showcasing global and domestic research and placing patient issues on the political, regulatory and clinical agendas.

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IMMH 2021

26-29 August, 2021

Atlanta, US

The 12th annual conference for the Integrative Medicine for Mental Health (IMMH) Conference 2021 is the only conference dedicated to integrative medicine for mental health, with a primary focus on how to best support optimal brain health and function. Over the four-day international conference, practitioners will be given a holistic approach to successfully diagnose and treat underlying issues contributing to neurological, behavioural, and psychiatric disorders.

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11th International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society

2-3 September, 2021

Paris, France

The 9th International Conference on Health, Wellness, & Society features research that addresses the special focus Advancing Health and Equity: Best Practices in an International Perspective. The conference has a strong commitment to providing opportunities for conference participants to interact, converse, and learn from each other, with a number of session types designed specifically to promote interactions among members of the Research Network.

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ASPOG 2021

3-5 September, 2021

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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WCE2021

3-6 September, 2021

Melbourne, Australia

Held every three years, the World Congress 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‚Äźmakers and practitioners.

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15th World Congress on Inflammation

5-8 September, 2021

Rome, Italy

The 14th World Congress on Inflammation will share and enhance knowledge about the latest advancements in inflammation research, its challenges and opportunities, collaborations and advancements.

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Australasian HIV&AIDS and Sexual Health Conference 2021

6-9 September, 2021

Virtual (Online)

The Australasian Sexual Health Conference 2021 aims to improve national and local responses to sexual health issues by strengthening the support network for the sexual health workforce. The online format will bring 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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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 interaction between basic and applied psychophysiology.

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Sydney Cancer Conference 2021

9-10 September, 2021

Virtual (Online)

Hosted in partnership by Sydney Catalyst, The Kids Cancer Alliance, Sydney-West Translational Cancer Research Centre and Sydney Vital, features all areas of cancer research – basic biomedical, public health, clinical and psychosocial – making the latest information and research available to researchers, clinicians, students, consumers and members of the public alike.

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FSA Annual Scientific Meeting 2021

11-15 September, 2021

Sydney, Australia

Hosted by the Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ), the 2021 FSA Annual Scientific Meeting will bring together experts in reproductive health from around the world to present research and discuss new technologies and treatments.

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FSA Annual Scientific Meeting 2021

11-15 September, 2021

Sydney, Australia

Hosted by the Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ), the 2021 FSA Annual Scientific Meeting will bring together experts in reproductive health from around the world to present research and discuss new technologies and treatments.

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SIO 2021 International Conference

24-26 September, 2021

Baltimore, US

The Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) 18th International Conference presents new findings in integrative oncology from healthcare/scientific disciplines that have the potential to transform cancer care internationally. The theme for 2021 is The Science of Living Well with Cancer.

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9th BioCeuticals Research Symposium

1-3 October, 2021

Melbourne, Australia

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8RRHSS

6-7 October, 2021

Canberra, Australia

The 8th Rural and Remote Health Scientific Symposium is brought to you by the Australian Rural Health Education Network (ARHEN), the Federation of Rural Australian Medical Educators (FRAME), the Lowitja Institute and the National Rural Health Alliance (NRHA).

It will bring together the rural and remote health research sector with policy makers and others in the government and non-government sectors to shape the future of rural and remote health research. The theme of the symposium is Connecting research, practice and communities.

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CMA Annual Conference & 22nd Annual Awards

7 October, 2021

Sydney, Australia

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Sleep DownUnder 2021

10-13 October, 2021

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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GPH 2021

11-12 October, 2021

Bali, Indonesia

The 6th International Conference on Global Public Health (GPH) 2021 will brings together global public health specialists, experts and practitioners to present on a broad range of topics. The theme for this years conference is Preventing the global epidemic: Chronic lifestyle disease.

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AIHM 2021

14-17 October, 2021

Perth, Australia

The annual AIHM Annual Integrative Health & Medicine Conference features four 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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RMA21

20-23 October, 2021

Perth, Australia

Hosted by the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) and the Rural Doctors Association of Australia (RDAA), the Rural Medicine Australia (RMA) conference 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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European Congress for Integrative Medicine

5-7 November, 2021

London, UK

The European Congress for Integrative Medicine facilitates the advancement of healthcare by combining conventional medicine with evidence-informed lifestyle, complementary and traditional approaches. The conference brings together medical practitioners, healthcare professionals, therapists, researchers and health politicians, and aims to present the latest evidence-informed research and applications in integrative medicine.

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IEPA2021

9-11 November, 2021

Virtual (Online)

The IEPA 2021 Virtual conference will bring together the world’s leading experts in early intervention in mental health and research, acting as a forum for ideas to be exchanged, experiences shared, knowledge developed and innovation inspired.

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Neuroscience 2021

13-17 November, 2021

Chicago, US

SfN's 50th annual meeting is the premier venue for neuroscientists to present emerging science, learn from experts, forge collaborations with peers, explore new tools and technologies, and advance careers.

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Happiness & Its Causes 2021

15-16 November, 2021

Sydney, Australia

Happiness & Its Causes 2021 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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COSA's 48th Annual Scientific Meeting

16-18 November, 2021

Melbourne, Australia

The theme for the 2021 ASM is Cancer care and research: Learning from the past and improving the future with a clinical theme of immunotherapy.

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Reshaping the Microbiome through Nutrition

17-19 November, 2021

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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2021 IAHA National Conference

29-2 December, 2021

Sunshine Coast, Australia

The IAHA National Conference brings together the largest Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied health workforce audience to network, create personal and cultural connections, and to hear from leaders across fields.

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42nd SMHR Conference

1-3 December, 2021

Hobart, Australia

The 42nd Annual Society for Mental Health Research (SMHR) Conference will bring together people and organisations 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 mental health research. The theme for this year is Breaking Down Silos.

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ANS 2021

6-8 December, 2021

Melbourne, Australia

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ICHTM 2022

8-9 February, 2022

Amsterdam, Netherlands

The International Conference on Herbal and Traditional Medicine (ICHTM) conference aims to to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Herbal and Traditional Medicine.

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CannX 2022

14-15 March, 2022

Tel Aviv, Israel

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Med-Cannabis 2022

12-13 May, 2022

Copenhagen, Denmark

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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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2022 ICIMH

23-26 May, 2022

Phoenix, US

The mission of the Congress 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 Advancing Healthcare Together: Inclusive. Informed. Integrated.

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53rd TCM Kongress Rothenburg

24-28 May, 2022

Rothenburg, Germany

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The 53rd TCM Kongress Rothenburg will take place from May 24th to 28th, 2022 and will be carried out as a hybrid congress, with many courses taking place live in Rothenburg and being streamed in parallel.

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APIC 2022

13-15 June, 2022

Indiana, US

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IICMC 2022

10-11 September, 2022

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ASI 2022

29-2 December, 2022

Melbourne, Australia

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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