July 2018

National Pain Week 2018 – Official launch and National Pain Survey results announced

23 July 2018 10-12pm, Sydney Park Pavilion, RSVP ben@chronicpainaustralia.org.au by Fri 20 July.

Project Air Strategy for Personality Disorders (partnership between the Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute at the University of Wollongong and the NSW Ministry for Health and Local NSW Health Districts) 3 hour workshop

Monday 23rd July 2018, 1.30 – 4.30pm, RPAH at the KPEC (large conference room 4.2)

RSVP by contacting Michelle Cook, Clinical Nurse Specialist, RPAH Pain Management Centre, Tel: 95159744.

2018 International Social Pharmacy Workshop. The changing landscape of social pharmacy: balancing safety, technology, efficiency and outcomes.

23 – 26 July 2018, Belgium, Lueven – link

Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity – 2 free half-day seminars

Role of lay and community health workers in improving access to health and social care for those who need it most. 25th & 26th July at UNSW, Sydney – link

Safety and Quality in Paediatric Care Event & Medication Safety Event

25-26 July 2018, Brisbane – link

Children’s Healthcare Australasia (CHA) 2 Day Medication Safety event

26 – 27 July 2018, Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, South Brisbane – link

Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society (ANZICS) Safety and Quality – Deteriorating Patient Conference

30 – 31 July 2018, Sofitel Melbourne on Collins- link

August 2018

Charles Perkins Centre (CPC) Westmead Annual Research and Networking Forum

Theme: Impact of weight across lifespan

Monday 6 August 9am to 3pm – Save the date here

Westmead Association Hospital Week: Medication Safety Symposium

Friday 31 August 2018, 2-5pm, Westmead Education and Conference Centre, Westmead Hospital

Contact: Georgette Hanna: georgette.hanna@sydney.edu.au

September 2018

International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, ‘Pharmacy: transforming outcomes!’

2-6th Sep 2018, Glasgow, Scotland. – link

7th Rural Health & Research Congress 2018

5 – 7 Sep 2018, Tamworth, abstracts close on Friday 25 May 2018 – link

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and the British Medical Journal (BMJ) 23rd International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare – link

10-12th Sept 2018, Melbourne. Submission for poster abstract closes on 25th April 2018

International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology 2018 Congress (IATDMCT 2018)

16th – 18th September 2018, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre – link

Pain Interest Group Nursing Issues – Annual Professional Development Day

Friday 21st Sept 2018, 8 – 4pm, at the Sydney Masonic Centre – link

ISQua 35th International Conference 2018 ‘Heads, Hearts and Hands: Weaving the Fabric of Quality and Safety’

23rd-26th September 2018, Kuala Lumpur – link

Medicine Quality & Public Health Conference

23 – 28 Sep 2018, Oxford, UK – link

October 2018

The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) and International Hospital Federation (IHF) 42nd World Hospital Congress

10-12th October 2018, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre – link

ISMP Medication Safety Intensive workshop

11 & 12 October 2018, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Register here

November 2018

National Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Forum 2018

1-2 Nov 2018, University of Melbourne, registrations open in June 2018 – link

11th Medication Safety Conference 2018

2nd – 4th November, Abu Dhabi, UAE, abstract submission close 16th August 2018 – link

SHPA Medicines Management 2018, the 44th SHPA National Conference Brisbane

22-25 November 2018 link

Abstract submissions close 13 July 2018. Earlybird registrations close 21 Sept 2018.

NHMRC: 7th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

27 – 28 November 2018, Sydney. Call for abstracts close 11 May 2018 – link

February 2019

Australian Society for Antimicrobials – Antimicrobials 2019

21 – 23 Feb 2019, Sheraton on the Park, Sydney, details available in July 2018 – link