Conferences

/member-services/college-resources/conferences/

Find a surgeon

The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.

 

Conferences overview

This page lists Australian, New Zealand and overseas conferences of interest to surgeons. Please note that these activities may not have been approved for RACS CPD Points as they may not have been submitted for evaluation by the respective providers. For conferences that have been approved for College CPD Points, please see Approved CME Activities.

The Calendar is a separate listing of meetings, workshops, courses and key events run by the College. This page includes conferences and events which are managed by the Conferences and Events Department who provide an event management service.

If your surgical conference is not listed, please contact us.

Conference listings:

Surgery conferences
Cardiothoracic Surgery
General Surgery
Neurosurgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Paediatric Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Urology
Vascular Surgery
Medical conferences


back to top

Surgery conferences

Australia/NZ

  • Cowlishaw Symposium
    15 October 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • RACS Queensland ASM combined with the Queensland Health Forum and Trauma Symposium
    4-6 November 2016 / Brisbane QLD / Email / Accommodation / Provisional program (PDF 1.15MB) / Registration
  • Surgical Humidification Research Symposium
    6-9 December 2016 / Auckland NZC / Website

Overseas

  • Annual Combined Surgical Meeting 2016
    27 August 2016 / Singapore / Website
  • 2nd World Congress on Controversies in Breast Cancer (CoBrCa)
    8-11 September 2016 / Barcelona SPAIN / Website

back to top

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • ANZSCTS Annual Scientific Meeting 
    6-9 November 2016 / Cairns QLD / Website

Overseas

  • No listings at present

back to top

General Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • Colorectal Cancer - A multidisciplinary approach
    18-19 August 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • Locoregional Melanoma 2016 - Multidisciplinary Management of Locoregionally Advanced Melanomo
    26-27 August 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • Vein Treatment 2016
    3-4 September 2016 / Westmead NSW / Website
  • Leura 8 International Breast Cancer Conference
    25-29 October 2016 / Westmead NSW / Website
  • GSA 2016 Victorian Trainees' Weekend
    11-13 November 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • Sydney Colorectal Surgery Meeting
    19 November 2016 / Sydney NSW / Email | Flyer | Provisional Program (PDF1.3MB)
  • General Surgeons Australia Generic Surgical Science Examination Preparation Course
    3-4 December 2016 / Melbourne VIC/ Website

Overseas

  • No listings at present

back to top

Neurosurgery

Australia/NZ

  • Neurosurgical Society of Australasia Annual Scientific Meeting
    31 August - 2 September 2016 / Sydney NSW / Website

Overseas

  • No listings at present

back to top

Orthopaedic Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • AOA & NZOA Annual Scientific Meeting 2016
    9-13 October 2016 / Cairns QLD / Website

Overseas

  • No listings at present

back to top

Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • ANZHNCS Annual Scientific Meeting and the IFHNOS 2016 World Tour
    25-27 October 2016 / Auckland NZ / Website
  • The Australian Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting 2017
    23-26 March 2017 / Adelaide SA / Website

Overseas 

  • No listings at present

back to top

Paediatric Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • No listing at present

Overseas

  • No listing at present

back to top

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • Locoregional Melanoma 2016 - Multidisciplinary Management of Locoregionally Advanced Melanoma
    26-27 August 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website

Overseas

  • 4th World Plastic Surgery Congress
    24-26 November 2016 / Monaco / Website

back to top

Urology

Australia/NZ

  • No listings at present

Overseas

  • No listings at present

back to top

Vascular Surgery

Australia/NZ

  • No listings at present

Overseas

  • No listings at present

back to top

Medical conferences

Australia/NZ

  • End of Life Care Symposium
    25 August 2016 / Sydney NSW / Website
  • Australasian College of Road Safety Conference 2016
    6-8 September 2016 / Canberra ACT / Website
  • International Emergency Care Conference
    7-8 September 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • The Alfred Emergency & Trauma Centre Resuscitation Update
    9 September 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • APAC Forum 2016
    14-16 September 2016 / Sydney NSW / Website
  • AGITG Trials in Action 2016
    14-16 September 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators Conference
    12-15 October 2016 / Brisbane QLD/ Website
  • The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Radiologists 67th Annual Scientific Meeting
    13-16 October 2016 / Gold Coast QLD/ Website
  • 1st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Rehabilitation Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand
    16-19 October 2016 / Melbourne VIC/ Website
  • ANZICS/ACCCN Intensive Care Annual Scientific Meeting 2016
    20-22 October 2016 / Perth WA/ Website
  • The Leura 8 International Breast Cancer Conference
    25-29 October 2016 / Sydney NSW / Website
  • Integrated Emergency Care for the Older Persons Summit
    26-28 October 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • Engaging frontline staff in changing clinical practice
    28 October 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • The Australasian Melanoma Conference 2016
    28-29 October 2016 / Sydney NSW / Website
  • Benign Breast Disease Symposium
    12 November 2016 / Melbourne VIC / Website
  • Annual Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Pain Society Inc.
    2-4 March 2017 / Nelson NZ / Website

Overseas

  • 2nd World Congress on Controversies in Breast Cancer (CoBrCa)
    8-11 September 2016 / Barcelona, Spain / Website
  • Wound Care 2016
    12-13 September 2016 / San Antonio, Texas, USA / Website

back to top