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This list details national and international conferences related to palliative care. If you are aware of a relevant conference that should be included, please contact us at





Australian 2017

28th Annual Supportive and Pallliative Care Conference
June 2
Penrith, New South Wales

International Conference on Opioids
June 11-13
Boston, USA

Cancer Nurses Society of Australia 20th Annual Congress
June 15-17
Adelaide, South Australia

4th International Conference on Ageing in a Foreign Land
June 21-23
Adelaide, South Australia

Transitions - Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators Conference
July 11-14
Adelaide, South Australia

Australasian College for Emergency Medicine Winter Symposium
July 26-29
Rowland Flat, South Australia

Lancet Summit: COPD and lung cancer
July 28-29
Perth, Western Australia

Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA) Conference
August 6-9
Brisbane, Queensland

Primary Health Care Research Conference
August 7-9
Brisbane, Queensland

6th Annual International Emergency Care Conference
September, 6-7
Melbourne, Victoria

2017 Palliative Care Australia Conference
September 6-8
Adelaide, South Australia

Australian Association of Practice Managers National Conference
October, 24-27
Perth, Western Australia

GP17 RACGP Annual conference
October, 26-28
Sydney, New South Wales

10th Health Services and Policy Research Conference
November, 1-3
Gold Coast, Queensland

November 13-17
Sydney, NSW

International 2017

International Death, Grief and Bereavement Conference
June 5-7
La Crosse, USA

International Conference on Opioids
Call for Presentations
June 11-13
Boston, USA

ICELC 2017: 19th International Conference on End of Life Care
June 28-9
Dubai, UAE

Alzheimer's Association International Conference® (AAIC®) 2017
July 16-20
London, UK

16th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics
July 21-25
Xiamen, China

IAGG 2017
July 23-27
San Francisco, USA

Asia Pacific Hospice Conference
July 26-29

IPOS 2017
August 14-19
Berlin, Germany

ACPEL 2017
September 6-9
Banff, Canada

2nd International Conference on End of Life Law, Ethics, Policy and Practice
September 13-15
Halifax, Canada

Public Health and Palliative Care International Conference
September 17-20
Ottowa, Canada

The Annual Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Conference 2017
October 6
London, UK

Palliative Care Nurses New Zealand Conference 2017
October 9-10
Wellington, NZ

Australian 2018

Moving Care from Hospital to Community: navigating the bumps
March 21-23
Sydney, New South Wales

International 2018

February 23-25
Jawaharlal, India

9th World Congress of the World Institute of Pain (WIP)
May 9-12
Dublin, Ireland

Last updated 29 May 2017