Conferences provide opportunities for ongoing professional development.

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

15th World Congress on Public Health: Voices, Vision, Action
April 3-7
Melbourne, Victoria

A world of Rural Health - 14th National Rural Health Conference 2017
April 26-2 May
Cairns, Queensland

2017 NSW Palliative Care Volunteer Conference
May 19
Maitland, New South Wales

Speech Pathology Australia National Conference
May 28-31
International Convention Centre, Sydney

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

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

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

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

November 13-17
Sydney, NSW

International 2017

EAPC 2017
May 18-20
Madrid, Spain

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

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

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

Australian 2018


International 2018

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

Last updated 28 March 2017