ANZSGM ASM 2018 Cutting Edge: Optimising the Journey for Older Surgical Patients 27-29 June 2018 Sydney Australia


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2018 Australian Pain Society 38th and New Zealand Pain Society Conjoint Annual  Scientific Meeting

International Convention Centre Sydney, NSW, Australia

Dates 8 - 11 April 2018                                         

Contact: Conference Secretariat: DC Conferences, +612 9954 4400   or


The Australian and New Zealand Pain Societies welcome you to the 2018 conjoint Annual Scientific Meeting. The conference invites you to Collaborate. Educate. Disseminate.  Collaborate with the many professions that are involved with pain and pain management; educate alongside clinicians and researchers across many different aspects of pain management; and leave the conference enabled to make a difference in your sphere of work.

This is the only multidisciplinary conference in Australia offering insights into the complex nature of pain management from a variety of medical, nursing and allied health perspectives. The Scientific Program Committee has put together a diverse range of speakers.  Confirmed international speakers are Professor Stephen McMahon (Kings College, London: neuro-immune processes), Professor Lisbet Goubert (Ghent University, Netherlands; inter-personal relationships in chronic pain) and Dr Tonya Palermo (University of Washington; paediatric pain); all are highly engaging presenters, and true experts in their fields.  Plenary lectures will also be given by outstanding speakers from across Australia and New Zealand, covering topics such as neuromodulation, rehabilitation and psychological approaches to pain management, placebo, pain across the ages, indigenous pain management and much more. 

Important Dates

Call for Abstracts open:
Monday, 27 November 2017

Early Bird Registration Opens:
Monday, 4 December 2017

Call for Abstracts Closes:
Friday, 23 March 2018

Notification of Abstracts:
April 2018

Close of Early Bird Registration:
Friday, 27 April 2018

27 - 29 June 2018


Host Organisation



Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM)

145 Macquarie Street

Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Tel: +61 2 9256 5460

Fax: +61 2 9241 3458



Twitter Conference Secretariat
International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd

183 Albion Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010
Tel: +61 2 9368 1200
Fax: +61 2 9368 1500

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