Networking & Events
Keep up to date and plan ahead!
All the Allied Health conferences, forums, specialty groups, social events and special days or weeks to recognise – all in one handy spot!
Let us know if you have an event coming up that should be featured here… contact us…

** CALENDAR**

2016 – AUSTRALIAN ALLIED HEALTH CONFERENCES AND FORUMS
Recover Forum – Fostering Recovery Following Debilitating Injury – 21 October, Brisbane
http://recover.edu.au/recoverforum2016/#summaries
Acquired Brain Injury Conference: Royal Rehab 8-9th November, Ryde Sydney

Conferences


e-Mental Health International Conference 17-18th November, NSW
http://www.newcastle.edu.au/research-and-innovation/global-leadership/e-mental-health
International Indigenous Allied Health Conference 1st – 3rd December 2016, Cairns QLD
www.indigenousconferences.com

DISCIPLINE SPECIFIC
Forensic Occupational Therapy Forum SA – 13-14 October 2016, Adelaide
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/sa-conferencesforums/3rd-forensic-ot-forum
Occupational Therapy Australia QLD/NT Division – Conference, 28-29 October 2016, Brisbane
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/ntqld-division-ot-conference-2016#enaug30
Occupational Therapy Dementia Forum SA, 29 October, Adelaide
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/sa-conferencesforums/2016-dementia-forum#enaug51
Occupational Therapy: Driving Into The Future – NSW, 11 November, Sydney
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/nsw-driving-forum#enaug32
Speech Pathology Australia Association’s commitment to the area of Aged Care and the extensive resources available to support members in this area – online – 22 November
www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/SPAweb/Professional_Development/National_Tour/SPAweb/Professional_Development/National_Tour/National_Tour.aspx?hkey=0c9cfef6-f362-4980-aa64-5490c4547a15

2016 – INTERNATIONAL ALLIED HEALTH CONFERENCES
The Australian & New Zealand Arts Therapy Association – Symposium, 4-6 November 2016, Christchurch
https://www.anzata.org/Info-Event

2017 – AUSTRALIAN ALLIED HEALTH CONFERENCES
National Rural Health – Conference & World Rural Health – Conference – 26-29th April 2017, 29th April-2nd May 2017, Cairns (combined)
http://ruralhealth.org.au/conferences
40th ASSBI Brain Impairment Conference – 1-3 June, Melbourne
http://www.assbi.com.au/conference_2017.html
14th Annual International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis & Psychotherapy (IARPP) Conference –
25-28 May, Sydney
https://www.anzata.org/Australia

DISCIPLINE SPECIFIC
Speech Pathology Australia – National Conference, 28-31 May 2017, Sydney
www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/SPAweb/Professional_Development/National_Conference/SPAweb/Professional_Development/National_Conference/2017/National_Conference_2017.aspx?hkey=44e3e341-0e0e-4542-acd5-c61f12dce71e
Occupational Therapy Australia – National Conference, 19-21 July 2017, Perth
http://www.otaus.com.au/news-events/id/345
World Physiotherapists & Physicians Summit – 24-26 July 2017, Melbourne
http://physicians.conferenceseries.com/
Australian Physiotherapists & Physicians Summit – 17-19 September 2017, Melbourne
http://physicians.conferenceseries.com/

2017 – INTERNATIONAL ALLIED HEALTH CONFERENCES
World Confederation for Physical Therapy – Congress, 2-7th July 2017, Cape Town
http://www.wcpt.org/congress
19th International Conference on Physiotherapy – 19-20th January 2017, London
www.waset.org/conference/2017/01/london/ICP/home
Living with Aphasia Conference – 5-6th March 2017, Coventry, United Kingdom

About us


International Cognitive-Communication Disorders Conference – 19-21st January, California USA
http://www.chapman.edu/crean/events-community-outreach/iccdc.aspx
IBIA 2017 – 12th World Congress on Brain Injury – 29th March-1st April, New Orleans, USA

International Brain Injury Association


European Arts Therapies Education – 13-16 September, Krakow, Poland
http://www.ecarte.info/conference/

HEALTH DAYS & WEEKS TO RECOGNISE
World Occupational Therapy Day 27 October
World Physiotherapy Day 8 September
Speech Pathology Week 7-13 August
World Social Work Day 15 March
World Dietician Day 8 March
http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/content/5B1AB626D704EF3ECA257BF0001F5087/$File/2016-Calendar-of-Events.pdf

NETWORKING & INTEREST GROUPS
Occupational Therapy QLD interest groups
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/qld-interest-and-regional-groups/qld-interest-groups (OTA member access required)
Occupational Therapy QLD regional groups
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/qld-interest-and-regional-groups/qld-regional-groups (OTA member access required)
Occupational Therapy VIC interest & regional groups
http://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/vic-interest-regional-groups (OTA member access required)

RECOGNITION EVENTS

ALLIED HEALTH SOCIAL EVENTS
Allied Health Support Services LAUNCH PARTY! 4 November 5-7pm Brightwater Hotel, Brightwater, Sunshine Coast