Can you believe it’s March already? It’s a pretty packed month and looking ahead on the calendar, the year shows no signs of slowing down. Here’s a selection of key dates and events coming up in the near future.
GET YOUR SUBMISSIONS IN
Abstract submissions close on 23 March for the Aged & Community Services Association of NSW & ACT State Conference, to be held in Sydney on 10-11 May.
Abstract and poster submissions for the Centre for Ageing and Pastoral Studies (CAPS) Conference also close on 23 March and must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The conference will be held in Canberra in September.
MARCH EVENTS ROUNDUP
On Thursday 15 March in Sydney, Guild Accountants will present a forum on the aged care reforms designed by the Productivity Commission, specifically how they will impact funding and finance. Email email@example.com or call 02 8226 6182
Down in Hobart, Tasmania’s Better Practice Conference also begins on the 15th, presented by the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency.
On 16 March, Latrobe Regional Hospital in Traralgon, Victoria plays host to a clinical care forum called Best Care for Older People – What is the latest? Presented by the Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG) and Monash University, with support from the Continence Foundation.
The AAG are also co-hosting the ‘Ageing Well’ Rural Conference with the Aged and Community Services Association of NSW & ACT, on 19-20 March in Dubbo.
The Aged Care Queensland State Conference kicks off on 20 March at the Gold Coast, while Sydney has its fair share of events as well, including the National Telemedicine Summit, which starts on 22 March, with pre-conference workshops the day before.
PLEASE SEE THE LISTINGS BELOW FOR MORE EVENTS IN MARCH AND APRIL
27th International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International
Forum: Productivity Commission Impacts on Funding and Finance
Presented by Guild Accountants
Westpac Bank, 275 kent St Sydney
T: 02 8226 6182
Regional Clinical Update Forum: Best Care for Older People – What is the Latest?
Presented by AAG Vic and Monash University (Gippsland) with the support of the Continence Foundation
Latrobe Regional Hospital, 9.30am – 4.30pm
T: 03 8387 2305
AAG & ACS Rural Conference
1st World Congress on Healthy Ageing
"Evolution: Holistic Ageing in an Age of Change"
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
T: +603 2072 2600
Aged Care Queensland State Conference and Trade Exhibition 2012
'Mission possible - should you choose to accept it'
20-23 March 2012
Jupiters, Gold Coast
T: 07 3725 5588
4th Annual National Telemedicine Summit
Sydney Marriott Hotel
T: 02 9080 4090
Aged Care Summit Australia
26 - 28 March 2012
Dockside Cockle Bay Wharf
T: 02 9021 8808
2012 Ageing in America Conference
Presented by American Society on Ageing
28 March – 1 April
Washington DC, USA
23rd Annual South-eastern Student Mentoring Conference in Gerontology and Geriatrics
SAGE South Africa Study Tour 2012 Aged Care Study Tour
Proposed tour. Register your interest now.
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3rd Ageing Asia Investment Forum
Age-friendly Communities - Housing, health and seniors' care
10-13 April 2012
Grand Hyatt Hotel
T: (65) 6441 0474
Inaugural Homelessness Research Conference
Presented by AHURI and RMIT University
Jasper Hotel, 489 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
T: 03 9660 2308
Information Technology in Aged Care
"Smart Technology for Modern Aged Care: delivering change"
Melbourne Park Function Centre
T:08 9405 7171