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External Events and Training

This calendar provides a list of upcoming injury prevention events and training running worldwide.

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IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport 12 – 14 March 2020 Monaco International Olympic Committee As the triennial conference for those interested in the clinical aspects of the prevention of injury in sport, this conference will bring together the global sport and exercise medicine community. Link to site
Preventative Health Conference 2020 13 – 15 March 2020 Perth Public Health Association Australia The theme of the conference is “CAN DO PREVENTION: effective action in a volatile world”. Link to site
WA Rural Health Conference 2020 21 – 22 March 2020 Perth Rural Health West With a conference theme of “Beyond 2020, health innovations” this conference will focus on the future of health and how technology will affect the treatment of patients. Link to site
WACOSS Conference 2020 7 May 2020 Perth WA Council of Social Service The 2020 WACOSS conference will be a space to explore the crossroads the WA community service sector, and wider society, currently find outselves at. Link to site
7th Rural and Remote Health Scientific Symposium 25 – 26 May 2020 Alice Springs National Rural Health Alliance With a theme of “shaping the future” this conference will bring together the rural and remote health research sector with poliy makers to shape the future of rural and remote health research. Link to site
National Suicide Prevention Conference 2020 20 – 23 July 2020 Canberra Suicide Prevention Australia This conference brings together over 600 delegates from Australia and overseas. In 2020 the conference theme “One Voice – One Vision” reflects the need for a unified approach in our quest to reduce suicide rates. Link to site
The 21st International Mental Health Conference 29 – 31 July 2020 Gold Coast Mental Health Australia Further details to come. Link to site
2020 Australasian Road Safety Conference 16 – 18 September 2020 Melbourne Australian College of Road Safety The theme for the 2020 conference is “Towards Zero – a fresh approach”. Link to site
16th World Congress on Public Health 2020 12 – 17 October 2020 Rome, Italy World Federation of Public Health Associations The theme of the 2020 Congress is “Public health for the future of humanity: analysis, advocacy, and action”. Link to site
World Trauma 2020 26 – 30 October 2020 Brisbane Australasian Trauma Society Further details to come. Link to site
World Safety 2020 8-11 November 2020 Adelaide Public Health Association of Australia World Safety 2020 aims to bring together the global injury prevention community to continue the successful world conferences highlighting the important research, work and advocacy in injury prevention and safety promotion. Link to site
9th Biennial Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference 29 November – 1 December 2020 Auckland Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Society This conference will; present world leading research and new evidence to drive practice, provide professional upskilling to improve fall prevention and enable community engagement and networking with colleagues, health providers, stakeholders, funders and planners. Link to site