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

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Psychological First Aid- A Whole Person Approach Ongoing E-Learning UnitingCare Training Queensland In the following course you will learn how to provide psychological first aid to individuals in acute distress using the Lifeline 3R model: Recognise, Respond and Refer.

This model is applicable in a range of contexts including the workplace, disaster response, critical incidents such as vehicle accidents, assaults, robberies, terrorism and community violence. When appropriately applied, psychological first aid reduces the initial distress experienced in the aftermath of a traumatic incident, and supports short and long term adaptive functioning.

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16th World Congress on Public Health 2020 12 – 17 October 2020 Online 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
Australian Public Health Conference 2020 19 – 30 October 2020 Online Public Health Association Australia Public Health Action: Response to bushfires, climate and coronavirus. Link to site
The 21st International Mental Health Conference 12 – 14 November 2020 Gold Coast Mental Health Australia Further details to come. Link to site
Preventative Health Conference 2021  2021 Perth Public Health Association Australia The theme of the conference is “CAN DO PREVENTION: effective action in a volatile world”. Link to site
The Mental Health Services Conference 9 – 12 February 2021 Perth The MHS Learning Network Celebrating 30 years, the 2021 conference will focus on the theme of “balancing the system”. Link to site
World Trauma 2021 14 – 18 February 2021 Brisbane Australasian Trauma Society Further details to come. Link to site
WACOSS Conference 2021 23 February 2021 Perth WA Council of Social Services With a theme of Building a better way back together, the 2021 WACOSS conference will be a space to explore the crossroads the WA community service sector, and wider society, currently find ourselves at. Link to site
Australasian Road Safety Conference 2021 28-30 September 2021 Melbourne Australian College of Road Safety TBC
9th Biennial Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference 28 – 30 November 2021 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
World Safety 2022 27 – 30 November 2022 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