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National and International Events and Training

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

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National Suicide Prevention Conference 2019 22-25 July 2019 Melbourne Suicide Prevention Australia Attracting over 600 deligates the conference provides an opportunity to share key learnings, network and help to move the sector forward to achieve its goal of reducing the rate of suicide in Australia. Link to site
24th International Conference on Safe Communities (ICSC-24) 3-5 September 2019 Tabriz, Iran International Network of Safe Community Support Centers The International Conference will provide a precious opportunity for safe community-related researchers to foster exchanges between countries on their global distance and the goal, the countries road traffic level, experiments and experiences to pave the path for having safe communities. Link to site
Australasian Road Safety Conference 2019 25 – 27 September 2019 Adelaide Australian College of Road Safety, Austroads and the University of Adelaide With a theme of “Leading the Way – Towards Zero”, ARSC2019 will showcase the regions’ outstanding researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and industry spanning the plethora of road safety issues identified in the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety. Link to site
World Conference on Drowning Prevention 8 – 10 October South Africa International Life Saving Federations This biennial conference brings together the world’s foremost experts, research, systems and information on drowning prevention, rescue, lifesaving and water safety. The exchange, debate and development are designed to find ways to reduce death and injury in all aquatic environments worldwide. Link to site
SMA Conference 23 – 26 October 2019 Sunshine Coast Sports Medicine Australia The SMA Conference is a platform for the world’s most celebrated researchers and practitioners to network and exchange ideas. Link to site
AIPN Conference 2019 25-27 November 2019 Brisbane Australasian Injury Prevention Network The biannual Australasian Injury Prevention conference. Link to site
1st World Congress on Falls and Postural Stability 2019 4-7 December 2019 Kuala Lumpur British Geriatric Society and Malaysian Society of Geriatric Medicines The conference will help push forward the agenda of falls in older persons globally, and will certainly bring to the forefront both falls prevention and well as healthcare and social care issues associated with population ageing in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. 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