Events calendar

The ASMR holds the following events each year:

  • our state-based ASMR Medical Research Week ® (4 – 11 June 2021) features the ASMR medalist tour, public outreach events (including cinema events, meet a scientist dinners and community lectures), career events for high school and tertiary students, schools visits, an on-line schools quiz, scientific meetings and professional development programmes for medical researchers held across the country, with the range of events continuing to grow every year; and
  • the ASMR National Scientific Conference (2021 dates and details TBC)

In addition, the following meetings or seminars are being held  in 2021. Please click on the meeting name for the latest information about these virtual and face-to-face events:

Date                     Meetings
2 – 4 July 2021
(Sydney, NSW)
The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia
Pathology Update 2021: Re: Cracking the Code
23rd July, 2021
(02:00 PM in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney)

Sydney Children’s Hospital

Advanced therapeutics: When a Virus is the Cure – phage therapy & mini lungs


20 – 22 July 2021
(Brisbane, Qld)
Australian & New Zealand Obesity Society
ANZOS 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting
23 – 25 July 2021
Australian Diabetes Society
Joint Annual Scientific Meeting 2021 of the Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society and Society of Obstetric Medicine of Australia and New Zealand
27 – 30 July 2021
Cairns, Qld
Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
ACEM Winter Symposium 2021
6 – 8 August 2021
(Adelaide, SA)
Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand
CSANZ 69th Annual Scientific Meeting
11 – 13 August 2021
(Brisbane, Qld)
Australian Diabetes Society and Australian Diabetes Educators Association
2021 Australasian Diabetes Congress
14 – 17 August 2021
(Adelaide, SA)
Human Genetics Society of Australasia
HGSA 44th Annual Scientific Meeting: From Promise to Precision: Beyond a 2020 Vision
30 August – 1 September 2021
Australian & New Zealand Society of Nephrology
ANZSN 56th Annual Scientific Meeting
15-11 September 2021
(Sydney, NSW)
Fertility Society of Australia
FSA Annual Scientific Meeting
16 – 19 September 2021
(Melbourne, Vic)
The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Radiologists
RANZCR Annual Scientific Meeting 2021
19 – 22 September 2021
(Adelaide, SA)
Haematology Society of Australia & New Zealand (with the Australian & New Zealand Society of Blood Transfusion and the Thrombosis and Haemostasis Society of Australia & New Zealand)
Blood 2021
October 2021
(Sydney, NSW)
Australian & New Zealand Orthopaedic Research Society
ANZORS 26th Annual Conference
(dates to be confirmed)
10 – 13 October 2021
(Brisbane, Qld)
Australasian Sleep Association
Sleep DownUnder 2021
12 – 14 October 2021
Australian & New Zealand Bone & Mineral Society
ANZBMS 30th Annual Scientific Meeting
21 – 24 November 2021
(Melbourne, Vic)
ANZ Bone & Mineral Society with the Endocrine Society of Australia and The Society for Reproductive Biology
Joint Annual Scientific Meeting
21 – 24 November 2021
(Gold Coast)
Australian Physiological Society
AUPS 60th Diamond Jubilee Conference
22 – 23 November 2021

The Australian Society for Medical Research

ASMR 60th Diamond Jubilee Conference

Inspiration to Implementation

22 – 25 November 2021
(Christchurch, NZ)
Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
16th Congress of the Federation of Asian and Oceanian Biochemists and Molecular Biologists
23 – 26 November 2021
(Melbourne, Vic)
Australian Vascular Biology Society with the High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia and the
Australian Atherosclerosis Society

2021 AVBS Annual Scientific Meeting
29 November – 2 December 2021
(Sydney, NSW)
Australian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists
ASCEPT 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting: 20/20 Hindsight – creating a sustainable future
for pharmacology and toxicology
1 – 3 December 2021
(Hobart, Tas)
Society of Mental Health Research
42nd Annual SHMR Conference: Breaking Down the Silos