Abstracts can be submitted (from mid-April to mid-July 2016) for:
All accepted abstracts are published in the online Internal Medicine Journal and these can be accessed on the ASCIA website.
A certificate of attendance is provided to each delegate and is included in the registration envelope, together with a receipt for the registration payment.
A limited number of travel scholarships of $500 each are awarded (during the conference) to advanced trainees who reside outside of the region and have submitted an abstract for a poster and/or clinical grand round presentation.
Awards of $1,000 each for selected posters and clinical grand round presentations will be presented at the end of the conference. After the conference these are listed on the ASCIA website.
In the event of industrial disruption or a natural disaster the meeting organisers cannot be held responsible for any losses incurred by delegates.
The program is correct at the time of printing; however the organisers reserve the right to alter the program if necessary.
The dress code is smart casual throughout the conference and cocktail for the Gala Dinner.
The exhibition for the ASCIA 2016 conference will run for 3 days, from Wednesday 14 – Friday 16 September 2016 and all lunches and tea breaks will be served in the exhibition area.
There will not be any exhibition on the Tuesday or Saturday.
Delegates are encouraged to visit the ASCIA 2016 exhibition stands throughout the conference.
Registration is available online (from mid-April 2016) at www.ascia2016.com. Special rates are available for ASCIA members, medical students and delegates from developing countries.
It is the policy that the ASCIA 2016 conference is smoke-free, including all related social functions.
ASCIA 2016 Welcome Function
Wednesday 14 September, 17.30 to 18.30, Gold Coast Convention Centre
ASCIA 2016 Gala Dinner
Thursday 15 September, 18.30 to 23.00, venue TBC
ASCIA 2016 Closing Function (including award presentations)
Friday 16 September, 17.30-18.30, Gold Coast Convention Centre
Please provide details of any special diet, special needs or disability assistance required when you register.
Regular flights to the Gold Coast (Coolangatta) and Brisbane airports are available from capital cities throughout Australia and New Zealand.