Final program updated!

Planning for the Population Health Congress 2015 program is well underway with our line up of exciting international and local speakers already confirmed. 

To download the congress program matrix , click here.
For further information on the congress sub-themes, please click here.


Program theme - "One vision, many voices"

The theme for the 2015 congress is “One vision, many voices”. This theme will be explored and discussed through the following six sub themes:



The program will include international and nationally recognised experts who will inspire and provoke conversation.  It is expected that some 600+ abstracts will be received from across Australia, New Zealand and internationally, bringing together knowledge, debate, conversation and learning amongst participants from across the health industry.

 

Congress schedule outline

Following is the congress schedule outline.  Please click here to view the final program in full.  Find out more about our confirmed speakers by clicking here.

Sunday 6 September 2015

11:00-15:00

PHAA Board Meeting                                                                                             Harbour View 1

16:00-19:30

Registration open Mezzanine level

10:00-17:00

Exhibition bump-in Federation ballroom

18:00-19:30

Welcome reception Federation ballroom

Monday 7 September 2015

06:30-18:30

Registration open Mezzanine level

10:00-17:30

Exhibition open Federation ballroom

07:00-08:20

Morning workshops Breakout spaces

08:30-10:30

Opening plenary & Welcome to Country Concert Hall

10:30-11:00

Morning tea - posters session 1 and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

11:00-12:30

Concurrent session 1Breakout spaces

12:30-14:00

Lunch – posters and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

14:00-16:00

Concurrent session 2 Breakout spaces

16:00-16:30

Afternoon tea - posters and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

16:30-17:30

Concurrent session 3 Breakout spaces

17:45-18:30

Congress oration Concert Hall

18:30

Close of day 1 Concert Hall

Tuesday 8 September 2015

06:30-17:30

Registration open Mezzanine level

10:00-17:30

Exhibition open Federation ballroom

07:00-08:20

Morning workshops Breakout spaces

08:30-10:30

Plenary session Concert Hall

10:30-11:00

Morning tea - posters and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

11:00-12:30

Concurrent session 4 Breakout spaces

12:30-14:00

Lunch – poster session 2 and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

14:00-16:00

Concurrent session 5 Breakout spaces

16:00-16:30

Afternoon tea - posters and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

16:30-17:30

Concurrent session 6 Breakout spaces

17:30

Close of day 2

19:00-23:59

Congress dinner  Princes Wharf 1

Wednesday 9 September 2015

06:30-15:45

Registration open Mezzanine level

10:00-17:30

Exhibition open Federation ballroom

07:00-08:20

Morning workshops Breakout spaces

08:30-10:30

Plenary session Concert Hall

10:30-11:00

Morning tea - poster session 3 and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

11:00-12:30

Concurrent session 7 Breakout spaces

12:30-14:00

Lunch – posters and exhibition viewing Federation ballroom

14:00-15:30

Closing plenary Concert Hall

15:30-15:45

Official congress close                                                                                               Concert Hall

 

KEY DATES

23 February 2015
Workshop/Symposia submission deadline 

20 March 2015
Abstract submission deadline

24 March - May 2015
Abstract reviewing 

1st week June 2015
Notification to authors

15 June 2015
Earlybird registration deadline