15th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Head & Neck Cancer Society

Australian and New Zealand Head & Neck Cancer Society 15th Annual Scientific Meeting

ASM GraphicThursday 29 August to Saturday 31 August 2013
Pullman Melbourne Albert Park (formerly The Sebel Albert Park, Melbourne)

Important dates:

Wednesday 19 June 2013 – Notification to authors
Friday 12 July 2013 – Early registration closes

Final Program

Please download a copy of the final program here

Registration

1.     Register online, please click here
2.     To register by fax, email or post, please download the registration form here

3.     To view the registration brochure please click here

Abstract Submissions

Abstract Submissions have now closed.  Authors will be notified of the outcome of their submission on Wednesday 19 June 2013.

Details on Grants, Awards and Prizes available for this ASM!

Grants
Developing Nations Visitor Scheme – Amount on offer: $5,000
This grant is awarded to a doctor from a developing nation with an interest in head and neck cancer. The applicant is required to submit an abstract to be assessed and accepted for presentation at the ASM. A further requirement is for the award recipient to provide a report after the conclusion of the ASM outlining a summary of the contribution this award has made to their professional and/or personal lives.

Travelling Lectureship Scheme – Amount on offer: $5,000

This grant is awarded to a doctor from a developing nation who puts forward a request to an appropriate specialist member of ANZHNCS for visitation to their Centre. During the visit, it would be expected that the applicant attend the ASM. To apply, the doctor needs to approach a specialist,discuss and agree to a plan for involvement in unit activities including MDTs, lectures, participation in the operation theatre, radiotherapy planning room, chemotherapy suite or research center, as appropriate. This plan is to be submitted by the specialist to the Executive Committee for review and
this will then be sent on to the Grants Subcommittee for final approval. On completion of the visit the successful applicant will be required to provide a report on their experience to the Grants Subcommittee.

Allied Health Grant Scheme – Amount on offer: $1,000
This grant is awarded to an allied health professional who successfully submits an abstract for presentation at the ASM and has requested to be considered for the grant. Only one such Grant will be awarded each ASM.

Prizes
ANZHNCS Research Foundation Prize – Amount: $1,000
To raise the profile of the ANZHNCS Research Foundation, the Foundation has kindly offered a prize for “Best Research Paper” at the ASM. This prize will be presented by the Chair of the ANZHNCS Research Foundation, Associate Professor Gary Morgan, during the ASM.

Best Overall Oral Presentation and Best Overall Poster
Presentation Prizes – Amount: $500 each
Prizes are also available for Best Overall Oral Presentation and Best Overall Poster Presentation at the ASM, with the

Accommodation Bookings

imagePullman Melbourne Albert Park adjoins with the Mercure Melbourne Albert Park is offering delegates different accommodation types at one location.

For all the ease and convenience of staying on site at the Meeting venue, the Pullman and Mercure Melbourne Albert Park offers discounted rates for all Australian and New Zealand Head & Neck Cancer Society, Annual Scientific Meeting Delegates.

 

**Please note a limited number of rooms have been put on hold so book now to secure your accommodation**

Please download the accommodation booking form here
For more information please telephone +61 9249 1273 or email anzhncs.asm@surgeons.org


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