Scientific Meetings and Other Events

There is no doubt that scientific meetings are one of the most important activities organised by the ANZHNCS. These meetings are valuable opportunities to stay up to date with the latest learning from both local and international experience. They can also be a source of inspiration and help re-energise our efforts in preventing and treating head and neck cancers.

Scientific Meetings and Other Events

There is no doubt that scientific meetings are one of the most important activities organised by the ANZHNCS. These meetings are valuable opportunities to stay up to date with the latest learning from both local and international experience. They can also be a source of inspiration and help re-energise our efforts in preventing and treating head and neck cancers.

Scientific Meetings and Other Events

There is no doubt that scientific meetings are one of the most important activities organised by the ANZHNCS. These meetings are valuable opportunities to stay up to date with the latest learning from both local and international experience. They can also be a source of inspiration and help re-energise our efforts in preventing and treating head and neck cancers.

Brisbane Support Group Meetings

The Brisbane Head and Neck Cancer Support Group will be holding the 6th Annual Head and Neck Cancer Forum for Patients, Carers and Family members.

Venue: Cancer Council Queensland

Date: Saturday, July 25th

Time: 8.30 to 1pm

 

3rd Annual Soup for the Soul

Venue: Medley Café Wharf St Kangaroo Point.

Date: 25th July

Time: 6.30pm

 

Brisbane City Hall, King George Square and Kurilpa Bridge light up again in Head and Neck colours, Burgundy and Ivory, on World Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Day

Date: 27th July 2020.

 

The HNC Support Group Meeting in Brisbane for 2020 are on:

Venue:
Cancer Council Queensland

Dates:
11th February, 10th March, 14th April, 12th May, 9th June, 14th July, 11th August, 8th September, 13th October, 10th November

The Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

Venue: Cancer Council Qld Building Gregory Terrace Fortitude Valley. Parking is available under the building and you will need a code to get in.

Time:
6pm for 6.30pm start

 

The Brisbane HNC Carers Support Group will also continue in Brisbane this year.

Dates:

25th February, 31st March, 28th April, 26th May, 30th June, 28th July, 25th August, 29th September, 27th October, 24th November

The Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

Venue: Shingle Inn at City Hall Brisbane

Time:
11.00am

For more information contact Marty Doyle martydoyle@bigpond.com

Gold Coast Support Group Meetings

The HNC Support Group on the Gold Coast has split into 2 meeting groups one Northern and one on Southern end of Gold Coast .

The 1st meeting of the Northern Group

Venue: Qld Cancer Council building at 1 Short Street, Southport

Date: Thursday 6 February

Time: 11am.

 

The 1st meeting of the Southern Group to be held at

Venue: Currumbin RSL Club

Date: Thursday 23 January

Time: 11 am.

For more info Contact Neil Raward neil.raward@bigpond.com

Sydney Support Group Meetings

The Sydney Head and Neck Cancer Forum

Venue: The Garvan Institute of Medical Research 384 Victoria St Darlinghurst

Date: Friday 12th June

Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm

More information

https://headneckcancerforum.com/

Melbourne Support Group Meetings

The Victorian Head and Neck Cancer Education and Support Group has started in Melbourne and they will be holding their meetings

Thu 13th February 2020

Wed 8th April 2020

Thu 11th June 2020

Wed 12th August 2020

Thu 8th October 2020

Wed 9th December 2020

Venue: Wellbeing Centre, Level 1 Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre 305 Grattan St, Melbourne VIC 3000

 Time: Meetings are held between 12pm and 1.30pm 

For more details Contact: vicheadandneckcancer@gmail.com

Adelaide Support Group Meetings

Venue:
Tennyson Centre, 520 South Rd, Kurralta Park SA 5037

Dates:
28th January, 31st March, 26th May, 28th July (27th July International Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Day), 29th September, 24th November

Time:
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Head & Neck Cancer Patient, Family & Team Forum

Hosted by St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney & The Kinghorn Cancer Centre

Venue:
Garvan Institute of Medical Research, 384 Victoria St Darlinghurst, Sydney NSW 2010

Dates:
Friday, 12th June 2020

Time:
8:30am – 4:30pm

5th Annual World Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Day

Dates:
Monday, 27th July 2020

13th Biennial Conference of the ISMR

Venue:
Pune, India

Dates:
Postponed

IFOS 2021 – Vancouver ENT World Congress

Venue:
Vancouver Convention Centre, Canada

Dates:
Saturday, 19th June – Wednesday, 23rd June 2021

3rd Balkan Rhino Forum, Sinus Skull Base & Rhinoplasty Symposium

In regards to the organization of the3rd Balkan Rhino Forum, Sinus Skull Base & Rhinoplasty Symposium, which will take place in Athens, Greece at the Royal Olympic Hotel from the 15th until the 17th of April 2021.

The official website of the congress is www.brf2021.com and it is constantly updated. 

Symposium Information

City/ Country: Athens, Greece

Venue: Royal Olympic Hotel

Dates: 15 – 17 April 2021

Language: English

Official Website: www.brf2021.com

E – mail: asoubasakou@concopco.com

This is just some of what is happening. With Support Groups on the Sunshine Coast and North Queensland, Newcastle, Central Coast, Wollongong, Burnie and Adelaide also having meetings. If you want more info feel free to go to:

https://www.beyondfive.org.au/Life-after-cancer/Find-Support.aspx

Beyond Five is hosting a FREE HNC Webinar for people affected by head and neck cancer.

Venue: Online
Dates: Friday 15 May

Time: 1.30pm – 2.45pm AEST

Cost: Free

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