Events List

Suicide Prevention Australia Symposium 2021

The Suicide Prevention Australia Symposium 2021 presents a unique opportunity to bring the brightest minds together with the latest thinking to promote excellence in suicide prevention. This online event provides a gateway to unite suicide prevention experts to showcase evidence-based solutions and robust discussion, focused on solutions for saving lives. Given the challenges and uncertainly posed by COVID19, our annual National Suicide Prevention Conference will be replaced by the symposium in 2021. The theme, ‘Gateway to Excellence’, is aligned with our commitment to enhance best practice. Striving for excellence in suicide prevention is imperative for delivering safe, high quality and consistent standards of care. Held on 19-22 April 2021, this online symposium will attract around 500 delegates to hear from international keynote speakers, participate in workshops and collaborate with their peers. The symposium will focus on the themes of: • Stigma, mental ill-health and suicide; • Psychological and social risk factors; • Postvention and exposure to suicide; and • Support and care to vulnerable population groups. As the national peak body for suicide prevention, Suicide Prevention Australia promotes quality improvement to build sector capability and allocates millions of dollars for research. We are dedicated to identifying and responding to gaps […]

Health in Difference

Online

CONFERENCE THEME “LGBTIQ+ HEALTH AND WELLBEING” Health in Difference is Australia’s premier conference on the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer and sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse people and communities throughout Australia. MORNINGS | FRI 16 APRIL | FRI 23 APRIL |  FRI 30 APRIL In 2021 those two premier conferences will be hosted online over 3 consecutive Fridays in April. Health in Difference will run in the mornings and our LGBTI Ageing and Aged Conference will run over the afternoons. Moving these important conferences online comes with new challenges, but it will enable us to use advanced conference software to provide both live events and on-demand content, networking, chat, breakout workshops, and a series of online social events every Friday afternoon to allow participants to network and reflect.

The 5th National Annual LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Conference

Online

CONFERENCE THEME “AMPLIFY OUR VOICES” The LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Conference is the leading event in Australia for aged, health and human service providers to develop their knowledge, skills and practice to meet the needs of LGBTI consumers. AFTERNOONS | FRI 16 APRIL | FRI 23 APRIL |  FRI 30 APRIL In 2021 those two premier conferences will be hosted online over 3 consecutive Fridays in April. Health in Difference will run in the mornings and our LGBTI Ageing and Aged Conference will run over the afternoons. Moving these important conferences online comes with new challenges, but it will enable us to use advanced conference software to provide both live events and on-demand content, networking, chat, breakout workshops, and a series of online social events every Friday afternoon to allow participants to network and reflect.

Health in Difference

Online

CONFERENCE THEME “LGBTIQ+ HEALTH AND WELLBEING” Health in Difference is Australia’s premier conference on the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer and sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse people and communities throughout Australia. MORNINGS | FRI 16 APRIL | FRI 23 APRIL |  FRI 30 APRIL In 2021 those two premier conferences will be hosted online over 3 consecutive Fridays in April. Health in Difference will run in the mornings and our LGBTI Ageing and Aged Conference will run over the afternoons. Moving these important conferences online comes with new challenges, but it will enable us to use advanced conference software to provide both live events and on-demand content, networking, chat, breakout workshops, and a series of online social events every Friday afternoon to allow participants to network and reflect.

The 5th National Annual LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Conference

Online

CONFERENCE THEME “AMPLIFY OUR VOICES” The LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Conference is the leading event in Australia for aged, health and human service providers to develop their knowledge, skills and practice to meet the needs of LGBTI consumers. AFTERNOONS | FRI 16 APRIL | FRI 23 APRIL |  FRI 30 APRIL In 2021 those two premier conferences will be hosted online over 3 consecutive Fridays in April. Health in Difference will run in the mornings and our LGBTI Ageing and Aged Conference will run over the afternoons. Moving these important conferences online comes with new challenges, but it will enable us to use advanced conference software to provide both live events and on-demand content, networking, chat, breakout workshops, and a series of online social events every Friday afternoon to allow participants to network and reflect.

LE Summit 2021

The LE Summit returns in 2021 bringing together people with a lived experience of suicide, service delivery organisations, research institutions, sector organisations and government.  It provides the platform to continue to push the boundaries of thinking for innovative suicide prevetnion, ensuring that the voice of lived experience of suicide is central. The event is workshop based with a focus on collaborative projects and new concept exploration and robust discussions - all of which begin at the LE Summit and continue forwards after the event. The LE Summit 2021 is positioned as the lead in event to the International Association of Suicide Prevention's World Congress and will held on the Gold Coast, Queensland.