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2016 ASM October 6-8th 2016
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The PHSANZ is pleased to announce that the location of the 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting will be the fabulous Intercontinental Hotel, Melbourne on October 6-8 2016.

Special discount room rates at the Intercontinental have been organised for PHSANZ members and you can reserve your room by clicking 

Discounts are also available at the Crown Plaza Melbourne.

Rooms deals for other nearby hotels will be released shortly.

Celebrating 5 years of the PHSANZ!
Thursday October 6th 6:30pm-8:30pm

Help us celebrate 5 years of the PHSANZ with cocktails and canapés during a facilitated poster session and strategic review of the PHSANZ on the opening Thursday evening of the meeting - A great networking opportunity.

Submission of Abstracts is now Invited!

The top 6 abstracts will receive travel grants (no consultants eligible, but we would love as many abstracts as possible) and can be submitted by clicking here or by visiting the PHSANZ website before the September deadline.

This year we have been fortunate to secure two distinguished international speakers who will speak on a variety of topics pertinent to Pulmonary Hypertension and it's management.
Nick H. Kim, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Director, Pulmonary Vascular Medicine
Director, Fellowship Training Program
Clinical Service Chief, Thornton/SCVC PCCM University of California San
Diego La Jolla, CA
Dr Luke Howard
Consultant Respiratory Physician, 
London, United Kingdom
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, 
Imperial College London, 

2016 Nursing focus session

Thursday October 6th 1:00-5:00pm
Following the success of previous years we a pleased to continue with our focused nursing session which will be held on Thursday afternoon from 1pm-5pm.

This year's topics include:

  • Comparison of PAH centres
  • PBS changes
  • National PAH Booklet discussion
  • Patient Initiated Consumer Concepts
This is a great opportunity to contribute to several nursing lead initiatives and network with fellow colleagues.
2016 Annual Scientific Meeting
Friday October 7th 7:40am-5:00pm
The 2016 ASM will be held on Friday October 7th and will be comprised of a full day of thought provoking topics beginning at 7:40am with a special breakfast session and concluding at 5pm.

Our invited international speakers will be sharing their experience and perspectives from world leading pulmonary hypertension centres in the UK and USA.  There will also be a focus on cutting edge management of Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH).  International guest speakers will be ably supported by a long list of local experts discussing a comprehensive range of topics and advances in pulmonary hypertension.

The PHSANZ Annual General Meeting will be held during the lunch time session.

A full copy of the ASM program we be available in the coming weeks.
CLICK HERE to add the dates to your calendar.


Thursday October 6th 1:30pm-5:30pm
This year we are adding a new Masterclass session to the program which will run from 1:30pm on Thursday October 6th and conclude at 5:30pm. Local experts will cover the various aspects of PH diagnosis & treatment.
This free course is ideal for registrars and trainees. We expect this to be a very popular session and due to limited places advanced booking is essential. Further details can be viewed in the full ASM program and an enrollment link will be distributed in the next few weeks - stay tuned!

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