AIPN 2017, 13 - 15 November 2017, Ballarat
Registration is now open
Registration for AIPN 2017 is now open. Earlybird rates are available until 22 September 2017.
The Australian Injury Prevention Network (AIPN), Australian Collaboration for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention (ACRISP) and Federation University Australia, are pleased to invite you to the premier injury prevention conference for Australia and the Asia Pacific, the 13th Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference, to be held at The Mercure Hotel and Convention Centre, Ballarat, Victoria, 13 – 15 November 2017.
With a theme of “Take Action”, the Conference will be a multi-disciplinary event featuring representatives from all facets of injury prevention including research, teaching, practice and policy. Themes will be varied and cover topics such as child and family safety, road and transport safety, falls and ageing, water safety (including drowning), burns prevention, injury in a global perspective, rural and remote injury prevention, sports injury prevention and treatment, workplace safety, injury amongst Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and more.
The Conference is expected to attract over 200 delegates from around Australia and the Asia Pacific, including health professionals, researchers, local, state and Australian government officers, students, professionals and practitioners. Delegates will have the opportunity to share knowledge, form or extend networks and explore local attractions.
From our Conference Host, ACRISP
ACRISP conducts research across a range of injury topics and sports participation contexts. Our research aims to ensure that sport and physical activity is safe, with a minimal risk of injury, for all. As a result, more people will have the opportunity to participate in sport and physical activity, affording them a healthier lifestyle.
ACRISP is one of only ten centres worldwide to be selected by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to be a member its Medical Research Network.
ACRISP collaborates with local, national, and international partners.
End of June 2017
22 August 2017
Deadline for speaker acceptance and registration
22 September 2017
Earlybird Registration Closes
10 October 2017
Late breaking abstracts close
13-15 November 2017