Medical Conferences 2023

In-person medical congresses are back in 2023.  AxessHealth compiled a provisional list of congresses that will take place in South Africa this year.

The list will be updated as more information becomes available. To include your medical congress or event on the list, please contact news@axesshealth.org.

March

South
African Society of Anaesthesiologists (SASA)

1-5 March – Monte Bello Estate, Bloemfontein.

For more information, go to www.sasacongress.com

 

South African Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics (SAUOG)

9-12 March – Protea Marriot, Stellenbosch

For more information, go to: https://www.sasuog.org.za/events

Contact: Alison Shaw secretariat@sasuog.org.za 082 553 8201

 

Ophthalmological
Society of South Africa (OSSA) 51st annual congress

9-11 March – Durban ICC

To register and for more information, go to:
https://www.ossa.co.za/website/congress


April

International Conference on Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

13-14 April Cape Town ICC

For more information, go to: https://waset.org/cardiology-and-cardiovascular-medicine-conference-in-april-2023-in-cape-town

 

International Conference on Chronic Heart Failure ICCHF

15-16 April – Cape Town ICC

For more information, go to: https://waset.org/chronic-heart-failure-conference-in-april-2023-in-cape-town

 

SA Palliative Care Conference

26-29 April – Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town

For more information, go to: https://hpca.co.za/2023-south-african-palliative-care-conference/


May

PainSA Congress

5-7 May – Indaba Hotel, Johannesburg

For more information, go to: https://painsacongress.co.za/2023-painsa-congress-2/

 

SA Spine Society Congress

18-20 May – Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town

For more information, go to: https://www.saspine.org/

 

Board of Healthcare Funders (BHF) Conference

14-17 May – Cape Town

More information to be made available later

 

South African Medical Association (SAMA) Conference

19-20 May – Venue to be confirmed

Theme: Three years into Covid-19: What is next?


June

11th SA AIDS Conference 2023

20 – 23 June – Durban ICC 

To register for the conference now, go to:  https://saaids.co.za/register/

For more information on the Conference, please visit www.saaids.co.za 

For abstract inquiries please contact: E-mail: programme@saaids.co.za Tel: 012 110 4080 / 087 821 1109
 
For registration inquiries please contact:
E-mail: registrations@saaids.co.za
Tel: 012 110 4080 / 087 821 1109

 

28th Wits Biennial Surgical Symposium

26-27 June – Wanderers Club, Johannesburg

For more information, go to: https://www.surgeon.co.za/events/28th-wits-biennial-surgical-symposium/


August

July n/a

Aesthetic Medicine Congress (AMCSA)

3-5 August – CSIR Convention Centre, Pretoria

For more information, go to: https://aesthmed.co.za/

 

South African Thoracic Society Congress

10-13 August – Durban ICC

For more information, go to: https://sathoracic-congress.co.za/

 

Vascular Society of Southern Africa (VASSA) Congress

24-27 August – Lord Charles Hotel, Cape Town

Conference hosted by the Vascular Society of Southern Africa (VASSA) in participation with the World Federation of Vascular Societies (WFVS) and the European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS).

For more information and to register, go to: https://conference.eventsair.com/QuickEventWebsitePortal/2023-vassa-congress/vassa


September

South African Congress of Oncology

1-3 September – Cape Town ICC

For more information, go to: www.saco2023.co.za

South African Orthopaedic Association (SAOA) Congress

4-7 September – Century City Convention Centre, Cape Town

For more information, go to: https://saoa.org.za/local-events/

 

Society for Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes of South Africa (SEMDSA) 56th Congress

7-10 September – Johannesburg

Additional details to be posted as soon as more information is available.

 

South African Paediatric Association (SAPA)

8-10 September – The Capital on the Park, Sandton

For more information, go to: https://paediatrics.org.za/

Or contact Carina du Plessis at carina@londocor.co.za

 

Hospital Association of SA (HASA) conference

18-19 September – Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town

For more information, go to https://conferencehasa.co.za/

 

Obs & Gynae Update (SASOG)

21-23 September – CSIR Conference Centre, Pretoria

For more information, go to: https://sasog.co.za/event/og-update-september-2023/

Contact: Alison Shaw secretariat@sasuog.org.za 082 553 8201


October

Critical Care Society of SA Congress

12-15 October – Boardwalk Convention Centre, Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)

For more information, go to: https://criticalcare.org.za/event/save-the-date-ccssa-congress-2023/

 

Africa Health Exhibition and Conference

25-27 October – Gallagher Estate, Midrand

For more information, go to: https://www.africahealthexhibition.com/en/home.html


November

International Conference on General Dermatology

4-5 November – Cape Town ICC

For more information, go to: International Conference on General Dermatology ICGD in November 2023 in Cape Town (waset.org)

 

6th Southern African HIV Clinician Society Conference

8-10 November – Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town

For more information, go to: https://www.sahcsconference.co.za/

 

International Congress of Immunology

27 Nov – 2 December – Cape Town

For more information, go to: https://iuis2023.org/south-africa/