Postponement of RANZCOG WA/SA/NT State & Territory Scientific Meeting

20 March 2020

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) has announced the postponement of the RANZCOG WA/SA/NT State & Territory Scientific Meeting (RSM) in Swan Valley, Western Australia, which was scheduled to take place 31 July – 2 August 2020. This includes all associated workshops to have been held before and after the meeting.  

The decision to postpone the event was made by the RANZCOG Board in consultation with Local Organising Committee. The extraordinary circumstances created by COVID-19, limitations on travel, both within Australia and New Zealand, and overseas, and the potential impact on the medical workforce in Australia and New Zealand, allowed for no other option.

In arriving at this decision, the Board considered, primarily, the health, safety and wellbeing of our members, trainees, staff, attendees, exhibitors and sponsors, suppliers, and the community.

The College will liaise closely with the regional committees in WA, SA and NT to reschedule the RSM to a later date.

We appreciate your understanding, and patience, at this time, and we look forward to keeping you updated on our plans for a revised event date.




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