This diverse program of workshops, sessions, exhibits, and social functions will allow you to engage and benefit from the opportunities that come from being part of this large and varied Fellowship.



Monday, 14 May 2018


Opening Keynote Oration

Dr David Pencheon – Disruption for sustainable health care


Redfern Oration

Professor Alistair Woodward – Climate change



Tuesday, 15 May 2018


Priscilla Kincaid-Smith Oration

Professor Helena Teede – Women in medicine as a critical component of disruption in relation to the profession, its identity and its interaction with the broader health system


Ferguson-Glass Oration

Dr Blanaid Hayes – The health and wellbeing of doctors


Howard Williams Medal

Professor David Forbes – Advocacy at the interfaces


Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Cottrell Memorial Lecture

Professor Anne Duggan – Clinical variation


George Burniston Oration

Associate Professor Michael Pollack – Shifting definitions of health and illness – the role of rehabilitation


RACP Congress 2018 will be faster with more interactive stream sessions using Ted style talks, workshops, video presentations and new technologies on contentious issues that should be tackled rather than avoided.


The full Congress program coming soon.

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