Australian Public Health Conference 2024

Event Details


Event Series External event

Location OnlineIn-person

Pan Pacific Perth, Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA, Australia


Presented by the Public Health Association of Australia, the Public Health Conference 2024 will be held in Perth, Western Australia. It will cover the domains of research, policy and practice context and aims, methods and analysis/research findings, translational outcomes and future actions.

Sub themes will included:

  • Cross-Sector Collaboration: Strengthening Partnerships and Working with Government
  • Health Communication: Building Trust and Dispelling Misinformation
  • Generating policy change through research: lessons learned
  • Social Determinants of Health:  Bridging Gaps and Breaking Barriers to Prioritise Diversity and Inclusion
  • Cultural Competence in Healthcare and Public Health – The importance of policies and training that improve cultural sensitivity and competence
  • Beyond acknowledgement of ‘the Gap’ – prioritising First Nations voices, catalysts for change and taking action now in the public health system after the Voice to parliament referendum
  • The Future of Health in a World of AI, Wearable Tech, Digital Interventions and Social Media – and the impact on health equity
  • Climate, sustainability and the natural/built environment Promoting Mental Health and Wellness – A holistic, public health approach
  • Peace, conflict and international health

Abstract submissions are open until 29 May 2024. Read more