Herston State of the Art Healthcare Symposium

Herston State of the Art Symposium

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital will host the Herston State of the Art Healthcare Symposium showcasing the facilities strengths in research and innovation, fostering partnerships and reinforcing the commitment to provide a wealth of opportunities for physicians, nurses and health professionals.

Date: 9 – 12 September 2019
Venue: Education Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

Call for abstracts

Submissions are now closed.

Abstract submissions should be no more than 300 words in length including heading, authors and content and include:

  • Sentence stating the purpose of the study
  • Brief description of the methods
  • Statement of results
  • Statement of conclusions.

Orals and E-Posters

All questions will be posed by moderators overseeing the discussion. To submit a question, go to, enter the event code #herstonsymposium, and select the tab that corresponds to session including the relevant ePoster. Please begin your question with the ePoster’s allocated number (e.g., “re: ePoster 100”).

During the week of the Symposium between 10.00am-11.00am pre-recorded presentations will be run over Zoom, a videoconferencing app.If you have not already downloaded the app to your device, you may do so at the Zoom website, or via the App Store or Google Play. To join the session, open the app and enter the meeting ID as for your session above into the Join a Meeting field. Provide your full name so that you can be easily identified.

All are welcome to zoom in and view the sessions.

Zoom codes for those sessions are as follows:


The winning entry in the following categories will each be awarded $1000 towards attendance at a relevant national or international conference:

  • Professor Lawrie Powell AC Early Career Research Award
  • The Professor William Egerton Award for Medical Research
  • The 2019 Nursing Research Award
  • Discovery and Innovation Research Award
  • Best Clinical Research Award
  • Health Practitioners Research Award

9 – 12 September 2019

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Education Centre
Butterfield Street
Herston, QLD 4029


Phone: (07) 3646 1525

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor