Register by 5th June 2019 to take advantage of the  early-bird registration rates. Full registrations include all sessions across two days, the Welcome Reception, Networking Reception and more.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

The conference is the premier event for Allied Health Professionals in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Supporting the meeting will provide your organisation with a number of key benefits.


The conference theme ‘Realising Our Value’ aims to share the current knowledge, ideas and developments in Allied Health.  The call for abstracts closes strictly at midnight 11th February 2019.

13th National Allied Health Conference

5 – 8 AUGUST 2019

The 2019 National Allied Health Conference Organising Committee is delighted to present the 13th National Allied Health Conference in Brisbane, Australia for all involved in Allied Health. This premiere conference will be held at Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre from the 6th – 7th August 2019, with pre and post conference workshops scheduled for the 5th and 8th respectively.

The Organising Committee invites you to Brisbane to hear a range of eminent speakers explore the current and emerging issues that will shape the future for Allied Health.

We look forward to sharing our beautiful city with you in 2019.

NAHC 2019 Organising Committee 

8th August 2018

Call for Abstracts Open

8th September 2018

Registration Open

11th February 2019

Call for Abstracts Closes

5th June 2019

Early Bird Registration Closes


Conference speakers will be added as planning proceeds.  Visit the speakers page to view full biographies of all speakers.

Professor Kathryn Refshauge

Dr Ian Sturgess

Dr Tim Moore

Professor Terrence Haines







Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)
Merivale St & Glenelg Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101

Who should attend

  • Allied Health Professions from all disciplines
  • Researchers
  • Government representatives
  • Policy makers within government
  • PhD Students
  • Educators

Organising Committee

  • Ashley Cameron
  • Beth Sheehan
  • Caroline McNab
  • Catherine Stephens
  • Charmaine Manewell
  • Jacqueline Dominish
  • Julie Hulcombe
  • Kylie Stothers
  • Lisa Nissen
  • Leigh Burton
  • Michelle Stute
  • Rachel Philips
  • Robyn Adams
  • Selina Taylor
  • Tracy Hardy

Committee biographies

NAHC Conferences

2007, Hobart (7th NAHC)

2009, Canberra (8th NAHC)

2012, Canberra (9th NAHC)

2013, Brisbane (10th NAHC)

2015, Melbourne (11th NAHC)

2017, Sydney (12th NAHC)

2019, Brisbane (13th NAHC)

Conference Managers

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