The Movember Foundation's initiative helps bring light to men's health issues, specifically prostate cancer, testicular cancer and poor mental health. The month traditionally began by encouraging men to grow a moustache in November, but has evolved to become so much more than this. Our favourite way to support Movember is through the 'Move for Movember' initiative that encourages people to get physically active during Movember. For more information click here.RSVP here
R U OK?'s vision is a world where we're all connected and are protected from suicide.
R U OK?'s mission is to inspire and empower everyone to meaningfully connect with people around them and support anyone struggling with life.
There’s power in the simplest of questions - “Are you ok?”RSVP here
ObesityWeek is a unique, international event focused on the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity. By combining both American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS) annual meetings, ObesityWeek brings together world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science unmatched around the globe. Attendees will enjoy the diverse educational opportunities, networking events, and scientific synergies created through the collaboration of these leading obesity organizations.RSVP here
Close your eyes… Take a breath. It’s time to look after your own mental health and wellbeing.
Make a promise to yourself ahead of World Mental Health Day on October 10 and post your promise on the promise wall, or your own social media feed.
The promise is yours, and yours alone, and can be anything you think will help to look after your own mental health and wellbeing.
Because after all, Mental Health begins with Me!RSVP here
On the 24th of August SEMSA is hosting its inaugural event Careers in Sports and Exercise Medicine. This will be headed by our keynote speaker and renowned sports physician Peter Brukner, SEM Registrar, Orthopaedic Surgeon Rohan Price and Sports Physiotherapist David Francis. The night will focus on the various pathways that each of these SEM professionals have taken and information about career progression in SEM. There will be an opportunity to network with fellow students and professionals.RSVP here
AIDA 2017 will be an opportunity to bring together our members, guests, speakers and partners from across the sector to recharge and reflect on the importance of strength and resilience in continuing to grow the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander medical students, doctors, medical academics and specialists.RSVP here