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Conference Overview
You are invited to attend the first ever Australasia-Pacific Post-Polio Conference, “Polio: Life Stage Matters”, to be held in Sydney on 20 to 22 September 2016.

Abstracts Due: 31 Mar 2016
Second and final call for abstracts! “Life Stage” Themes include: Rehabilitation; Clinical Practice; Clinic Models; Self-Management Strategies; Psychology; Research; and more.

Register Now
Register Now!
Conference fees have now been established and registration is open. Discounted fees are available for students as well as for polio survivors and their carers, family and friends.

Conference Program
The Conference Program and Abstract Summaries are now available for download. With frequent updates, keep an eye out for recent changes.

Keynote Speakers
Keynote Speakers
Polio Australia is delighted to report that a number of eminent international and Australian Keynote Speakers and/or workshop facilitators will be presenting at the Conference.

Social Events and Activities
As well as the Conference social events (Welcome Cocktail Party and Gala Dinner), there are many things to see and do while you visit Sydney, either before or after the Conference.

The Conference will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel, a five-star luxury hotel in Sydney’s CBD, which has a special rate for delegates. Also discover a range of other accommodation options.

Frequently Asked Questions
Find the answers to all your Conference questions here. The FAQ are regularly updated, but please contact us if you can't find what you are looking for.

Conference Committees
Conference Committees
The Conference Steering Committee and Conference Scientific Committee have been established. Check here for more information.