Programme for ANZACA 2017



14th ANZACA Conference – University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

4-6 December 2017


Welcome Programme Abstracts Registration Accommodation Speakers Workshops


Downloadable Programme: ANZACA 2017 Conference Programme


Preliminary Programme

Monday 4th December 2017 - Main atrium, Faculty of Medical Health Sciences, University of Auckland.

Registration: Open from 9am in the main atrium

Morning pre-conference workshops: from 10-12pm (room 501/110)

Lunch from 12-1.30pm

Afternoon pre-conference workshops: from 1-4pm (room 501/110)

Note: Registration for the Pre-Conference Workshops includes lunch and morning / afternoon tea.

  • Morning Session
  • 10.00-12.00pm Pre-conference Workshop: Mentorship and Anatomy
  • Dr Alexandra Webb & Dr Michelle Lazarus


  • Afternoon Session
  • 1.30-4.00pm Pre-conference Workshop: Surgical Anatomy
  • Dr Ali Mirjalili and Dr Monika Zimanyi


(ANZACA Council Meeting 4-6pm - Manaakatia Room, Faculty of Medical Health Sciences building, Grafton Campus)

Welcome Event: 6-8pm Drinks Reception at Old Government House, University of Auckland (City Campus)


Tuesday 5 December 2017 - FMHS, University of Auckland Medical School: Lecture Theater 1 (505/007)

Conference: Keynote speakers Prof Anne Agur and Prof Marios Loukas 


6.30 - 10:30 pm Conference Dinner: Fale Pasifika, Wynyard Street.




Wednesday 6 December 2017 - FMHS, University of Auckland Medical School: Lecture Theater 1 (505.011)

Conference: Keynote Speaker Prof Brion Benninger

(expected conclusion 5pm)


When the conference is finished, there are a wide variety of activities to enjoy in Auckland and its surrounds:

Auckland Fact Sheet

Beyond the Official Programme