Dates & Times: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 09:00 to Friday, May 3, 2013 - 10:30

Prevention of Mental Disorders Across the Lifespan: Setting New Directions for Research and Implementation

Canberra ACT
Dates & Times: 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 08:00 to 16:30

APMD Inaugural Conference 2014


Prevention: Evidence, Challenges and Opportunities

Adelaide Oval
War Memorial Drive
North Adelaide QLD 5006
Dates & Times: 
Friday, December 9, 2016 - 10:00 to 12:00

Prevention of Common Mental Disorders Symposium at Society for Mental Health Research Conference

APMD will hold a symposium at this year's SMHR conference to be held in Sydney between 7 and 9 December. The symposium will be on the morning of Friday 9 December and will be followed by the APMD AGM. 

University of Sydney
Dates & Times: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:30 to 10:30

This is to advise of the upcoming annual general meeting of the members of the APMD. The details of this meeting are as follows: 

Location: Deakin Downtown, Level 12, Tower 2, 727 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Teleconference (VMP) phone number: 03 5223 6973

At the meeting, members will have the opportunity to discuss: 

1. Nominations for Executive Committee members

2. The 2018 Strategic Plan

3. The APMD constitution

4. Any other business

Deakin Downtown
Level 12, Tower 2
727 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Dates & Times: 
Monday, March 26, 2018 - 19:30 to Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 21:00

Children have a much higher prevalence of mental health disorders than is generally acknowledged, and most adult disorders begin in childhood and adolescence. The oration asserts that prevention of mental disorders in childhood would reduce the burden in the community more effectively than treatment programs for established disorders.

Royal Children's Hospital
Ella Latham Lecture Theatre
50 Flemington Road
Melbourne VIC 3052
Dates & Times: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 11:00 to 16:00

The Alliance for the Prevention of Mental Disorders (APMD) would like to invite you to the 2nd conference of the APMD, to be held immediately prior to the 2018 Society for Mental Health conference in Noosa, Australia.

The APMD 2018 Conference will be held from 11am – 4pm on Tuesday 27th November 2018 at the Sofitel Hotel in Noosa. The conference will include interactive discussions focusing on optimisation of prevention, knowledge dissemination and implementation.

Sofitel Noosa
14-16 Hastings St
Noosa Heads
Noosa QLD 4567
Dates & Times: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 12:30 to 13:30

Prevention United is hosting a series of expert discussions on how Australia can ‘flatten the curve’ of mental ill-health in the wake of COVID-19. These sessions provide a range of expert views on the mental health and wellbeing impacts of coronavirus and discuss important ways that these impacts can be reduced through evidence-based promotion and prevention programs in the months and years ahead.

Panellists include Professors Tony Jorm, Cathy Mihalopoulos, Felicia Huppert, John Toumbourou, Harriet Hiscock and James Scott.

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