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Australasian Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health Conference

26 - 28 October 2017 Brisbane Convention Exhibition Centre Website

“When the bough bends; resilience in the perinatal period”

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The Australasian Chapter of the Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health will hold its biennial conference in Brisbane, Australia from 26 to 28 October 2017.

The three-day conference will bring together some of the brightest minds in perinatal mental health care and research from Australia and abroad to discuss our theme: When the Bough bends, Resilience in the Perinatal Period.

The conference is designed for Society members, medical professionals and academics with a keen interest in perinatal mental health. Don't miss this valuable opportunity to network and learn together through lectures, symposia and vibrant discussions on some of the following topics:

  • Interpersonal violence
  • Substance use and abuse in pregnancy
  • Assisted reproductive technology
  • Fatherhood
  • Rainbow families
  • Perinatal Loss

Conference guests will also be invited to attend a delightful soiree on the evening of Friday 27 October as we relax in the beautiful surrounds of the Queensland Terrace at the State Library.

Register now or express interest at

Registrations Open
1 February 2017
Abstracts Close
3 April 2017

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Registrations are now being accepted for the 2017 Australasian Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health Conference.



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