Key Dates

Listed below are indicative key dates to assist in your planning.

The below times are in Australian Eastern Standard Time / UTC+10.

Task Deadline
Call for symposium, abstract and poster submissions opens 22 April 2024
Deadline for submission for symposiums, abstracts and posters Friday 5 July 2024 - Extended Until 12 July
Early bird registration opens 8 July 2024
Authors notified 2 September 2024
Author acceptance 13 September 2024
Early bird registration closes Monday 30 September 2024
SMHR pre-conference workshops Tuesday 5 November 2024
SMHR Conference Wednesday 6 – Friday 8 November 2024

We will keep you informed with Conference updates as we progress. To ensure you receive this information, register your details below:

SMHR Conference 2024 is organised with the support of the Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use, Inside Out Institute and the Black Dog Institute


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