On behalf of the NSW Stomal Therapy nurses and the committee, I wish to extend a warm invitation to our Australian, New Zealand and Asia Pacific colleagues & interested health care professionals, to join us 19-22 May 2019 for the 42nd National Stomal Therapy conference in our wonderful city of Sydney.

AASTN 2019 Conference Committee

Important Dates

June 2018

Registration Opens
Abstract Submission Opens

21 November 2018

Abstracts Due

27 March 2019

Early Bird Registration Closes
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Sponsors and exhibitors will be recognised as keen and vital supporters of research of stomal therapy nurses. The 2019 Conference will offer a range of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities. Please contact Anna Patterson at the Secretariat to discuss your sponsorship and exhibition requirements.

Who Should Attend

  • Stomal Therapy, Continence and Wound Care Nurses
  • Nurses with an interest in stoma, wound and continence
  • Medical practitioners
  • Allied health professionals
  • Health Educators
  • Clinical Leaders
  • Service Coordinators
  • Clinical Service Managers
  • Academics & Researchers


SMC Conference & Function Centre

66 Goulburn St, Sydney NSW 2000
(02) 9284 2888