What Is Convention?

In its 63rd year, AMSA’s National Convention will arrive in Newcastle and we can’t wait to welcome you to another unforgettable week connecting with delegates from all over Australia. One filled with NEW experiences, NEW perspectives and NEW friendships.

AMSA National Convention is the largest student-run conference in the world and brings together over 800+ medical students from across Australia and New Zealand. This unforgettable week combines inspiring academics, an exhilarating social program, sporting highlights, challenging intervarsity competitions, the emergency medical competition, professional networking opportunities and MORE.

Convention embodies the core values of AMSA and continues to be the highlight of the Association’s calendar every year. It is a more-than-million dollar event proudly run by volunteers, and our team hopes to spark an eye-opening and enriching experience, generating significant professional and personal development for the next generation of delegates.