PAC 2019 Conference

Celebrate the best of APLS at the 2019 PAC Conference. 



Stunning Indian ocean sunsets, a buzzing eating and drinking scene, Little Creatures Pale Ale and beaches for days.

PAC 2019 heads west for our first conference in vibrant Perth. 

Join us at the Pan Pacific Hotel, a true 5-star experience metres from the Swan River foreshore and all the amenities of the CBD and East Perth. 



Three days of clinical and educational perspectives from across the paediatric acute care spectrum. 

Thursday is dedicated to APLS instructors, with Friday and Saturday open to all. 


Surviving Sepsis – Innovations in Diagnosis, Treatment & Systems of Care

  • Fluids in sepsis
  • Cutting-edge new therapies
  • Systems in sepsis

Haemorrhage: Managing the Bleeding Obvious

  • Control of bleeding & tourniquets
  • FEISTY Trial  an update in tranfusing protocols

PREDICT presents: Rapid Fire Evidence Updates 

  • Can guidelines change practice?
  • Variation and drivers in head CTs in the emergency department
  • Evidence-based status epilepticus guidelines

What’s Hot in Burns? 

  • Research updates
  • Tele-health clinical and educational service

The Best of the West – leading speakers from WA

  • Burns update
  • Controversies in paediatric asthma and viral-induced wheeze
  • Updates on a National Allergy Strategy

It’s not just Child’s Play: Child Life Therapy in focus

It’s the Little Things that Kill You – Toxicology and Toxinology

  • Teenage risk-taking behaviour
  • Drug testing at festivals

Small group workshops: Cool, Calm or Collected?

  • SIM skills
  • Hypnotherapy
  • HR: Challenging conversations with your colleagues

And lots more 



Dine, network and celebrate with the APLS family at one of PAC 2019's social events. 

Thur 24 October 
Welcome Drinks & canapés
Bar Uma, Pan Pacific Hotel
Casual drinks and mouth-watering canapés to launch our conference. Join us at the Pan Pacific's Bar Uma, a stylish den of pisco sours and Peruvian bites from head chef Alejandro Saravia, formerly of Heston Blumenthal's Fat Duck. 

Fri 25 October
Conference Gala Dinner
Matilda Bay Restaurant, 3 Hackett Drive, Crawley
$70 delegates / $85 guests
Complimentary one way transport available*: Coaches depart Pan Pacific to Matilda Bay at 6.30pm
PAC 2019's gala event for delegates and their guests. Gorgeous harbourside views for our centrepiece dinner at the acclaimed Matilda Bay, a local fine dining favourite. 

* Matilda Bay Restaurant is 7km from Perth CBD. Delegates are welcome to use the complimentary transport organised by APLS to get to Matilda Bay from the conference, or make their own arrangements. Please add your coach seats when booking as places are limited. Transport is one way only. 




Watch highlights from past PAC Conferences with our catch-up streaming service, free and open to all.


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Pan Pacific Hotel, 207 Adelaide Terrace, Perth, WA

Thur 24-Sat 26 October 2019

Thur 24 Oct 
10am-5pm ​| APLS Director & Instructor Day
5.30pm ​| Welcome Drinks

Fri 25 Oct 
8.30am-3.30pm ​| Conference sessions
3.30pm-5pm | Workshops
​6.45pm ​| Conference Gala Dinner 

Sat 26 Oct  
9am-4.30pm ​| Conference sessions

Coming soon. 


$850 – Medical delegate

$495 – APLS medical instructors and directors

$385 – Nurse & paramedic delegates

$250  APLS nurse and paramedic instructors, co-ordinators

PAC 2019 registration includes a full delegate pass and all lunches. Evening functions and partners are not included. 

Registration is available for all health professionals. 

To be confirmed. 

Visit the APLS Vimeo channel for catch-up streaming of all conference sessions via PAC On Demand. 

You can watch highlights from PAC Conferences 2013-2018, and access is free and open to all. 

PAC 2019 promotional photography by Jenna Fahey-White.

Delegates are responsible for their own accommodation arrangements.

Click here for special delegate discount rates at Pan Pacific Perth. 

APLS on (03) 8672 2800 or