“DFTB is hitting refresh on the real life conference experience. This is your chance to meet and engage with forward thinking colleagues from far and wide. Thought leaders from across the spectrum of paediatric and emergency care will share ideas that we can all use to level up our care for kids. We can’t wait to see our community together again.”

Be Update, Be Inspired, Be Refreshed.

Visit MDA National during the conference for a chance to win a BOSE Soundlink Revolve II Portable Bluetooth Speaker valued at $329* and chat about how we can provide you with unwavering support and care, above and beyond medical indemnity.


For more information visit the DFTB22 website.


*Individuals must complete an expression of interest and consent to be contacted by MDA National. Existing members of MDA National must ensure their contact details are up to date with on site representatives. 


Event Information

Event Type: Conference

Career Stages:

  • Doctors in Training
  • Doctors in Practice
  • Others
  • Doctors in Specialist Training


Monday, 29 August 2022 9:00 AM - Wednesday, 31 August 2022 5:00 PM


Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre



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