About the Conference

The 28th National Conference on Incontinence (NCOI) takes place 13-16 November 2019 at the Pullman Melbourne Albert Park overlooking the picturesque Albert Park Lake.

International keynote speakers Dr John DeLancey (USA), Professor Mandy Fader (UK), Associate Professor Cristiano Gomes (Brazil) will join an impressive range of experts to deliver thought provoking presentations and workshops over the course of the program. A variety of networking opportunities are also on offer including a welcome reception and gala dinner.

This fantastic professional development and networking opportunity will explore the diversity of incontinence health research and practice. The event is ideal for nurses, physiotherapists, medical specialists, researchers, general practitioners, allied health and other health professionals as well as industry representatives wanting to showcase their products and services.

Register today to take advantage of discounted rates for Continence Foundation members, USGA members, and early bird registrations.


A program outline for the 28th National Conference on Incontinence (NCOI) is now available


Meet the Speakers

Meet the full lineup of speakers for the 28th National Conference on Incontinence (NCOI).

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About the Venue

View the beautiful Pullman Melbourne, Albert Park.

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About the Host

The Continence Foundation of Australia is the national peak body promoting bladder and bowel health. The Continence Foundation of Australia's vision is to have a community free of the stigma of incontinence. We provide information on funding, referral and products. We also offer free resources for individuals, carers and professionals to help treat bladder and bowel control problems.

For further information on the Foundation visit our website at continence.org.au


We would like to thank the following members of the 2019 Scientific Committee for their invaluable contribution to the NCOI 2019 Conference:

  • Janie Thompson RN (Co-Chair)
  • Dr Johan Gani (Co-Chair)
  • Dr Chamara Basnayake
  • Dr Janet Chase
  • Dr Joan Ostaszkiewicz
  • Joanne Dean RN
  • Dr Oliver Daly
  • Sally Mastwyk
  • Dr Sue Hookey
  • Dr Tee Juan Ong
  • Dr Wendy Bower