Brazil 2020

Osteopathic Healthcare 2020

We are pleased to announce that the 2020 Annual General Meeting and Conference will be held at Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil from September 30th – October 2nd, in partnership with OIA member organizations, the RBrO – Registro Brasileiro dos Osteopatas and the IBO- Instituto Brasileiro de Osteopatia.  Join us for our first conference in South America! 


Conference registration will open in early 2020.

Book Your Hotel Room 

Take advantage of our very special rate (BRL 850+tax) with the Belmond Copacabana Hotel and book your room now using this link. Rate applies for rooms booked during the period of September 28-October 4, 2020.

Visa Requirements for Brazil

Don’t wait until the last minute – check with your nearest Brazilian consular office to determine whether or not you will require an entry visa for Brazil!


September 30, 2020 

3:00-5:00 PM – Annual General Meeting

October 1-2, 2020

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM – Conference (both days)

Brazil Beyond Rio!

Contact Veridiana Lisboa at  if you are interested in exploring more of Brazil.


General Terms & Conditions

Applicants must register for an event using the processes established by the OIA.  Registrations must be received before the closing date – August 30, 2020.

Views expressed by guest speakers are their own. We disclaim any liability for advice given, or views expressed, by any guest speaker at the event or in any documentation provided by them

Whilst the event is correct at the time of publishing, we reserve the right to make changes to the program, location and/or speakers without prior notice. Such alterations may occasionally be necessary due to circumstances beyond our control.

There may be a professional photographer and video production taking place during the event.

This website may contain links to external websites and this privacy statement does not extend to external websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites.

The OIA acknowledges and respects the privacy of its members. This information is being collected for the purpose of processing your registration and keeping you informed about other upcoming events. The intended recipients of the information are the OIA. The provision of this information is voluntary but if this information is not provided, we may be unable to process your registration. The information is being collected by our association and will be held by the OIA. Direct any enquiries you may have in relation to this matter to the OIA.

Cancellations and Refunds

  • 100% refund – cancellation 30 days before the event date with a deduction of administrative fee of USD 100.00.
  • No refund – 100% cancellation fee will be charged for any cancellations 30 days prior to the event date.