Annual Scientific Meeting 2021

Annual Scientific Meeting 2021


Our Annual Scientific Meeting will be held on 27-30 October, at the Christchurch Town Hall. This year's conference theme is whakaroa (to heal). We will be exploring this concept in relation to our patients, ourselves, our city and our planet.

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Who we are

The New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists (NZSA) represents and supports the community of medically registered anaesthetists in New Zealand and promotes the safety of their patients.

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15 days ago

President's blog - Assisted Dying

NZSA President Dr Sheila Hart looks at the MOH timeline to implement the End of Life Choice Act and asks where do anaesthetists fit in? "I have heard in several forums reference to our specialty being well placed to administer IV medications, but do we agree?"

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27 days ago

Mental ill health - how do we better support our colleagues?

I’m looking out over the Pahia coastline writing this blog.  I have be...
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4 months ago

New PHARMAC consultation - committees

PHARMAC have released a consultation to improve how their advisory com...
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Mental ill health - how do we better support our colleagues?

I’m looking out over the Pahia coastline writing this blog.  I have been at the Cultural and Leadership Hui organised by...
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New PHARMAC consultation - committees

PHARMAC have released a consultation to improve how their advisory committees work (Pharmacology and Therapeutics Adviso...
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PANNZ Update Meeting

The PANNZ Annual Update Meeting due to be held 5-6 March in Rotorua was cancelled due to a change in lockdown levels. Th...
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Healthcare rethink required for carbon neutral 2025 goal

Dramatic changes to the health sector are needed if the Government is to achieve its goals of a zero carbon public secto...
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15 days ago

President's blog - Assisted Dying

NZSA President Dr Sheila Hart looks at the MOH timeline to implement the End of Life Choice Act and asks where do anaesthetists fit in? "I have heard in several forums reference to our specialty being well placed to administer IV medications, but do we agree?"

Read more

New PHARMAC consultation - committees

PHARMAC have released a consultation to improve how their advisory committees work (Pharmacology and Therapeutics Adviso...
Read more

PANNZ Update Meeting

The PANNZ Annual Update Meeting due to be held 5-6 March in Rotorua was cancelled due to a change in lockdown levels. Th...
Read more

Healthcare rethink required for carbon neutral 2025 goal

Dramatic changes to the health sector are needed if the Government is to achieve its goals of a zero carbon public secto...
Read more

Support anaesthesia training in the Pacific

How can you make a difference to anaesthesia training in the Pacific? Find out about a new initiative that was launched ...
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Upcoming Events

The Simulation & Skills Centre, Wellington
Feb 15, 2021 - Sep 21, 2021

PacMac Dates 2021 - 21 Sept

The course is open to consultants with an interest in paediatric anaesthesia and the occasional paediatric anaesthetist working in district health boards and private hospitals.

Anaesthetic technicians and nurses may attend as observers by prior arrangement.
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The Cordis Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
Mar 24, 2022 - Mar 27, 2022

13th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain 2022

Diversity, Equity, Access
To enhance excellence in clinical practice for the management of children and young people in pain by showcasing influential knowledge and vanguard research.
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