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Recent anaesthesia news, submissions and New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists updates and blog posts.

Letter on Planned Care Taskforce recommendationsMain Image
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Following the delivery of the Planned Care Taskforce's plan 'Reset and restore' and recommendations the NZSA wrote to the Ministry of Health, Te Wh...
27 November 2022
0.42 Min Read
A Career in Anaesthesia WebinarMain Image
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The NZSA recently hosted a webinar for junior doctors, medical students or anyone considering a role in Anaesthesia. In this webinar SMO and Traine...
24 November 2022
0.34 Min Read
Call for Paid Placements for Anaesthetic Technician TraineesMain Image
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Following the below release NZSA President Dr Morgan Edwards was interviewed on RNZ. Read the report on their website
16 November 2022
1.73 Min Read
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The NZSA Podcast has released its fifth episode! Special guest Dr Vanessa Beavis talks leadership, juggling a busy workload and holding the ANZC...
13 November 2022
0.59 Min Read
2023 Membership RenewalMain Image
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Annual membership renewals and invoices for 2023 were emailed to all existing members on November 10th. This is earlier than previous years as feed...
9 November 2022
0.79 Min Read
CSC Poster Prize WinnerMain Image
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Our congratulations to the following poster and survey prize winners from the Combined Scientific Congress Trainee poster prize session. All were r...
1 November 2022
3.55 Min Read
Hinga atu he tētē kura, ara mai he tētē kuraMain Image
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October 2022 In 2016 I felt fortunate and humbled to be offered the deputy trainee representative position on the NZ Society of...
26 October 2022
2.98 Min Read
President's Annual Report
Ngā mihi nui kia koutou katoa, To begin I would like to acknowledge those who continued to front our Covid response and the support we have seen...
23 October 2022
6.93 Min Read

Advocacy


Call for Paid Placements for Anaesthetic Technician TraineesNews item  Image
Advocacy
Following the below release NZSA President Dr Morgan Edwards was interviewed on RNZ. Read the report on their website
16 November 2022
1.73 Min Read

President's Blog


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October 2022 In 2016 I felt fortunate and humbled to be offered the deputy trainee representative position on the NZ Society of...
26 October 2022
2.98 Min Read
Final blog – where has the time gone?News item Image
President's Blog
August 2022 My final blog! Where have those two years gone? It has been a rather constrained two years as President. My firs...
22 August 2022
4.87 Min Read
President’s Blog – June 2022News item Image
President's Blog
It’s Monday morning, dark, torrential rain outside. Winter has well and truly arrived. It feels hard to get out of bed, so I am writing this whilst...
13 June 2022
4.27 Min Read
How do we reconcile international conferences and emissions from travel?News item Image
President's Blog
I have struggled to write this month’s blog. The chatter in my head fuelling my self-doubts and the feeling of imposter syndrome (who wants to read...
22 April 2022
4.5 Min Read
President’s Annual Report 2021News item Image
President's Annual Report
'Advocacy, community and education are our key areas of work as we strive to strongly represent and support you, and to promote the perioperative s...
21 March 2022
7.28 Min Read
Heading into 2022News item Image
President's Blog
February 2022 I have just read my last blog of 2021 to see where I might go with this month’s blog. It is quite disheartening t...
4 February 2022
4.51 Min Read
How to suffer the losesNews item Image
President's Blog
November 2021 My final blog of the year, and once again I find myself thinking where on earth did this year go? I have jobs on ...
2 November 2021
5.21 Min Read
COVID and burnoutNews item Image
President's Blog
September 2021 It was inevitable, but still disappointing to find ourselves amid a Delta outbreak. I would like to acknowledge...
17 September 2021
6.29 Min Read
Assisted dying legislation and implementation underwayNews item Image
President's Blog
July 2021 In my last blog I focused on the End-of-Life Choice Act and its roll out on 7 November.  I really did feel quite in t...
7 July 2021
4.61 Min Read