The NZ College of Public Health
Medicine would like to encourage Māori trainee interns and
PGY1& 2 doctors to attend its 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
(ASM) in Wellington, 6-8 September. To facilitate attendance, we
are offering four scholarships of up to $1000 each.
The theme for the first day of the
ASM (Weds 6 Sept) is 'Cardiovascular disease in New Zealand -
ending the epidemic & improving health
equity'. This will
include: cardiovascular disease epidemiology; primary prevention;
screening and management of risk factors; and improving health
equity. The theme for the second day (Thurs 7 Sept) is
'Improving the quality of our practice' which
includes: improving the quality of public health medicine practice;
health care and public health programme evaluation; equity
considerations; and quality improvement generally.
The ASM is open to all who are interested in public health or
interested in public health medicine as a
career. To apply for a Māori scholarship, complete the application form and return via email by
7 July to firstname.lastname@example.org.