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NZNO Conference & AGM, Nurses - a leading voice, 20-21 September 2017, Te Papa, Wellington


Programme for NZNO Conference on Thursday 21 September

Time Session Room
08:30 Karakia, Welcome and Conference Opening Plenary
08:40

Opening address:

Warren Lindberg, Chief Executive, Public Health Association

Plenary
09:15

Keynote speaker:

Jean Ross, Co-President, National Nurses United

Plenary
10:00

Karakia followed by MORNING TEA / PARAMANAWA

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10:25

Guest speaker:

Pari O'Brien, New Zealand Nurse leader, researcher, educator and practicing nurse

Plenary
10:55

Panel: Helen Rook, Pam Oliver and Kerri Nuku

Topic: Assisted Dying - Given that assisted dying is the most contentious issue facing the nursing profession since the legislation on abortion was passed, what do you think are the salient points about assisted dying (and the debate on it) that the nursing profession should consider?

 
11:30 Room change  
11:35 Concurrent sessions Breakout Rooms
12:30 Karakia followed by LUNCH / TE KAI O TE RĀNUI  
13:15

Keynote speaker:

Professor Innes Asher, Health spokesperson, Child Poverty Action Group

Plenary
13:55 Room change  
14:00 Concurrent sessions Breakout Rooms
15:00 Karakia followed by AFTERNOON TEA / PARAMANAWA  
15:30

Conference summation:

Kaiwhakahaere Kerri Nuku and President Grant Brookes

Plenary
16:00 Conclusion and farewell  
16:15 Karakia  

 

Programme is subject to change