NZNO Conference & AGM, Nursing 2020 and beyond, 16-17 September 2020, Te Papa, Wellington

Conference Programme - Wednesday 16 September 2020


This draft programme is subject to change and will be updated as details and speakers are confirmed.

Time Session


Virtual meeting room opens


Professor Michael Baker, Professor of Public Health, UOO, Wellington


John Ryan, the Auditor General


Associate Professor Jean Ross, Otago Polytechnic

Community development: Student nurses’ participation in reducing health disparities an impact assessment evaluation


Merryn Jones, Hawkes Bay District Health Board

Valuing organ donation in a Māori cultural context: reflections on a NZ regional transplant hui



Fay Selby-Law, Hapai Te Hauora


Materoa Mar, THINK Hauora - Connecting Communities for Wellbeing


Johanna Rhodes and Mary McMillan, Southern Institute of Technology

A sense of belonging: the implementation of a student-led mentorship program


Dr Graham Gulbransen, Cannabis Care

Medicinal Cannabis 2020



Lizzy Kepa-Henry, Public Health Nurse, Hutt Valley DHB


Howard Catton, Chief Executive, International Council of Nurses (ICN)



Kuini Daniels, Ngāti  Hine Health Trust

Working in the Whānau Ora space – “Looking at the past into the future”


Margareth Broodkoorn, Chief Nursing Officer (Livestream)

State of the worlds Nursing Report 2020, its relevance in a COVID-19 health context




Kerri Nuku, Kaiwhakahaere

Conference summation, conclusion and farewell