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There are currently no events for Tapuhitia Ngā Mokopuna Mō Apōpō, College of Child & Youth Nurses. For events that may be of interest, visit the NZNO calendar.


Past events

Tapuhitia Ngā Mokopuna Mō Apōpō, College of Child & Youth Nurses (CCYN) 
Annual Symposium 2023 

Date    Friday, 3 November 2023
Time    08:30 am - 5:00 pm
Venue  Marion Davis Library, 32 Park Road, Grafton, Auckland

Programme  Click here to view the updated programme
Our 2023 biennial symposium is stacked with several amazing keynote speakers and invited presenters with abstracts to come. We are privileged to introduce our two keynote speakers:

Professor Marek Tesar, Head of School: Learning Development & Professional Practice, and Associate Dean: International at the Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Auckland. Director of Centre for Global Childhoods, Chair of Early Years, Childhood Studies and Child Development Research and Teaching Hub.
Ellyn Proffit (Ngāti Porou), Clinical Nurse Specialist Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) Midland Cancer Network: Te Whatu Ora Waikato
Topics this year range from

  • First 1,000 days research
  • child development
  • helping adolescent traverse their cancer journeys
  • connecting children with the physical environment
  • the socio-emotional needs of the hospitalised child.....and so much more to come😊

2023 College of Child & Youth Nurses (CCYN) Tapuhitia Ngā Mokopuna Mō Apōpō, Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Date   Thursday, 2 November 2023
Time   4 pm 
Venue Kauri Room, 6th Floor Cornwall Complex, Building 15, Greenlane Clinical Centre
Zoom  Link emailed to all members on 1 November 2023

2022 College of Child & Youth Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Date:     
01 November 2022
Time:     15:00
Venue:   Western Institute of Technology @ Taranaki (WITT)
               20 Bell Street, Welbourn, New Plymouth
               Room B302 and Zoom
2022 CCYN AGM Agenda

Paediatric Society Virtual Conference 2021
Date      
2-4 November 2021
Where  online
Further information

CCYN 2021 AGM and Symposium
AGM             
 Thursday, 23 September 2021, 17:00-19:00 on Zoom
Symposium  Friday, 24 September 2021, 08:30-16:00, online.
2021 Symposium Programme - FINAL
Symposium Programme Booklet
2021 Symposium Poster

Presentations from previous CCYN Symposiums
Presentation Author/ Presenter
Changing your perspective Alison Leversha 
Jade speaks up Elaine Dyer 
Kind hands Respite Care Cottage 
The lived experience of paediatric nurses caring for children with non-accidental head injuries  Kirsty Gibbs
Maternal infant health: innovation in education Michelle Adams 
Margaret May Blackwell Fellowship Sharon Cassidy 
Child Health & Poverty in NZ - A way forward Professor Innes Asher 
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