Pacific Health in Aotearoa Update

PHARMAC is holding a Pacific Health in Aotearoa Update on Diabetes and Cardiovascular Health in Pacific communities, with a focus on culturally appropriate practices.

Attendees will be able to exchange ideas with some of the leading experts on what is working for Pacific peoples.

Speakers will talk about diabetes and cardiovascular health of Pacific peoples in the New Zealand context; and nutritional, pharmaceutical, and genetics will be covered with the aim of supporting better health outcomes for Pacific peoples.

Registration is now open for this seminar at

Date: Monday, 21 October 2019

Location: Ko Awatea, Middlemore Hospital, Counties Manukau

Time: 9.00am – 4.00pm (Morning tea and lunch will be provided)

Registration fee: $75.00 GST inclusive (please note that transport and associated costs will not be covered by PHARMAC).

Audience: GP’s, NP’s, nurses and pharmacists working in primary care and having an interest in Pacific and population health.