Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand 23 - 26 April 2020

Programme

Draft programme updated on Tuesday, 25 February.  

All abstracts presenters will be notified their presentation day, time and duration of their talk by Friday, 6 March.  

Wednesday 22 April

0900 - 1600 Exhibitor pack-in
0900 - 1030 Ngākau Ora Workshop
0900 - 1600 Division of Rural Hospital Medicine - Registrars Day
Please note: this day is for DRHM Registrars and Educators only

1000 - 1600

Young Doctors (Rajakumar Movement) pre-conference day
1000 - 1700 Rural Chapter of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners and the New Zealand Rural General Practice Network - Annual Rural Research Day
1000 - 1200 WONCA Asia Pacific Region - Executive Meeting
1100 - 1530 Te Rā Tūhura
1330 - 1630 WONCA Asia Pacific Region - Council Meeting
1615 - 1715 Division of Rural Hospital Medicine - Annual General Meeting
Please note: this AGM is for DRHM Members and Registrars only
1700 - 1900

Welcome reception
Aotea Centre

Thursday 23 April

0700 - 1800 Registration and information desk open
0830 - 0930

Powhiri and Opening ceremony

0930 - 1015

Opening address's from the Presidents and Scientific Programme Committee Chair

1015 - 1045 Morning tea, electronic posters and exhibition
1045 - 1215 Keynote presentation
Professor Papaarangi Reid - Tumuaki and Head of Department of Maori Health, University of Auckland

Keynote presentation
Elizabeth Iro - Chief Nursing Officer, World Health Organisation
Kindly sponsored by the Ministry of Health

Plenary: Health in the Asia Pacific: How New Zealand's active engagement creates benefits both ways
Dr Ashley Bloomfield - Director-General, Ministry of Health
1215 - 1300

Lunch, electronic posters and exhibition

1215 - 1300 Poster presentations
1300 - 1325 Plenary presentation
Dr Tony Fernando - Psychiatrist, Sleep Specialist
Te ORA Hui-a-Tau and Scientific Conference
1325 - 1350 Plenary: Compassion and complexity; a model for assessing problems and providing practical solutions in primary care consultations and health systems
Professor Tony Dowell - Professor of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago in Wellington and Dr Nikki Turner - academic General Practitioner and Director of the Immunisation Advisory Centre, University of Auckland  
Te ORA Hui-a-Tau and Scientific Conference
1400 - 1530

Concurrent session one

Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea, electronic posters and exhibition
1600 - 1730

Concurrent session two

Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1730 New Zealand Rural General Practice Network Board and Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Friday 24 April

0700 - 1900 Registration and information desk open

0830 - 0930

Keynote: We know more than we can tell – philosophical reflections on clinical knowledge
Professor Trish Greenhalgh - Professor of Primary Health Sciences, University of Oxford
Kindly sponsored by Pegasus Health and GPDocs

0930 - 1000 Plenary: Shared decision making: Clinician, consumer perspectives
Dr Ben Hudson - GP, Senior Lecturer and Head of Department of General Practice, University of Otago, Christchurch and Rae Lamb Chief Executive Te Pou o te Whakaaro Nui
1000 - 1030 Morning tea, electronic posters and exhibition
1030 - 1200 Concurrent session three
Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1215 - 1300 Keynote presentation
Gilbert Enoka - Mental Skills Coach and Manager, All Blacks
Kindly sponsored by the Royal NZ College of General Practitioners
Te ORA Hui-a-Tau and Scientific Conference
1300 - 1400 Lunch, electronic posters and exhibition
1400 - 1530

Keynote: MythBusters - collaboration in teams
Professor Ian Couper - Director of the Ukwanda Centre for Rural Health

Keynote: The climate emergency and the public response
Professor James Renwick - Climate scientist, Head of the School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, Victoria University

Plenary presentation

Te ORA Hui-a-Tau and Scientific Conference
1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea, electronic posters and exhibition
1600 - 1730
Concurrent session four Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference  RNZCGP Fellowship ceremony - rehearsal

1730 - 2000 RNZCGP Fellowship ceremony and celebration function
1845 - 2300 Te ORA Awards ceremony and dinner

Saturday, 25 April

0700 - 1800

Registration and information desk open

0830 - 0930

Keynote: The struggle between innovation and health inequality
Associate Professor Alex Ng - Vice President of Tencent Healthcare, a company that delivers digital healthcare solutions

Plenary presentation
Professor Paul Glasziou - Bond University
0930 - 1000 Morning tea, electronic posters and exhibition
1000 - 1130 Concurrent session five
Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1130 - 1200 Keynote: Inter-generational historical trauma in Indigenous communities
Professor David Tipene-Leach - Professor of Maori and Indigenous Research, Eastern Institute of Technology
1200 - 1300 Lunch, electronic posters and exhibition
1200 - 1300 Poster presentations  
1300 - 1400 Plenary presentation Plenary presentation
1400 - 1530 Concurrent session six
Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea, electronic posters and exhibition
1600 - 1730 Concurrent session seven
Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1900 - Midnight

Conference Gala Dinner
Kindly sponsored by the New Zealand Rural General Practice Network

Sunday 26 April

0700 - 1330

Registration and information desk open

0830 - 1000

Plenary / panel presentation
Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1000 - 1045 Brunch, electronic posters and exhibition
1045 - 1215 Concurrent session eight
Te ORA Hui-ā-Tau and Scientific Conference
1215 - 1245 Wrap up and conference closing ceremony

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