3-5 April 2019
Spencer on Byron | Takapuna |Auckland 

The NZ Regional ANZICS Annual Scientific Meeting will be held in Auckland, from Wednesday 3 to Friday 5 April 2019 at the Spencer on Byron Hotel in Takapuna.

The meeting theme, Past Forward your ICU!, is intended to reflect the importance of both tradition and looking into future developments which will affect the profession's practice in a number of areas.

  • Technological - the advent of the hospital electronic medical record in New Zealand. Presenters include Professor Johanna Westbrook, Director of the Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation.
  • Organisational - ICU physical and organisational design. Presenters from ICUs which have recently expanded.
  • Therapeutics - eg Cannabinoids. Presenter Professor Michelle Glass.
  • Cultural - Improving Maori patients’ paths into and through ICU. Presenters include Professor Hine Elder, youth forensic psychiatrist and researcher of indigenous health.
  • Individual - Retirement. Presenters include Mary Holm, New Zealand’s most widely-read investment adviser.

For more information about the conference, activities and the dinner, and to register, head to the conference website: www.anzics2019.nz


3 April 2019