Fidgit Study seeking referrals

Can our members assist with research by referring patients! Link to flyer for patients is attached Now recruiting! A comprehensive case-control investigation of fibromyalgia is underway in Auckland. The FIDGIT Study is examining the relationships between fibromyalgia and associated symptoms, digestive function and the microbiome of the gastrointestinal tract.  Additionally, we are collecting data on …

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Australasian Echo Series Ehlers -Danlos International

All members and other  Health Professionals can enrol for the Australasian Echo meetings for May/June/July. They are well worth the effort.  Applications Now Open for EDS ECHO Clinicians Australasia. The Ehlers-Danlos Society is delighted to be launching an EDS ECHO Clinicians Australasia program that will commence in May 2022. This is a free program for healthcare professionals, across all …

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Medical Colleges Launch Wellbeing Charter for Doctors

Four medical colleges (RACS, ACEM, ANZCA, and RANZCOG) initially came together to form a Wellbeing Charter for Doctors that defines wellbeing and sets out the shared responsibility for supporting doctors’ wellbeing. The charter is now endorsed by eleven medical colleges including the NZCMM. Download the Wellbeing Charter “Wellbeing encompasses physical, mental, emotional and cultural health. It …

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Spine Intervention Society- Nikolai Bogduk Young Investigator Grant

Membership of SIS provides a very useful support and educational tool for Musculoskeletal Physicians interested in treating spinal pain and using or recommending spinal interventions. An exciting opportunity is now available for those who have become fellows in the last 5 years.  Please let everyone know and encourage those with an interest in research to …

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COVID Vaccination Support

The NZAMM is very encouraged by the high vaccination uptake in New Zealand. We are aligned with the views of the Council of Medical Colleges, which represent 16 medical colleges with over 9000 medical practitioners, that vaccination is safe and is a critical part of Aotearoa New Zealand’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The media …

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