Rose Hellaby Medical Scholarship Fund

A charitable trust was set up by Rose Hellaby in 1959 to provide scholarships to registered medical practitioners for research and/or post-graduate training and experience in rheumatic disease, physical medicine and manipulative treatment overseas. More information and instructions for application are provided here Applications must be submitted by 31 March and 30 September each year …

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Medical Council Accreditation

Medical Council Letter to NZAMM NZAMM Accreditation Report We are delighted to share with you the final report from MCNZ with the decision about our accreditation as a vocational training provider in Musculoskeletal Medicine. This accreditation will last until April 2027 subject to ongoing reporting and making the required progress. This is a very pleasing …

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Council of Medical Colleges releases Report on Cultural Safety in Vocational Training

The Council of Medical Colleges in New Zealand and Te Ohu Rata o Aotearoa have just released a report on the experience of Māori doctors training in Aotearoa. The report has found that Māori trainee doctors are entering a world which has limited understanding of Te Ao Māori and a large burden is put on …

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COVID Vaccination

Vaccination against COVID-19 will play a critical role in protecting the health of our community. The New Zealand Association of Musculoskeletal Medicine fully supports their members being vaccinated. The association agrees with the Medical Council that it is an ethical and professional obligation to be vaccinated, unless medically contraindicated. Furthermore, the NZAMM agrees with the …

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