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The program will be a mix of educational  networking and celebration events

Designed by Podiatrists for Podiatrists. 

This program contains little information about our Workshops and events.    We  have much more in the pipeline to keep you informed and entertained. 

We will add to the program as we confirm each event. 

Remember

Rotorua is a fantastic destination and we encourage you to plan a longer break so you can enjoy the the “Manaakitanga” that is Rotorua.

Although still in development, we can assure you -

this program will not disappoint.

Day One

19/6

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Cultural Awareness, Cultural Safety - 6 hours compulsory cultural safety CPD

Location -

Te Puia - Hemo Road, Tihiotonga, Rotorua

Changes to the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act in 2019 strengthened the requirements for all Health Practitioners to adhere to standards of cultural competence (including competencies that will enable effective and respectful interaction with Māori).


This workshop being held at the amazing Te Puia and will include lunch in the fabulous restaurant that overlooks wonderous bubbling mud, pools of boiling water, and stunning geysers.


You will participate in an interactive workshop designed to build cultural competency and enable you to engage confidently with Māori.  You will practice pronunciation and learn some useful phrases for engaging with Māori; gain insight into fundamental Māori beliefs and knowledge of cultural etiquette.

This workshop will include korerorero (discussion) with two PodiatryNZ members who will bring a wealth of information and understanding on the Maori health perspective.

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PodiatryNZ Formthotics Awards of Excellence - 3 hours professional learning CPD

Location -

Rotorua Energy Events Centre - Queens Dr, Rotorua

The Inaugural Awards Event.  So much to celebrate!  Nominations will open in January and must be submitted by 31 March. Through the PodiatryNZ Formthotics Awards Program, we will shine a light on the significant achievement of Podiatrists in New Zealand. Recognition of excellence by one's peers and other professionals in all aspects of podiatry is its purpose. Members will have the opportunity to identify those who exemplify the very best.

Day Two

20/6

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Educational Breakfast - 2 hours professional learning CPD

Location -

Rotorua Energy Events Centre - Queens Dr, Rotorua

Thats correct, we are starting the day with a group breakfast.  Not too heavy, not too light - a great way to start the days activities.  

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Morning Workshops - 3 hours compulsory CPD

Location -

Rotorua Energy Events Centre - Queens Dr, Rotorua

Compulsory CPD to meet Registration Board Requirements.

We know that you need to meet the CPD requirements of the Registration Board requirements and this workshop will be designed to provide CPD hours related to the compulsory elements of Wound Management and Infection Control.

Full details to be announced early 2021.

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Afternoon Workshops - 2 hours compulsory CPD

Location -

Rotorua Energy Events Centre - Queens Dr, Rotorua

2020 was a year of disruption, 2021 will be a year of change. Funding agencies such as ACC along with government departments have signalled the introduction of new approaches and new requirements. Our workshops will include hands-on and practical workshops to ensure a mix of technical upskilling along with educative sessions that will enable compliance with new regulatory and legislative requirements.

Full details to be announced early 2021.

PodiatryNZ reserves the right to alter and vary the program to accommodate changes to speakers and venue requirements.