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Latest news

 

Annual Scientific Meeting 5-8 May, 2015
Venue: Intercontinental Hotel, Wellington
-   Study days - Tuesday 5th May [groups - diabetes nurses, dietitians, podiatrists, pharmacists, registrars and primary care]
-   Conference meeting - Wednesday 6th May to Friday 8th May

 

see "Meetings" for more information

 

Abstracts close 27 February

Only those set out in proper format accepted - abstracts@nzssd.org.nz

Acceptance advised 25 March 2015

 
Conference grant applications accepted until 27 February

 

Earlybird registrations close 5 April

 

 

 

AUGUST 2014

DESA Sports camp 10-13 April 2015 - note change of date!
Please contact nzssd.org.nz for more information

 

June 2014

 

Diabetes Work Programme
If you would like to make a donation to the Society, please follow the link: http://www.givealittle.co.nz/org/amysavage
 
Virtual Diabetes Register 2013
 
Grants announced at the Annual Scientific Meeting, Queenstown 8 May 2014 - see awards/grants

 

Health Improvementy and Innovation Resource Centre - The latest health information at your fingertips HIIRC

 

 

“Primary Care Nursing e-Resource”
NZSSD announces a new resource for Primary Health Care Nurses to build knowledge in diabetes care http://www.healthmentoronline.com

 

 

 

Awards and grants closing soon and available to financial members:

NZSSD professional development award - applications close 1 August, 1 November, 1 February and 1 May see "awards and grants" for further information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diabetes improvement package. Frequently asked questions.

 

http://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/diabetes/diabetes-care-improvement-package

 

discuss with your local provider / DHB for further information

 

 

 

For the latest on nurse prescribing update

http://www.healthworkforce.govt.nz/new-roles-and-scopes/diabetes-nurse-specialist-prescribing

 
 

 

 
 

 


Latest research

 

Newsweet

Download the latest issue of the NZSSD newsletter:

Spring 2014

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NZSSD is an incorporated society that is open to those involved in the care of people with diabetes. It has over 400 members including diabetes specialist physicians, diabetes specialist nurses, podiatrists, dietitians, ophthalmologists, general physicians, family doctors, community health workers and allied industries.

NZSSD is the national advisory body on scientific and clinical diabetes care and standards. NZSSD's objectives are to promote the study of diabetes and the best standards of care of diabetes in New Zealand. It also provides the national reference source in the subject.

All opinions and position statements are approved by the NZSSD Executive before being posted on this website

NZSSD holds an Annual Scientific Meeting with local and overseas speakers and presentation of original papers. The executive of NZSSD arbitrates the award of research grants in the field and also sponsors a professional development scholarship for non-medical members.

NZSSD publishes “Newsweet”, a quarterly newletter to members. Media enquiries should be directed to the President or Chairman.

NZSSD administers awards and grants - refer to "Awards and Grants"

In 2014 the following grants will be available:

Eli Lilly

i-SENS Pharmaco

Sanofi

NZMS

- refer "latest news January 2014"


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