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Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting 2014

Venue:  Hawke's Bay Opera House, Hastings
Dates:  18 to 21 November 2014
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Newsletter of the Advisory Group for National Child and Youth Networks

February 2014 Issue

February Feature:
National Child Cancer Network - two years on
Inter-Hospital Transfers
Surgical Special Interest Group
WDHB Vulnerable Infant Forum
Sleep Issues in Children
Map of Medicine

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  • Encourage and promote the study and advancement of the science and practice of paediatrics, child health nursing and other professional practices involved with child health
  • Generally to promote the health and welfare of children in New Zealand consistent with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of a Child.
  • Advocate for children on all issues related to their health at a local, regional and national level.
  • Provide information to the public of New Zealand on all matters that concern the health and welfare of children.
  • Advance public education and awareness of the science and practice of paediatrics, child health and welfare of children.
  • Maintenance of the highest possible level of the scientific and ethical practice in the health care of children in New Zealand.

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