Health Equity Virtual Conference

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Registrations are open for the Creating Solutions - Towards better health equity for all conference.

The virtual conference is being held on 2-3 July and is being co-hosted by the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists and the Canterbury Charity Hospital Trust. There is an exciting programme of national and international speakers and health sector leaders. It is being opened by the Health Minister Andrew Little. All those attending will be asked to contribute to practical solutions to growing health inequities in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Some of the topics include:

· How to address poverty in a low wage economy and high cost country

· Ethnic and cultural prejudice: the long term effects of colonisation

· Universal free access to health care

· How health workforces can encourage affirmative action

You can find out more and register here.