Seminars Ngā kauhau
You can watch our previous videos from the seminars. Pharmac no longer provides face-to-face seminars for health professionals.
Seminars covered a diverse range of topics presented by experts in their fields.
Watching the videos counts towards your CPD/CPE points or hours.
Education for health professionals
Pharmac funds the education provider He Ako Hiringa to support primary care clinicians address medicines access equity.
As well as giving New Zealand’s healthcare professionals relevant up-to-date information on any new medicines funded, He Ako Hiringa resources will spotlight Pharmac's medicines access equity areas of focus: diabetes, respiratory health, gout, and cardiovascular disease.
Professional development CME/CPD
Watching the seminar videos and completing learning reflections about them counts as professional development for:
- GPs – Pharmac seminars are accredited by the RNZCGPs as a CME provider
- nurses – receive a certificate: 6 hours = 6 points
- midwives – selected seminars are accredited by the Midwifery Council
- pharmacists – can be used as Group 1 Learnings.
Watching the online versions of the seminars is free.