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Gynecological Oncology Team's Visit To Samoa Highlights Value Of Partnership In The Pacific Region

Wednesday, 29 May 2024, 12:58 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) Group's recent deployment of a specialised gynecological oncology team to Tupua Tamasese Meaole Hospital in Apia, Samoa, was a testament to the value of partnership and supportive networks in the region. More >>

Fijian Neurosurgeon Awarded President's Medal At The RACS Annual Scientific Congress 2024

Thursday, 16 May 2024, 1:50 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

Dr Alan Biribo, a seasoned neurosurgeon who has spent years devoted to championing health outcomes for Fijians, was recognised at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) 2024 Annual Scientific Congress More >>

Samoan Anesthesiologist And Physician Appointed Vice Dean Of ANZCA's Faculty Of Pain Medicine

Friday, 10 May 2024, 10:05 am | Pasifika Medical Association Group

In a momentous stride forward for both the field of pain medicine and Pacific communities, Fuimaono Satualafaalagilagi Dr Leinani Aiono-Le-Tagaloa has been appointed as the Vice Dean of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, ANZCA (Australian and New Zealand College ... More >>

PMA's Pacific Health Education Scholarships 2024 Now Open For Applications

Wednesday, 8 May 2024, 3:53 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

These scholarships are available to Pacific students and professionals in the healthcare sector, aiming to provide financial aid to deserving candidates. More >>

NZMTS: Visiting Medical Team In Tonga Provides Specialist Surgical Support To Vaiola Hospital

Tuesday, 21 November 2023, 5:10 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) recently deployed a Paediatric Surgical Team of specialists to Vaiola Hospital in Nuku'alofa, Tonga, providing specialist surgical support under the New Zealand Medical Treatment Scheme (NZMTS), funded by the Ministry ... More >>

PMA Chief Executive's Courageous Fight Against Breast Cancer

Wednesday, 25 October 2023, 8:15 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) Chief Executive, Debbie Sorensen, wife to Peter Cann, a daughter, loving mother and grandmother, opens up about her personal breast cancer journey for the first time. With unwavering strength and resilience, Mrs Sorensen ... More >>

Remembering Tongan Paediatric Specialist, Dr Toakase Fakakovikaetau, And Her Life Of Service

Monday, 31 July 2023, 10:46 am | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr Toakase Fakakovikaetau, a pioneering paediatric specialist who dedicated her life to serving Tonga and the Pacific region. Dr Fakakovikaetau's efforts to ensure the ... More >>

PACMAT Vanuatu Deployment Complete; Over 1,100 Individuals Supported

Monday, 1 May 2023, 9:20 am | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association's (PMA) Medical Assistance team (PACMAT) have completed their 28 day mission in Vanuatu, supporting communities affected by tropical Cyclone Kevin and Judy. Throughout the deployment, the PACMAT team travelled to 13 different ... More >>

PACMAT To Deploy Primary Care & Mental Health Team To Vanuatu Following Impact Of Twin Cyclones

Tuesday, 28 March 2023, 7:09 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

Following the devastating impacts of tropical Cyclone Judy and Cyclone Kevin in Vanuatu, the Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) will be deploying a Medical Assistance Team (PACMAT) to the island nation, supported by the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign ... More >>

PACMAT Deploys Primary Care And Mental Health Team To Wairoa

Wednesday, 8 March 2023, 8:14 am | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association's (PMA) Medical Assistance team (PACMAT) have deployed a primary care and mental health team to Wairoa today, following a scoping assessment last week in the district. The team will work closely with local health providers ... More >>

PMA Welcomes Appointment Of New Zealand's First Pacific Deputy Prime Minister

Monday, 23 January 2023, 5:24 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) welcomes the appointment of Hon. Chris Hipkins and Hon. Carmel Sepuloni as the incoming Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister for the Government of New Zealand. PMA President, Dr Kiki Maoate ONZM FRACS, says ... More >>

PMA Secures NZ Medical Treatment Scheme Contract In The Pacific

Monday, 16 January 2023, 6:33 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) have secured the New Zealand Medical Treatment Scheme (NZMTS) contract for the next five years, which will see PMA be actively involved in providing specialist medical services to six Pacific Island nations under the ... More >>

New Year Honours 2023: Pacific Champions Recognised

Tuesday, 3 January 2023, 8:03 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The New Year Honours list for 2023 saw a number of Pacific leaders recognised for their contribution to the Pacific and wider New Zealand community. Among the esteemed recipients are two of Etu Pasifika Christchurch's Board Directors and Pasifika Medical ... More >>

PMA Welcomes Covid-19 Inquiry And Emphasises Importance Of Equity

Wednesday, 7 December 2022, 6:51 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

Prime Minister, the Rt Hon. Jacinda Ardern, has announced that New Zealand will be launching an official inquiry into the Government’s Covid-19 response as a means of better preparing for future pandemics. The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) ... More >>

Etu Pasifika Auckland Recognised For Outstanding Service At 2022 ProCare Quality Awards

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 6:36 pm | Pasifika Medical Association Group

The 2022 ProCare Quality Awards have been announced this year, celebrating the work done by general practitioners, nurses and their support teams in improving the health and wellbeing of their patients, providing quality care and introducing innovations. ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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