Working for better health care in New Zealand

The Association of Salaried Medical Specialists (ASMS) is the professional association and union uniting doctors and dentists in New Zealand.

  • ASMS 30th Annual Conference, Wellington

ASMS 30th Annual Conference, Wellington

The ASMS Annual Conference will be held in Wellington on 29-30 November (Thursday-Friday). This will cover a range of relevant health policy and industrial issues. The programme has yet to be determined, but confirmed subjects are:

  • Minister of Health Hon Dr David Clark.
  • Dr Ashley Bloomfield, Director-General of Health.
  • Presidential address from Professor Murray Barclay
  • Dr Charlotte Chambers, ASMS Principal Analyst, presenting the findings from an in-depth qualitative study into the lived experiences of younger women in medicine.
  • Addressing the precarious state of the senior medical/dental workforce in DHBs.

You are encouraged to enter this into your diaries and advise our Support Services Administrator Angela Randall at if you are interested in attending.