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.

  • News – Other News

Waikato doctor swaps ED bustle for Commonwealth Games stint

16 April 2018 Aaron Leaman - NZ Herald

His day job involves tending to the injured, ill, and intoxicated at one of the country’s busiest hospital EDs.

But emergency physician Dr John Bonning​ recently stepped away from the relentless bustle of Waikato Hospital to look after elite mountain bikers at the Commonwealth Games.

The 51-year-old has spent the past four weeks on the Gold Coast as venue medical manager at the Nerang Mountain Bike Trails.

Read more here: