NEWS

ANZSPM Aotearoa Committee

ANZSPM held its Annual Business Meeting of New Zealand-based members on Friday 28 June 2019 during the ANZSPM Aotearoa Annual Education Update in Queenstown. At the meeting, members welcomed back continuing ANZSPM Aotearoa Committee Members: 

ANZSPM members also farewelled Amanda Sommerfeldt, who retired at the meeting. Rachel Wiseman thanked Amanda on behalf of members for her nearly 3 years of service after being appointed in October 2016. 

The Aotearoa Committee also welcomed a new committee member, Helen Atkinson, on 29 June. Helen is a general practitioner with a special interest in palliative care, currently working in Auckland.