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Free webinar: Equitable approaches to gout management - 1 July at 7pm

1 Jul 2020

Tēnā koutou katoa,


On Wednesday 1 July at 7pm, the Health Quality and Safety Commission, in association with PHARMAC Te Pātaka Whaioranga, Arthritis New Zealand, and Health Literacy New Zealand, will be presenting a free webinar about new equitable approaches to gout management. 


Two primary care models of gout management will be presented along with findings of a major new report describing the key components for establishing and maintaining gout management programmes in primary care.  This webinar is for anyone working in pharmacy, planning and funding, and primary care including Māori and iwi health providers, general practice or primary health organisations.



  • Prof Nicola Dalbeth, Rheumatologist and Professor of Medicine, Auckland District Health Board (DHB) and University of Auckland
  • Dr Aniva Lawrence, General Practitioner, Te Whareora Tikipunga and previously Clinical Lead Mahitahi Hauora PHE
  • Diana Phone, Pharmacist and Clinical Lead, Owning My Gout programme, Counties Manukau Health
  • Susan Reid, Director, Health Literacy New Zealand.


This webinar will be facilitated by Sandy Bhawan, Manager, Access Equity, PHARMAC.


Download a copy of the programme here.


Registration for this webinar is essential (and free!). Register here.


For more information, visit the Commission’s website or email events@hqsc.govt.nz.


Please share this information to anyone you think might be interested in attending.


Kia pai tō koutou rā,