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Tobacco control seminar series - 2018

Nau mai! Whaowhia tō kete mātauranga.  Welcome! Fill your basket of knowledge.

The 2018 tobacco control seminar series is beginning to take shape. We look forward to bringing the series to centres around New Zealand to enable sharing and networking across the tobacco control sector. There is no cost to attend the seminars, but numbers are limited, so register today!

Dunedin

 Thursday 12 April 2018 at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 30 The Octagon.

Registration has now closed.

Programme - click here to download the full programme. Following is a summary:

  • Smoking and vaping related stigma – Professor Janet Hoek, ASPIRE2025
  • Vape2Save: Engaging Māori women - Rebecca Ruwhiu-Collins
  • E-cigarette discussion and questions
  • Engaging with the SUDI kaupapa - Fay Selby-Law, Hāpai Te Hauora
  • Supporting employers to have smokefree workforces - Southern Stop Smoking Service and Health Promotion Agency
  • Updates from the Ministry of Health, Action for Smokefree 2025 (ASH), Quitline and the National Training Service

Venue and parking

The Dunedin Public Art Gallery is at 30 The Octagon and the nearest parking is in the Wilson car park at 54 Moray Place. Download this map showing several parking options.

Tauranga

Thursday 7 June 2018 at Trinity Wharf Hotel

Registration is now open.

Programme information will be found here in the next few weeks.

Venue and parking information - still to come.

Lower Hutt

Wednesday 20 June 2018 at The Dowse Art Museum

Registration is now open.

Programme information will be found here in the next few weeks.

Venue and parking information - still to come.

Frequently asked seminar questions

What does it cost to attend?

There is no cost to attend the seminars, but registration is required. Numbers are limited, so if you register then are no longer able to attend please let us know at least 7 days before the seminar. Please note that withdrawals within 7 days of the seminar, or no-shows on the day, will be invoiced a fee of $50 to cover the costs incurred.

Where can I find the programmes?

We will place draft programme information on this website as soon as possible, and the final programmes will be able to be downloaded 2 weeks out from each seminar.

Items will be updated and added as planning progresses – so check back regularly.

Where can I find venue and parking directions?

Venue information and directions to parking will be available on this website several weeks out from each seminar.  

What should I bring with me?

Please bring your own notepaper and pen, and a copy of the programme. Come along ready to share your experiences and meet new people.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email Donna Harding or phone: 04 912 0315.

Is my registration transferrable?

If you registered and now wish to send a colleague in your place – that is fine, but please email Donna to advise us of your colleague’s details.

I registered but now I cannot attend. What shall I do?

Please email Donna so we can open up your space for someone else.  Please note that withdrawals within 7 days of the seminar, or no-shows on the day, will be invoiced a fee of $50 to cover the costs incurred.

 

Page last updated: 9 Apr 2018