First national PDRP conference.
Around 50 nurse leaders and professional development and
recognition programme (PDRP) co-ordinators are expected at next
month's first national PDRP conference. Hosted by Hutt Valley
District Health Board (DHB), the two-day conference, titled Creating a
culture for practice development, is being co-ordinated by Hurt Valley
DHB PDRP co-ordinator Clare Hutchins. Keynote speaker on the opening
morning, November 9, is Ministry of Health chief nursing adviser Mark
Jones who will speak on nursing trends and professionalism. Other
keynote speakers are Waikato DHB nursing professor Ken Walsh and
Waitemata DHB director of nursing Jocelyn Peach. Presentations will also
De given by PDRP leaders from around the country, with a focus on Maori
and mental health pathways. NZNO's professional nursing adviser
Angela Clark will speak about creating a culture for practice
For further information, contact Hutchins on
firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 04 570 9978.