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NZSSA - New Zealand Sterile Services Association

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NZSSA
New Zealand Sterile Services Association

http://www.nzssa.org
New Zealand


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Objectives

The Associations Main Objectives are:

  • To foster, promote and encourage interest amongst the members of the Association and others in the study of the Sterile Services concept and allied problems with a view to increasing the efficiency of the service provided by hospitals in New Zealand to patients and the public generally.
  • To promote and encourage the implementation and upgrading of principles and practices of sterilisation.
  • To encourage the publication of any useful information concerning Sterile Service practices.
  • To promote conferences for the consideration of all questions relating to Sterile Services and allied fields.

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Executive Details

National Executive
  • President
    Shelagh Thomas
  • Secretary
    Martin Bird
  • Treasurer
    Alison Stewart

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Events

The Associations annual conference is normally held in the autumn. The venue changes each year and is known at least one year in advance.

Upcoming Conferences

...to be announced...

Past Conferences

Annual NZSSA Conference 2014
17 September 2014 to 19 September 2014
Rydges Latimer Hotel, Christchurch, New Zealand
[ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2012
21 November 2012 to 23 November 2012
University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
[ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2011
09 November 2011 to 11 November 2011
Rotorua, New Zealand
[ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2010
13 October 2010 to 15 October 2010
Auckland, New Zealand
[ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2009
07 October 2009 to 09 October 2009
Te Papa, New Zealand
[ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2008
"Join the Rush - Knowledge is Gold"

19 November 2008 to 21 November 2008
Rydges Lakeland Resort, 38 - 54 Lake Esplanade, P.O. Box 454, Queenstown, New Zealand
[ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2007
14 November 2007 to 16 November 2007
Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, Napier, New Zealand
[ Conference Details ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2006
November 2006
Hamilton, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2005
November 2005
Dunedin, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2004
November 2004
Wellington, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2003
November 2003
Christchurch, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2002
November 2002
Palmerstown North, New Zealand

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Contact

Shelagh Thomas
President

E-mail:
Web: www.nzssa.org

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New Zealand - FlagInformation about New Zealand

Statistics

  • Area: 268,680 km²
  • Population: 3,993,817 (July 2004)
  • Capital: Wellington
  • Languages: English (official), Maori (official)
  • Religion: Anglican 24%, Presbyterian 18%, Roman Catholic 15%, Methodist 5%, Baptist 2%, other Protestant 3%, unspecified or none 33% (1986)
  • Climate: temperate with sharp regional contrasts
  • Time Zone: UTC/GMT +12hrs
  • Currency: New Zealand Dollar [NZD]

Location

The islands of New Zealand are part of Oceania in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Australia.

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