Why Join the NZMA?
16 September, 2021
Doctors must be vaccinated for patient safety
No doctor should be involved in patient care unless they are vaccinated against COVID-19.
05 August, 2021
Conversion Therapy Has No Place In New Zealand
Conversion therapy has no place in New Zealand, and Government moves to criminalise it are overdue a…
09 July, 2021
NZMA Praises Folic Acid Decision
The decision to mandate the addition of folic acid to bread shows important health decisions are oft…
24 September, 2021
Strategy to Prevent and Minimise Gambling Harm
17 September, 2021
Immigration Settings Inquiry – Issues Paper
02 September, 2021
Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill
The Principal Scientific Journal for the Profession in New Zealand
The human and health costs of failure to implement pro-Tiriti and pro-equity health policies: let’s act as if we know this
After a twenty-year period of relative stability in the health system, we are entering a period of very considerable change. These changes are driven, in part, by a clearly stated desire on the part of government for fairer health outcomes for Māori.
Iti noa ana he pito mata / from the withered tree a flower blooms: healthy equitable climate policy in Aotearoa New Zealand
It’s hard to say anything about climate breakdown in 2021 that nature isn’t already saying through unprecedented heat waves, bush fires and flooding.
Diesel matters: accelerating the light diesel vehicle endgame in Aotearoa New Zealand
The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study estimated in 2020 that in the previous year there were 6.7 mil-lion premature deaths globally from air pollution (ambient particulate matter and ambient ozone pollution).