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Health meeting starts

Tuesday July 21, 2015 Written by Published in Health

The 17th Annual Health Conference began yesterday at the Rarotongan Beach Resort and Spa.


This year’s theme is ‘Towards a Healthy Future’ and will focus on non-communicable diseases, child’s health, men’s health, women’s health, research and trauma and emergencies.

Yesterday’s session include discussions on the history of health in the Cook Islands and a healthier future for Pacific families.

Keynote speakers included Dr Kiki Maoate and Dr Joseph Williams.

The conference will also see the launch of the Cook Islands health ‘Hall of Fame’ and the presentation of a brand new ambulance tomorrow.