Regional Events

Groups of doctors, medical students and sometimes other health professionals meet from time to time in various centres around the country.  To be notified of meetings in your area by email, contact us.  You can also follow these links to join your region's facebook group: Auckland, Christchurch, Otago, Waikato, Wellington.

If there is no group active in your location, would you consider organising one?  We'd love to hear from you!

Regular Regional Events

Christian Peer Group Meeting - Christchurch

Meetings held first Monday of each month, 7:30-9pm, usually at Dr Paul Hercock's Aranui practice.  Fellowship, case discussion, and food! The regulars are Dr Gillian Brown, Dr Jay Erickson, Dr Jeremy Baker, Dr Paul Hercock, Dr Ralph & Dr Annie Chen-Green.  Doctors and students welcome.  Simply email Dr Annie Chen-Green to confirm attendance (to cater to numbers), and if you need a ride just ask.

  • Cashmere Presbyterian Church, 2 MacMillan Avenue, Corner Dyers Pass Road & Macmillan Avenue, Christchurch

    Please join us on Sunday 5 August 2018 for an evening of discussion and music, prayer and reflection, with a shared meal to follow as we explore the importance of spirituality in self-care.

    Venue: Cashmere Presbyterian Church, 2 MacMillan Avenue, Corner Dyers Pass Road and MacMillan Avenue, Christchurch

    Topic: The importance of spirituality in self-care, a response to recent changes to the Oath of the World Medical Association

    No charge: But please bring a plate of food to share for a potluck dinner

    Speakers: Graham McDonald, Ruth Spearing, Les Snape, Sandra Wright-Taylor

    Coordinators: David Troughton and Ruth Spearing

    For more information: contact David 021 231 0471,


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