NZMA, New Zealand Medical Association, Rotorua
Who Should Attend

GP CME has a strong reputation for short, sharp and to the point clinical content relevant to daily practice. Each session has 2-3 key 'take-home' messages to change clinical behaviour immediately.

All General Practitioners, Registrars, Registered Nurses and Practice Managers are invited to attend.

The meeting is endorsed for CPD purposes by the RNZCGP.

Approximately 25% of New Zealands GPs attend GP CME, from the following regions:


Region 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
AUCKLAND 125 140 203 263 333 339 338 347 358 379 315 345
BAY OF PLENTY 91 128 167 188 189 202 248 235 237 282 230 277
WAIKATO 53 77  89 101 142 146 176 178 175 199 151 181
SOUTH ISLAND 52 64 75 *54 *56 *72 *51 *78 *43 52 51 71
NORTHLAND   24 42  50 47 59 57 59 48 38 54 40 47
WELLINGTON 34 42 48 55  75 74 81 79 99 104 81 91
EASTLAND/HAWKES BAY 19 38 37 57  93 90 72 45 82 63 76 65
MANAWATU/WAIRARAPA 29 22 34 42 79 56 42 53 43 45 35 47
CENTRAL 29 21 32 42 36 43 42 45 36 35 42 45
RIVER REGION  24 28 23 30 50 46 42 45 45 53 56 49
INTERNATIONAL  0 3 2 7 6 6 8 8 4 7 5 9
TOTALt 480 605 760 886 1,118 1,121 1,121 1,161 1,160 1,272 1,082 1,227

 t Total includes GPs, RNs, Practice Managers and participating speakers. 

*The inaugural South GP CME meeting was held in August 2010.  200 GPs from the South Island attended with 340 total attendance from GPs, RNs and Practice Nurses.  Click here for further details of the South GP CME meeting.

Medical Exhibition 

The Medical Exhibition is a major part of the conference, and gives delegates access to a wide General Practice product and service update in one location.  

The meeting is known for its relaxed and collegial atmosphere amongst delegates and industry participants. This atmosphere is actively encouraged to maximize the benefits for both delegates and exhibitors.

The following product/service categories have been represented at previous exhibitions:

ADHD Educational Resources Infection Control Psoriasis
Advisory Services Elder Care Inflammatory Bowel Disease Pulse Oximetry
Allergy Electromedical Equipment Insomnia Recruitment/Locum Work
Anaemia Electronic Decision Support Insurance Representation
Appearance Medicine Erectile Dysfunction Kiwisaver Resuscitation
Arthritis Fertility Medical Equipment Risk Prediction
Asthma & COPD Financial Services Melanoma Schizophrenia
Bedwetting Alarms First Aid Minor Surgical Procedures Sexual Wellbeing
Blood Pressure Footcare Movement Disorders (Parkinsons) Skincare
Books Furniture/Tables/Plinths Nasal Decongesant Sleep Apnoea
Books/Medical Information Gastroenterology Nurse Triage Smoking Cessation
Cancer Generics Nutrition Social Services
Cardiovascular Genetic Testing Obesity Software Vendor
Cervical Screening Government Oncology Spirometry
Cold & Flu Haematology Ophthalmology Supplements
Compression Hosiery Hand Hygiene Oral Hygiene Surgical Instruments
Constipation Hepatitis Osteoporosis Sutures
Depression HIV/Aids Pain Management Thyroid Disorders
Dermatology Hypertension Political Advocacy Travel
Diabetes Immunisations/Vaccines Practice Management Software Ultrasound Handheld
Diagnostics Incontinence Premature Ejaculation Urology
ECG Vital Signs Monitor Infant Nutrition Professional Health Association Women's Health
Education Infant Sleep Prostate Cancer Wound Care



Past Medical Exhibition Attendees

Past attendees/participants at Rotorua GP CME include:

Abbott Point of Care
AbbVie Limited
ACCENT Health Recruitment
Accuro Health Insurance
Action Bicycle Club
AFT Pharmaceuticals
Airflow Products
Amtech Medical
ANZ Healthcare
Apex Medical
Arthritis New Zealand
Ashburn Clinic
Aspen Pharmacare
ASSA ABLOY New Zealand Limited
Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ
Atlantis Healthcare
Auckland Eye
Auckland UniServices Ltd
Australasian Menopause Society
Bank of New Zealand
Bay Audiology
Bayer Consumer Care
Bayer Consumer Health
Bayer New Zealand
Beat Bowel Cancer Aotearoa
Best Practice Software
Better Health Limited
Biomed Limited
Bio-Oil distributed by Douglas Pharmaceuticals
Blackmores New Zealand
BLIS Technologies
Boehringer Ingelheim
Bowel Cancer New Zealand
Breast Cancer Foundation NZ
BSN Medical
Cannasouth Plant Research New Zealand Limited
Canopy Cancer Care
Canterbury Health Laboratories
Canterbury Southern Community Laboratories
Capes Medical
Capri Hospital
CARE Medical
Care Pharmaceuticals
CBG Health Research - HealthStat
Centre for Advanced Medicine
Clarius Mobile Health
Clinicians owned by Douglas Pharmaceuticals
Coeliac New Zealand
Comprehensive Care
ConnectMed Ltd
Cooney Lees Morgan
Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition
Death Documents - Department of Internal Affairs
Deep Ltd
Defence Careers
Dilworth Hearing
DNA Diagnostics
Douglas Pharmaceuticals
DrInfo NZ
Eau Thermale Avène
EBOS Healthcare
Edensleep New Zealand
Eli Lilly
Esteem Healthcare
Eye Institute
FastPace Solutions
Fertility Associates
Fertility New Zealand
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare
Foot Mechanics
Frontier Medical - Pharmaco (NZ) Ltd
Functional & Integrative Medicine Ltd
Genea Oxford Fertility
Genea Oxford Women’s Health
GO Healthy NZ
Goodfellow Unit
Green Cross Health Medical Solutions

Hand Therapy New Zealand
Health Quality & Safety Commission
Health TV
HealthCare NZ
HealthKiosk Ltd
HealthyAccess Limited
Heart Foundation
HEINE Australia
Helius Therapeutics
HEP C Action Aotearoa
Hikurangi Cannabis Company
Homecare Medical
Hope for Hearts
Hydro Surf
Immunisation Advisory Centre
IMRmedical & LocumBank
Independent Living
InterMed Medical
Just a Thought, Wise Management Services Ltd
Konnect NET
La Roche-Posay
LEO Pharma
Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand
Life Lot NZ Limited
Life Unlimited
Lifestyle Insurance Consultants
Macular Degeneration New Zealand
Massey University
McLaren Medical
Medacs Healthcare
Medent Medical
MediBoard Ltd
Medical Books
Medical Cannabis Awareness New Zealand
Medical Devices and Testing Ltd
Medical One
Medical Protection Society
Medical Repair Service Ltd NZ
Medical Specialists & Hospitals NZ
MedicAlert® Foundation-New Zealand Inc.
Medicines New Zealand
Mediray New Zealand Ltd
Medtel NZ Ltd
Menarini New Zealand
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Social Development
MitoQ Ltd
MoleMap by Dermatologists
Motor Neurone Disease
Mylan NZ Ltd
Natural Fertility NZ
Neilmed Pharmaceuticals
Network Communication
New Zealand AIDS Foundation
New Zealand Association of Hand Therapists
New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation
New Zealand Defence Force
New Zealand Doctor Newspaper
New Zealand Gynaecological Foundation
New Zealand Medical and Scientific
New Zealand Medical Association
New Zealand Medical Cannabis Council
New Zealand Office Supplies
Nirvana Health Group
Northern Territory Medicare Local
Northern Territory PHN
Novartis New Zealand
Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals
Nutra-Life New Zealand
Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition
NZ Telehealth Resource Centre
NZ Transport Agency
NZ Wound Care Society

NZAF Te Toka
Ochre Recruitment
Osteopaths New Zealand
Pacific Edge Diagnostic
Pacific Radiology Group
Parent 2 Parent
Pegasus Health
Pfizer New Zealand
Pharma Health NZ Limited
Pharmaceutical Compounding NZ Ltd
Pharmaco (NZ) Ltd
PlatformPlus Ltd
Procare Health
Protec Solutions
Radiant Health
Radius Medical Group
Radix Nutrition
Rare Disorders New Zealand
Ready Press Print
REM Systems Limited
Research Review
REX Medical
Roche Diagnostics
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners
Rural Doctors Workforce Agency
Rural Medical Immersion Programme
Safe Network
Sensitive Choice
Seqirus NZ Ltd
Sexually Transmitted Infections Education Foundation
Skin Cancer College Australasia
Skin Shield Products
Sleep Well Clinic
Smith & Nephew
Smokefree Nurses Aotearoa/AUT University
Snorepro New Zealand Ltd
Solora Healthcare & Rehabilitation
Sound Business Systems
Southern Cross Health Society
Southern Cross Hospitals
Southern Health School
St Georges Cancer Care Centre
St John
Stallergenes Australia Pty Ltd
STAT Recruitment
Sugar Australia
Tamaki Health
TBI Health
Te Arai Biofarma
Tech Management Group
Teva Pharma
The Asthma Foundation
The Goodfellow Unit
The Hemp Foundation (CME)
The Hepatitis Foundation of NZ
The Pindrop Foundation
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners
Therapeutic Guidelines
Tilray Australia
Toniq Ltd
Triage Health
Triple0 Medical Recruitment
Triton Hearing
Tumanako Wellness Centre
University of Otago, Wellington
Urology 161
USL Medical
Valentina Technologies
Village Health
Virtual Reality For Vaccinations
Vivid Solutions
VP Success & Innovation, Vensa Health
W M Bamford & Co Ltd
Waikato Surgery
Weight Loss Surgery Ltd
Welch Allyn
West Coast District Health Board
Westpac Health
William Buck
William Buck Christmas Gouwland
Work and Income
Workbridge Inc
Worldwise Travellers
Wyeth Nutrition
Xlear NZ Ltd
ZOOM Health
ZOOM Pharmacy

If you are active in General Practice, GP CME provides a wide medical update, with clinically relevant content, over a compact time frame.  Together with a collegial atmosphere, this meeting is not to be missed.