News Video | Policy | GPs | Hospitals | Medical | Mental Health | Welfare | Search

 

North Shore: Public Meeting on MeNZB

Meningococcal B Vaccine

Are We Being Informed?

Public Meeting

SPEAKER - RON LAW

Independent risk and policy analyst and member of expert group appointed by the Ministry of Health to advise on the reporting of medical injury in the health system. (with power-point presentation)

TOPIC

The MeNZB(tm) vaccine: Is it necessary? Is it effective? Is it safe?

The MoH expert advisors said, "We are concerned at the lack of efficacy data... our concerns must be on Informed Consent forms given to parents."

Date THURSDAY 18 August 2005

Time 7.15-9.30pm

Venue Rose Garden Community Centre, School Road, Belmont, (In front of Belmont Primary School, halfway between Devonport and Takapuna).

Entry $5.00 or donation - All Welcome!

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Legendary Bassist David Friesen Plays Wellington’s Newest Jazz Venue

Friesen is touring New Zealand to promote his latest album Another Time, Another Place, recorded live at Auckland's Creative Jazz Club in 2015. More>>

Howard Davis Review: The Father - Descending Into The Depths of Dementia

Florian Zeller's dazzling drama The Father explores the effects of a deeply unsettling illness that affects 62,000 Kiwis, a number expected to grow to 102,000 by 2030. More>>


Howard Davis Review: Blade Runner Redivivus

When Ridley Scott's innovative, neo-noir, sci-fi flick Blade Runner was originally released in 1982, at a cost of over $45 million, it was a commercial bomb. More>>

14-21 October: New Zealand Improv Festival In Wellington

Imagined curses, Shibuya’s traffic, the apocalypse, and motherhood have little in common, but all these and more serve as inspiration for the eclectic improvised offerings coming to BATS Theatre this October for the annual New Zealand Improv Festival. More>>

ALSO:

Bird Of The Year Off To A Flying Start

The competition asks New Zealanders to vote for their favourite bird in the hopes of raising awareness of the threats they face. More>>

Scoop Review Of Books:
K Emma Ng's Old Asian, New Asian

This book, written by a young second-generation Chinese New Zealander, gives many examples of the racism that Asian New Zealanders experience. More>>

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION