2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

The 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting and Annual General Meeting meeting will be held at the Distinction Hotel in Hamilton, 1-4 May 2018


Key dates are:


Registrations/abstracts open:  1 November 2017

Abstract closing date:  5pm 23 February 2018, no extension will be given

Abstract decision advice date: 16 March 2018

Conference grant closing date: 16 March 2018

Early bird registration ends: 23 March 2018

Registrations close: 13 April 2018

Information and registration can be found at:  2018 ASM

Bob Smith Lecture

Applications, with support from a member of the Executive close 30 November at 5pm. 


 VDR statistics as at December 2016 

VDR Statistics from Ministry of Health by DHB

VDR Statistics from Ministry of Health - age/ethnicity


New Zealand National Integrated Knowledge, Skills & Career Framework for Diabetes Dietitians 

Endorsed document











2016 Annual Scientific Meeting 4-6 May 2016, Rotorua, study days 3 May

Enquiries to Ali Copeman

P: +64 3 474 5165 | M: +64 27 474 9887 | W:

Registration opened: 2 November 2015

Early bird registration closes: 29 March 2016

Registration closes: 18 April 2016

Site Register here


Abstract submission closed: 26 FEBRUARY 2016



Living Well With Diabetes

This dedicated national diabetes plan was developed to address one of New Zealand’s most serious health issues. The plan was designed with considerable input from people who have diabetes and from the health workforce who care for them.

This National Strategy was launched at Counties on Friday 16 October, by the Minister of Health, click to view a compact copy



Diabetes Work Programme



If you would like to make a donation to the Society, please follow the link:



Virtual Diabetes Register 2013

Health Improvementy and Innovation Resource Centre - The latest health information at your fingertips HIIRC



“Primary Care Nursing e-Resource”

NZSSD announces a new resource for Primary Health Care Nurses to build knowledge in diabetes care



Awards and grants closing soon and available to financial members:

NZSSD professional development award - applications close 1 August, 1 November, 1 February and 1 May see "awards and grants" for further information




discuss with your local provider / DHB for further information

For the latest on nurse prescribing update

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