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Top medical student Leilani Grace-Richardson’s speech | SunPix Awards 2020

Watch ProCare Pacific Top Year 5 Medical Student at the University of Auckland, Leilani-Grace Richardson's speech."Young Pasifika out there - consider a career in health. Know that we need you. We need more Pasifika doctors, more Pasifika nurses, more Pasifika midwives. There is support out there for you, and we are all strong together."#SunPixAwards2020

Dr Apisalome Talemaitoga’s speech | SunPix Awards 2020

Watch Pasifika Futures Pacific Health & Wellbeing Award Winner Dr Api Talemaitoga's speech. Dr Talemaitoga is Chief Advisor, Pacific at the Ministry of Health, Chair of the Pasifika GP Network and has two GP practices in Christchurch and South Auckland. During the Covid-19 lockdowns in New Zealand he could be seen on our screens giving crucial clinical information and messages of hope."Let's not lose our narrative. Let's take hold of it and own it. That's the way we'll go forward. Vinaka vakalevu."

Clinical Nurse Director Safaato’a Fereti’s speech | SunPix Awards 2020

Pasifika Futures Pacific Health & Wellbeing Award Winner Safaato’a (To'a) Fereti's speech. To'a is the Clinical Nurse Director of Medicine at Counties Manukau Health, Chair of the New Zealand Nursing Council and President of the Pan Pacific Nurses Association."It is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020, and the current Covid-19 pandemic has brought a focus on the vital work that nurses and midwives have done to respond to this calling."#SunPixAwards2020

Pasifika Medical Association CEO Debbie Sorenson’s speech | SunPix Awards 2020

Debbie Sorenson, CEO of the Pasifika Medical Association, accepts the PHARMAC Pacific Service Excellence Award. PMA has taken a leadership role during the Covid-19 pandemic, providing information, support and keeping our communities in touch with one another.

Meet the CEO of the Pasifika Medical Association | SunPix Awards 2020

Meet CEO Debbie Sorensen of the Pasifika Medical Association, recipient of the PHARMAC Pacific Service Excellence Award at the 2020 SunPix Pacific Peoples Awards. PMA took a leadership role during the Covid-19 lockdowns in Aotearoa providing information, support and keeping our communities in touch with one another.#SunPixAwards2020

Meet Clinical Nurse Director Safaato’a Fereti | SunPix Awards 2020

Meet Pasifika Futures Pacific Health & Wellbeing Award Winner Safaato’a (To'a) Fereti. As Clinical Nurse Director of Medicine at Counties Manukau Health, Chair of the New Zealand Nursing Council and President of the Pan Pacific Nurses Association, To'a has contributed significantly to multiple health projects locally and internationally and is a leader in the Covid-19 nursing response.#SunPixAwards2020

Meet health leader Dr Apisalome Talemaitoga | SunPix Awards 2020

Meet Pasifika Futures Pacific Health & Wellbeing Award Winner Dr Api Talemaitoga. Dr Talemaitoga is Chief Advisor, Pacific at the Ministry of Health, Chair of the Pasifika GP Network and has two GP practices in Christchurch and South Auckland. During the Covid-19 lockdowns in New Zealand he could be seen on our screens giving crucial clinical information and messages of hope.#SunPixAwards2020

Meet Top Pacific Medical Student Leilani-Grace Richardson | SunPix Awards 2020

Meet the 2020 ProCare Pacific Top Year 5 Medical Student at the University of Auckland, Leilani-Grace Richardson.#SunPixAwards2020

Tonga XIII too strong for Niue XIII at Mt Smart

Mt Smart hosted its first game of the calendar year as Niue Rugby League and Hakula Tonga went head to head as part of NZRL’s Clash of the Pacific Women’s Double Header. It didn’t take long for Tonga to break the deadlock as number 23 Alice Vailea took advantage of a great first set to […]