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Get in quick, starts at 7pm!!

Get in quick, starts at 7pm!!Our first webinar of 2024 is on Triple negative breast cancer and it is on tonight.

You can still register to join us at 7pm and don’t forget to bring your questions for our Q&A session at the end.See you online: ow.ly/3LFE50QztaB ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago
Check out the incredible line up of speakers at the La Leche League NZ Conference taking place 19th - 21st April! Celebrating 60 years ✨
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Check out the incredible line up of speakers at the La Leche League NZ Conference taking place 19th - 21st April! Celebrating 60 years ✨

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2 days ago

A lot of women especially Maori & pacific, tend to not want to have their smear due to not liking the clamp, the invasion of someone in that area or even just the time it takes going in to get it done. ... See MoreSee Less

4 weeks ago
Call for participants!! Maternal mental health study 🦋

Researchers at AUT are wanting to hear from people who are or have been pregnant in the last two years, their support people and whānau, and/or healthcare professionals about their views and experiences around screening for mental health difficulties during and after pregnancy.

To find out more about the research study please click here: https://aut.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0HXyqbYhx952PvE

Participation in this research study is anonymous. If you have any questions or concerns about this research study, contact Dr Liesje Donkin at liesje.donkin@aut.ac.nz or on (021) 847 886, AUTEC Reference number 23/332.Image attachmentImage attachment

Call for participants!! Maternal mental health study 🦋

Researchers at AUT are wanting to hear from people who are or have been pregnant in the last two years, their support people and whānau, and/or healthcare professionals about their views and experiences around screening for mental health difficulties during and after pregnancy.To find out more about the research study please click here: aut.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0HXyqbYhx952PvEParticipation in this research study is anonymous. If you have any questions or concerns about this research study, contact Dr Liesje Donkin at [email protected] or on (021) 847 886, AUTEC Reference number 23/332. ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago
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Across the Generations: Commemorating 130 years of Women’s Suffrage in Aotearoa New Zealand, 19 September 2023 ... See MoreSee Less

4 months ago
Kia ora e te whānau, check out this research below from Massey University (Wellington Campus) on peoples use of menstruation apps. 

To take part, contact the research team directly at: MTAresearchproject@massey.ac.nz or scan the QR code for more info

Kia ora e te whānau, check out this research below from Massey University (Wellington Campus) on people's use of menstruation apps.

To take part, contact the research team directly at: [email protected] or scan the QR code for more info ... See MoreSee Less

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