Post by Kiwi Frontline on Jul 9, 2019 17:11:21 GMT 12
PHARMAC AND NGĀ POU MANA (NPM) ARE CALLING FOR SCHOLARSHIP AWARD NOMINATIONS
PHARMAC and Ngā Pou Mana (NPM) are calling for scholarship award nominations for Māori kaimahi, students and community members who have had a positive impact on whānau, hapū and iwi.
Dr Teah Carlson, Chairperson of NPM, says “the awards are to support Māori allied health workforce development, so that people can continue study, to grow professional and cultural practice. The awards will provide much needed tautoko and manaaki for Māori kaimahi to continue their ongoing development.”
Dr Teah Carlson says “we recognise that the health workforce is changing with new professional roles such as Whānau Ora, the revitalisation of rongoā Māori practices, and Iwi and kaupapa Māori services.
“We support kaupapa Māori ‘ways of being’ and believe they can transform the health system......