Registrations are now open for the 2015 Waitangi Symposium. This is to be held on the 17th October. The theme of the conference is "the future of general practice in Northland". The morning session consists of two panel sessions. In the first panel session the future of general practice is debated and in the second panel session rural SLAT issues and after hours in general are debated. The afternoon consists of presentations from the future of general practice - local Northland general practice registrars, as well as invited speakers who will give some brief clinical updates. The programme is to be found on this link. The cost of the symposium is only $60. Practice nurses are welcome.