CAPHIA 2018 New Zealand Public Health Teaching and Learning Forum Tuesday, 17 April 2018


The Mana Hauora Building at the South Campus of the Auckland University of Technology, 17 April 2018.

Forum Topics

  • Building and strengthening partnerships
  • Catering to student needs
  • Educating for the future in a dynamic world
  • Quality assurance and continuous quality improvement
  • Discerning technological opportunities
  • First peoples' public health curriculum development and teaching


Call for Abstracts for Papers and Workshops relating to the Forum theme

Abstracts are invited by Wednesday, 1 February 2018 for papers for the CAPHIA 2018 New Zealand Public Health Teaching & Learning Forum.  Expressions of interest are also invited from those wishing to organise and convene a limited number of workshop sessions.

Abstracts may be for oral presentations (10 minutes plus 4 minutes for questions) or workshops (30-60 minutes). Abstracts must use the template available at Two example abstracts with appropriate fonts, colours and line spacing are provided in the template document.

Abstracts should be sent to  Accepted papers will be confirmed before Early Bird Registration closes. 

CAPHIA works in partnership with the Public Health Indigenous Leaders Education (PHILE) Network and presentations related to First Peoples' public health curriculum development and teaching are encouraged.

Forum Registration & Early Bird Discount

The Registration Form is available at with a discount for Early Bird Registration until Wednesday, 15 February 2018. For more details, please contact Dr Devin Bowles 61 2 6171 1306 or

The Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australasia (CAPHIA)is the peak body representing institutions that teach and research public health in Australia and New Zealand (