Free “Lunch and Learn NZ” Zoom Series

Free “Lunch and Learn NZ” Zoom Series

4th November, 2022

The Child Development and Disability Clinical Network of Paediatric Society of New Zealand is running monthly Zoom interprofessional “Lunch and Learn NZ” series. The focus of this initiative is to foster inter-professional learning, networking and national discussion on supporting children with developmental differences and their whānau.

Objective: The Lunch and Learn series provide regular opportunity to connect professionals across New Zealand and share learnings related to their clinical and research initiatives across the disability sectors. The presenters cover a variety of topics relevant to the multiple professionals involved in the healthcare and education of this group of children, parents and advocates. The educational sessions are followed by knowledge translation sessions focusing on “how to implement” the learning in to clinical practice. These sessions also critically discuss inequity issues in accessing healthcare for children with disabilities and their whānau.

Audience:  Anyone is welcome to attend such as people with disabilities, parents, advocates, health professionals involved in working with children from occupational therapy, physiotherapy, nursing, developmental paediatrics, orthopaedic surgery and policy analysis backgrounds.

Join Session:  The Zoom sessions are held on the second Tuesday of each month (Feb -Nov) at 12pm (New Zealand time).

The regular Zoom link to join the session is:

Join discussion board:  To stimulate further discussion on a topic, a Padlet page is created for each presented topic alongside the session.

Padlet page:


Watch previous lunch and learn sessions on YOUTUBE

All our Lunch and Learn sessions are recorded and shortly made available publicly via a YouTube link. Please check out our dedicated Lunch and Learn youtube channel.

Youtube Link:


Get in touch: We welcome your active participation and comments or suggestions. Please complete a short survey to join the email list to know about Lunch and Learn sessions and/or to present at the Lunch and Learn series. Survey link: