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NZCMM Winter Retreat 2024

June 21 @ 8:00 am - June 23 @ 5:00 pm

Winter Retreat 2024

Registration is now OPEN for the Winter Retreat in Christchurch. Please complete the registration form for processing


  • Full Member Registration: $475.00+GST per person (includes three event days)
  • Day Only Member Registration: $225.00+GST per person
  • Full Non Member Registration: $575.00+GST (includes three event days)
  • Day Only Non Member Registration: $300.00+GST per person


  • Tickets for the dinner on Friday evening are not include in the cost of registration. Tickets for yourself and partners may be purchased for $80.00+GST per person. The venue is the Waipuna Hotel & Conference Centre, Auckland.

All cancellations must be made in writing to events@nzcmm.org.nz. Cancellations made by 12 May 2024 will be refunded, less $75.00 to cover administration costs. After this date, no refunds will be made. All refunds will be processed after the meeting. If, for reasons beyond the control of the NZCMM, the event is cancelled, registration fees will be refunded after deduction of expenses already incurred.

Neurobiology of Pain; and Hip and Shoulder Joint Assessment and Management

Following is the preliminary programme, which may change.

Friday 21 June 2024

8.00am Registration
8.30am Welcome Dr Mark Johnston
10.00am Morning Tea
1.00pm Lunch
3.00pm Afternoon Tea
5.00pm Conclusion of the Day
6.30pm Dinner

Saturday 22 June 2024

8.30am Welcome And Review Of Day 1
10.00am Morning Tea
12.30pm Lunch
3.00pm Afternoon Tea
5.00pm Conclusion of the Day

Sunday 23 June 2024

Manual Therapy Workshop
IPM Management Workshop
12.30pm Conclusion Of The Day


Everyone is expected to bring a Case Presentation or an Audit (or 2).

Case Presentation: 10 minutes total (5 mins on a case with 5mins of available evidence (Level 4 acceptable)

  • The > 50s:  ‘A Special Clinical Gem’.  Something special (history or treatment ‘trick’) that you wish to share with the others while you still can.
  • Others:  ‘A Case when my newly acquired Musc Med Knowledge helped’

Audit:  10 – 20 minutes presentation of personal practice audit.

  • How successful are you? Does your ‘special’ technique work? How accurate are you with your nerve compression level guesstimates?

Please submit the following no later than Friday 31 May 2024, so your presentation day and time may be confirmed.

  • Title of presentation
  • Short Abstract: 50-100 words
  • PPT: 3 slides only, 16:9 ratio.

Should you have any questions about this request, please do not hesitate to contact events@nzcmm.org.nz.

Commodore Hotel
449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

Commodore Hotel is minutes away from the Christchurch Airport and 10 minutes away from the CBD.

A free airport shuttle is available.

Check-IN: 2.00pm
Check-OUT: 10.00am

A special accommodation rate of $225.00 incl GST has been confirmed at the Commodore Hotel (based on availability). Please book directly with the hotel quoting reference 5529036 (tiffanyboa@commodorehotel.co.nz).


June 21 @ 8:00 am
June 23 @ 5:00 pm


Commodore Airport Hotel
449 Memorial Avenue
Christchurch, Canterbury 8053 New Zealand
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03 358 8129
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New Zealand College of Musculoskeletal Medicine
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