The RNZCGP is the professional body that provides training and ongoing professional development for general practitioners and rural hospital generalists, and sets standards for general practice.

Read issue four of the RNZCGP Digest

The latest issue of the RNZCGP Digest is packed with a selection of recent New Zealand and overseas journal articles and other publications that are of interest to those in the primary health care sector.

You can read the August issue here, and if you would like to be notified each time the RNZCGP Digest is published, email us at to subscribe.

The July issue of GP Pulse is here!

Our July issue of GP Pulse has a strong focus on the primary healthcare of young people.

We also introduce QA2QI (Quality Assurance to Quality Improvement), the new name for the Foundation Standard information system, countdown to the Conference for General Practice 2015, and lots more.

You can read the July issue here.






Introducing our newest Board member!

Dr Lauren McGifford was elected onto our Board in early August.

Lauren is a Medical Educator from Christchurch with over 20 years' experience in General Practice.

She has also been the lead Medical Educator in Canterbury for GPEP1 since 2011.

Read about Lauren and our other Board members here.


Thank you to everyone who attended the Conference for General Practice and the Quality Symposium this year.


Both events had a large number of attendees through the doors. The Air Force Museum was an amazing venue filled with character and history and it was great to be able to hold the Conference in Christchurch!