Story: Pacific Island health

Pacific nursing graduates (2nd of 3)

Pacific nursing graduates

The first graduates from Whitireia Community Polytechnic's Bachelor of Nursing (Pacific) programme pose for a group photograph in 2007. The programme's curriculum was specific to Pacific students and encouraged them to hold onto their culture and values in the profession.

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Colin Tukuitonga, 'Pacific Island health - Risk factors and health service delivery', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 January 2021)

Story by Colin Tukuitonga, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 9 Jan 2019