There are outstanding New Zealanders who contribute to the recovery of those affected by addiction in multiple ways. Research, science, and policy when translated into clinical practice make a considerable contribution to the service-user experience. Also, health and allied health professionals and people in the community, who walk alongside the person on their recovery journey, contributing to the best possible outcomes.
The ‘Dapaanz Excellent Contribution to Addiction Practice Award’ will be awarded to a person who has made a significant contribution to improving outcomes for people affected by addiction. This award is not open to organisations.
Congratulations to 2017's winner: Shikha Mahajan - Arohata Drug Treatment Unit, Wellington
This award is open to all who have made a significant contribution to the betterment of addiction practice.
If this sounds like someone you know submit your nomination here
Nominations to be submitted between 1 March and 14 August 2018
The dapaanz Chair will award the winner at the Oscarz Awards Dinner
Nominees are invited to attend at member price