The Allergist and Immunologist is a physician who specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the immune system which includes medical conditions such as asthma and eczema as well as specific allergies to foods, medicines, environmental agents such as pollen and insect stings. Allergists and Immunologists train as internists or paediatricians before undertaking further sub specialist training in the field of allergy and immunology.
The Bay of Plenty is a place of beautiful harbours, long white surf beaches and an easy going lifestyle. Situated on the north coast of the North Island of New Zealand, it lies east of the Kaimai - Mamaku Ranges and south of the Coromandel. It experiences the longest daily sunshine hours in New Zealand and some of the warmest weather.
The region offers excellent career opportunities for medical and health professionals in a selection of urban and rural hospitals and clinics offering a terrific range of clinical experience. There are also plenty of training jobs for junior doctors.
Here are some advantages of working in the Bay of Plenty:
- Hospitals part of University of Auckland Campus
- Registrar and House Officer posts accredited for postgraduate training for 6-12 months
- Regional general hospital experience
- Rural and remote medicine experience
- Cost of living lower than Auckland
- Excellent quality of life with plenty of leisure and cultural opportunities.
The city of Tauranga, located at the entrance to a beautiful natural harbour, is a thriving commercial centre with a passion for good food, wine and stylish shopping with a nautical theme.
Whakatane is the cultural hub of the Bay of Plenty and the gateway to White Island, New Zealand's only active offshore volcano. The warm waters in Whakatane are famous for deep sea fishing and the wharf is the base for wildlife cruises, volcano tours, and fishing boat charters.
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