2014

During 2014, GSK New Zealand provided $147,043.94 in either financial support or donations to the following patient and community groups:

Patient/community group Purpose of donation/financial support Amount provided
ADHB Charitable Trust Financial support for the OMIVI Phase 1 publication in Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health $3,547
Asthma Auckland Educational Grant Financial support for Asthma Auckland’s radio advertising for Winter 2014 $5,000
Asthma New Zealand NEAT/COPD Asthma Auckland educational grant for the COPD nursing course held in April 2014 $3,000
Body Positive NZ Inc Sponsorship of information resource booklet on HIV, with a focus on reducing stigma and discrimination $15,000
Body Positive NZ Inc Support for patient educational activities organised by the HIV-positive patients association $15,000
Body Positive NZ Inc Grant for the HIV Treatments update meeting which is attended by HCPs, patients and other interested parties $5,000
Immunisation Advisory Centre Sponsorship of IMAC event to be held in Auckland on 12 November 2014 $4,000
KidsCan Sponsorship payment as part of partnership between KidsCan and GSK New Zealand to aid support of disadvantaged Kiwi kids $50,000
Paediatric Society New Zealand Sponsorship of annual meeting to discuss infection diseases and immunisation issues that directly impact on paediatrics $7,200
Paediatric Society New Zealand Sponsorship of the PSNZ New Investigators Award - the winner of the award receives $2,500 of prize money $2,500
Positive Women Bronze sponsorship of Positive Women's HIV Women's Seminar 2014 $2,000
Respiratory Nurses Section of TSANZ Financial support of annual conference held in conjunction with TZANZ ASM 2014 $15,000
Rotary International Sponsorship of flight costs to attend the Rotary polio eradication conference in Lahore, Pakistan $1,000
The Paediatric Society of New Zealand Financial prize to the winner of the Paediatric Society of New Zealand New Investigator Award in the abstract research prize $2,500
Youthline Annual sponsorship of the Youthline 0800 number [costs for Jan/Feb/March/April/May 2014] $8,254.51
Youthline Annual sponsorship of the Youthline 0800 number [costs for June/July/August 2014] $7683.21
Youthline Annual sponsorship of the Youthline 0800 number [costs for September/October/November 2014] $8042.43