Released: AYA Cancer Network Aotearoa Annual Work Programme July 2021 - June 2022

Please find enclosed our National Strategy for the period from July 2021 to June 2022.

The Annual Work Plan describes key components of work and activity from the Action Plan 2020-2025 and what we aim to achieve over the next year.

We are committed to carrying out the work projects and activities described in the Annual Work Programme in alignment with our goal for the AYA Cancer National Action Plan 2020-2025.

Heidi Watson

The Clinical Leader is responsible for providing clinical leadership and national oversight of the network .

Heidi is a passionate and experienced health professional with a strong clinical, education and leadership background. Her enthusiasm for, and commitment to youth health has focused on improving the outcomes of youth with cancer and chronic health conditions. Previously, Heidi held the position of AYA Cancer Nurse Specialist for Auckland District Health Board. Alongside her AYA clinical leadership role she holds a youth health academic position at the University of Auckland.