Claire Doole

Senior Lecturer - Nursing

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7135


Physical Address:
Room AA245
North Shore Campus
90 Akoranga Drive
North Shore City

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Teaching Areas:

Nursing with a community focus; Maori health, primary health care and population health

Research Areas:

Racism, development of critical consciousness, Te Tiriti o Waitangi application in practice, Long term conditions

Research Summary:

Approaches to countering institutional racism and inequity in public health policy and funding

The meaning people make of their situation, social context and relationships following a diagnosis of lymphoedema

Current Research Projects:

How do people live with a diagnosis of lymphoedema?


  • Berghan, G., Came, H., Coupe, N., Doole, C., Fay, J., McCreanor, T., & Simpson, T. (2017). Te Tiriti-based health promotion practice. Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand: STIR: Stop Institutional Racism. Accessed from:
  • Came, H., Doole, C., McKenna, B., & McCreanor, T. (2017). Institutional racism in public health contracting: Findings of a nationwide survey from New Zealand (in press). Social Science and Medicine, DOI:
  • Came, H., McCreanor, T., Doole, C., & Simpson, T. (2016). Realising the rhetoric: Refreshing public health providers' efforts to honour Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Ethnicity & Health, 22(2). doi:10.1080/13557858.2016.1196651
  • Came, H., Rawson, E., McCreanor, T., & Doole, C. (2016). The New Zealand Health Strategy 2016: Whither health equity? New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1447), 72-77.
  • Wong, G., Tasi-Mulitao, L. -L., Hikuroa, E., & Doole, C. (2011). Thousands of nurses trained to give nicotine replacement therapy. L.O.G.I.C.  Journal of the NZ College of Primary Health Care Nurses, NZNO, 10(3), 16-17.