Public Health department

Part of health sciences at AUT, the Public Health department covers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate progrmmes - from health promotion and public health to emergency management, and health care ethics.

Our academic staff are widely known for their expertise across the field of public health, and our coursework and research programmes attract local and international students and academics. The programmes strengthen practice and research expertise in public health, health promotion, emergency and disaster management, and health law and ethics.

Research in health sciences

We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across health sciences.

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Research associations

The National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research contributes to the reduction of health disparities and improves the health of New Zealanders.

Mikael Raffael T Abaya
Therese Lam
Ayan Said

Contact us

Moira Wright
Administration Coordinator
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7763

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Radilaite Cammock
Radilaite Cammock
Fijian reproductive health worse in NZ
28 Mar, 2018
A new study shows that indigenous Fijian women living in New Zealand are not benefitting from the higher level of resources available.