Karanga at Otakau MaraeHe Oranga Kāhui Māori provides advice and direction to Healthier Lives on realising Vision Mātauranga as it impacts on:

  • Our research plan and strategy
  • Reducing Māori health inequalities
  • Building Māori research capacity and capability
  • Pathways for implementing research and the two-way exchange of knowledge

More about Vision Mātauranga

Our members have involvement in research or healthcare in New Zealand:

  • Dr Amohia Boulton
    Ngāti Ranginui, Ngai Te Rangi, Ngāti Pukenga, Ngāti Mutunga
  • Dr Lorraine Brooking
    Ngāti Porou, Ngāriki ki Mangatū, Te Aitanga-A-Mahaki, Ngāi Tuhoe, Ngāti Pikiao
  • Donna Matahaere-Atariki
    Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Ruanui, Nga Rauru, Te Atiawa
  • Andrew Sporle
    Rangitāne, Ngati Apa Te Rarawa

Healthier Lives would particularly like to  thank the Interim Kāhui members who provided advice during our establishment phase:

  • Professor Helen Moewaka-Barnes (chair)
  • Garrick Cooper
  • Distinguished Prof Richard Faull
  • Moe Milne