Te Poutoko Ora a Kiwa

Centre for Pacific and Global Health

Setting a global standard for Pacific health research.

Te Poutoko Ora a Kiwa is the world’s first research centre with a focus on Pacific and global health.

 

Our research is dedicated to creating impact and action, boldly collaborating with a trusted network to help our Pacific communities thrive.

Featured Research Projects

Pacific Mental Health Survey

Assessing mental health needs across the Pacific region.

Pacific Contribution to the NZ COVID-19 Response

Improving infectious disease prevention and management for Pacific communities.

Hawke’s Bay after Cyclone Gabrielle

Understanding the impact of Cyclone Gabrielle on health and wellbeing.

Support Te Poutoko Ora a Kiwa

Your generosity helps us take huge strides forward in positively impacting the health of our Pacific communities.

Our Partnerships

Our research is carried out in collaboration with an extensive and growing network of partners across the Pacific region and beyond.

Our Partnerships

Our research is carried out in collaboration with an extensive and growing network of partners across the Pacific region and beyond.

Our People

A world-class team redefining Pacific health research excellence.

Associate Professor Sir Collin Tukuitonga

Co-Director

Associate Professor Judith McCool

Co-Director

Dr. Roannie Ng Shiu

Co-Director

Become an Affiliate

If you’d like to be more involved or connected to our research, we welcome University of Auckland staff, academics, honorary academics and District Health Board staff to sign up as affiliates.

 

Scholarships

We offer two full doctoral-level scholarships to help build the Pacific health researchers and experts of tomorrow.

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