The Team


Director
Dr Nikki Turner
MBChB, MPH, Dip Obs, DCH, FRNZCGP


Well Child Tamariki Ora Facilitator / Clinical Advisor
Dr Marguerite Dalton
MBChB, DCH, DCCH, BSc, FRCPCH, FRACP


Director of Immunisation
Research and Vaccinology

Helen Petousis-Harris
PhD, MRSNZ


National Manager
Loretta Roberts
RN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Co-ordination Team

Regional Immunisation Advisors

Northern Region
Georgina Gymer
RN

Midland Region
Asmitha Patchay
RN, MN (Clinical),
PG CertMgt

Central Region
Bernadette Heaphy
RN, PGDipHsc (Nursing), BN

South Island
Anna Wall
RN

 

 

 

 

National Education & Training

Education & Training Coordinator /
0800 Immunisation Advisor

Trish Wells-Morris
RN, RM, PGDipN

Education Administrator 
Sarah Dingle

Office Assistant
Chelce Marshall

 

 

 

 

National Communications Team

0800 Team Leader /
0800 Immunisation Advisor

Leeann Knight
RN, PGCertHSc, BN

0800 Immunisation Advisor / Technical Writer
Karin Batty
RN, PGCertHSc, PBCertCardiothoracicN, AdvCertMgt

0800 Immunisation Advisor
Robyn Johnson
RN, PGCertHSc, BHSc (Nursing)

0800 Immunisation Advisor
Jan Apps
RN

Central & Southern Regions
Immunisation Education Facilitator / 0800 Immunisation Advisor

Bernie Costello
RN, Diploma Midwifery, BA Social Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Influenza Specialist Group

Chair
Barbara McArdle
BHSc, MCE

Support
Erin Gillette

 

 

 

 

Education Team

Northern Region
Immunisation Education Facilitator

Jacqui Wallace
RN, PGCertPHC, BN

Central Region - Waikato
Immunisation Education Facilitator

Maria Crawford
RcompN, BN, PGDipN

Central Region - Taranaki
Immunisation Education Facilitator

Trish Wells-Morris
RN, RM, PGDipN

Northern Region
Pacific Immunisation Educator

Anna Faalenuu
RCompN, PGCert Well Child, MClinN

Midland Region
Māori Immunisation Facilitator

Mitch Fray
RCompN, BMid

Central & Southern Regions
Immunisation Education Facilitator

Bernie Costello
RN, Diploma Midwifery, BA Social Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Team

Director of Immunisation Research and Vaccinology
Helen Petousis-Harris
PhD, MRSNZ

Research Fellow
Janine Paynter
PhD

Research Fellow
Sarah Radke
PhD, MSPH

Director
Immunisation Advisory Centre

Nikki Turner
MBChB, MPH, Dip Obs, DCH, FRNZCGP

Researcher / Clinical Advisor
Gary Reynolds
PhD, MBChB, FRNZCGP

 

Project Manager
Donna Watson
MA(Psych)

Project Manager
Barbara McArdle
BHSc, MCE

Medical Writer
Mary Nowlan
PhD