Completed Projects

Examples from the range of completed projects

Whakatau Mai Ra: The impacts of gambling for Mäori communities, whänau, häpu, iwi (2006/08)
Te Runanga o Kirikiriroa Research Unit, (Naina Watene) contract with MoH –Ngati Porou Hauora focus groups (Mark Iles, NPH research assistant).

Diabetes Prevalence Surveys and Evaluations of Ngati and Healthy community based intervention to prevent type 2 diabetes in Maori (2002/10)
NPH in partnership with University of Otago Edgar National Centre for Diabetes Research (Prof J Mann, Dr K Coppell and Dr D Tipene-Leach, Dr S Abel, Terry Ehau, H Pahau, Mark Iles et al).

Manaakitia Te Rawa Kore Supporting the Disempowered (2007) Journal paper on advocacy for sinking lid policy for pokies in the Gisborne District
Ngati Porou Hauora (Dr Harré Hindmarsh, Bill Aston & Connie Henare). Paper published in International Journal on Mental Health and Addiction (IJMA), Vol 5, 4, October 2007. www.ijma.com

Diabetes Cohort Study (2004/09)
Auckland Medical School and Wellington School of Medicine, Department of General Practice, (Dr Raina Elley with Drs Tim Kenealy, Sue Crengle, Dale Bramley and Ngaire Kerse)

Warfarin Management Clinical Improvement Project and Evaluation (2007-11)
NPH in partnership with ROCHE Diagnostics NZ (Bronwyn Sheppard), Dr P. Harper, and Flinders University (Dr Mark Shepherd).

Geographic Access to Prescribed Medicines in Te Tairawhiti (2011/12)
HRC Maori Health Summer Research Student Internship, University of Otago School of Pharmacy (Prof Norris, Andrew Andrew Davis, Dr Horsburgh, Shirley Keown)

Gout Health Information Resources: Review of Effectiveness and Accessibility (2011/12)
MoH contract with Workbase (Susan Reid) – NPH key informant interviews.