2019-06-05 Recognising the Children in Child Health: Children’s Experiences of Rheumatic Fever Prevention in Aotearoa New Zealand

Starship Wednesday Paediatric Update

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
Big Rangitoto Room, Lab Plus
8.00 – 9.00am

Recognising the Children in Child Health: Children’s Experiences of Rheumatic Fever Prevention in Aotearoa New Zealand

Presenter: Dr Julie Spray, Research Fellow, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland

Julie recently completed her PhD in anthropology at the University of Auckland. Specialising in childhood and medical anthropology, she has an inter-disciplinary background combining creative arts, biological and social anthropology as well as public health and education. She has previously held a research fellowship at Te Kupenga Hauora Māori [Māori Health] at the University of Auckland, and is currently a Research Fellow in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, also at the University of Auckland.