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Dr Lis Ellison

PhD (Massey)
Te Ātiawa, Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Ngāti Raukawa

Lis is an epidemiologist with expertise in the areas of health inequities, access to care, chronic disease – specifically cancer and respiratory conditions – and health system performance. She also has a wider focus on Māori and Pasifika research/health development particularly in relation to primary health care given the significant contribution that Māori and Pasifika provider organisations make to population health and health service provision in Aotearoa New Zealand.