Research and Evaluation

Evaluation of New Zealand’s four regional cancer networks for Cancer Control New Zealand

Development of an Education and Training Strategy for antenatal and newborn screening programmes for the Ministry of Health based on key informant interviews

Development, analysis and reporting on a  survey of NGO relationships with DHBs and the Ministry of Health for the NGO Working Group

Evaluation consultancy to the Public Health Units of Nelson Marlborough District Health Board including development of evaluation design and methodological tools, analysis and report writing for the evaluation of various public health programmes including infant oral health, breastfeeding supportive environments, Action for Healthy Children cross-sectoral initiative, physical activity in schools, role of health promoters in schools, role of sexual health promoter, Picton health needs assessment, literacy initiative

Research and writing of a report on health and disability NGO workforce issues for the NGO Working Group

International literature review and comparative analysis of community renewal initiatives for Housing New Zealand Corporation

Feasibility study for Waitemata District Health Board on the option of sharing management services between developing Primary Health Organisations (PHOs) in the region

Lead researcher and writer of three briefing papers for the Cancer Control Trust on implementation considerations for the New Zealand Cancer Control Strategy

Evaluation of the Northern DHB Support Agency Ltd (NDSA) one year out from establishment to determine the future direction for the organisation

Undertaking a health needs assessment for the Nelson Marlborough District Health Board, including conducting interviews and writing a report