Training
training

Masters in Public Health (MPH) Theses

Current

Completed

Masters in Public Health (MPH) Theses based in other Research Groups and Institutions

Current

Completed

Doctoral Research Fellows (PhD)

Current

Ruth Hinz

Title: Occupational exposures and possible health effects from residue chemicals in workers handling imported or fumigated containers or goods.

Supervisors: Jeroen Douwes, Andrea 't Mannetje, Bill Glass.

Grace Chen

Title: Occupational and environmental risk factors for Motor Neurone Disease (MND) in New Zealand

Supervisors: Jeroen Douwes, Dave McLean, Leonard van den Berg (University Medical Centre, Utrecht, Netherlands).

Hana Tuisano

Title: Understanding and addressing the impacts of obesity on Pasifika people in Aotearoa/New Zealand

Supervisors: Ridvan (Riz) Tupai-Firestone, Anna Matheson (School of Health, Victoria University ), Lis Ellison-Loschmann.

Danielle Prapavessis

Title: The role of youth empowerment interventions in Pasifika communities to co-develop community-based interventions that encourage healthy lifestyles and the reduction of prediabetes.

Supervisors: Ridvan (Riz) Tupai-Firestone, Barry Borman.

Lucy Barnes

Title: Occupational risk factors for Cardiovascular Disease (Provisional title)

Supervisors: Jeroen Douwes, Andrea 't Mannetje, Amanda Eng.

Veisinia Pulu-Lakai

Title: Co-designing a community-based intervention program for prediabetes.

Supervisors: Ridvan (Riz) Tupai-Firestone, Barry Borman, Jemaima Tiatia-Seath (Te Wānanga o Waipapa, School of Māori Studies and Pacific Studies, University of Auckland.).

Sharan Ram

Title: Antibiotics in the first years of life: a risk factor for chronic childhood conditions?

Supervisors: Andrea 't Mannetje, Jeroen Douwes, Marine Corbin.

Gavin Faeamani

Title: Lifestyle program for Pacific communities

Supervisors: Ridvan (Riz) Tupai-Firestone, Sunia Foliaki, Nia Aitaoto (Centre for Pacific Islander Health, University of Utah).

Hajar Ali

Title: Neurogenic Mechanisms in Asthma

Supervisors: Jeroen Douwes, Collin Brooks.

Completed

Submitted and awarded in 2018

Jonathan Coakley

Title: Biological monitoring of persistent organic pollutants.

Supervisors: Andrea 't Mannetje, Barry Borman, Jochen Mueller (National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, University of Queensland, Australia).

Samuel Keer

Title: Neurotoxic and other health effects of occupational exposures to solvents and hazardous agents

Supervisors: Jeroen Douwes, Dave McLean, Bill Glass.

Doctoral Research Fellows (PhD) based in other Research Groups and Institutions

Current

Caroline Fyfe

Title: An investigation into the impact of EECA subsidised insulation on the health of residents.

Supervisors: Philippa Howden-Chapman (University of Otago), Jeroen Douwes, Lucy Telfar-Barnard (University Of Otago).

Brendan Stevenson (Research Centre for Māori Health and Development)

Title: Te Hoe Nuku Roa

Supervisors: Barry Borman, Chris Cunningham (Research Centre for Māori Health and Development, Massey University).

Phoebe Taptiklis

Title: Assessing the relationship between home maintenance and indoor dampness.

Supervisors: Robyn Phipps ( School of Engineering & Advance Technology, Massey University ), Jeroen Douwes, Mark Jones (BRANZ).

Completed

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Current

Completed