Dr Melissa McLeod

Dr Melissa McLeod is a Public Health Physician and epidemiologist at the University of Otago in Wellington. She teaches postgraduate epidemiology and general public health and brings rich research expertise in Māori health, epidemiology (including quantitative aspects of Kaupapa Māori research) and the investigation and elimination of ethnic health inequities in New Zealand. 

Mel has recently been involved in the PHARMAC review and was an appointed member of the Ministry of Health National Public Health Service Establishment Advisory Group Review. She also sits on the Bowel Screening Advisory Group.