Joanne Baxter (University of Otago)

Joanne Baxter (University of Otago)

Associate Professor Joanne Baxter (Ngai Tahu, Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō) is the Associate Dean Māori for the Division of Health Sciences and the Dunedin School of Medicine. Joanne is a Public Health Medicine Physician and is the Director of Kōhatu, Centre for Hauora Māori and the Māori Health Workforce Development Unit at the University of Otago. Joanne’s research interests include Māori mental health, ethnic inequalities in health, medical education and indigenous health and Māori Health Workforce Development.