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the world’s leading health problems

using mobile technology

At NIHI we measure our success by our contribution to improving people's health in New Zealand and around the globe


Dr Robyn Whittaker (Associate Professor Health Informatics & Technology, NIHI & Clinical Director of Innovation, Waitemata DHB) talks about 'mHealth Transforming Health Care' at the Emerging Tech Health symposium, HiNZ, Christchurch 22 May 2018


18 April 2019 Each bottle of beer you drink and steak you eat could be increasing your risk of bowel cancer, new research has found.  Dr Kathryn Bradbury, from NIHI and University of Auckland, found people who consumed red meat even within recommended daily guidelines had a 20 per cent higher chance of developing bowel cancer than those who ate one-third as much. 
Recently, some of our researchers worked closely with the team at Hāpai Te Hauora to look at how Auckland could work to reach the government’s goal of Smokefree 2025. ​
18 April 2019 “They didn’t treat us as unfit people. They treated us as equals. They saw us as a group of guys prepared to come, listen and change.” ​