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30 Years of NIHI Conference | Growing Health Innovation

Join us in celebrating 30 years of NIHI. Growing from humble beginnings, our ground-breaking work has shaped research, informed policy and driven innovation.

Find out more about our upcoming Conference here.







About NIHI

Our work is focused on preventing disease, improving people’s health, reducing health inequities and enabling the delivery of more effective and equitable healthcare.




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Our NIHI team consists of academic researchers, project managers, developers, data managers, biostatisticians and more.




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Karen, what were you doing 30 years ago?

It was the year that I qualified as a registered general nurse at the Royal London…


Three of our researchers, Professor Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Dr Leanne Young and Dr Helen Eyles, recently attended the Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa Co…


Books4Tonga is a charity that has been set up to establish village libraries in Tonga to enhance the writing, reading and speaking of English.


Hear from some of our participants in the video or check out the results with the Māori (in green) and Pasifika (in red) communities below.