Kirstin has a background in public health medicine, psychology and computer science. She has an MSc in Public Health from the University of Edinburgh, as well as a BSc from Auckland University. She has recently completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics. Before joining the team in 2015, she worked in many different parts of the health sector in New Zealand in a variety of roles.
Domain lead: Alcohol-related harm, Animals and human health
Domain second: Population vulnerability, Transport & Border health