15th December 2017, Volume 130 Number 1467

Jennie Connor

New Zealand has a new government, elected on a commitment to refocus public policy on supporting and improving the lives of New Zealanders, with health, welfare and equity high in…

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Jennie Connor, Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin.


Professor Jennie Connor, Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, 18 Frederick St, Dunedin 9054.

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