Professor, the University of Otago, Co-director, Genomics Aotearoa
Director Evidence, Research & Clinical Trials,Te Whatu Ora
Dr Robyn Whittaker is the Director, Evidence Research and Clinical Trials in Te Whatu Ora. She is a public health physician and adjunct Professor, National Institute for Health Innovation at the University of Auckland. Her research interests are in digital health programmes, artificial intelligence in healthcare, and innovation in health in general. She leads a new national team in Te Whatu Ora that aims to streamline research approval processes and support research and evaluation being conducted within our health services.