New members appointed to the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee

20 Aug 2012 | Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee

Three new appointments have been made to the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (CYMRC).

The new members bring considerable knowledge and experience to the Committee, which collects and reviews information on the deaths of children and young people with the aim of preventing future deaths.

Mr Tamati Cairns has an extensive history as a Māori advisor and kaumātua for a number of different organisations; Dr Terryann Clark is an expert in adolescent health, with a particular focus on Māori adolescent health; and Dr Stuart Dalziel is a specialist paediatrician with sub-specialty training in paediatric emergency medicine.

For more information about the committee go to About Us in the CYMRC section of the website.

Last updated 20/08/2012